Sophisticated Clayton is home to St. Louis County government and a collection of boutiques, galleries, hotels and restaurants known throughout the region. At every corner in the bustling district, you’ll find places to eat, drink, shop and stay.
Tucked between gleaming high-rises, local boutiques, historic homes and sprawling Shaw Park lie an array of unique restaurants, coffee shops and bars: At its core, the city of Clayton is an all-day destination packed with plenty to see, do and, of course, eat and drink.
The Saint Louis Art Fair, rated tops in the nation, attracts more than 150,000 people to Clayton’s streets each September. Other special events include the Taste of Clayton food festival, Gallery Nights receptions in the area’s art galleries, a seasonal farmers market, Parties in the Park cocktail gatherings each spring and summer and The Big Read literary festival in the fall.