Soulard

Recently, Tom Gullickson, of 1860 Saloon, Gameroom & Hardshell Cafe in Historic Soulard, took a walking tour of the neighborhood with Tony Boehm

The video of the walk was posted on the 1860s Facebook page and embraced immediately.  St. Louisans love their history and appreciate Tom’s knowledge of and passion for this St. Louis area gem. ST LOUIS, MO – This historic neighborhood is vibrant and thrives today for many reasons. The people who live and work in Historic … Continue reading Recently, Tom Gullickson, of 1860 Saloon, Gameroom & Hardshell Cafe in Historic Soulard, took a walking tour of the neighborhood with Tony Boehm

Sample Soulard Sunday

ST. LOUIS, MO – Enjoy a beautiful afternoon in the Historic Soulard neighborhood! Over 20 restaurants & bars will participate in this weekend’s Annual Sample Soulard Sunday.  Eat and drink in Soulard while raising money for Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis. It will be Sunday, June 3rd from 11am to 5pm.  Each “Taste Booklet” will offer 6 food tastes … Continue reading Sample Soulard Sunday

SEC Fans Head To 1860 Saloon For The Whole Hoops Experience

ST. LOUIS, MO/March 8, 2018 (STL.News) – SEC fans, 1860 Saloon has a great St. Louis experience for you during your basketball-related fun! Popular bar/restaurant close to downtown. Check.  Live Blues and Classic Rock music. Check. And awesome New Orleans-influenced Cajun and Creole menu, with favorite local brewers’ brands. Check. On Thursday and Friday afternoon, … Continue reading SEC Fans Head To 1860 Saloon For The Whole Hoops Experience

1860s Mardi Gras Tent Event is ready for 2018!

ST. LOUIS, MO/January 16, 2018 (STL.News) 1860 Saloon, Game Room, & Hardshell Café announced their 1860s Mardi Gras Tent Event tickets are now on sale.  The ticket package is for the big parade day in Soulard on Saturday, February 10th, 2018. For over 35 years, 1860s has been a part of this festive annual Soulard … Continue reading 1860s Mardi Gras Tent Event is ready for 2018!

Looking for the Perfect Place to Party with Friends, Family or Co-workers this Holiday Season?

ST. LOUIS, MO/November 6, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) For over 35 years, 1860 Saloon, Game Room & Hardshell Café has served in the heart of historic Soulard. For friends, families, and businesses needing a place to gather and celebrate this holiday season, 1860’s is a great venue option. The Game Room, with its high, wood-beamed ceiling, wall … Continue reading Looking for the Perfect Place to Party with Friends, Family or Co-workers this Holiday Season?

Soulard’s Pizzeoli Under New Ownership

Acclaimed Vegetarian Pizzeria Sold to First Time Restaurateur St. Louis, MO/September 10, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – Sold is better than closed.  That’s the new mantra for St. Louis’ vegetarian pizza lovers in the wake of news that Scott Sandler has sold Pizzeoli, his popular vegetarian and vegan-friendly pizzeria in Soulard.  Sandler had opened the wood-fired pizza … Continue reading Soulard’s Pizzeoli Under New Ownership

The Sweet Divine Bakery Boutique & Coffee Bar Reopens

Renovated Soulard Bake Shop is Sweeter than Ever St. Louis, MO/August 12, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – There’s good news for lovers of fresh baked goods (and fans of comeback stories).  Ten months after an electrical fire gutted the Sweet Divine Bakery Boutique & Coffee Bar, the Soulard-based bakery at 1801 South 9th Street is back in … Continue reading The Sweet Divine Bakery Boutique & Coffee Bar Reopens

Johnny’s in Soulard Sold, Closing July 29th

Harpo’s to Open into Johnny’s Space St. Louis, MO/July 21, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – The birthplace of St. Louis’ Mardi Gras tradition is undergoing another change of ownership and identity, and Soulard is losing one of its best citizens.  Johnny Daus has sold his bar and restaurant at 1017 Russell Boulevard.  The 53-year old has been … Continue reading Johnny’s in Soulard Sold, Closing July 29th

Joanie’s Pizzeria in Soulard Has a New Pizza Proprietor

Joanie’s Pizzeria in Soulard Has New Proprietor ST. LOUIS, MO/June 06, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – Joanie’s Pizzeria (JP) has been a Soulard sensation for over 20 years.  Ready to take on new challenges and embark on a somewhat “normal” life Joanie Thomas, owner of Joanie’s Pizzeria has “passed the pie “.  Jeff Schneider, a veteran manager of … Continue reading Joanie’s Pizzeria in Soulard Has a New Pizza Proprietor

Sample Soulard Sunday event scheduled for Sunday, June 4th

ST. LOUIS, MO/June 1 2017 (STL.News) Enjoy a spring afternoon in the Historic Soulard neighborhood. Over 20 bars & restaurants will participate in this year’s Sample Soulard Sunday.  Sunday, June 4th. 11 am-5 pm.  Each taste booklet will offer 6 food tastes and on drink ticket.  From Alligator Ragoon and Eggplant sliders, to Tequila Shrimp … Continue reading Sample Soulard Sunday event scheduled for Sunday, June 4th

Tour de Fat Will Bring Beer, Music & Merriment to Soulard

Annual Festival Will Raise Money for Soulard Preservationists St. Louis, MO/May 31, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – St. Louis music and beer lovers are getting ready for one of the more unique beer-music festivals of the year, the Tour de Fat beer, music, and bike festival.  The annual multi-city event is part concert, part beer festival, and … Continue reading Tour de Fat Will Bring Beer, Music & Merriment to Soulard

Federal Investigators Release Findings Of Box Company Explosion

ST. LOUIS, MO/May 25, 2017 (STL.News) The federal investigation continues into the deadly explosion at the Loy Lange Box Company in south St. Louis in April. On Thursday morning, members of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board held a news conference in downtown St. Louis, where they released an update into the investigation.  The findings were … Continue reading Federal Investigators Release Findings Of Box Company Explosion

The 1860s Saloon Parking Lot Miracle

ST. LOUIS, MO/May 17, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) After deciding that he wanted a larger bar with a restaurant, original 1860’s owner Richard Marion realized he would need more parking.  He looked across the street and saw two vacant lots with an old relic of a house between them.  It was brick and painted bright orange.  It … Continue reading The 1860s Saloon Parking Lot Miracle

1860 Saloon Building History

1858 – 1860 South Ninth Street in the Soulard neighborhood St. Louis, MO/April 15, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) The original building was built in the late 1800’s as a two-family town house with two separate entrances (1858 – 1860 S. 9th St.).  In the early 1900’s the south side residence was converted to commercial space with the north … Continue reading 1860 Saloon Building History

OSHA Investigating Deadly Explosion, One Victim Identified

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) continue to investigate the deadly blast that rocked the south St. Louis neighborhood of Soulard on Monday morning. Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson said a boiler exploded at the Loy Lange Box Company at 222 Russell Boulevard at just before 8 a.m.  This resulted in three deaths and four injuries. … Continue reading OSHA Investigating Deadly Explosion, One Victim Identified

Soulard’s Restaurant suffers devastating fire

ST. LOUIS, MO/March 18, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) A historic restaurant, in a historic building in the historic district of Soulard burned Friday, March 17, 2017 at approximately 6:00 pm.  St. Louis’ finest, The St. Louis Fire Department responded to the alarm preserving the structure of the building, but the inside appeared to be an unconfirmed total … Continue reading Soulard’s Restaurant suffers devastating fire

Double Shooting In Soulard Being Investigated

ST. LOUIS, MO/February 7, 2017 (STL.News) An investigation is underway following a double shooting in St. Louis’ historic Soulard neighborhood. One of the victims in this shooting is a 30-year-old man, who is a fire captain of the St. Louis Fire Department, according to police.  Investigators say the man and a 26-year-old woman were sitting … Continue reading Double Shooting In Soulard Being Investigated

Soulard Coffee Garden Café

Great Coffee, Food & Ambiance Add Up For This Top 10 Spot – Soulard Coffee Garden Café St. Louis, MO/January 25, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – The Soulard neighborhood in South St. Louis is known for its parties (Oktoberfest & Mardi Gras), its bars, and restaurants.  But one of the best-loved coffee shops in St. Louis has … Continue reading Soulard Coffee Garden Café

PIECES, THE ST. LOUIS BOARD BAR AND CAFE

Pieces, The St. Louis Board Bar and Cafe ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – Soulard does it again, bringing in a unique new bar, Pieces, The St Louis Board Game Bar & Café.  Pieces is a café, bar and casual dining venue featuring a vast library of board games for play. Arrive as an Adult, Play … Continue reading PIECES, THE ST. LOUIS BOARD BAR AND CAFE

OCKTOBERFEST AT SOULARD FARMERS MARKET

Ocktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market, St. Louis, MO ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) Oktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market – Looking for something fun and family friendly to do this weekend?  Check out Oktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market. You may have heard that the event was cancelled this year.  However, the Soulard Business Association/Soulard Safety Program along with … Continue reading OCKTOBERFEST AT SOULARD FARMERS MARKET

HOWL-OWEEN PUP CRAWL IN SOULARD

Fundraiser Pub Crawl Goes to the Dogs ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – You’ve heard of take your child to work day, but what about take your dog to the pub day?  Well, in Soulard it’s Saturday, October 22, 2016!  That’s when the Frenchtown Dog Park and Needy Paws Rescue invite dogs and their owners to … Continue reading HOWL-OWEEN PUP CRAWL IN SOULARD

A SOULARD PUB CRAWL TO HELP ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION

Crawler Before You Walk – Pub Crawl ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – Everybody loves to party in addition to help charity.  St. Louis offers some of the best bars, pubs and restaurants in the city and maybe even in the nation.  Soulard is one of the most historic districts in the city. Three establishments have … Continue reading A SOULARD PUB CRAWL TO HELP ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION

ONE TAMALE ABOVE THE REST – CHAVA'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT

Chava’s Mexican Restaurant is Sizzlin in Soulard ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – The past several years, St. Louis has experienced an explosion of Mexican cuisine, with new restaurants popping up offering, both authentic and modern-day options. But one that continues to please is Chava’s Mexican Restaurant, a corner neighborhood place located at 925 Geyer Ave. … Continue reading ONE TAMALE ABOVE THE REST – CHAVA'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT

ONE TAMALE ABOVE THE REST – CHAVA’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT

Chava’s Mexican Restaurant is Sizzlin in Soulard ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – The past several years, St. Louis has experienced an explosion of Mexican cuisine, with new restaurants popping up offering, both authentic and modern-day options. But one that continues to please is Chava’s Mexican Restaurant, a corner neighborhood place located at 925 Geyer Ave. … Continue reading ONE TAMALE ABOVE THE REST – CHAVA’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT

SAMPLE SOULARD SUNDAY – JUNE 12

SAMPLE SOULARD SUNDAY ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – Soulard is a historic district within the St. Louis city limits that offers many restaurants and bars.  The community is known for their Mardi Gras and Oktoberfest events held each year.  The Mardi Gras is the second largest Mardi Gras event in the country. Soulard Business Association is hosting … Continue reading SAMPLE SOULARD SUNDAY – JUNE 12