Going out to eat isn't always about cravings. Often enough, mealtimes dictate our choices, limiting restaurant possibilities. When circumstances narrow the options, let 10Best help. We'll direct you to the best Lunch restaurants in St. Louis and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Eleven Eleven Mississippi thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat Cunetto House of Pasta, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Lunch.

Central West End
Coffee Cartel

The highlight of this terrific spot is its large selection of homemade desserts, featuring a generous selection of cheesecakes, pastries, pies, muffins, brownies, cakes, cookies and ice cream. Order coffee by the serving, whether espresso,...  Read More

Laclede's Landing

Opened in 1913, this vintage eatery features a nostalgic decor with a 1930's soda fountain, a jukebox in every booth, plenty of Coca-Cola memorabilia, and a candy counter filled with homemade chocolates. Enjoy a sandwich and count on your malt...  Read More

This eclectically styled, laid-back coffeehouse features a mural, pressed tin ceiling, concrete floors and colorfully painted walls. Order coffee in limitless variations, including espresso, latte and cappuccino, in single, tall, grande and...  Read More

Mokabe's Coffehouse

Enjoy coffeehouse culture at its finest while listening to rock music, playing a board game, or shooting pool in laid-back surroundings. The menu includes coffee, espresso, latte, cappuccino, chai tea and iced drinks, along with light soup,...  Read More

Uncle Bill's Pancake & Dinner House

Uncle Bill's is synonymous with 24-hour breakfasts, an eclectic assortment of hungry clientele, and kitsch decor. Whether it's early morning or late afternoon, the coffee is always fresh, and the griddle is always sizzling. Enjoy lean, thick-cut...  Read More


At Amighetti's it's possible to find the absolutely perfect sub sandwich. Try "A Little Bit of Italy," a sub piled high with flavorful Italian meats, garlic butter, two cheeses, olives, and onions and served on the shop's own Italian bread. The...  Read More

Kopperman's Specialty Food & Delicatessen

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast in a casual environment decorated with rattan and interesting memorabilia. There is lots of seating indoors, and outdoor seating under green market umbrellas is also an option. The extensive menu at this popular...  Read More

South City

In spite of a slightly crowded dining room, hungry patrons flock to this cozy Vietnamese restaurant, more than willing to wait for delicacies like muc xao khom (calamari with pineapple chunks, tomatoes, and onions) and banh xeo (pan-seared rice...  Read More

Soulard Coffee Garden

Located in an historic brick building in St. Louis's French district, this trendy coffee shop features wooden floors, exposed brick, and purple and green walls. There's a wide variety of tantalizing baked goods to enjoy with your espresso,...  Read More

South City

The best breakfast bargain in town! Feast on bacon, eggs, sausage and potatoes. The regular menu features Huevos Rancheros, a meat loaf omelet, and an omelet made with oysters, bacon and cheese. The authentic decor includes black-and-white...  Read More