Mama J's

Fried catfish sandwich w/ sweet potato fries from Mama J's. Photo by Luke Witt

Happy hour drink & food specials in the West End. Please note that all happy hour specials contained in this guide are subject to change and may be discontinued without notice. more

Happy Hour Guide

There's a cool, little corner cafe in the Fan that just happens to have one of the best Happy Hours around especially if you're a WINE LOVER! more


I’ve always been told, “Get to know your local bartender.” Possible perks could include better-made drinks, a special treat here or there and, of course, that warm, fuzzy feeling you get when you can pretend you are a character on Cheers. more


Everybody seems to have his or her favorite bartender. For this edition of Raising the Bar, I asked some of our favorite bartenders to name their favorites. While each person with whom I spoke named several, I narrowed it down to these ... more



Photo Courtesy of Uptown Alley

Palermo’s in St. Louis, Missouri. Ever heard of it? Some claim that it was the original sports bar. It opened right next to Sportsman’s Park, then the home of both the Cardinals and the Browns, on the very day Prohibition ended in 1933. Fans would... more

Restaurant Spotlights

Keagan's Restaurant

Courtesy of Keagan's Restaurant

Co-owner of Keagan's Joel Gilbert can describe Keagan’s Richmond Restaurant & Tavern in one word: experience. more

Restaurant Spotlights

"Drink to me only with thine eyes,” wrote the 17th century English poet, Ben Johnson. In his epic poem, “To Celia,” Johnson proclaims a love so intense that he needs nothing more than her loving gaze. more

Raising the Bar

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