The Schmitz family has struck again. This time it's Frank Schmitz
, owner of BARcelona
(Not to be confused with Claus Schmitz
or Ellen Schmitz
of Mosaic Bistro Market
Frank Schmitz's new venture is an Italian restaurant called Bocci Bar
. It's located at 16 North Central Avenue in Clayton, on the same block as both Barcelona and Mosaic Bistro Market.
is considerable: four different crostini as well as a selection of antipasti (mussels, a "Bocci-sized meatball"); soups (including the Tuscan peasant soup acquacotta
); pizzas and
flatbreads; fresh pasta dishes; and, of course, entrées -- or secondi
, if you prefer (Italian fish stew, roasted chicken, veal scaloppini).
Bocci Bar is open from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 4-10 p.m. Saturday. Call 314-932-1040 for more info.