July 2011 Openings & Closings


Maplewood's the Red Lion was among July's closures.
  • Maplewood's the Red Lion was among July's closures.
July was yet another busy month for restaurant openings and closings in St. Louis. Notable debuts include the first area location of the "better burger" chain Smashburger and Three Sixty, the rooftop restaurant and bar atop the Hilton at the Ballpark.

Closings included Maplewood eatery the Red Lion and Arnold breastaurant the Tilted Kilt.

Though Gut Check tries to account for every opening and closing in town, a few inevitably slip past us. Please let us know in the comments what we missed.


Hangar Grill (127 Chesterfield Towne Centre, Chesterfield; 636-530-1745)
Hiro (609 Eastgate Avenue; 314-721-9168)
Parma Grill & Tap (3000 South Jefferson Avenue; 314-881-1500)
Smashburger (1981 Zumbehl Road, St. Charles; 636-724-6777)
Three Sixty (1 South Broadway; 314-241-8439)
Tortilla Grille (201 North Sixth Street, 314-241-1200)


Sir's Bar-B-Q (5898 Delmar Boulevard; 314-727-1474)


Berix (5053 Gravois Avenue) [this location only]*
Caitlin's Green-Eyed Grill (665 South Skinker Boulevard)
Laganini Pizzeria & Restaurant (4625 Gravois Avenue)*
Oak Barrel Bistro (957 Waterbury Falls Drive, O'Fallon)
The Red Lion (7336 Manchester Road, Maplewood)
The Tilted Kilt (151 Arnold Crossroads Center, Arnold)
Vivian's Vineyards (1409 North Second Street, St. Charles)

* - Closing reported in July; actual closing date unknown

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