UPDATED Fish Fry Frenzy: A Gut Check Guide


       The famous Mexican fish fry at St. Cecilia's. | Rease Kirchner
  •        The famous Mexican fish fry at St. Cecilia's. | Rease Kirchner

Fun's over. It's Lent now, and our beloved Mardi Gras is gone for another year. But hey, that also means fish fries galore. St. Louis has strong Catholic roots, so there are lots of options for those of you who are opting out of meat for the next few Fridays. Check out our list after the jump -- we'll be updating it throughout Lent, but let us know if we missed your favorite.

See also: Fish Fry Frenzy: Week 4, St. Cecilia Parish Church

Annunciation Church (12 West Glendale, Webster Groves; 314-962-5955) Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis (4431 Lindell Boulevard; 314-373-8200) Christ Prince of Peace Catholic Church (417 Weidman Road, Ballwin; 636-394-6840) Church of our Lady (550 St Marys Lane, Festus; 636-937-5513) Church of the Shepherd (1601 Woodstone Drive, St. Charles; 636-441-2434) Epiphany of Our Lord (3164 Ivanhoe Avenue; 314-781-8684) First Unitarian Church (5007 Waterman Blvd; 314-361-0595) Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church (1910 Serbian Drive; 314-776-3262) Immaculate Conception (7240 Anna Avenue, Maplewood; 636-561-6611) Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church (4092 Blow Street; 314-481-7543) Little Flower Catholic Church (1264 Arch Terrace, Richmond Heights; 314-645-1445) Mary Mother of the Church (5901 Kerth Drive; 314-894-1373) Parroquia Santa Cecilia (906 Eichelberger Street; 314-351-1318) Seven Holy Founders (6741 South Rock Hill Road; 314-638-3938) St. Agatha Church (3239 South Ninth Street; 314-772-1603) St. Andrew Parish (309 Hoffmeister Avenue, Lemay; 314-631-0691) St. Cecilia's Parish Church (5418 Louisiana Avenue; 314-351-1318) St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church (16900 Clayton Road, Ellisville; 636-394-7307) St. Gerard Majella Catholic Church (1971 Dougherty Ferry Road; 314-965-3985) St. Ferdinand Catholic Church (1765 Charbonier Road, Florissant; 314-837-3165) St. James the Greater (1360 Tamm Avenue; 314-647-0167) St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church (2618 South Brentwood Boulevard; 314-961-8400) St. Pius V Catholic Church (3310 South Grand Boulevard; 314-772-1525) St. Stephen Protomartyr Catholic Church (3929 Wilmington Avenue; 314-752-4700) VFW Post 3500 (1717 South Big Bend Boulevard; 314-781-3781)

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