Mangia Italiano Debuts New Game Room


Toasted ravioli at Mangia Italiano. | Mabel Suen
  • Toasted ravioli at Mangia Italiano. | Mabel Suen

Mangia Italiano (3145 South Grand Boulevard; 314-664-8585) is now offering more than yummy Italian food and live music. It opened its new game room on April 25.

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The downstairs space, which was formerly used for private events, is now Mangia's brand-new game room. It boasts two steel-tipped dart boards, two pool tables, a Golden Tee machine and an old-school arcade game. After 10 p.m. there is a bartender down there as well with a limited bar full of Mangia's most popular items.

"We've been using it as a private-party room, and really only using it a couple times a week," owner Collier Evans tells us. "So we just decided that [a game room] would be a better use for that space all day every day."

Mangia will still be able to accommodate larger parties in its upstairs dining room, but it just won't be a private space. Mangia and its game room are open until 3 a.m.

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