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Cardwell's At The Plaza

94 Plaza Frontenac St, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131-3510
+1 314-997-8885
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
94 Plaza Frontenac St, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131-3510
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

1. My group was there for a birthday, they said they no longer provide a free dessert. 2. I requested they chop my wedge salad, they refused. 3. They do not offer bread, you have to request bread. 4. They are incredibly rude. My birthday...More

Thank Marissa S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The food at lunch is still great but readers should know that the restaurant no longer provides a free birthday dessert.

Thank farrah40
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Cardwell's has been dishing up some pretty good upscale fare for decades. Don't let the mall location fool you, the restaurant has plenty of charm and a relaxed and casual atmosphere. The menu has something for everybody and the dishes change with the season. Definitely...More

Thank matthewgross
Reviewed 23 June 2018

My girlfriend and I met here for a three-hour lunch. It's a girl thing. Always excellent service, I ordered the field greens salad with goat cheese but added their grilled house smoked shrimp - killer. They have one of the best flavored iced teas in...More

Thank Annette R
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We came to dinner and this was a major disappointment. The place is very noisy (I couldn't hear my thoughts), and the food is acceptable but nothing to write home about. Service was good but slow. The prices are high for what you get. I...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 5 May 2018

First let me say this has been one of our favorite restaurants since it opened so many years ago. And this visit, my Birthday where I hosted 9 guests, did not disappoint in any way. We had reserved one of the private rooms as we've...More

Thank gogirl51
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We reserved the small room for our family dinner. There was seven of us and it worked great! Service was good. Food was enjoyed by all. Salmon was excellent.

Thank JJTravels22
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Food was excellent. Service average. Waitress not very attentive . We had private room for a meeting of nine

Thank johnettac281
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We always enjoy the food and service at Cardwell's. Our waiter Brian took very good care of us after we sat down and told him that I have a dairy allergy. We had the fish and chips and short ribs and both sere delicious!

Thank ViLana18
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Although the food is expensive, it is chef quality. We usually go for lunch, and the lunch menu is excellent. It is often crowded.

Thank kapcat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:15 AM - 9:00 PM
11:15 AM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 11:00 PM
11:15 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Plaza Frontenac St, Frontenac, Saint Louis, MO 63131-3510
    (Clayton Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Frontenac
  • Phone Number: +1 314-997-8885
  • E-mail
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