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4198 Manchester Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63110 (Boyle)
+1 314-535-9700
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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Garden City
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had a wonderful evening here sitting outside in a beautiful environment. The drinks are very good with a nice selection. The tapas were new to us and we enjoyed ever bite. The four of use ordered and shared five different tapas plus a desert one. Service was excellent with a knowledgeable waitress. Look forward to going back next visit to... More 

Thank Mark N
Saint Louis, Missouri
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I wanted so badly to like Sanctuaria. They offer tapas (small plates) which range in price from around $8 - $12 each. A few dishes are a little higher. We tried the bacon wrapped dates(great), plantains w/cheese (ok), chicken sliders (needed seasoning), black bean stuffed peppers dish (just ok), and the wicked shrimp (great). They also offer a variety of... More 

1 Thank Lisa G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Four of us dined at Sancturia on a Friday afternoon. Drinks from the cocktail menu were inventive and very good. Tapas plates were great and enjoyed by us all. We ordered a second round of the stuffed peppers. Staff was friendly and attentive. Would return for sure!

1 Thank John F
Saint Louis, Missouri
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342 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

It was really hot and we didn't want a dinner, so tapas and beverages were perfect! There is a really good selection of both. There a designer cocktails, but I opted for a mojito with lovely fresh lime and mint--perfect. We had a cheese "plate". It arrived on a slab of marble with a blue cheese and cubes of another,... More 

1 Thank Janet L
ofallon mo
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

My mother and I were treated to mothers Day brunch may 8 by my son and daughter .Remember this is still a tapas restaurant. We liked their bloody Mary's, and grapefruit mimosas. The bourbon maple pancakes were enough for a large bite for all of us. The breakfast casserole was high priced for the amount and flavor. All in all... More 

1 Thank binlady
Saint Louis, Missouri
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117 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Although some may say this place is over priced, the tapas we ordered were great and the drinks were amazing! Atmosphere was fun and energetic- great place to start the girls night out at! Shelly our server was awesome and on top of things! We will definitely be back.

2 Thank Jessica H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Sat outside in the beautiful courtyard. Service was excellent. Food was amazing even for the two men in our party who were skeptical they would have enough to eat with "small plates". Plates were well-paced, each beautifully presented and each one tasty in its own unique style. We were by far the oldest guests there, but loved the vitality and... More 

2 Thank Carolyn A
Saint Louis, Missouri
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

The atmosphere of this place is amazing-inside and out. We showed up on a whim. They were very accommodating about seating us in the bar area because the dining room was booked solid for the entire evening. Our server was great but a little inattentive. She was very knowledgeable but clearly overworked. The drink choices are interesting and not your... More 

2 Thank rugbynut
Saint Louis, Missouri
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

I have dined at Sanctuaria approximately 5-6 times over the past 18 months. Each time our party consisted of at least three people. The variety of interesting alcoholic beverages and lovely tapas presentation has been consistently good. The tastiness of the dishes has varied from average, chicken and biscuit, to delicious, wicked shrimp. The bacon rolled dates and the flat... More 

1 Thank stl-sue
Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

t's place good for drink, not for dinner. Food is good but absolutely over prize. All dishes are tapas portion (very small) but priced as a normal portions. Very disappointed. We spent 400$ in 5 and we tried few plates, at the end we couldn't share because portion were really ridicules. I would recommend only for cocktail. No even sangria... More 

1 Thank marisamor2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Bar, Spanish, American, Pub
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4198 Manchester Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63110
  • Public Transportation: Metro Bus Stop outside front door of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-9700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?