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Breakaway Cafe

8418 Natural Bridge Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63121-4550
+1 314-381-3554
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
21 Dec 2017
“Great hidden secret near the University of Missouri St. Louis”
20 Dec 2017
“Wonderful place”
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Italian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
8418 Natural Bridge Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63121-4550
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the area for years. This is our home away from home. If we don’t feel like cooking this is the spot. Everything is great on the menu. We have four favorites .The Cajun shrimp cavatelli, honey mustard turkey melt, Seven Layer...More

Thank noboundaries4life1
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It is a rare gem. Small local cafe w exceptional food and great service. A waiter that sings an opera version of Happy Birthday with a great free sundae. Love this place.

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Good experience, overall. The mushroom soup was very good. The chicken broccoli pasta was also good. The cream sauce on the pasta was tasty and not too rich; well done. The club sandwich was not my favorite, as served with shredded cheese and not toasted....More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Location can be a bit difficult to find but once you do, you will have the best meal around. Always hot and flavorful.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I travel A LOT and it is such a joy to find places like this. A very clean and quaint decor with wonderful hospitality. Alexis made the visit memorable as much as the food did. Traditional fare done with love. I look forward to coming...More

Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I love the mom and pop type business and this place is just that. Warm and peaceful everyone very friendly. These things are important to me but the food is the most important. I can't explain how good it was to me. The cajun shrimp...More

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Ate here for dinner while staying at Hilton Garden Inn next to STL airport. About a 5 min drive away. Good pasta and sandwich choices. I got a seafood pasta that was a bit heavy on the cream and cheesy side. Next time I would...More

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Ive been going to this place for years. When i used to live in the neighborhood I would go 3 times a week. But you cant go wrong with anything on the menu. From the italian salad, rib eye sandwich, to the chicken Alfredo. Its...More

Thank Reggie_Lee1985
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Thursday was my second time there and the food is really good. Clean, quick service. Servers are very friendly. Really like this little place.

Thank Cyndi D
Reviewed 26 May 2014

We stopped on the way to a performance as we had a little time to spare. Our visit was just beverages and an appetizer (the potato jackets). These were fine. This is a cafe adjacent to a college campus, so order what the students get...More

Thank Janet L
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24 February 2018|
Response from Rachel D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Sorry. We live in Springfield, Illinois. Will probably never eat there again. Good experience, but not memorable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8418 Natural Bridge Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63121-4550
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-381-3554
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