The Kirkwood Call

Where to eat during lockdown

Rice salad from Symbowl, available for delivery and pickup

Elliott Notrica, entertainment writer

May 24, 2020

The recent lockdown has been a great time to cook at home, but on days when making dinner (or lunch) feels like too much to handle, there’s plenty of local restaurants still open and ready to serve you a great meal. Establishments have switched to carry-out or pick up in compliance with stay-at-home...

Restaurant review: Elmwood

Elmwood Restaurant in Maplewood is an imperfect yet exciting new eatery with a strong foundation but room for improvement

Elliott Notrica, entertainment writer

October 30, 2019

Elmwood Restaurant in Maplewood is an imperfect yet exciting new eatery with a strong foundation but room for improvement. The newly-opened establishment from Niche Food Group alumni and culinary-world heavyweights Adam Altnether and Chris Kelling has many components of an incredible dining experience, but doesn’t feel cohesive and polishe...

Best breakfast places in STL

Art of breakfast food sitting on a table by Celia Bergman.

Lydia Cohen, web staff

March 8, 2019

Breakfast: the most important meal of the day. Whether in the morning or late at night, you can never go wrong with your favorite breakfast food. In this interactive map, explore for yourself some of the best breakfast spots in STL. ...

Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Quentin Stepp, sports writer

March 17, 2017

TKC rated each of these restaurants based on their wait time, quality of food, and the overall dining experience. The wait time is an average for weekends because that’s when the vast majority of people go. The food rating is based on the consistency of the food, the quality of it and how much I liked...

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