St. Louis' Best New Restaurants of 2019

St. Louis' Best New Restaurants of 2019

These can’t-miss spots are pushing boundaries and defining local flavor – but most importantly, they’re the restaurants we want to return to again and again. Here, we share our picks for this year’s best new restaurants that have opened in St. Louis from November 2018 to October 2019.

Kansas City's Best New Restaurants of 2019

Kansas City's Best New Restaurants of 2019

These can’t-miss spots are pushing boundaries and defining local flavor – but most importantly, they’re the restaurants we want to return to again and again. Here, we share our picks for this year’s best new restaurants that have opened in Kansas City from November 2018 to October 2019.

Springfield, Missouri's Best New Restaurants of 2019

Springfield, Missouri's Best New Restaurants of 2019

These can’t-miss spots are pushing boundaries and defining local flavor – but most importantly, they’re the restaurants we want to return to again and again. Here, we share our picks for this year’s best new restaurants that have opened in Springfield, Missouri, from November 2018 to Octo…

Columbia, Missouri's Best New Restaurants of 2019

Columbia, Missouri's Best New Restaurants of 2019

These can’t-miss spots are pushing boundaries and defining local flavor – but most importantly, they’re the restaurants we want to return to again and again. Here, we share our picks for this year’s best new restaurants that have opened in Kansas City from November 2018 to October 2019.

10 Rising Stars to Know in St. Louis in 2020

10 Rising Stars to Know in St. Louis in 2020

From line cooks to bartenders to pastry chefs, meet our annual list of Rising Stars. These folks are making waves in their industries – and though you might not know their names just yet, you certainly will soon.

10 Rising Stars to Know in Kansas City in 2020

10 Rising Stars to Know in Kansas City in 2020

From line cooks to bartenders to pastry chefs, meet our annual list of Rising Stars. These folks are making waves in their industries – and though you might not know their names just yet, you certainly will soon.

6 Rising Stars to Know in Springfield, Missouri, in 2020

6 Rising Stars to Know in Springfield, Missouri, in 2020

From line cooks to bartenders to pastry chefs, meet our annual list of Rising Stars. These folks are making waves in their industries – and though you might not know their names just yet, you certainly will soon.

9 Rising Stars to Know in Columbia, Missouri, in 2020

9 Rising Stars to Know in Columbia, Missouri, in 2020

From line cooks to bartenders to pastry chefs, meet our annual list of Rising Stars. These folks are making waves in their industries – and though you might not know their names just yet, you certainly will soon.

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping St. Louis' Food and Drink Scene

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping St. Louis' Food and Drink Scene

Each year, we honor the seasoned pros who continue to push the envelope in the local food-and-drink scene.

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Kansas City's Food and Drink Scene

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Kansas City's Food and Drink Scene

Each year, we honor the seasoned pros who continue to push the envelope in the local food-and-drink scene, from restaurateurs to artisans to hospitality pros.

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Springfield, Missouri's Food and Drink Scene

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Springfield, Missouri's Food and Drink Scene

Each year, we honor the seasoned pros who continue to push the envelope in the local food-and-drink scene, from restaurateurs to artisans to hospitality pros.

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Columbia, Missouri's Food and Drink Scene

Meet the Industry Innovators Shaping Columbia, Missouri's Food and Drink Scene

Each year, we honor the seasoned pros who continue to push the envelope in the local food-and-drink scene, from restaurateurs to artisans to hospitality pros.

Pirate's Bone Burgers Brings Craveable Vegan Fare to Kansas City

Pirate's Bone Burgers Brings Craveable Vegan Fare to Kansas City

Patties are made with grilled beets, black beans and carrots.

Surah Korean Cuisine & BBQ Serves Up Bibimbap, Bulgogi and More in Columbia

Surah Korean Cuisine & BBQ Serves Up Bibimbap, Bulgogi and More in Columbia

The new restaurant serves cross-cultural fare fit for royalty.

In Leawood, Ironhaus Bierhalle & Garten Serves Schnitzel, Spätzle and More

In Leawood, Ironhaus Bierhalle & Garten Serves Schnitzel, Spätzle and More

It also produces housemade radlers on-site.

Just a Taste's New Webb City Outpost is a Destination for Wine-Lovers

Just a Taste's New Webb City Outpost is a Destination for Wine-Lovers

The wine bar currently offers approximately 20 house wines under the Eagles’ Landing label.

This Winter, Get Into the Holiday Spirit at These Pop-Up Bars

This Winter, Get Into the Holiday Spirit at These Pop-Up Bars

From a Snowball Old Fashioned to a Kris Kringle Colada, these spots know how to get into the holiday spirit.

Sagua La Grande Cuban Cafe Brings Ropa Vieja, Cuban Sandwiches and More to Columbia

Sagua La Grande Cuban Cafe Brings Ropa Vieja, Cuban Sandwiches and More to Columbia

The restaurant is the city’s first Cuban café, serving dishes that have been passed down through generations of the Ugalde family.

From Pizza to Wood-Fired Appetizers, Noto Brings a Taste of Naples to St. Peters

From Pizza to Wood-Fired Appetizers, Noto Brings a Taste of Naples to St. Peters

The restaurant got its start as a mobile pizza trailer.

How Two Sisters Transformed an Old Springfield Fire Station Into Hold Fast Brewing

How Two Sisters Transformed an Old Springfield Fire Station Into Hold Fast Brewing

The duo has preserved the building’s rich history by keeping some of the firehouse’s original elements.

Hot Blocks: 5 Spots to Dine and Drink Along High Street in Jefferson City

Hot Blocks: 5 Spots to Dine and Drink Along High Street in Jefferson City

High Street in Jefferson City, Missouri, is in the nucleus of the river city’s downtown district. A stone’s throw from the Missouri State Capitol, the lively strip beckons politicians, tourists and residents alike with the promise of a hearty lunch platter or a post-press conference cockt…

In Ozark, the Military-Inspired Cafe B-29 is Known for Juicy Burgers

In Ozark, the Military-Inspired Cafe B-29 is Known for Juicy Burgers

The Monte Cristo and Tank Nachos also garner rave reviews.

Beanik Cafe Serves Up Scratch-Made Quiche, Pastries and More in Ste. Genevieve

Beanik Cafe Serves Up Scratch-Made Quiche, Pastries and More in Ste. Genevieve

This red-brick café on historic Main Street serves quiche and café au lait to make the French proud.

In Bolivar, Sweet Kayle Soup & Salad Bar Serves Up Stellar Lunch Specials Daily

In Bolivar, Sweet Kayle Soup & Salad Bar Serves Up Stellar Lunch Specials Daily

Look for offerings like a Monte Cristo croissant, a spicy crab roll wrap and Thai peanut chicken nachos

From Chocolates to Barbecue Sauce, Find the Perfect Holiday Treat at Rosewood Farms in Hartville

From Chocolates to Barbecue Sauce, Find the Perfect Holiday Treat at Rosewood Farms in Hartville

The owners make their own chocolates, jams, salsas, dips, dressings, glazes, barbecue sauce, ketchup, jewelry and furniture.

How to Make Caramel Candies from Scratch at Home

How to Make Caramel Candies from Scratch at Home

During the holidays, I can't seem to get enough of little candy dishes (fully stocked, of course) scattered around the house. They come in handy when you have company or even when you’re by yourself and your sweet tooth starts to act up. Caramel candies are an easy and long-lasting treat …

Savory Japanese Pancakes with Lox and Whipped Yogurt

Savory Japanese Pancakes with Lox and Whipped Yogurt

Unlike traditional American pancakes, Japanese pancakes aren’t limited to just brunch – they’re great anytime, anywhere.

Butterscotch Pots de Crème with Mascarpone Cream

Butterscotch Pots de Crème with Mascarpone Cream

These pots de crème have a deeply caramelized butterscotch flavor with an ultra-silky texture.

Roasted Red Snapper in Vanilla-Scented Sauce

Roasted Red Snapper in Vanilla-Scented Sauce

Vanilla bean elevates the dish and makes it festive enough for holiday entertaining.

Recoil at the Thought of Tiny Tinned Fish? Maybe You’re Doing Anchovies Wrong

Recoil at the Thought of Tiny Tinned Fish? Maybe You’re Doing Anchovies Wrong

These little fish are often misjudged. 

Anchovy-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin with Anchovy-Lemon Butter

Anchovy-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin with Anchovy-Lemon Butter

The anchovy-based rub creates an appetizing crust around the tenderloin.

Heat Up Your Holidays with This Mexican Punch

Heat Up Your Holidays with This Mexican Punch

Hibiscus, cinnamon, guava and tamarind are standout ingredients that will make the long, dark winter nights a bit brighter. 

This Holiday, Snack or Bake With These Missouri-Made Nuts

This Holiday, Snack or Bake With These Missouri-Made Nuts

From pie-ready pecans to eight species of hickories to that holiday classic, chestnuts, Missouri is teeming with homegrown nuts.

Get the Recipe: Fried Brussels Sprouts from The Pressed Penny Tavern

Get the Recipe: Fried Brussels Sprouts from The Pressed Penny Tavern

It’s a little bit of everything: sweet, salty and crunchy.

Ben Parks of Barred Owl Butcher & Table on His 3 Favorite Cookbooks

Ben Parks of Barred Owl Butcher & Table on His 3 Favorite Cookbooks

At the Columbia restaurant, he marries local, hyperseasonal ingredients with a whole-animal philosophy

Kansas City-Based SAVA Trading Co. Offers Direct-Trade Vanilla from Madagascar

Kansas City-Based SAVA Trading Co. Offers Direct-Trade Vanilla from Madagascar

Founders Kurtis and Holly Jones lived in Sambava, Madagascar, for two years.