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Welcome To The Central West End

St. Louis’ Central West End, a bustling mixed-use district, located on the eastern edge of the city’s ever-popular Forest Park, is incredibly walkable and offers visitors a variety of amenities and attractions to suit any taste. Upscale dining or cozy coffeehouse? Antique shop or contemporary boutique? World-class art gallery or local live music show? You’ll find it all here — nestled among eye-catching public artwork and stunning turn-of-the-century homes. Come see why the CWE was named one of the nation’s top 10 neighborhoods!


Experience pop culture, modern city style, music and media in one space. Men’s & women’s apparel, accessories, books and music.

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Brennan’s Wine and Tabacco

Wine, liquor & cigar store that features a bar, restaurant and private cigar lounge.   Brennan’s is a wine,...

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Backbar at Scape

One-of-a-kind patio experience featuring dining and entertainment.   Courtyard dining & entertainment by Scape American Bistro. One-of-a-kind patio experience in...

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Exclusive St. Louis, Missouri, retailer of more than 30 furniture and lighting manufactures from around the world.   CENTRO...

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The Central Café and Bakery

Specializing in homemade Lebanese cuisine and Lebanese sweets, made from scratch daily. All menu options are Halal-certified.

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Evangeline’s constructs a 220 ft long po’boy

  Question of the day: What has 200 pounds of meat, 60 heads of lettuce, 1 case of red onion, 2 cases of Roma tomatoes, 2 gallons of olive...

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Big Sleep Books closing after 27-year run

It’s been a testament to the uniqueness of the CWE that two independent bookstores have survived in the age of Amazon and e-books. Sadly, one of them, Big Sleep...

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Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day 2015 Memorial Day festivities were launched in the CWE Saturday morning when Boy Scout Troop 664 from Immanuel Lutheran Church in Olivette, above, installed American flags on...

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