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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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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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Halloween in the CWE — Costume Contest 2015

The Central West End’s adults-only Halloween bash and costume contest is legendary for its elaborate, complex and outrageous costumes, and this year we expect it to be better than ever! We’re giving...

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#CWESCENE Photo Contest — September 2015

September is a month of great transition — we scurry off to new schools, new jobs and new routines while summer fades to fall. We’d love to see all...

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#CWESCENE Photo Contest — August 2015

It’s National Family Fun Month and we’d love to see photos of your family celebrating in the Central West End! Our neighborhood is full of family-friendly businesses, such as...

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