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La Dolce Via-CLOSED - CLOSED

Map & Directions 4470 Arco Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
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314-534-1699
  • American, Bakery, Breakfast, Brunch, Contemporary
  • Sun 10am-3pm, Wed-Thu 9am-6pm, Fri-Sat 9am-10pm
  • MasterCard, Visa, cash, check, ATM/Debit
  • Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
  • Accepted
  • Street

Description

Riverfront Times' Description

Long lauded for its bread, brunches and decadent desserts, La Dolce Via now offers dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings. Chef Ramon Cuffie, formerly of Bar Italia and Jaboni's Bistro, selects the freshest produce, seafood and meat from local markets, then prepares each to highlight its natural flavor. The menu changes constantly; standouts have included rich, meltingly tender king salmon in a buttery sweet split-pea broth and a chicken confit that packs the flavor of a whole roasted bird into a leg and thigh. What Cuffie's menu lacks in breadth it more than makes up for in quality - and with one of La Dolce Via's indulgent tortes or cheesecakes awaiting you at the end of your journey, you can't go wrong.

 
Member Reviews

  • mldavis2 wrote a review for La Dolce Via-CLOSED
    on 04/12/12
    5

    I've never had a dish here I didn't love. Even the berries and cream are somehow better there than anywhere else. If you go to brunch and you're not a vegetarian, the biscuits and gravy made with lamb sausage and cheddar scones are a must try.

  • emko18 wrote a review for La Dolce Via-CLOSED
    on 03/30/10
    4

    Great little bakery! Located near the ever growing Grove Neighborhood.

  • rftbestof wrote a review for La Dolce Via-CLOSED
    on 05/06/09
    4

    Although the decadent brownies and cakes sold at La Dolce Via ensure that the restaurant lives up to its name — translation: "the sweet way" — the corner spot's weekend brunch menu really hits the sweet spot. A bowl of peaches and cream is sublime; the tartness of the fruit only faintly muted by the rich dairy. Blueberry pancakes are so sweet and tangy that the maple syrup and... More >>

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Tips from foursquare

  • Riverfront Times on 11/15/10

    RFT Best of St. Louis Winner - Best Pancakes

  • Chaya C. on 04/14/10

    Get a scone - it will more than make up for all the shitty ones you've endured over the years.

  • Riverfront Times on 10/10/12

    RFT 2012 Best of St. Louis Winner - Best Breakfast http://bit.ly/T5v5Mc

  • Elvi C. on 10/07/12

    Best pancakes but its the scones that keep us coming back.

  • Lee McReynolds C. on 07/27/12

    Try the confit of chicken. You'll be craving it later

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