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Sheridan Wine Dinner October 15th
18-Sep-2017

Join us Sunday, October 15, 2017 starting at 6:30PM for the Sheridan Wine Dinner. This dinner w..Read More

Cancelled - Mastrojanni Wine Dinner
12-Sep-2017

The Mastrojanni Wine Dinner has been cancelled. It was scheduled for Sunday, September 17 at 6..Read More

MASTROJANNI WINE DINNER
21-Aug-2017

The Mastrojanni Wine Dinner will be held Sunday, September 17 at 6:30 PM. Mastrojanni has been ..Read More

Orin Swift Wine Dinner
24-Jul-2017

The Orin Swift Wine Pairing dinner will be held on Sunday, August 20th beginning at 6:30PM. Joi..Read More

Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence 2017
07-Jul-2017

Balaban’s has once again been recognized by Wine Spectator with it's coveted Award of Exce..Read More

St Louis Business Journal recognizes Balaban's
06-Jul-2017

Balaban’s was one of 15 Restaurants in the St. Louis area to receive the Wine Spectator ma..Read More

Ridge Wine Dinner
29-Jun-2017

The Ridge Wine Dinner will be held Sunday, July 23rd at 6:30PM. Chef has prepared a five dinner..Read More

Father's Day Brunch
22-May-2017

Father's Day is celebrated on June 18 this year and Balaban's is offering a delicious Father's D..Read More

Spoonbill Wine Dinner
19-May-2017

The Spoonbill Wine Dinner will be held on June 25th at 6:30PM and the food and wine pairings are..Read More

Spoonbill Wines Tasting Notes
16-May-2017

The Spoonbill Wine Dinner is coming next month on June 25th. The food and wine pairings will be..Read More

Mother's Day Brunch
18-Apr-2017

Mother's Day is Sunday May 14th and Balaban's has created a very special brunch to celebrate. T..Read More

BBQ and Pasta Night Coming to Balaban's
15-Apr-2017

Beginning April 18, 2017, Balaban's will feature BBQ Night (/bbq-night) every Tuesday, and Pasta Nig..Read More

Bridget Nations Joins Balaban's
12-Apr-2017

Bridget Nations has joined Balaban's as Manager of Catering and Events. Bridget is a long time r..Read More

Balaban's Wins Again!
20-Mar-2017

The votes are in and Balaban's has won the Open Table Diner's Choice Award this month. Notably, ..Read More

Easter Brunch on April 16
13-Mar-2017

This year, Easter is celebrated on Sunday, April 16. What ever your plans for the day, be sure to i..Read More

Guardian Cellars Wine Dinner
12-Mar-2017

Join us for the Guardian Wine Dinner A wine dinner you won't want to miss! Reserve y..Read More

Valentines Day Weekend and Dinner
01-Feb-2017

Valentine's Day starts early at Balaban's! On Wednesday, February 8, join us for a special wine..Read More

Nickel & Nickel Wine Dinner
13-Dec-2016

Join us Sunday, February 12th, at 6:30 PM for the Nickel & Nickel Wine Dinner. Located in O..Read More

Balabash - New Years Eve 2016!
12-Dec-2016

New Years Eve 2016 | Balabans Chesterfield MO Join us for the final meal of the year! Choose ..Read More

New - Bottle Chilling Service!
31-Oct-2016

You may have noticed that our Wine by the Bottle List has disappeared. You are no longer limited..Read More

Joseph Phelps Wine Dinner
27-Oct-2016

The next wine dinner will be held on Sunday, November 13, 2016 beginning at 6:30PM and will feat..Read More

Pahlmeyer Wine Dinner
27-Sep-2016

The next wine dinner is scheduled for October 23rd and will feature the wines of the Pahlmeyer W..Read More

Closed on Labor Day
04-Sep-2016

In observance of Labor Day, Balaban's will be closed on September 5th...Read More

Duckhorn Wine Dinner
02-Sep-2016

The Duckhorn Wine Dinner is coming at the end of September. Once again, we have developed a ver..Read More

Next Wine Dinner - Mauro Molino
02-Aug-2016

The next Wine Dinner will be held on Sunday, August 28th at 6:30PM and will feature a five cours..Read More

Restaurant Week Menu Announced
17-Jul-2016

West County Restaurant Week will run from July 18th through July 24th. Balaban's will offer a three ..Read More

West County Restaurant Week - Next Week
14-Jul-2016

Join us next week for West County Restaurant Week. Enjoy a three course Pre Fixe menu for only ..Read More

Wine Spectator Awards Balaban's
06-Jul-2016

Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognize restaurants whose wine lists offer interesting sele..Read More

Balaban's Closed on July 4th
30-Jun-2016

Balaban's will be closed on July 4th in observance of Independence Day. We hope you have a safe..Read More

Cakebread Wine Dinner
27-Jun-2016

Reserve Your Table now for our July Wine Dinner Sunday, July 31st 6:30 PM ..Read More

Balabans Wins the 2016 Three Star Award from World of Fine Wine
17-Jun-2016

Balaban’s has once again won the prestigious 3-star award (the highest honor) from the Wor..Read More

Balaban's Wins Best Wine List Award from RFT
11-May-2016

Every year, the "Riverfront Times" turns over a few key pages of the RFT website to take votes o..Read More

Balaban's and Opera Theatre of St. Louis
10-May-2016

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’s popular Opera Tastings series returned for a second year, M..Read More

Could Morel Mushroom Season End Early in Missouri?
26-Apr-2016

http//www.bizjournals.com/stlouis/blog/2016/04/could-morel-mushroom-season-end-early-in-missouri..Read More

Chateau Montelena Wine Dinner
18-Apr-2016

On Sunday, May 22, Balaban's will host the Chateau Montelena Wine Dinner. The 5 course dinner m..Read More

Balaban's joins Fox 2 News for a Morel Mushroom Cooking Demonstration
05-Apr-2016

Balaban’s managing partner Brian Underwood and Executive Chef D. Scott Phillips visit Fox ..Read More

Morel Mushrooms Are Here
30-Mar-2016

We have just received our first shipment of morel mushrooms from Oregon. Morels and Truffles are th..Read More

Balabans Announces Mother's Day Menu
29-Mar-2016

Chef D. Scott Phillips and team, have released the menu line-up for Mother's Day Brunch. We had a g..Read More

Balabans Announces Rombauer Wine Dinner Menu
14-Mar-2016

Working carefully with both our chef and the winemaker, Balaban's is pleased to announce the men..Read More

Mario Nikolov Joins Balabans
01-Mar-2016

This month Balaban's welcomes a new restaurant manager. Mario Nikolov, a highly trained and kno..Read More

Valentine's Day Menu Featured on Channel 2
25-Jan-2016

Valentine's Day is only a couple of weeks away and to get ready, Chef D.Scott Phillips has creat..Read More

Balabans Announces New Years Eve 2015 Dinner Menu
27-Nov-2015

Balabans has created a special menu to help you bring in the New Year. 2015 was a great year for..Read More

Blue Plate Special Featured in St. Louis Magazine
25-Oct-2015

This fall, Balaban's rolled out the Blue Plate Special, featuring a hearty and nutritious daily ..Read More

RFT Names Balaban's "Best Wine List"
06-Oct-2015

The Staff at The Riverfront Times has recognized Balaban's as having "The Best Wine List" in the rec..Read More

Balaban's Featured in St Louis Magazine
01-Oct-2015

Once again, Balaban's is featured in this month's edition of St. Louis Magazine (http://www.stlm..Read More

Balaban's Wins Open Table Award
14-Sep-2015

The seasoned diners at Diner's Choice have selected Balaban's for the Open Table Diners' Choice ..Read More

STL Business Journal Reports on Balaban's Wine Award
21-Jul-2015

Balaban's received notable attention in a St. Louis Business Journal article (http://www.bizjour..Read More

Balabans wins Best of Chesterfield Awards
02-Jul-2015

The 2015 Best of Chesterfield awards are in and Balaban's once again scores big, winning in four..Read More

Fox2 News Recommends Balabans for Brunch
22-Jun-2015

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – If you don’t know where to take dad out to eat this Father’..Read More

Balaban's Wins Top Award from World of Wines
03-Jun-2015

World of Fine Wine has announced its World's Best Wine Lists of 2015. Balaban's was awarded 3 ..Read More

RFT Reviews Caymus Wine Dinner
02-Jan-2015

The Riverfront Times joins Balaban's for one of our monthly wine dinners and captured some outst..Read More

RFT Chef Chat-D. Scott Phillips
18-Nov-2014

RFT stopped by to talk about life outside Balaban's Click here to see the full article (http://b..Read More

Great Day St Louis presents Balaban's food
03-Nov-2014

After being selected in St Louis Magazine's Top Restaurants-KMOV featured some of our food. See..Read More

KSDK's Show Me St Louis features Balaban's
03-Nov-2014

On Monday November the 3rd, Show Me St Louis featured Balaban's and discussed our 5 Year Anniversary..Read More

OpenTable.com Top 100 Wine Bar in America
03-Nov-2014

OpenTable.com selects Balaban's as Top 100 Wine Bar in America..Read More

Sauce Award
16-Aug-2014

Balaban's is a Sauce Readers Choice Award Winner for Best Restaurant in St Louis. Read more ..Read More

Alive Magazine Announces Balaban's Award
18-Jul-2014

Balaban’s Wine and Tapas Bar Wins Third Straight Title from Wine Spectator Magazine R..Read More

Alive reviews Duckhorn Wine Dinner
29-Jan-2014

Alive reviews Duckhorn Wine Dinner (http://www.alivemag.com/blog/index.php/2014/01/uncorked-balabans..Read More

RFT: Balabans Voted Best Wine List
13-Nov-2013

What were Francophiles to do when Balaban’s, the 37-year-old Central West End landmark clo..Read More

Balaban’s OpenTable Choice Restaurant
18-Mar-2013

Congratulations, Balaban’s – Chesterfield! You’ve been named a winner onto t..Read More

Balaban's Voted A List by St Louis Magazine
01-Nov-2010

St. Louis Magazine has released the latest A-List rankings and once again Balaban's features pro..Read More