With the New Year upon us, what better time to head just 45 minutes East to an Entertainment venue like you’ve never experienced before, and where your date can consist of not only checking out a newly released film, but enjoying some of the most scrumptious food and beverages you’ve had in quite some time, all delivered right to your…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

With the holiday season upon us and families coming together from both near and far, what better way to take a break from all the shopping, gift wrapping and constant cooking before Santa arrives, than to enjoy a night out with Dinner + a Movie! And whether a night out is just the two you, or with the whole family in tow, there is a “happening…

Dinner + a Movie = Family Night

With the hustle and bustle of the Holiday season right around the corner, we think now is the perfect time to slow things down a bit, surround yourself with family, and friends, and enjoy a quick and easy meal that will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

Brunch + a Matinee = a Day Date!

We are switching it up in the month of October, as with the chillier weather heading our way, maybe we should venture out to enjoy Brunch + a Matinne = a Day Date!

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night is sending you out for an evening of unforgettable ambiance and old-world charm. Let's start our evening off right, at a very nostalgic steakhouse in Frontenac.

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

"Dinner + a Movie = Date Night" is heading out under the stars in August.

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

With summer in full swing, it’s time to take a little time off during the week so that you can enjoy a special day with your significant other. Venture to Wentzville for some of the best barbecue this side of Kansas City and head to a fabulous theater that seems to be sitting “on top of the world” just a few moments away to catch…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

Let’s visit a place with an ambiance and cuisine that the man in your life is going to love—so much so that you might even convince him to take you on a little shopping spree too while you’re there!

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, why not treat Mom to a getaway she won’t soon forget?

Dinner + A Movie = Date Night

 Kemoll's Chop House  After 30 years in Downtown St. Louis, Kemoll’s has moved to start anew in Westport Plaza with Kemoll’s Chop House! Featuring both chop house entrees and a few of those Italian favorites you have come to love at Kemoll’s, Kemoll’s Chop House also features an extended appetizer menu and seafood entrees that will please even the most finicky of…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

 Tavern on Main  Nestled in Belleville’s Main Street Business District you will find Tavern on Main. Don’t let the name fool you, because this “Tavern” not only has an atmosphere that appeals to the masses but a menu that includes cuisine fit for a king. Nightly specials include Thursday night’s New Orleans Surf and Turf or Spinach Artichoke Chicken and Friday night’s Seafood…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

With the holiday hustle and bustle behind us and as we seek to make 2019 the best year yet, we’re going to take a more low-key approach for our dinner and a movie date night this month, starting with a visit to the Hi-Pointe Drive-In.

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night or Family Night

 Dinner: Vito's in the Valley  Family owned and operated, Vito's in the Valley features an exquisite Sicilian Italian menu, full of luscious appetizers and main dishes that can be deliciously paired with their incredible array of wines or craft beers. From its warm and inviting Mediterranean-inspired decor to serving the best toasted ravioli in St. Louis, Vito’s in the Valley brings their…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

If you are feeling a little noble and want to surround yourself in English style for the evening, there is no better place to head than to the Cheshire Inn’s Boundary for dinner. Nestled directly across from the Cheshire Inn, Boundary will fill your senses and taste buds with its unique modern interpretations of those hearty meals we have come to…

Dinner + a Movie = Date Night

 Dinner: Café Manhattan in Clayton  Nestled in the heart of Clayton, you will find a place where the past has literally come to rest, allowing for you to experience a touch of nostalgia at every turn. Café Manhattan provides the best in American cuisine combined with that retro feel of yesteryear. Whether you love delectable burgers and melts, sandwiches, building your…

Channing Tatum Brings an Abominable Yeti to Life in Warner Brothers’ Upcoming Animated Film, Smallfoot

 Article and Photography Kathleen Kaiser  Located on Post-Dispatch Lake, in the heart of Forest Park, you will find the Boathouse. The Boathouse provides a casual dining experience with tantalizing fare. It's the perfect place to dine before heading out to catch a new movie release at one of the many theaters located just minutes away.  6101 Government Drive, St. Louis, Missouri, 314.267.2224,…

Dinner and a Movie Star

 Article and Photography Kathy Kaiser  The Crossing  The Crossing brings its farm-to-table philosophy to life with unique and satisfying creations you have to experience. Much of the freshness you will enjoy at the Crossing is sourced from local farms in both Missouri and Illinois.

Dude Food

Whether You’re Cooking for One or Cooking for Many, These Easy Dishes are Sure to Impress Anyone Gathered at Your Kitchen Table Article Nicolette Martin   FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH WITH JALAPEÑO SLAW   INGREDIENTS (SANDWICH) 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon ground paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder Cayenne pepper, to taste Boneless, skinless chicken breasts … Continued

The Perfect Tailgate

Just like playing a great game of football takes preparation, impressive tailgating celebrations and foods require strategy. Some people even consider tailgating a daytrip, which provides a little extra creativity pressure for organizers.

Farm Fresh

In any previous year, a Chesterfield-associated article about farm fresh items obviously would have highlighted the city's iconic Rombach Farm and Pumpkin Patch. Alas, this summer, Rombach family members closed their operations indefinitely. For decades, the business at 18639 Olive Street Road offered produce, hayrides, children's activities, a country store and lots of photo ops. Through teary eyes, many Chesterfield…

The Taste of Summer

Photography by Carly Ciardullo Watermelon Margaritas Makes: a pitcher of 6-8 drinks ingredients:  1 cup tequila 1/4 cup cointreau 2.5 cups of cubed seedless watermelon 3 cups limeaid 1 cup club soda juice of 2 limes garnishes: fresh jalapeno slices salt & sugar (equal parts) mixed for the rim lime wedge Place the watermelon into … Continued

A Pinch of This, a Splash of That

Two tablespoons of this potent wine reduction can be substituted in a recipe, such as a pan sauce, tomato sauce, or roast beef jus, that calls for one-half to three-quarters cup of wine. Add this reduction near the end of the cooking time—the way you might finish a sauce by swirling in some butter. The reduction can be kept for…

Soup is Good for the Soul

This is definitely the easiest and best way to make rich-tasting butternut squash soup, without having to peel and dice a large, awkwardly shaped vegetable. You start by cutting the squash in half lengthwise and roasting it in a hot oven. Scrape the roasted flesh from the skin, and simmer it with sautéed yellow onion, fresh sage, and a tart…

EdgeWild Restaurant and Winery

The goal of EdgeWild Restaurant and Winery in Chesterfield is simple: to bring affordable fine American wines under private label and unique, elevated American cuisine to customers in St. Louis and St. Charles counties in a rustic, open site. The business is located at 550 Chesterfield Center, on the ring road around Chesterfield Mall.