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The Thaxton & Speakeasy

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Amazing venue for corporate events

I love the touch of elegance and uniqueness that you feel as soon as you walk into the building... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Hairston3000
Fantastic space to host events

We hosted a large conference dinner with nearly 100 guests and couldn't have chosen a better place... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
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Constructed in 1928, the historic THAXTON BUILDING (formerly the Eastman Kodak building for whom it was constructed,) is unsurpassed in it's opulence and high level of service. This Art Deco, multi-level, event space, appeals to historians and art...more
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

I love the touch of elegance and uniqueness that you feel as soon as you walk into the building, this space is absolutely beautiful. Kim and Mad Dog did an amazing job making our corporate event room smoothly. The entire staff at the Thaxton worked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

We hosted a large conference dinner with nearly 100 guests and couldn't have chosen a better place! Stunning setting and everyone was extremely welcoming and helpful.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for choosing The Thaxton! We are so happy to hear you were pleased!

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were told there would be live music. We paid the entry fee and there was no live music. As we left we said to the bouncer that there was no live music and he said that was on another night in the week! Jeez!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lorit507
Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Our apologies if there was a miscommunication along the way. Live music bookings are only on our Prohibition Thursday nights.

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Came here on my last night in St. Louis. I signed up on their text list so I got their password in order to get in. It happened to be 80's or 90's night. The DJ was amazing. There was a fun group I ended...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for reviewing! That is a once a month event. And admittedly, a little "off brand" for a speakeasy. But it is too much fun for us to resist. We are so pleased to hear you felt the same! I shall pass this on...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I came here as part of a bachelorette party. It was so much fun. Great service. Fun venue. Unique experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rachaelwaddle
Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Great to hear! We hope you return!

Reviewed 11 May 2018

The Thaxton did an outstanding job as the host venue to my daughter's wedding and reception last weekend. The entire staff was super-friendly and their professionalism was second-to-none. The high level of service we experienced is only possible when team leaders are truly committed to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Carl P
Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Words like these, from the father of the bride, are golden. We will cherish them! Thank you so much. We are honored.

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

What an awesome night! I was in St. Louis for a business trip for a few days. The last night we tried the Thaxton Speakeasy. So much fun, from figuring out how to enter the building (my buddy who met me there couldn’t find it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your experience! I'm glad you "found" us! Your compliments will be passed on to Sam and Jelani. :)

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

From planning to execution, Kim and her awesome team were on point. People are still talking about how beautiful the space was and how much fun we had during the event. It’s such a naturally exquisite space, you really don’t need to even decorate to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words. We appreciate your review!

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We attended a wedding here and it was amazing! The atmosphere, the food, the staff, everything was perfect! The art deco look was perfectly achieved! I highly recommend this for weddings and parties!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We really appreciate you taking the time to review. We are especially pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourself! Thanks for recommending us too!

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Thanks to Peter & Kim and of course Mad Dog for making the evening perfect. Everybody commented at the wedding about the venue, artwork and attention to detail. You helped make our three day trip to Saint Louis most eventful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dwgordon97
Kim P, Owner at The Thaxton & Speakeasy, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are so pleased you were pleased!

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