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5101 Wilson Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3196
+1 314-771-1632
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“osso bucco” (9 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (2 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (3 reviews)
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5101 Wilson Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3196
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

This restaurant is by far the best in the St. Louis area if you are looking to be pampered with Italian food second to none. The service and attention to detail cannot be beat anywhere. A centerpiece of the St. Louis Hill area. The restaurant...More

4  Thank ronald d
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

Is like going back in time. In good ways and bad. Great charm and authentic italian. Some of the dishes could stand to be updated.

1  Thank Matt M
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Classic style Italian restaurant. The Osso Bucco is truly incredible as are the veal offerings. Nice wine list. I love the quiet dark atmosphere. The wait staff are excellent. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank johnbwoodmd
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We hadn't been here in ages, and finally returned for our 18-year-old son's first exposure to this Old World dining standard in St. Louis' The Hill neighborhood. Antipasto, pasta, entrees and desserts were all very good. Osso bucco was fantastic! Service started out as stellar,...More

4  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 8 July 2014

My husband and I recently visited St.Louis for a long weekend. We wanted a nice restaurant in the Italian section of the city known as The Hill. We picked Dominic's and were not disappointed! Once you walk in the door, it's like you have been...More

Thank ptsusan
Reviewed 26 June 2014

If you are expecting modern, minimalist - "see and be seen" - or networking, forget this place. This is a restaurant to go to when you want romance, soft music, atmosphere, discreet but great service and great food. Osso buco over risotto was excellent and...More

Thank Luv2Go6
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Went to celebrate my son's Wash U graduation. At roughly $85 pp we've had better meals elsewhere. The 3 good entrees/appetizers were the osso bucco, tenderloin rossini, and antipasto platter. The corvinia (white fish) was too SALTY. The bread, I can't believe I'm saying this...More

1  Thank goldenmom1234
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We went to this restaurant for a business dinner with several people from out of town. We agreen on ordering 3 apps for the table. When delivered to the table they were already separated on indiviual plates. We thought that was a nice touch and...More

1  Thank Holdosh
Reviewed 5 February 2014

My boyfriend and I were in St Louis for the weekend and wanted to do something special for dinner Saturday night. We knew we had to go to the hill for some traditional Italian food and were not disappointed by Dominic's! Our server was fantastic...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 16 January 2014

We found this place because her parents took us here. The food is impeccable with unbeatable ambiance. I don't think there is a bad item on the menu but to of our favorites are the tenderloin carpaccio and the linguini with fresh clams. They also...More

Thank Daniel A
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Nancy R
30 November 2015|
Response from Nancy R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is La Pergola! Both places are fantastic!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Wilson Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3196
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > The Hill
  • Neighbourhood: The Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 314-771-1632
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Dominic and Jackie Galati purchased Dominic's on the Hill in 1971 and moved in above the restaurant. Within two years, Dominic began winning national awards and has continued to do so for the last 40 years. This is an exceptional restaurant with fine Italian cuisine, professional, friendly service, & an extensive wine list. Dominic oversees the kitchen,and the menu includes fresh seafood, veal, tenderloin, lamb, and many other choices. The restaurant has a Florentine atmosphere, with low lighting, white tablecloths, & classic oil paintings. Dominic's has been honored by DIRONA, 2001 Restaurant Hall of Fame, 1999 International Award of Excellence, The Epicurean Award & was voted one of the two best Italian Restaurants in the country by Conde Nast Traveller.

The second floor of the restaurant is available for private parties of 15-65. Please call for details. Smaller parties up to 18 people can be accommodated downstairs as well as larger parties up to 150.
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