About Gamlin Whiskey House
With an emphasis on world class whiskeys, our contemporary steakhouse serves hand-cut steaks and delicious cocktails amid the bustle of the wonderful Central West End.
Steak, Contemporary American
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Maryland and Euclid
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Gamlin Whiskey House is proud to offer a specialty catering menu upon request. With an emphasis on customization and excellent service we look forward to making your next event a special one.
Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Gamlin Whiskey House Ratings and Reviews
Great selection of whiskeys: Ryes, Scotc ...
Great selection of whiskeys: Ryes, Scotches and Bourbons and some very interesting cocktails. Had a great meal too!
Lack of service. 😕 they said they were ...
Lack of service. 😕 they said they were busy with another table.
Great crab cakes!
Great crab cakes!
Quiet Anniversary Dinner....Not here.
Fun place for a group. not an anniversary dinner. Requested window seat and we were given one in the walkway from the bar to the restaurant. Traffic non-stop. Fun place for a group of friends though. Food was outstanding and our waiter was very nice. Just not the ambiance I hoped for or expected, especially with the prices you pay for the meals. Upscale food but not the upscale experience.
Unique menu, friendly staff. Good food! ...
Unique menu, friendly staff. Good food! Great décor and lively atmosphere.
Cool place but the food was marginal. ...
Cool place but the food was marginal. Both had the Pasta. One over cooked and the other, the squid ink pasta, was hard and undercooked. Sauces were greasy. Waitress was pleasant and great. I would stick with just the whiskey at the whiskey house!
Great Steakhouse with a Whiskey theme.
I had one of the best "steak and potatoes" meals I have had in ages. My friends loved a Cajan fish dish. Great menu! The staff is efficient and pleasant. The whiskey flights were a big hit, and the bartender satisfied some picky cocktail drinkers. The only drawback was background music that was a bit too loud—at least for the tables in our nook.
Carrie at the bar was awesome! Gamlin's ...
Carrie at the bar was awesome! Gamlin's does not carry ginger ale and I drink Woodford and ginger ale. She offered to make me ginger ale and it was excellent. She is a gem.
I ate here with my dad who was visiting. We both had never eaten brunch here before but I will certainly be back! Delicious French toast!
Great food and service!
Avoided for a bit because of the menu prices ($10-20 appetizers and $25-40 entrees). Service and patio/restaurant were both awesome! Happy hour is really good too! BEST CRAB CAKES EVER! They are huge, like 90% crab, with amazing sauce! The entrees were good too but we couldn't stop talking about and thinking about the crab cakes. Going back very soon just for them. Server was very knowledgable about the whiskey and wine list.
First time and loved it! Great selection ...
First time and loved it! Great selections on spirits. Food was creative and very good.
The restaurant was a great place and had some great food. The only thing that I disliked was how loud it was.
I have to say the food was good and our waitress was very sweet. But we no sooner had our wine delivered then immediately the salad came and in 30 seconds our dinners were served. And then the potatoes were cold which she rectified immediately. There really should be some time between drinks, salad and dinner. And this was a Friday evening.
Always a great meal
We had a quiet romantic Easter dinner. First time for the lobster bisque and it was delicious . Our steaks were perfectly cook. We will be back.
Absolutely perfect Easter Brunch!
We went to Gamlins for brunch on Easter. They serve a regular brunch menu with a wonderful selection of sweet and savory. Fresh OJ in my mamosa. The food is great. Among our party's entrees... Amazing shrimp & grits, Chicken & waffles, Prime Rib & Eggs. Each one hot, fresh, with very different flavors. The service was friendly and wonderful in a nice laid back atmosphere. And it did not cost near as much as some of the pricey "wait-in-line for okay food" brunches we have been to. Going to go back and try happy hour next time!
Steak on steak salad was well done, orde ...
Steak on steak salad was well done, ordered medium-rare.
Pricey for the quality
The food overall is good here, but the price tag that goes with it is very high. We ordered a couple apps, the first being toasted rav for $15. We got five of them...maybe the rest fell off en route. We also ordered the "pig" wings, in which we received four, also $15. We followed up apps with dinner, in which we all ordered steaks. Out of the five, only one was cooked as ordered. For a ~$40 steak, I would expect it to be cooked medium rare when ordered, not medium well. Big difference when you can barely see a glimmer of pink and a nice pink core. The flavors were all very good, including the steak, but they were simply overdone. At the prices on the menu, you could go to a nicer steak house, pay a couple bucks more, and have an outstanding steak.
Good food, Great Service, fun spot
We have a group that meets for lunch monthly and it was our turn to pick the spot and treat our friends. We have hit many of the big name places around town, but none provided this level of service and sumptuous food and drink. Gamlin is known for it's whiskey based cocktails, so we sampled several of their classic drinks and shared them about. All were fantastic, especially their Sazerac cocktail and the whiskey sours. I usually find the sour mix to be overbearing elsewhere, in Gamlin's drink there was just the right amount of citrus tang but the liquor was not overwhelmed. Awesome. The food was spectacular. We had sandwiches, short rib sliders, three takes on thick house-cured bacon, salads, and two lovely desserts for sharing. We left wishing we could have sampled more items, so another trip is a certainty. Our waiter, Tim, who may be one of the best in town, provided great recommendations and service while training a new server at the same time. He was really impressive.
Always have a great meal and fun time wh ...
Always have a great meal and fun time when we are there.
Joe is the best server and should get a ...
Joe is the best server and should get a raise/ ownership stake
We had a wonderful experience. Our waiter was the best, the food came in a timely manner and the drinks were perfect.
We stumbled across this unique restaurant and could not have been more pleased! Great ambiance, a menu we all enjoyed, and the drinks were very good! We would definitely return the next time we are in St. Louis.
Good food. Yea buddy
Good food. Yea buddy
if you like Whisky (ey), this place is must!
Solid Food. Very good service. The Brown Water choices are out of this world. And! a whisky sommelier to guide you through the evening.
My wife and I have been here a couple of times and enjoy it for a special date night. We are Bourbon lovers and there's a fine selection among othe spirits. There are a number of flights to compare whiskey flavor profiles and food. Personally I like making my own flight-though a little pricy. Known for their handcut steaks, I was pleased with the cut and cooking style of my ribeye. Experiment with apps, cheese platter and side for a great experience. The servers are excellent and the two I've had knew their spirits well. My only disappointment is that couples tables are tiny and the small venue is really set up for groups. Wish I had a better table setting. Other than that, great experience.
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Food wasn't prepared correctly. The egg on salmon sandwich was hard, not medium. Sandwiches are over priced. No sides come with sandwiches. Potato wedge side is small and greasy.
Food was a little salty but otherwise ve ...
Food was a little salty but otherwise very good. Service was EXCELLENT.
The waiter we had was amazing! Great at ...
The waiter we had was amazing! Great at recommending items to us and the food was some of the best we had in St. Louis!
We were there on a Saturday for brunch. Food was exceptional, everyone at our table got something different and we all loved each one. Drinks were good. Thought perhaps the whiskey cocktail I got was a little overpriced for the size, but it was really good. Definitely will be back.
Get whiskey and get a steak. You won't r ...
Get whiskey and get a steak. You won't regret it!
Brunch menu contains a range of options. Every time I have been the food has been amazing. Gamlin's staff is always pleasant and professional.
Excellent service, fun menu, quality ingredients and oh the whiskey selection... I love this restaurant for Saturday and Sunday breakfast. My request for Valentine's Day this year!
Food was absolutely terrible. Worst I've ...
Food was absolutely terrible. Worst I've ever had.
We had a great time at this restaurant and the food and service was fantastic.
Another great evening at Gamlin's
This was our second time at Gamlin's. Last year we sat outside before a baseball game and everything was fabulous! Too cold to sit outside in February so we dined inside. Our hostess gave us the best table in the restaurant. A huge booth for just the 2 of us but still quite cozy. William was our server and he was excellent. He is a true professional! He brought us a different year of wine than what was on the menu and offered up suggestions. The 3 Little Pigs is outstanding. We also shared the surf and turf and the lobster was cooked perfectly. Oh yeah the guys at the bar quite wonderful with bourbon suggestions! We will be back next time we are in St. Louis. Gamlin's never disappoints.
Good times :)
Have been to Gamlin a few times now, once for dinner, once for the bar, and now brunch. Service, especially at the bar, is awesome and friendly, and can't beat the selection of whiskey and bourbon. Brunch was good, they can poach eggs which is essential if you are going to offer a Benedict on the menu. Wish said Benedict came with some sort of potato product, but you have to order that separately, which makes it a little pricey. Otherwise, our server at brunch, Sierra, was great. Will definitely be back!
The service here was great and the barte ...
The service here was great and the bartender didn't skimp on liquor in the cocktails; watered down drinks out a bad taste in my mouth about the management of a restaurant and respect for its customers. My only complaint is that the 4 oz. steak seemed a little under seasoned. It was tender and juicy, but I almost asked for steak sauce.
Hot scene, hot food and hot drinks
Great scene and atmosphere. Awesome drink menu with highly knowledgable wait staff. Food selection very interesting! We went New Year's Eve...food was pretty good...probably not best night as they were crazy busy, so I'll forgive the less than awesome preparation of the food.
The two of us went there on New Years Ev ...
The two of us went there on New Years Eve with a reservation and they sat us at a very small high top table in the bar section. The table was very wobbly and we asked to have a different table. The waiter said that wasn't possible due to the other reservations and he put a wedge under the table to stop the wobble. The table wasn't large enough to even move our appetizer and dinner plates around. To top it off, no one showed up to eat at the other large tables around us, so telling us that we couldn't move didn't exactly make sense. Also since we were placed in the bar area and not in the dining area the other tables were very loud and obnoxious making conversation almost impossible. I was very disappointed with our experience, especially for the $130 dollars we paid for two of us to eat there.
The appetizers are amazing, the best of ...
The appetizers are amazing, the best of which is the bread board with homemade butters. You select 3 butters which are then paired with 3 breads. It's hard to choose only 3 butters especially when new ones seem to make their way onto the menu. Also, the drinks are delicious. Anyone who likes whiskey will love their old fashioned or Manhattan.
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