About Kemoll's Italian Restaurant
Filet Mignon in a delicate cognac cream sauce, fresh artichoke slices hand dipped and fried to a golden brown, succulent broiled lobster tails, fork tender veal scaloppini and mouth watering pasta dishes made from authentic Sicilian family recipes...and then there's the view! Located on the 40th floor of the Metropolitan Square building in downtown St. Louis Kemoll's is a destination restaurant offering stunning 360 degree views of the Arch, the river and all of downtown. Kemoll's offers great options for private dining. Six private rooms including our premier event space Top of the Met make Kemoll's a popular choice for weddings and large corporate functions.
Italian, Continental, American
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 1:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Corner of Broadway and Pine
$31 to $50
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Experienced in catering off site events. Lunches and dinners. Hot or cold food. With service staff or drop off.
Attached building garage with reserved parking for evening diners. Parking is complimentary.
Metro link stop 4 blocks from restaurant. Bus stops outside of building.
Banquet, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wine
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Kemoll's Italian Restaurant Ratings and Reviews
The view was amazing, our waiter Ryan wa ...
The view was amazing, our waiter Ryan was knowledgeable, friendly, professional and knew the menu like the back of his hand. His recommendations were excellent and the food was to die for. It was our last night in St. Louis and we wanted to go for a nice meal with a view of the city. We got what we hoped for and more! The ambiance and the food were the best we had all week.
A word of mouth referral took us to Kemo ...
A word of mouth referral took us to Kemoll's for an anniversary evening. We were seated promptly and had a table overlooking the St Louis riverfront. This view rivals that of the Arch, especially with candlelight! The service was great, being respectful of our occasion and 'serving' without interrupting us. The food was very good and plentiful, and the Grilled Beef Tenderloin Broschette appetizer is a meal unto itself. If you hadn't tried Kemoll's put it on your bucket list to do.
We found this place on the Internet and ...
We found this place on the Internet and wanted to go because we were visiting from out of state and it was our anniversary. We had our adult children with us and wanted it to be a special experience.
It was worth the visit and the money. Our view was beautiful and the food and service were great. We would gladly visit again. Thank you for making our anniversary memorable and special.
The food was excellent. The ambiance.... ...
The food was excellent. The ambiance.... Average. There was a row of empty chairs just lined up in the same room as us. Pretty tacky. Our waitress was very good but overworked. There did not seem to be enough servers/ chefs. We had long waits for each course. Did not really come across as a high end restaurant.
The view from the 40th floor is the lure ...
The view from the 40th floor is the lure and most unique feature of Kemoll's. That being said they provide a soft, quiet atmosphere with very polite and unobtrusive service. All of the food we tried from their Italian inspired menu was prepared perfectly and was very flavorful and balanced. Prices were what I would expect for the location, food, and service. An anniversary dinner with my wife with splitting an appetizer, soup/salad each, and a mid-level priced entree each was $100 before tip. They do offer complimentary parking in a parking structure under the building which given the price and difficulty of parking in downtown St. Louis at times is very welcome.
Waiter did not xplain the menu,unlike di ...
Waiter did not xplain the menu,unlike different waiters did for other tables.Appetizer was "less than par "(his words not mine)brought us the wrong salads.The food was not very flavorful.The only good thing about this place was the view of the arch...wwhich was under consconstruction and a mess.
We took some out of town company here to ...
We took some out of town company here to enjoy the view and some great Italian food. Our company loved the view and everyone enjoyed their meal. Our server, Billy, was was excellent -- fun and attentive. Outstanding!!
We had a wonderfully memorable dining ex ...
We had a wonderfully memorable dining experience at Kemoll's! The food was outstanding, just as we had anticipated. The service was friendly, personable, and conscientious, while the ambiance was upscale but not stuffy. We enjoyed the salmon teriyaki appetizer, split a house salad, and my filet mignon was perfectly prepared. The view from the 40th floor made us feel regal. Again, a wonderful memory. Be sure to take a picture! We'll be back!
The food was excellent and the view was ...
The food was excellent and the view was spectacular! We had superb service, as well. It was a great place to go for our 22nd wedding anniversary! The 7:00 reservation time was perfect. We were there to see both the daytime view of the arch and river as well as the beautiful lights of the city after the sun went down.
Awesome view. Crab cakes were good (not ...
Awesome view. Crab cakes were good (not great), salad was good (not great). Veal entrees were excellent. A little expensive but big portions- we could have shared easily. Service was OK. Parking was convenient, and free, although finding the restaurant was a little tricky. From the garage elevators, go to lobby and take main elevators to top floor.
The best part about the entire evening w ...
The best part about the entire evening was the beautiful view. The food was good but was WAY overpriced. The waiter was very nice and checked on us often but it took forever for our entree to actually come to the table. After we had finished our salads we sat with and empty table for at least 30 minutes. The waiter told us several times that they were plating our food and it would be right out. It finally came to the table and after the wait our table of six was ready to go.
Extensive wine list. The appetizer of pe ...
Extensive wine list. The appetizer of peppedew peppers was DELISH. The crostini was not needed. Never before have I had mussels served in a "white gravy". The spoon to ladle the sauce on the magnificently cooked mussels was just the right size. Sliced Italian baguette would be a nice accompaniment. Cheese bread was recommended. Good, but not "dippable". Do yourself a favor and get the beef tenderloin risotto. The perfectly cooked penne pasta with feta was complimented with shrimp perfectly cooked 2 minutes and with such flavor!!! Time did not allow the table side bananas foster... Worth a visit just for that! Ask for a table facing east at sunset. Underground parking made the visit perfect. Bravo to the chef!!! For sure will return!! Gracie
We have lived in St. Louis for 25 years, ...
We have lived in St. Louis for 25 years, but never eaten at Kemoll's. It is an old restaurant, but the reason to go there is for the view. It is a spectacular view of the Arch and the Mississippi River. The food is not as good as some Italian restaurants in town, but it is good.
Loud like a sports bar. We sat in a room ...
Loud like a sports bar. We sat in a room of obnoxious drunks. The view is spectacular. The steak was excellent but the service if that is what you want to call it was a minimal. I have had better service at the drive-through. We went there for our anniversary which we put an open table as a note and also told the waiter's helper as the waiter was nonexistent. I would not go there for your anniversary as they did not even say happy anniversary. It is not like I did not let them know about my anniversary weeks in advance. Most high-end restaurants usually do something nice for your anniversary so this makes me understand that this is a McDonald's type. If you want to good drunk crowd then this is your place
Although I've had experience with Kemoll ...
Although I've had experience with Kemolls in the distant past, I made reservations because of the email I received from OpenTable about the 100 restaurants with great views (or the best views). Kemolls was on the list for St. Louis; so I made reservations for my anniversary. It was one of the best experiences my husband and I have had. The view was magnificent; the food was excellent; the service was exceptional. We'll definitely be going back!
We ate at Kemoll's before a business mee ...
We ate at Kemoll's before a business meeting in the building. The view was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful. They allowed us to look out of several windows to get the full effect of all of the different viewpoints. The menu had a well rounded selection and the food was of good quality. Overall, a good experience.
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