St. Louis’ The Delmar Loop is along Delmar Blvd. and features funky shops and ethnic restaurants. Check out:
United Provisions: Located in a sleek, contemporary building, Olio and Elaia chef-owner Ben Poremba has teamed up with Suchin Prapaisilp to create a food store with international items, prepared foods, sushi, coffee and a great food court/restaurant called the Dining District with table service for lunch or dinner. 6241 Delmar Blvd.
Blueberry Hill: A local tradition featuring local brews, a restaurant and a music venue. 6504 Delmar Blvd.
Catch a movie at the Tivoli Theater from 1924, or pizza at Pi Pizzeria at 6144 Delmar Blvd.
The Moonrise Hotel is a hip place to stay at 6177 Delmar Blvd and has seen some good reviews in recent press.