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We are very gracious to the 37 years we've been open and what to showcase that love and appreciation! Through your nominations, we have qualified for

  • Best Italian Restaurant
  • Best Happy Hour
  • Best Fine Dining

We appreciate these nominations and are excited about this event! It is a great way to showcase all the wonderful spots in St. Louis!

LoRusso's Cucina

Serving Italian Classics Since 1986

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Diners Say…
We’re #1 Restaurant in st. louis

Local diners have spoken. In St. Louis Magazine's online poll, diners voted us st.louis' #1 restaurant. Thank you for the vote of confidence and for dining with us!

Featured in St. Louis Magazine

Watch KTRS-talk-show host John Carney visit LoRusso’s Cucina to find out more about his favorite mouthwatering dish, The Wild Mushroom Trio, from Chef Rich LoRusso.


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You’re invited…

We cordially invite you to enjoy a cocktail, dinner, a cup of espresso, or one of our many house made desserts in the gracious and warm surroundings that the best Italian restaurant at the edge of The Hill provides. It is our consistency, attention to detail, and the dedication of our experienced staff that continue to bring customers back again and again to where they are treated like family. It is their testimonials that keeps LoRusso’s Cucina one of the best Italian restaurants in St. Louis.