Coastal Bistro & Bar

About Us

The menu is an exciting combination of coastal influences from low country and creole inspired items, to New England favorites, and West Coast specialties. Escape to the Coast in Clayton – Come to Coastal and enjoy items from the raw bar, small plates, or dinner menu, Coastal is the perfect place for date night or meeting with friends.

Coastal’s raw bar features fresh oysters from the Gulf, West and East coasts served fresh very cold with our house made sauces and mignonettes. We recommend our Coastal Tower for a sampling of several raw bar items - featuring oysters, shrimp cocktail, and tasting portions of the ceviche and tartar. Coastal has received rave reviews for its Lobster Roll, Shrimp and Grits, and it’s unique menu combination that appeals to food lovers looking for exciting culinary choices from land and sea. Coastal also features an incredible dessert menu with exclusive offerings from owner Ellen Schmitz. Come experience the Coast in Clayton. 


Owner Ellen Schmitz and her brother Frank Schmitz are excited to bring the coast to St. Louis with all its culinary excitement.



Events and Private Parties

For your next business meeting or happy hour, wedding rehearsal dinner, or just a gathering for friends or family come to Coastal Bistro for an evening of great food, extraordinary wines, and house made desserts. We can accommodate small or large groups and if you prefer you can have the entire restaurant for your private affair.

We are happy to customize a menu to meet your needs or you can order from our fantastic menu.We want your event to be all yours and as special as you want it.

You can email or call us at 314.932.7377.







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