Where to Eat on the Delmar Loop - Restaurant Guide

Named one of the "10 Great Streets in America" by American Planning Association, the Delmar Loop is full of restaurants and shops perfect for both weekdays and weekends. Located minutes away from Washington University in St. Louis, Forest Park, and with an easily accessible metro stop, this is the ideal food destination to visit with family and friends. Whether you’re looking for ice cream or Thai food (or anything in between), we’ve got you covered with this guide to the Loop.

On top of having great food, the following restaurants are all helping to heal local hunger with GiftAMeal! You can participate simply by downloading the free GiftAMeal app and taking a photo of your food or drink at a partner location. For each photo taken on the app, GiftAMeal donates to a local food bank to give a meal to a neighbor in need. Download the app here :)

The Baked Bear

6140 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112

The Baked Bear is best known for their ice cream sandwiches. Everyday, they make fresh cookies and brownies so you can mix and match their flavors to make your perfect frozen treat. With dozens of options for cookies and ice cream (including gluten free and vegan options!), it’s impossible to go wrong with any combination. A wonderful sweet treat we'd highly recommend.

The Banh Mi Shop

567 Melville Ave, University City, MO 63130

In the mood to be transported to Saigon? The Banh Mi Shop located on the Loop is an amazing option to get your fix of banh mis, spring rolls, noodle bowls, and more! This authentic Vietnamese food is delicious and comforting, and it’s great for folks on the go if you have to rush to work.


571 Melville Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130

Fast and tasty, BOBQ is serving up delicious Korean barbeque rice bowls! Build your own bowl with your choice of protein or try their Korean fried chicken wings: it’s all delicious. If you can’t get enough of their bowls, you can order delivery on DoorDash, UberEats, Postmates, and more!