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The Crusoe's Original

Yelp Rating - 3.7 stars
102 reviews onYelp logo
(314) 351-0620
Location3152 Osceola Saint Louis

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updated: March 15, 2024
Year Established1979
Steve S.
Yelp Rating - 1 stars12/25/2023
It's a shame. For decades Crusoe,'s has been a great family dining restaurant. A wide variety on the menu and great attentive waitresses. We used to eat... read review
Jennifer M.
Yelp Rating - 4 stars09/04/2023
When I heard that they were closing The Original Crusoe's we had to head down to check it out and get a stamp in our Pizza Passport. Down in the heart of... read review
Sherry H.
Yelp Rating - 2 stars03/31/2024
Our Easter plans were a bit different this year and we celebrated with family on Saturday so that left us open for Sunday. We decided to try the Easter... read review

Business Description

Located in the heart of St. Louis, The Crusoe's Original is a beloved neighborhood eatery that has been serving delicious homestyle meals since 1979. Founded by Steve Limmer, this humble restaurant has become a local favorite, attracting diners from all over the city with its famous fried chicken, catfish specials, and family meal specials.

Whether you're in the mood for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a late-night snack, The Crusoe's Original has something for everyone. Start your day with fluffy pancakes and crispy bacon, or indulge in a juicy burger and a side of onion rings for lunch. For dinner, try the mouthwatering fried chicken or catfish, served with your choice of sides like mashed potatoes, green beans, or coleslaw. And if you're looking for a hearty meal to share with family and friends, be sure to check out the all-you-can-eat BBQ chicken on Thursdays or the all-you-can-eat fried chicken and fish on Sundays.

In addition to its delicious food, The Crusoe's Original also boasts a full bar, outside deck, happy hour specials, and early bird specials. The pub out back, Patrick McKeane's Pub, is a local watering hole where you can enjoy a cold beer or a cocktail with friends.

But what really sets The Crusoe's Original apart is its warm and welcoming atmosphere. With over 35 years of success, this restaurant has become a part of the fabric of the community, beloved by locals and visitors alike. So come on down to The Crusoe's Original and discover why this neighborhood gem has been a St. Louis institution for over four decades.

Gift Ideas for The Crusoe's Original

If you're looking for a unique and thoughtful gift that's sure to please any foodie or lover of homestyle cooking, look no further than The Crusoe's Original. This charming St. Louis eatery has been serving up delicious comfort food since 1979, and their menu is full of classic dishes that are sure to delight any palate.

For the fried chicken lover in your life, consider gifting a gift card to The Crusoe's Original. They're famous for their crispy, juicy chicken, and a gift card will give your loved one the chance to indulge in this beloved dish whenever they like.

If you're looking for something a little different, why not give the gift of a family meal special? These specials feature a variety of dishes, from salad to pizza to wings, and are perfect for sharing with family and friends. And for a truly special gift, consider treating your loved one to the all-you-can-eat BBQ chicken on Thursdays or the all-you-can-eat fried chicken and fish on Sundays.

But the best gift of all might just be the warm and welcoming atmosphere of The Crusoe's Original itself. Give the gift of a memorable dining experience, where your loved one can enjoy delicious food, great company, and a slice of St. Louis history. So whether you're looking for a gift for a special occasion or just because, The Crusoe's Original is the perfect choice for anyone who loves good food and good times.

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