Located in the middle of the action-packed University City Loop, Blueberry Hill may be categorized as a bar and grill, but regulars refer to it as a temple to music, with its legendary jukebox and regular live music acts. It's one of St. Louis' most lively landmarks filled with pop culture memorabilia, a photo booth, arcade games, and live music. This establishment was frequented by legend Chuck Berry and even claimed him as their house band. Chuck Berry who was the first person inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and a close friend of the owner, graced the stage at the Duck Room for over 200 consecutive monthly concert series in the intimate 340-capacity room. Since then, many bands have played on the same historic stage like Ed Sheeran, The Lumineers, and Grandmaster Flash.
In the beginning, Blueberry Hill's food offering was nothing more than a hot dog machine with peanuts and beer nuts to complement their beer selection. In 1974, they expanded their kitchen to include a grill that would produce what ended up being their famous burgers. Aside from their famous burgers, Blueberry Hill has an extensive appetizer menu with unique options such as cheddar cheese balls (fried cubes of cheddar cheese served with salsa), buffalo fries, popcorn buffalo shrimp, and of course, the St. Louis classic toasted ravioli.
They have impressive vegetarian options like their vegan red beans and rice and impossible burger. Their infamous Trout Almondine is also a local favorite. Customers delight in this griddle-cooked Rainbow Trout filet which is topped with toasted almonds. As if music and amazing food weren't reason enough, Blueberry Hill has an extensive collection of pop-culture and music memorabilia. Hundreds of display cases house comic books, records, baseball cards, toys, sheet music, and a large display of Chuck Berry artifacts. Come in for the food and the music, and you might just lose yourself in the memorabilia. You can peruse the hundreds of display cases housing comic books, records, baseball cards, toys, sheet music, and an extensive collection of Chuck Berry artifacts.
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