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Best Patio In STL!

Tuesday - Saturday 4pm-9pm

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Live Music Every Thursday

And The 3rd Saturday Each Month


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Are you looking for the perfect patio in Saint Louis? An evening outdoors on our beautiful patio is so perfect these days and it comes alive with Live Music every Thursday and the third Saturday of each month. We feature local musicians playing a variety of genres who have been entertaining our guests for years. Bring the family, bring the dogs and come hungry! Live music begins at 6pm and ends sometime after 9pm.


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Edibles & Essentials is a small artisan market and Café located in the Saint Louis Hills neighborhood on Hampton Ave halfway between Eichelberger Street and Holy Hills Avenue.

It’s a place where you can enjoy mouth-watering, house-made comfort food and more eclectic cuisine over engaging conversation and laughter – inside or on our beautiful all-season patio in back. Think winery experience, city style!

It’s a delightful market where you can shop for culinary must-haves.

And it’s an experience that will make you feel right at home.

First-time guests often say how charming the café is and are shocked at the quality of food they get at such reasonable prices.

At Edibles & Essentials, we source some of the finest foods through local vendors and farmers. And we take a tremendous amount of pride in limiting our carbon footprint by being as sustainable as possible.

With our subtle storefront set back from the road, it’s easy to drive past, or to think the parking lot is full.

But rest assured. In addition to the spots in front, you may also park along the street anytime or in the neighboring lot during evening hours.

So come in, shop, lounge, linger, enjoy! We look forward to your visits.

Stay Safe STL!

Matt & Mary Beth Borchardt