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Best Caesar Salad in St. Lou?

BeckyAndTheBeanstock Apr 7, 2008 12:33 PM

I'm in search of the perfect Caesar salad. By this, I mean the old-style, traditional kind with real Parmesan (imported), big, crusty croutons and anchovies. And, of course, the dressing has to be done right. Any suggestions?

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  1. k
    KitchenParade Apr 18, 2008 06:03 AM

    The tuna caesar at Anthony's Bar is excellent --

    1. m
      moodyfoodie63 Apr 17, 2008 01:45 PM

      For old fashioned, the best I've had is at Al's @ 1st & Biddle.

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        lemons Apr 10, 2008 10:51 AM

        Big Sky i Webster calls it a romaine salad, I believe, but it's done right. I'm also deeply partial to the lunch-only Caesar at Anthony's Bar downtown, which has Italian tuna in it as well as the anchovy-based dressing, but it isn't quite classic.

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          p.j. Apr 8, 2008 04:59 PM

          I know that Il Vicinio in Clayton serves their Caesar with a couple of anchovy filets across the top.
          I am more partial to their spinach salad.

          1. j
            jardin32 Apr 7, 2008 12:42 PM

            the presentation is a bit more stylized than traditional, but the best ceasar I have had in years was at mosaic at the downtown restaurant week last august.

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