Top Oldies Music Bars In St. Louis

August 25, 2016 7:00 AM

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When you hear the beat, you know all of the lyrics, and it’s difficult to stop your feet from moving toward the dance floor. There is nothing like some good ‘ole rock ‘n roll or kicking back to sweet sounds of yesteryear. Dance, duck walk, sing along, or play air guitar to your favorite oldies bands. Remember a time in music when rock and roll was new at these top oldies music bars in St. Louis.
Blueberry Hill
6504 Delmar Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63130
(314) 727-4444

A room in the back is dubbed, “The Duck Room” after the Father of Rock and Roll and local resident, Chuck Berry. Step inside to find a restaurant, a bar, a rock and roll museum, a place to kick back with friends, and a place where rock and roll legend Chuck Berry still makes appearances for live concerts. Throw some darts, eat some delicious food, and dance the night away. When Chuck Berry isn’t on stage, the Duck Room hosts other local bands and many tributes to the oldies.

Trainwreck Saloon Westport
314 Westport Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63146
(314) 434-7222

The decor takes you back to the days of the Wild Wild West, with swinging saloon doors and wooden. Look up, and you will see the trademark model train circling around above.Stop in in some weekends, and the live music will take you back to the days when rock and roll was just beginning. Enjoy music that cover the decades, from Beatles copy bands to the sounds of the Eighties.

The Jive And Wail
621 Westport Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63146
(314) 781-7000

Get ready to dance and be entertained at the best dual piano bar in the area. Listen to sounds of yesteryear that cover the gamut of musical styles. Make requests, and hear your favorite oldies song on piano. This sweet location makes a nice place to take a date or celebrate a birthday or bachelorette party with freebies and dancing.

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Peacock Loop Diner
6261 Delmar Blvd.
(314) 721-5555

From the neon sign to the atmosphere when you walk inside, this place will bring back memories and is open 24 hours a day. Grab a malt and burger, and sit back on a soda fountain bar stool like the good old days. These malts have a twist to them if you request them spiked. Besides the food, the oldies music playing is on a jukebox that throws you back to bopping days of old.

Kirkwood Station Brewing Company
105 E. Jefferson Ave.
Kirkwood, MO 63122
(314) 966-2739

The beer is locally microbrewed, and the burgers are amazing. The place often comes alive to the sounds of the oldies. Check the calendar, and come on a week night to enjoy rock ‘n roll bingo. On weekends, catch bands like Shang Ri La, or Facts of Life who plays rocking best of the oldies.

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Tere Scott is a freelance writer and author of e-books and two educational blogs. She loves to research information to share. She currently resides in St. Louis. Her work can be found at PuddleJumping.

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