Most Exclusive Nightclubs In St Louis

August 14, 2014 7:00 AM

Even in the middle of the Midwest, sometimes a night out on the town should mean dressing up and doing it right by putting on the ritz. Surround yourself with the finest group of friends, and hit the city in style. Take in an evening of upscale music, ballroom, swing or jazz dancing, or just some amazing camaraderie in the best elegant and intimate surroundings. Keep it classy at these most exclusive nightclubs in the area.

Mandarin Lounge
44 Maryland Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 367-4447

Sit back atop this rooftop environment overlooking the hustle and bustle from the streets below. Listen to the relaxing sounds of the water flowing from the Central West End fountain, which is the focal point beneath this exclusive nightclub. Enjoy the contemporary Asian design of this upscale club. Pamper yourself by sipping an elegant $50 Gold Standard cosmopolitan, accented with real gold garnishing.

Jazz at the Bistro
3536 Washington Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 289-4030

When it comes to music, it just doesn’t get much classier than the smooth, cool sounds of jazz. Sit back and experience jazz from top names to up-and-coming talent, in an intimate setting. Stop in before a show at the Fabulous Fox, or make reservations to get the best seats in the house. Mix it up in style while savoring a sound that never goes out of fashion with the finest St. Louis has to offer.

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Blood and Sand
1500 St. Charles St.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 241-7263

Reservations are required at this club that is so exclusive that you have to have a membership to claim your place inside. Currently, membership is at capacity, but this doesn’t mean you need to look elsewhere to enjoy an intimate evening out. Apply for a special Monday-through-Thursday-only membership, or if you know someone who is already a member, throw all of your worries to the wind. Each member is allowed to bring three guests with each reservation.

Café Eau and Chaser’s Lounge
Chase Park Plaza
212 N. Kingshighway Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 633-3000

The Chase Park Plaza Hotel is one of the classiest and well-respected in town. Overlooking St. Louis Forest Park, you will feel as if you are towering over Central Park in New York City. On the weekends, two of the hotel’s restaurants come alive as popular, sought-after musical talent entertains. Enjoy a fine meal at Café Eau along with listening to some talented area live musicians, or take in some familiar sounds at Chaser’s Lounge. Either way, the elegance will astound you and take you back to an era where Art Deco reigned supreme.

Related: Top Luxury Hotels In St. Louis

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

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