To my friends in West STL County, stop by Candicci’s on Friday! Good Italian fare has been served up for decades by music-loving proprietor Bob ‘Candicci’. Join me at his locale at 100 Holloway by Target, just off of Manchester Rd. (West Ballwin area) 100 Holloway at Manchester Road, 63011, (on the northeast corner). Also see: www.candiccis.net. ph (636) 220-8989. 6:30pm – 9:30pm. See you!
Saturday Feb 1st: Sqwire’s in Lafayette Square. You’ll be drawn in by the authentic urban vibe of this once-upon a-time wire factory, but you’ll return again for the great cuisine (and music!) Check out Sqwires.com for a peep. 7:30pm – 10:30. Easy to find. Just a few blocks east of Jefferson on Park. Plenty of parking! Do the Lafayette thing this w/e! Address 1415 South 18th Street St Louis, MO 63104. 314.865.3522
It’a great to be playing piano in such a lovely spot again Every Thursday evening 5-7pm. The Ritz-Carlton Lobby Lounge St. Louis located at 100 Carondelet in Clayton/ St. Louis 63105. Over the years I have had several steady-gigs there, but this is my first time back in a few years. Please stop in and make a request! Treat yourself to the newly refurbished plush surroundings, enjoy a martini and partake in the LL sushi bar. Scheduled for EVERY THURSDAY. Ritz-Carlton (314) 863-6300. Ciao !
Thursday Feb 6th: Back at the Ritz! 5-7pm • Friday 7th: Candicci’s in West County 630-930 • Saturday the 7th returning to TALAYNA’s Restaurant in Creve Coeur area 630-930 • Sunday Feb 9th I will be at Cedar Lake Cellars Winery in Wentzville, 12 noon to 3pm. Sure hope to see you soon! -Alan
Sundays: Oceano Bistro in Clayton 5:30pm till 8:30! Oceano, known for its fresh seafood and ‘warm even in winter’ patio never disappoints! Has a great, open kitchen, beautifully curved onyx bar and a groin-vault ceiling. Now with the piano music that softens Sunday evenings even a bit more…! Oceano is on N. Brentwood in Clayton, #10 (across from Cardwell’s). Please stop-in, support live music and your habit of loving great food too! (314) 721-9400. (Temporarily suspended, watch for March scheduling, thanks!) -Alan