Quite a few restaurants are known for a single menu item. If you want the best toasted ravioli anywhere, for example, you only need to go to this restaurant in Missouri. While it dishes up absolutely delicious authentic Italian fare it may even be better known as the birthplace of the toasted ravioli. If you haven’t had this St. Louis favorite at Charlie Gitto’s On the Hill, add it to the top of your dining bucket list.

Have you been to this delicious restaurant? What did you think of its toasted ravioli? Would you agree that it is one of the best restaurants in Missouri? We’d love to read about your experience in the comments section below!

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Where can we find the best restaurants in St. Louis?

  • Monte Bello Pizzeria has been an icon since 1950 and is known for its thin-crust pizza.
  • Hodaks Restaurant & Bar has been voted the best fried chicken in the city for over 25 years in a row.
  • Pappy's Smokehouse Ribs has been named as the best bbq in Missouri by Southern Living Magazine and the best ribs in America by the Food Network.

Read on to learn about some of the many other outstanding restaurants in St. Louis.

 Where can we find museums in Missouri?

  • The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City is world-renown for its major collections of Native American art, European and American paintings, photography, and much more.
  • The Missouri State Penitentiary Museum in Jefferson City sheds light on the challenging and redemptive issues of life behind bars.
  • The Missouri History Museum in St. Louis focuses on the history of the St. Louis region and how it fits into overall Missouri history.

Read on to learn about some of the many other wonderful museums in Missouri.

Where can we find ice cream shops in Missouri?

  • All Aboard Burgers and Ice Cream in Joplin is a city favorite for its unique ice cream flavors.
  • Central Dairy Ice Cream Parlor in Jefferson City has been featured on many Missouri "best of" ice cream lists.
  • Braum's Ice Cream & Dairy Store in Springfield has five locations and is known for its dairy fresh flavors.

Read on to learn about some of the many other delicious ice cream shops in Missouri.