Culinary and Hotel Matchbook Collection

Accession Number:  SC 16:05
Location:  RB-M
Dates:  1950-2010
Size:  9 small flip top boxes; 3.0 cu. ft.
Creator/Collector:  Unknown collector
Acquisition info:  Unknown donation to RBSC
Accruals:  None expected
Custodial history:  Unknown.
Language:  Primarily English, some Italian and French
Processed by:  Melissa Miller, March 2016
Conservation notes:  All matches removed from cases.
Scope and Content: The collection contains of matchbooks from area restaurants and hotels as well as some noted national and international restaurants and hotels.
Arrangement:  Collection arranged alphabetically within topic
Restrictions:  Collection open for research. Permission required to reproduce images. SLPL not copyright holder of photographs.
Remarks:

Culinary and Hotel Matchbook Collection
1950-2010
9 small flip top boxes; 3.0 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
1 St. Louis Restaurants
Finding aid
7th Inn
64 West
94th Aero Squadron-Lambert Field
Abeyta’s
Agostino’s Colosseum Restaurant
AJ’s-Adam’s Mark Hotel
Al’s
Amighetti Bakery
Annie Gunn’s
Anthony’s
Balaban’s
Baldo’s
Bandera’s
Bartolino’s
Bella Patrina
Bentley’s
Bevo Mill
Bistro 201
Blueberry Hill
Board Room
Bob Evans
Bon Appétit
Border Grill
Brazie’s Ristorante
Brennan’s
Bristol Bar & Grill
Bruno’s
Bryan’s Restaurant
Busch’s Grove
Café de France
Cafe Le Pot au Feu
Café Louie
Cafe Marrakesh and Oasis Bar
Cafe Potpourri
Café Zoë
Candicci’s Ristorante
Canyon Café
Casa Gallardo
Catfish Crystal
Charcoal House
Chez Louis
China Garden
Ciao
Circa 1900
City Cousin
CJ Muggs Bar & Grill
Clamorgan
Coach House Restaurant
Coal Hole
The Commons
Copenhagen Restaurant
Copperfield’s (DoubleTree Hotel)
Cork ‘n Cleaver
Crackers Restaurant
Cramer’s
Crest House
Cunetto House of Pasta
Cyrano’s
David Slay’s La Veranda-Union Station
Dierdorf & Hart’s Steakhouse
Del Pietro’s
DeMenil Restaurant
Dogtown Bar & Grill
Dominic’s
Down Under
Duff’s
Farotto’s
Fedora Cafe & Bar-Union Station
Fio’s La Fourchette
First Street Alley
Flaming Pit
Flamingo Café
Frank Papa’s Ristorante
Gerard’s
 2 Gian-Peppe’s
Gian-Tony’s
Gianfabio Ristorante
Gianni’s
Giovanna’s Little Place
Grande Café
Grand Hall-Omni International Hotel
Grant’s Cabin
The Great Grizzly Bear
Green Parrot Inn
The Grill
Hacienda Restaurant
Hannegan’s
Hatfield’s and McCoy’s
Henry VIII
Helen Fitzgerald’s
Hofamberg Inn
Houlihan’s Old Place
Hsu’s Chinese Restaurant
Hunter’s Hollow
Incognito
J. Hunter’s
Jack Kane Kreis Restaurant
Jackie’s Place
Jake’s Steaks
Joan G’s-Bissell Mansion
Joe Boccardi’s Ristorante
John Mineo’s
Johnny Gitto’s
John’s Town Hall
Kemoll’s
Key West Cafe-Union Station
Kilroy’s
King Louie’s
L’auberge Bretonne
The Ladle
Laffite’s
Le Bistro
The Leather Bottle
Leong’s Restaurant
Lettuce Leaf
Lo Russo’s Cucina
Lombardo’s
Lone Wolf
Lotus Room
Ltd.
Lynda’s Bon Appetit
Melting Pot
Ménage
Michael’s Ristorante & Bar
Mike Talayna’s
Miss Hulling’s
Mississippi Nights
Moorings
Morton’s of Chicago
Nantucket Cove
Nicoletti’s
Nino’s
O’Connell’s Pub
O’Shea’s
Old Noodle & Pizza Co.
Old Spaghetti Factory
Olympia Kebob House and Taverna
Ozzie’s Restaurant & Sports Bar
Pacific Shore Cafe
Painted Plates
Pantera’s Pizza
Pasta House Company
Park Place
Patrick’s
The Pastrami Join
Paul Manno’s
 3  R TownRaintree CC
Ramon’s Jalapeño
Red Brick
Redel’s
Restaurant de Bergerac
Reuben’s
Richard Perry
Rick’s Café Américain
Ricotta’s
Rizzo’s Top of Tower
Robata of Japan
Ron & Shirley’s Italian Restaurant
Rugger’s
Ruggeri’s
Sam Wilson’s
Sam’s Steakhouse
Sea Chase
Sesame Chinese Restaurant
Shanghai Inn
Sidney Street Café
Smith & Slay’s
Sqwires
Stan Musial & Biggie’s
Steak n Shake
Summit
T. Billy Moffitt’s
Tavern on the Plaza
Terrace Room-Sheraton Plaza Hotel
TGI Friday’s
Tony Roma’s
Tony’s
Top of the Riverfront
Top of the Sevens
Town Hall
Trader Vic’s
Tryst
The Velvet Turtle
Via’s
Vincent’s
Wade’s
Walter’s
Zia’s
Zoë
St. Louis Hotels and Miscellaneous
Adam’s Mark Hotel
SS Admiral
Bellerive Country Club
Breckenridge
Casa Loma Ballroom
Chase Park Plaza
Clayton Club
The Daniele Hotel
Fabulous Fox
Forest Hills Country Club
Goldenrod Show Boat
Inn Conference Lounge
Jon Tomas
Kennedy Country
Lennox Hotel
Log Cabin Club
Marriott’s Pavilion Hotel
Mayfair Hotel
Missouri Athletic Club
National Federation of Pachyderm Clubs
Norwood Hills Country ClubOmni International Hotel
President Casino-SS Admiral
Racquet Club
Royale Orleans
Saint Louis Club
Seven Gables Inn
Sheratons at West Port Plaza
Sheraton St. Louis
Stadium Club
Tropicana Lanes
University Club
Westwood Country Club
Zoofari-St. Louis Zoo Association
 4 Non-St. Louis Restaurants
21-New York, NY
66 Diner-Albuquerque, NM
Abbey-Atlanta, GA
Al Hert’s Café Sainte Cecile-New Orleans, LA
Alfredo (Walt Disney World)-Orlando, FL
Alfredo all’Augusteo-Rome, Italy
Andiamo (Las Vegas Hilton)-Las Vegas, NV
Andria’s-Fairview Heights, IL
Anthony’s-various locations
Anthony’s Wharf-Minneapolis, MN
Arnie’s-Chicago, IL
Arundel Wharf-Kennebunkport, ME
Avanzare-Chicago, IL
Baba Yega-Houston, TX
Baba’s-Shorewood/Dwight, IL
Baby Bull’s-Pontiac, IL
Barronshire (Las Vegas Hilton)-Las Vegas, NV
The Bayou-Oklahoma City, OK
Bennigan’s-various locations
Biergarten (Walt Disney World)-Orlando, FL
Biggs-Chicago, IL
Bill Knapp’s-various locations
Bill’s Gay Nineties-New York, NY
Binyon’s-Chicago, IL
The Bistro-Coral Gables, FL
Bistro 110-Chicago, IL
Blackhawk Lodge-Chicago, IL
The Blind Lemon-Cincinnati, OH
Blue Corn Cafe-Santa Fe, NM
Bobby McGee’s-various locations
Bobby Rubino’s Place for Ribs-various locations
Brett House-Taos, NM
Bugis Street Brasserie-London, UK
The Bull Ring-Santa Fe, NM
The Bunch of Grapes-London, UK
By the Wharf-Mississauga, Canada
Cabaret (Frontier Hotel & Casino)-Las Vegas, NV
Cafe Boheme-London, UK
Cafe Rodeo (Beverly Rodeo Hotel)-Beverly Hills, CA
Café St. Gotthard-Zurich, Switzerland
California Pizza Kitchen-various locations
Cape Cod Room (The Drake)-Chicago, IL
The Captain’s Table-Deerfield Beach, FL
The Captain’s Table-Nashville, TN
Carol’s Creek Cafe-Annapolis, MD
Carousel Lounge (Hotel Monteleone)-New Orleans, LA
Casa Vecchia-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Cha Cha Coconuts-Florida
Chad’s Union St. Cafe/Jose O’Shea’s-Lakewood, CO
 5 Charlie’s-Granite City, IL
Charley’s Steak House-Orlando, FL
Cheddar’s-Springfield, IL
Chefs de France (Walt Disney World)-Orlando, IL
Chi-Chi’s-various locations
Christopher’s-London, UK
Claim Company-Northbrook/Vernon Hills, IL
The Club Grill (Ritz-Carlton)-Cancun, Mexico
Clyde’s-Vienna, VA
The Coach and Six-Atlanta, GA
Columbia Restaurant-Florida
The Consort (Continental Plaza)-Chicago, IL
Country Kitchen-various locations
The Court of Two Sisters-New Orleans, LA
Coyote Cafe-Santa Fe, NM
The Crab Pot-Seattle, WA
Cracker Barrel-various locations
Cricket’s-Chicago, IL
Damon’s-various locations
Domino Lounge-Chicago, IL
The Down Under-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Eagle Mill Restaurant-Excelsior, MN
Eduardo’s-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Elks-Washington, MO
Excalibur-Chicago, IL
Faces-Chicago, IL
Flakey Jake’s-various locations
Frankie’s Restaurant-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Fred Gang’s-Memphis, TN
French Quarter-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Fringale Restaurant-San Francisco, CA
Frisch’s Big Boy-various locations
Garcia’s Mexican Restaurants-Arizona
The Gaslight Club-Chicago, IL
GuadalaHarry’s-San Bernardino, CA
H3 Ranch-Fort Worth, TX
Harrison’s-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Harry’s Cafe-Chicago, IL
Harry Caray’s-Chicago, IL
Harvard Bar (Thistle Hotel)-London, UK
Helman’s Brauhaus-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Hog’s Breath Cafe-Bondi Beach, Australia
The Holding Pattern-Milwaukee, WI
Howard’s Restaurant-Gatlinburg, TN
Il Monello/Il Nido-New York, NY
Ivar’s Seafood Bar-Seattle, WA
Jackson Fillmore Trattoria-San Francisco, CA
Jasper’s Seafest-New Orleans, LA
Jax-Golden Valley/Minneapolis, MN
Jimmy Weston-New York, NY
JJ Tippin’s-Oklahoma City, OK
Jordons Seafood Restaurant-Darling Harbour, Australia
Kettle Restaurants, Inc.-various locations
King Fook Chinese Restaurant-Toronto, Canada
L’Escargot-London, UK
L’Escargot-New York, NY
La Habichuela-Mexico
La Normandie-Cincinnati, OH
 6 Langan’s Brasserie-London, UK
Las Vegas Hilton Steakhouse-Las Vegas, NVLaura O’Bryon’s-Cincinnati, OH
Le Cirque-New York, NY
Le Jardin-Ottawa, Canada
Le Montrachet-Las Vegas Hilton, NV
Les Frères de la Côte-Québec, Canada
Lion Bar and Seafood Restaurant (Continental Plaza)-Chicago, IL
Luciano’s Kitchen & Bar-Chicago, IL
Mai-Kai-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Maisonette-Cincinnati, OH
Mama’s Fish House-Maui, HI
Manhattan Ocean Club-New York, NY
Mareva’s-Chicago, IL
Martinique Cafe-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
McCormick’s-Denver, CO
McMullen Country-Hertford, UK
Mes Amis (Sands Casino Hotel)-Atlantic City, NJ
Mr. Whipple’s-Cincinnati, OH
Mrs. Parks Tavern-Chicago, IL
The Mother Lode-Aspen, CO
Nepenthe-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Nick’s Fishmarket-Waikiki Beach, HI
Nick’s Fishmarket-Illinois
The Noodle Makers-Vancouver, Canada
O’Hara’s-Palm Beach, FL
Oak Room (The Plaza-Westin Hotels)-New York, NY
Old Florida Seafood House-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Otto’s-Buckhead, GA
Oyster Bar (The Plaza-Westin Hotels)-New York, NY
Oz-Sauget, IL
The Palm Court (The Plaza-Westin Hotels)-New York, NY
Palm Restaurants-various locations
Pampa Oceano Seafood-Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Park Bistro-New York, NY
Pat O’Brien’s-New Orleans, LA
The Peasant-Washington, DC
Pelican’s-Midwest City, OK
The Pier-Memphis, TN
Philippe’s Bistro-Atlanta, GA
The Plum Room (Intracoastal Hotel)-Ft.
Pour la France-Denver, CO
Prime Time-Mt. Vernon, IL
The Pump Room (Ambassador East Hotel)-Chicago, IL
 7 Restaurant Antoine-New Orleans, LA
Restaurant Gambrinus-Québec, Canada
Ristorante Nino-Rome, Italy
RJ Pitcher’s-Lancaster, OH
Rockwood Pottery-Cincinnati, OH
Romeo Salta-New York, NY
Rose & Crown (Walt Disney World)-Orlando, FL
Ruby Tuesday-various locations
The Rusty Harpoon-Kaanapali Beach, HI
The Rusty Scupper-various locations
Ruth’s Christ Steak House-various locations
Sabre Room (Aladdin Hotel and Casino)-Las Vegas, NV
San Domenico-New York, NY
Santorini-Chicago, IL
Sasha’s Deli and Grill-Wayzata, MN
Scarlett O’Hara’s-St. Augustine, FL
September-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Sherlock’s Home-Chicago, IL
Sleep-Out Louie’s-Cincinnati, OH
Sly Fox-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Spiaggia-Chicago, IL
The Stables-Houston, TX
Stan Hoye’s (Holiday Inn)-Carbondale, IL
Stan’s-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Stockyard-Nashville, TN
Stooges-Atlanta, GA
Studebaker’s-Tallahassee, FL
Sultan’s Table-Las Vegas, NV
Sunsets-Wayzata, MN
Swiss Chalet-various locations
Tavern on the Green-New York, NY
Tony’s-Alton, IL
Top of the Bridge-Boca Raton, FL
Top of Toronto-Toronto, Canada
True Grits Steakhouse-Brush, CO
Tucci Benucch-Chicago, IL
Twisted Spoke-Chicago, IL
Union Street Public House-Alexandria, VA
Victor’s-Schaumburg, IL
Window’s (Rend Lake Resort)-Whittington, IL
Winfield Potter’s-Minneapolis, MN
Winners’ Pavilion (Safari Park Hotel)-Nairobi, Kenya
Yesterday’s-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Zasu’s-Atlanta, GA
 8 Non-St. Louis Hotels and Miscellaneous
Ambassador East Hotel-Chicago, IL
Bally’s Resorts-various locations
Beijing Hotel-Beijing, China
Big Cedar Lodge (Bass Pro Shops)-Memphis, TN
Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts-Alberta/British Columbia, Canada
Caribe Hotel-Suites-Cancun, Mexico
Casino Luzern-Lucerne, Switzerland
Colorado Belle-Laughlin, NV
Croasdaile Country Club-Durham, NC
Crown Towers-Melbourne, Australia
Delfines Hotel and Casino-Lima, Peru
Desert Inn and Country Club-Las Vegas, NV
The Drake-Chicago, IL
Dusit Thani-Bangkok, Thailand
The Four Season-New York, NY
The Four Seasons Hotels-various locations
Friendly Hills Country Club-Whittier, CA
Golden Nugget-Las Vegas, NV
Hazeltine National Golf Club-Chaska, MN
The Hemisphere Club-New York, NY
Hotel Baltschug Kempinski-Moscow, Russia
Hotel Bedford-Brussels, Belgium
Hotel del Coronado-San Diego, CA
Hotel las Adelfas-Cordoba, Spain
Hotel Maria del Carmen (Best Western)-Mérida, Mexico
Hotel Meridien-New Orleans, LA
Hotel Nacional de Cuba-Havana, Cuba
Hotel Stadt Koblenz-Aachen, Germany
Hoteles Porcel-Granada, Spain
House of Fashion/House of Fragrance-Beverly Hills, CA
Hyatt Regency-Istanbul, Turkey
Intercontinental Hotel-Hong Kong, China
International Hotel-New Orleans, LA
Julian’s-Nashville, TN
Kentucky State Parks-KY
L’Hermitage-Monte Carlo, Monaco
Las Vegas Country Club-Las Vegas, NV
Limelight-Atlanta, GA
Lisboa Penta Hotel-Lisboa, Portugal
Mark 2100 Motor Hotel-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
 9 Meliá Hoteles-various locations
Mirage-Las Vegas, NV
The Monteleone-New Orleans, LA
Otel Taksim Plaza-Istanbul, Turkey
Pete Fountain’s French Quarter Inn-New Orleans, LA
Pioneer Hotel & Gambling Hall-Laughlin, NV
The Plaza (Westin Hotels)-New York, NY
Pudong Shangri-La-Shanghai, China
Ramada Express-Laughlin, NV
The Raphael Chicago, Chicago, IL
The Ritz-Carlton-Chicago, IL
Riverside Resort-Laughlin, NV
Royal Hawaiian Hotel-Waikiki Beach, HI
Royal Lahaina Resort-Kaanapali Beach (Maui), HI
Royal Orleans Hotel-New Orleans, LA
St. Regis (Sheraton)-New York, NY
Sands-Atlantic City, NJ
The Sands-Las Vegas, NV
Sheraton Plaza-Chicago, IL
Sheraton Guilin Hotel-Guilin, China
Spence Manor-Nashville, TN
Sunderland Chevrolet-Jerseyville, IL
Taj Group of Hotels-various locations
Taj Mahal-Atlantic City, NJ
Taos Inn-Taos, NM
The Tremont-Chicago, IL
The Tremont/The Whitehall-Chicago, IL
Tropicana (Ramada Resort & Casino)-Las Vegas, NV
United Nations Plaza Hotel-New York, NY
Villas Maya (Hotel Club Akumal Caribe)-Akumal, Mexico
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