The Place

The Best in Live St. Louis Blues Music. SEVEN Nights a Week. Plus Saturday & Sunday Afternoons. With a vintage back bar, wood floors and saloon atmosphere, relax and enjoy St. Louis blues greats.

Our Game Room, with its high wood-beamed ceiling, wall of windows and large brick fireplace, a visit to The Game Room is a fun and relaxing experience for all. Please stop by and enjoy foosball, pool and more for a unique place to relax with friends!

At the Hardshell, relax in our indoor restaurant with an outdoor garden environment The expansive menu of fresh seafood and Cajun specialties offers a wonderful culinary experience in a setting featuring a huge fish tank, tropical plants, and a waterfall. Selections include fresh crab legs, oysters, and fish, along with fabulous Cajun favorites like Gumbo, red beans & rice, and crawfish etouffee. Be sure to check out the Monthly Events Calendar for our daily specials. Food is available at all three venues.

Where the fun never stops
and the Blues never end

The Facts

30 plus years and three great experiences in one location in Historic Soulard, a couple of minutes south of downtown St. Louis.

Free Shuttle to the Games

The 1860's Saloon Party Bus.

Customers enjoy FREE chauffeured rides to Cardinals and Blues Games! Our bus is also available to rent by the hour with driver.

Transportation courtesy of St. Louis Blues Tours & Transportation LLC. Serving bars & Soulardians since 1989. Nightly 1-10 passenger bus or 22 passenger bus. Perfect for Parties, Pub-Crawls, Wineries and Weddings. Contact, Soulard Joel, 314-249-0772. "I'm cheaper than a lawyer and a lot more fun!"

The BEST in LIVE St. Louis Blues

2 men playing guitar.

LIVE MUSIC (EVERYDAY): Mondays, 8 pm to 12 am; Tuesday - Friday, 9 pm to 1am; Saturdays, 2 pm to 6 pm, 9 pm to 1 am; Sundays, 2 pm to 6 pm and 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm

Regular appearances by: Jimmy Lee & Company, Marsha Evans & The Coalition, Jason David Cooper Band, Soul Reunion, Steve Pecaro Band, Edickion, Inner City Blues with Skeet Rogers, Patti & The Hitmen, Rick Green, The Catapults and Everett Dean & Lonesome Hearts.

Interesting in playing at 1860's, what do I need to know?
With the volume of talented artists wanting to play at 1860's, it is hard to respond to everyone. The best way to reach us is by calling and leaving us a message at: (314) 231-1860. Friday, Saturday and Sunday's are the traditional nights we leave open for new acts. We plan in advance, so think ahead when calling us.

On the Island of Soulard

A Mardi Gras jester looms over 1860's Hardshell Cafe dining area.

We are OPEN: Monday - Saturday, 11 am to 1:00 am; Sunday, 11 am to Midnight

ATM on site.

We are conveniently located near all major transportation routes via bus (7th Street @ Geyer Ave (30, 40), 7th Street @ Soulard St (30, 40) or 7th Street @ Russell Blvd (30, 40)), cab, car or paddle-boat!

Share your Experience

2 female bartenders at 1860's.

Find us at the following social networking sites: Urbanspoon, Riverfront Times, Yelp, Stltoday, Foursquare and Facebook. Also, view videos performances taken at 1860's Saloon on Youtube.

Special Events

Come meet our fantastic bartenders.
    Aguila Tequila Thursday
    Every Thursday - Special on Aguila Margaritas and Shots

  • 1860s Has the NFL Package
    Watch Your Favorite Team Here
    Food & Drink Specials for All Games


Tony Hall plays guitar.
  • HAPPY HOUR: 3 pm to 6 pm Domestic Beer $3.00 & Well Drinks - $2.50, ½ Price – Select appetizers
  • LIVE MUSIC: 8 pm to 12, TONY HALL
    FOOD SPECIAL: 1/2 price pizza when you dine in from 7-10 PM


Fairmount Park logo.
  • HORSE HOOKY [Starts May 3rd] : Take the 1860’s Shuttle to Fairmount Park for an afternoon of Horse Racing & Fun Cost $13.00 - Price Includes: Ride to Track, track admission & all you can eat buffet. Shuttle leaves at 12:20 pm. Learn more at:
  • HAPPY HOUR: 3 pm to 6 pm Domestic Beer $3.00 & Well Drinks - $2.50, ½ Price – Select appetizers
  • LIVE MUSIC: 9 pm to 1am, The New Tony Hall Open Mic Night
  • FOOD SPECIAL: Tuesday Cajun Night, All You Can Eat $9.95
  • BEVERAGE SPECIAL: $2.50 PBR's, 9 - 1AM


Patrons dancing at 1860's Saloon.
  • HAPPY HOUR: 3 pm to 6 pm Domestic Beer $3.00 & Well Drinks - $2.50, ½ Price – Select appetizers
  • NEIGHBORHOOD PARTY: In Saloon From 6 to 8 – Free Appetizers and Drink Specials Giveaways & Live Music with Steve Reeb
  • LIVE MUSIC: 9 pm to 1am
  • Blues Jam Session with (Hosted by the Fred Pierce & Company)


Everett Dean enterains the crowd.
  • HAPPY HOUR: 3 pm to 6 pm Domestic Beer $3.00 & Well Drinks - $2.50, ½ Price – Select appetizers
  • LIVE MUSIC: 9 pm to 1am
  • Everett Dean & Lonesome Hearts (High Octane 50’s, 60’s & 70’s Rock & Roll)
  • FOOD SPECIAL: Pasta Night - $9.95
    BEVERAGE SPECIAL: Aguila Tequila Thursday
    Every Thursday - Special on Aguila Margaritas and Shots


The Catapults playing at 1860's Saloon.
  • HAPPY HOUR: 3 pm to 6 pm Domestic Beer $3.00 & Well Drinks - $2.50, ½ Price – Select appetizers
  • LIVE MUSIC: 9 pm to 1am
    • Friday 7: The Catapults (The New Breed of Blues)
      Friday 14: River City Blues (Returning after several years away)
      Friday 21: Big Mike and Blu City Band (Watch Tthem Play the Blues)
      Friday 28: Rythum Rockers (Great sound – Great Vibes)
    • Friday 30: Patty & The Hitmen (True Soulard Blues diva)


Soul Reunion playing at 1860's Saloon.
  • LIVE MUSIC: 2 pm to 6 pm
  • Soul Reunion (Played R&B here every Sat. afternoon for 20 some years)
  • LIVE MUSIC: 9 pm to 1 am
  • Saturday 8: Tony Campannella Band (Plays Like Nobody Else)
    Saturday 15: Steve Pecaro Band (Stevie Ray Vaughn Style of Blues)
    Saturday 22: Marsha Evans and the Coalition (A St. Louis Music Diva with a true blues band)
  • Saturday 29: Steve Pecaro Band (Stevie Ray Vaughn Style of Blues)


2 men playing guitar at 1860's Saloon.
  • LIVE MUSIC: 2 pm to 6 pm
  • Fred Pierce and Company (Classic R & B, Blues and Rock & Roll)
  • LIVE MUSIC: 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm
  • 23 & 30 - Michael Thomas & Travelin’ Band (Soulard Style in R&B, Blues and Classic Rock & Roll)
    2, 9 16 – Coupe de Ville
    (The Blues and More)

"It's not fine dining, but fun dining!"

Sunday - Thursday until 10:00 pm, Friday - Saturday until 11:00 pm

Food available in all three venues. Ask about us catering your private event. We recently updated our menu in June 2015.


The FDA warns that consumption of raw food may cause illness.

Soups & Salads [top]

Hail Caesar Salad
Fresh romaine lettuce, onion, croutons and parmesan cheese, blended with Caesar dressing. $6.95, with Blackened Chicken $9.95

Homemade Dressings: Poppyseed, Bleu Cheese, Creamy Peppercorn, Ranch, Honey Mustard, Homestyle French, Italian, Caesar and House

Hardshell Pizza [top]

Our pizzas are made to order, with a special blend of cheeses and premium pizza sauce!
Type / Size 12” 16”
Cheese $9.95 $12.95
Veggie $11.95 $15.95
Buffalo Chicken: Buffalo sauce, provel cheese, bleu cheese, grilled chicken $13.95 $17.95
Hardshell Deluxe: pepperoni, sausage, bacon, black olives, mushrooms, green peppers, onions $14.95 $18.95
Blues Burger: hamburger, bacon, banana peppers, bleu cheese $14.95 $18.95
BBQ Chicken: bbq sauce, grilled chicken, onions, green peppers $14.95 $18.95
Bacon Cheeseburger: bacon, hamburger, onion, tomato and pickle
$14.95 $18.95
Taco Pizza: A salsa sauce, provel cheese, seasoned beef, onions, black olives, fresh lettuce, crumbled tortilla chips, fresh tomato, shredded cheese and sour cream $15.95 $19.95

Add Your Favorite Toppings

50¢ Toppings: onion • green peppers • black olives • broccoli • mushrooms • banana peppers • tomato • green onion • red onion

$1 Toppings: pepperoni • sausage • bacon • hamburger • bleu cheese • surimi crab • chicken

Sandwiches [top]

Served with choice of side.
Add sautéed peppers, onions or mushrooms 50¢ each. Add cheese $.75, Add bacon $1.50, Add dill dip $1.00, Add Cajun aioli $.50.


Wraps [top]

All wraps are tomato basil flour tortillas. Served with choice of side.

Po’ Boys [top]

Served on French bread with choice of side. Dressed or Nuttin’ on it!

House Specialties [top]

Served after 5 p.m. [top]

Side Items [top]

Ask about our Daily Specials! Prices and Menu subject to change without notice.