Wright's Tavern Update Establishment
7624 Wydown Blvd.
Clayton , MO 63105
Matt McGuire and head chef Cary McDowell said the impulse behind Wright’s Tavern was simple. “We want to eat this food. I want to have lunch here,” McGuire said. “I wanted this place to be the place he [McGuire] and I would want to come eat three or four times a week and hang out and talk as best friends,” McDowell said. “We need a place to go do that, so we had to create one.” Much of the menu at Wright’s Tavern will be as familiar as the words to your favorite song. Hors d’oeuvres include East Coast oysters and shrimp cocktail; there are salads like the Tavern Caesar and wedge salads and mains like fish dishes and steaks – a 14-ounce New York strip, an 18-ounce rib-eye, a 10-ounce filet mignon.
$20 and up
Monday through Thursday 5pm - 10pm
Friday & Saturday 5pm - 11pm
Sunday - Closed
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3 meals that changed Wright’s Tavern executive chef Cary McDowell's life
Chef Cary McDowell’s career started with a handwritten letter requesting an apprenticeship at famed French restaurant Lutèce in New York City.