Frontenac and Town & Country, MO

Affluent suburban communities with St. Louis’ best shopping.

Frontenac and Town & Country, MO

Affluent suburban communities with St. Louis’ best shopping

Frontenac and Town & Country are suburban communities located at the western edge of Saint Louis. Frontenac is part of the city of Saint Louis’ inner-ring, while Town & Country is an independent city directly to the west of Frontenac on I-64. Both communities are known for their exceptional upscale amenities. Frontenac’s Plaza Frontenac boasts the best luxury shopping in Saint Louis, with many premium retailers alongside diverse restaurants. Town & Country’s Bellerive Country Club has a world-class golf course with hosted major tournaments, including the 2018 PGA Championship. Frontenac's and Town & Country's real estate and housing options can range from large ranch-style homes to dramatic newer construction in established neighborhoods.

What to Love

  • Tasteful communities located along Saint Louis’ western edge
  • Plaza Frontenac
  • Bellerive Country Club
  • Prestigious schools

People & Lifestyle

Frontenac and Town & Country are two of Saint Louis’ most sought-after suburbs. The residents of these refined communities enjoy access to some of the region’s most outstanding amenities. For families, both Frontenac and Town & Country are home to some of the best public and private schools in the area.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Plaza Frontenac is home to the best luxury shopping in Saint Louis. This upscale two-level mall is anchored by Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue department stores. Other brands at Plaza Frontenac include Allen Edmonds, Athleta, Brooks Brothers, Chico’s, Coach, Cole Haan, David Yurman, Eileen Fisher, J. Crew, J. Jill, Kendra Scott, Louis Vuitton, Lululemon, Michael Kors, Restoration Hardware, Talbots, Tiffany & Co., and Williams-Sonoma. For many of these high-end retailers, Plaza Frontenac is their only location in Missouri.

Along with offering first-class shopping, Plaza Frontenac boasts a fine choice of restaurants. Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar serves prime cuts of beef and seafood specialties, such as lobster tails, with fine wines and handcrafted cocktails. BrickTop’s is open from brunch through dinner with a refined menu of steaks, sushi, and thoughtful entrees. Plaza Frontenac also features a Landmark Theatres screening all the latest big-screen releases. Other Frontenac dining choices include Grassi’s Ristorante & Deli for authentic Italian eats, The Shack Frontenac for gluten-free breakfast and lunch plates, and the family-run Kreis’ Steakhouse & Bar for mouthwatering steaks, prime rib, and delicious fresh seafood. 

In Town & Country, Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant pairs house-label wines with sophisticated New American cuisine. Other popular restaurants in Town & Country include Napoli 2 for tasty Italian meat and seafood dishes, Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria for award-winning Italian fare, and 3 Day BBQ for unbeatable pulled pork.

Things to Do

Town & Country’s Bellerive Country Club is one of Saint Louis’ big four elite country clubs. The club first opened in 1897 and has since hosted major championships, including the 1965 U.S. Open and the 1992 and 2018 PGA Championships. Bellerive Country Club’s gorgeous golf course was designed by legendary architect Robert Trent Jones Sr. in the 1960s, then redesigned by Rees Jones in 2005 for major renovations completed at the cost of $9.5 million.

Town & Country is also home to the children’s museum and indoor playground of Myseum. Visitors enjoy lots of fun, hands-on activities with more than 30 special exhibits. The beautiful green space of Longview Farm Park features landscaped gardens, wooded trails, and a pastoral barn and stables. Longview Farm Park is used for various events throughout the year, including an Art, Wine & Music Festival, a Holiday Boutique, and a Turkey Trot. Nine-acre Drace Park features more walking trails and three rustic log cabins.


Frontenac and Town & Country are served by the Parkway West and Ladue public school districts.

  • Chaminade College Preparatory School, Private, Roman Catholic, Boys, 6-12.
  • Christian Brothers College High School, Private, Roman Catholic, Boys, 9-12.
  • St. Joseph’s Academy, Private, Roman Catholic, Girls, 9-12.
  • Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill School, Private, Roman Catholic, JK-12.

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