Authentic New York Pizza & Pinball Lounge – Padavan’s NY
ST. CHARLES, MO/February 25, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Padavan’s NY – Located in the center of New Town in St. Charles, Padavan’s NY serves up creative cuisine and authentic New York Pizza. Brothers, Owner Greg Padavan and Executive Chef Mark Padavan who are natives of Westhampton Beach, NY, brought their award winning pizza to New Town in 2009 and continue to generate the culinary accolades for not only their signature pizza but for their other culinary creations as well. Padavan’s menu features traditional sports bar favorites such as steaks, fish and chips, creative burgers, Golden-Guinness Chicken Strips, NY Buffalo Wings (Three-time Wing Ding Award Winner), Quesadillas, sandwiches, wraps including the Burgerdog (their famous hamburger with Lettuce, tomato onion, cheese and chipotle mayo in a wrap), John’s Philly Cheese Steak, salads, soups, and so much more.
The eclectic Entrée menu includes a traditional American and world fusion of flavors and is the creation of Executive Chef Mark Padavan. Mark perfected his culinary roots in Italy and in Paris, France where he studied at the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu and learned his French and Italian techniques from some of the most famous chefs in the world. Such inspired specialties include Penne Alla Vodka (A 150 year-old family recipe that he learned directly from the world famous Chef Lorenzo Delmichi while studying in Italy. The exquisite dish features Roma tomatoes, red onions, fresh basil & Bacon finished with cream & Absolute Vodka sauce); Gorgonzola Crusted Chicken (All white meat chicken breast sautéed in oil & garlic, smothered in sautéed mushrooms, covered in a decadent Gorgonzola, then browned to a melted cheesy perfection); Chef Mark’s popular spin on Chicken Cordon Bleu (Grilled chicken breast topped with Ham, Bacon and Swiss cheese served on the best Pretzel Bun in St. Louis); and The Padavan (a signature sushi roll with crab, cream cheese, avocado, tempura dipped, deep fried, top with massago & eel sauce).
Topping the Dessert menu includes the “Pada-fan” favorites such as Deep Fried Oreo Cookies, Chocolate Volcano Bistro Cake, NY Cheesecake Bistro Cake, and the Root Beer Float. Their kid’s menu offers something yummy for even the pickiest kiddo pallet.
Padavan’s is a staple eatery for the New Town regulars and is an entertaining foodie destination for fun seekers. The venue celebrates the family fun year round as their prime location is at New Town’s Volleyball courts. “We’ve been a round since 2009 and we’re always expanding and appreciate the support from the New Town residents and neighbors. We love this location!” says Padavan’s manager Grady Wilson. The restaurant expanded adding the highly anticipated state of the art Pinball lounge. “The games, which are still hand-made, are well maintained and include a nice rotating mix of the newest games available as well as a couple of vintage collector quality games of yester year, “ says Brian Brannon, Owner and Operator of the games. “What makes pinball so special is that the games can be played by any age. I’ve seen three-year olds to people in their Nineties playing. Greg Padavan is a pinball enthusiast and you can see that in the way the lounge is constructed with indirect lighting and USB connections, and the way he interacts with the customers,” adds Bannon, IFPA State Championships Representative. On Tuesday nights the lounge is host to Pinball leagues and is the host venue for the regional IFPA (International Flipper Bin Ball Association) Championship tournaments. In fact one of the local league players, Chris Basler is the reigning state champion and will represent Missouri in the IFPA National championships held in Dallas Texas in March 2017.
During warm weather, In addition to the exciting volleyball league action in front of the Restaurant, live entertainment can be enjoyed on Padavan’s festive patio. An ample selection of Spirits, Draft (including the first Guinness Counter Mount in St. Louis), Bottled Beer, Wines and innovative Martinis are available to kick up the party for any occasion. Padavan’s NY is more than a restaurant. It’s a destination.
3249 Rue Royale # 1
New Town, St. Charles, MO 63301
Phone: (636) 947-6969
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday – Friday (5:00 PM – 1:30 AM)
Saturday (4:00 PM – 1:30 AM/Beginning March, 2017: 11:00 AM – 1:30 AM)
Sunday (10:00 AM – 12:00 AM)