Welcome to The Square


With a history as vibrant and colorful as its trademark homes, Lafayette Square is the perfect intersection of past and present. Tree-lined streets and a picturesque park provide an ideal backdrop to the numerous eateries and social establishments.

The true heartbeat is our inclusive group of residents and business owners who give life to this 184 year-old neighborhood. Whether visiting for a day or calling it your home, The Square is sure to be a memorable destination for all.


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Explore: Visit, Shop, Enjoy

Our eclectic group of restaurants and shops has something for everyone. From fine dining to crafted cocktails, a day or night in The Square is sure to make your instagram feed pop.


Our welcoming and inclusive neighborhood will embrace you with charm and warmth. A community spanning generations welcomes you home!

Get Involved

The generosity of our residents and visitors has kept the neighborhood thriving for almost two centuries.With so many fun opportunities to give back, learn how you can help support The Square.

Featured Articles

Strategic Plan Launched November 15, 2020 (Replay of Virtual Meeting)

In early 2019 the Lafayette Square Restoration Committee voted to fund the preparation of a five year Strategic Plan for the Lafayette Square neighborhood. Input was solicited from residents, social…


Photo Contest Entries Capture Stunning Views of Lafayette Square

We knew, just from seeing the pictures our neighbors post on social media, that we had some passionate and talented photographers in the neighborhood. So when the Lafayette Square Restoration…


From The Lafayette Square Archives – Dig In To Your Own House History Here

Curious about how your house got its start? Mike Boyd of Lafayette Square has news for you.


LSRC Takes Measures to Support and Protect Neighbors and Public During COVID-19 Outbreak

The Lafayette Square Restoration Committee (LSRC) Board has been in constant communication about what measures and recommendations will best serve our community during the pandemic. To that end, we’ll be updating this post regularly with resources, announcements, and suggestions.


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News and Announcements

Lafayette Square House Decorated for Holidays

I truly can’t wait to see all your decorations around the neighborhood!

I don’t decorate for the holidays. There. I said it.  I know it’s the most wonderful time of ...
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1967 – Tales From Two Lafayette Square Pharmacies

Lafayette Square is conveniently located. You can reach three different interstate highways, headed to who-knows-where, within a couple ...
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Lafayette Park

History of the Lafayette Park Fence

An LPC Presentation; November 14, 3:00 pm The Lafayette Park Conservancy presents A History of the Lafayette Park ...
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Neighborhood Association

The Grotto in Lafayette Park

Lafayette Park Gardens Report

On April 21, St. Louis University provided volunteers to Lafayette Park as part of their “Showers of Service” ...
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