Affton, Missouri - a small community located in South St. Louis County, Missouri is the home of historical landmarks such as Grant's Farm, the Oakland House, and many businesses and services. Nestled within Affton are several terrific dining spots along with great schools and organizations throughout St. Louis. Did you know that John Goodman grew up in Affton? Affton is a great place to live, work and play!
Classic Italian, Italian-American and (yes) St. Louis Italian dishes with toasted ravioli and fried calamari, but for a more delicate touch try melezane imbottite or a simple antipasto of roasted red peppers with fresh mozzarella and anchovies.
There are many exciting animal encounters possible at Grant's Farm, the 281-acre ancestral home of the Busch family, located just south of the city of St. Louis. The Farm is home to more than 900 animals representing more than 100 different species.
The Oakland House is a completely restored mansion built in 1853 by Louis A. Benoist, a pioneer banker. The house is owned and maintained by the Affton Historical Society whose 'Brick and Mortar' gang did the restoration starting back in the 1970s.
The Ulysses S. Grant Trail (Grant's Trail) is an 8 mile long "rails to trails" bike trail stretching through south and southwest St. Louis County, Missouri. As a former railroad right of way, Grant's Trail is flat and perfect for biking, running, inline s
What is now Sam’s Steakhouse began as “Munzert’s” in the early 20th century. Since that time only four others have operated a restaurant in this wonderful building....including the venerable Michael Slay.