Sanctuaria named in four categories by Sauce Magazine’s Readers’ Choice 2011 Poll


 Saint Louis, MO (September 14, 2011) – Sanctuaria, voted as one of Saint Louis’ TOP 10 BEST NEW RESTAURANTS and recently nominated for the WORLDS BEST COCKTAIL MENU, recently placed third in three categories of the 2011 Sauce Readers’ Choice Poll – Favorite Cocktail, Favorite Spanish and Favorite Bartender – Matt Seiter.  Sanctuaria was also the “Sauce Pick” for Favorite Small Plates.


Sauce Magazine’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards are the result of Sauce readers casting their votes for their favorite restaurants in over 80 categories that include Favorite New Restaurant, Favorite Cuisine (Italian, French, etc.), Favorite Cocktails, Favorite Bartender, and more.  The results are presented each year in the July “Readers’ Choice” issue of Sauce Magazine.

To see a full list of Readers’ Choice winners, click here.

For additional information, contact Alison Hankins, Chief Marketing Officer, at or by phone at (314) 535-9700.


About Sanctuaria

Sanctuaria, owned by Ami Grimes and Gurpreet Padda, offer exclusive menu selections with a modern twist paired with fresh, handcrafted cocktails that are made-to-order. Recently dubbed as the “sanctuary in the city”, the space is warm and inviting with an alluring appeal.  The tapas and cocktail menus incorporate the freshest, most locally produced ingredients possible with new and innovative ideas.


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