ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – It has been just over three months since Forest Park’s Boathouse Restaurant was damaged by fire. Now, just in time for the great weather, there is great news. The big day is Monday. It is a day both the staff and regular visitors have been waiting for ever since that roof fire on January 29th.
There is a new coat of paint and a new menu. Still, lots of old favorites being served by old favorites like long time employees like Samantha Hunerlach. She has always believed that if you rebuild it, they will come.
There are a few private events at the boathouse over the weekend. the general public will be able to eat here starting Monday morning at 11am. They will have a grand opening celebration here one week from tonight.