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When Native Harvest Grocery (see Greatest Grocery Retailer) introduced it will open a separate café throughout the road from its location in Tower Grove South, nobody may have imagined that St. Louis would achieve not solely a great place for a nosh, but additionally an instance of how even an informal eatery may function in a tradition more and more involved with meals grown regionally and sustainably. However perhaps we should not be stunned: Co-owners Patrick Horine and Maddie Earnest additionally run the wildly fashionable Tower Grove Farmers’ Market, in any case. At Native Harvest Café they convey collectively contemporary produce from space farmers and artisan items from such native corporations as Volpi, Black Bear Bakery and the (comparatively) new Ah!Zeefa in a menu that provides one thing for everyone, from easy — and easily scrumptious — egg sandwiches to among the best vegetarian dishes on the town, the “Morganford Mediterranean” sandwich. The dinner menu adjustments usually. On Saturdays, nevertheless, you may reserve a particular tasting menu from chef Clara Moore, who will scour farmers’ markets that morning for the ripest items and trend your meal accordingly. It isn’t fancy. It isn’t pretentious. In fact, it follows a fundamental recipe: Nice elements, minimally fussed with, will produce nice meals. And ultimately, all of us — farmer, chef, restaurateur and buyer — reap the reward.