Ellisville Missouri Real Estate & Community Information

Ellisville Missouri Real Estate & Community Information

Ellisville is located in West County in St Louis, Missouri and home to some 9100 residents. Ellisville can trace its beginnings to 1837 when Captain James Harvey Ferris settled the area. A newspaper editor in St. Louis named Vespasian Ellis bought the home owned by Captain Ferris, known as the “Ellis House.”

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Shopping & Dining

The city of Ellisville is an inviting place to buy a home, as it has a number of convenient options for shopping and dining without having to leave the city.  Ellisville Square is where you’ll find stores such as Party City, Michael’ Crafts, Chuck E. Cheese’s, and Tuesday Morning.

But it’s the dining options that are the real attraction here.  If you love Greek cuisine, The Greek Kitchen offers all your traditional Greek favorites, along with great service. Dewey’s Pizza offers a great alternative to the national pizza chains, along with a large selection of craft beers. Other restaurants not to be missed are Mulligan's Grill, Walnut Grill, and New Day Gluten Free.

Parks & Recreation

Bluebird Park is the main park located in Ellisville. The park also contains the Ellisville Dog Park which opened in 2012.


The students of Ellisville attend schools in the Rockwood School District.  Two of the schools are located within the city, namely Ellisville Elementary School and Ridge Meadows Elementary School.  Ellisville is also home to the St. Louis County Library Daniel Boone Branch.