In search of a new favorite tattoo spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top tattoo spots around St. Louis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're in the market for tattoo.
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1. TRX Tattoos
First on the list is TRX Tattoos, located at 3207 S. Grand Blvd. in Tower Grove South. The piercing and tattoo spot is the highest-rated tattoo spot in St. Louis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 122 reviews on Yelp.
2. Self Inflicted Studios
Next up is Downtown West's Self Inflicted Studios, situated at 1328 Washington Ave. With five stars out of 30 reviews on Yelp, the art gallery and tattoo spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Trader Bob's Tattoo Shop
Fox Park's Trader Bob's Tattoo Shop, located at 2529 S. Jefferson Ave., is another top choice. Yelpers give the tattoo spot 4.5 stars out of 53 reviews.
4. Tower Classic Tattooing
Tower Classic Tattooing, a tattoo spot in Forest Park Southeast, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 38 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4146 Manchester to see for yourself.
5. Alchemy Tattoo Collective
Finally, over in Benton Park West, check out Alchemy Tattoo Collective, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 17 reviews on Yelp. You can find the tattoo and piercing spot at 2739 Cherokee St.