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Port Cape Girardeau Restaurant & Lounge

19 N Water St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7320
+1 573-334-0954
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (15 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“hot wings” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
19 N Water St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7320
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off, I picked this place because of the history....General Ulysses S. Grant had an office here during the civil war...how cool is that! Anyway, the food was great too! My daughter and I had the smoked salmon bruschetta for an appetizer...she the shrimp po...More

Thank Illinois62243
Reviewed 3 June 2018

It's an excellent place. It's a blend of American history and taste.The atmosphere is amazing and the people are the best!

Reviewed 30 April 2018

U.S. Grant used this building during the Civil War. This is a BBQ restaurant, a concert venue, a ice cream parlor, and a bar. The menu includes BBQ Shrimp, hot wings, salads, including Doc's BBQ salad, Caesar, Grants Salad, the BBQ choices include: Boston Butt,...More

Thank rphillips3
Reviewed 29 April 2018

While looking at the murals in downtown Cape Girardeau we walked by this restaurant and turned around for it smelled so good. Had BBQ chicken and pork which were both good. They were short on staff but we received our food in a reasonable time.

Thank nursemanager9
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Went to have the buffet. Ribs and baked beans were very good as usual. We were completely satisfied when we leaving. If you leave hungry it is your own fault. We will definitely be back again.

Thank goodmealhunter
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Cape with friends... 8 of us in total. Had a combination plate and chose original ribs and bbq chicken. Had the baked beans and Belaires (smashed potatoes with sour cream and cheese). Potatoes were fantastic and the beans were above average. Went very...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We decided to stop here for lunch at the recommendation of a local! We were not disappointed. The food was delicious! Service was great! Food portions were ample. We shared the choose 2 meat platter with pork and chicken and an order of the BBQ...More

Thank MTB-Illinois
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

While the food is excellent you do have to wait for your food to show up at the table. My last 3 visits there has been a 25+ minute wait. But it is worth waiting for. Excellent ice cream when you finish your meal. Clean...More

Thank dwnb2014
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Came here for lunch with friends on a Sunday. Did not want the overpriced buffet, so I ordered chicken tenders from the menu. It took forever for the food to be brought to the table .. I guess the cook needed extra time to overcook...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there. Offered a good verity of on trays. I opted to try the baby back ribs. Staff was very pleasant and friendly.

Thank Troy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 N Water St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7320
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-334-0954
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