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BG's Olde Time Deli

205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
+1 573-335-8860
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“potato skins” (17 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“separate bar” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Pub
$$ - $$$
205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved going to BGs when I was growing up. Their potato skins are truly one of a kind. This particular trip I went with my wife and in-laws. We split an order of skins, of course which were very good. My wife and her...More

Thank nathanturner488
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My wife and I went in for lunch we ordered a order of Potato Skins and a BG Supreme which is our favorite sandwich. Both were done as I remember years ago the skins were cooked crisp and scooped out well and filled with cheese....More

Thank 2424Willy
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Good food in a pub atmosphere. The potato skins are what the place is known for. They are literally piled high with shredded cheese. Different from most potato skins. Rest of the menu is decent, my friends had fish and chips. Nothing spectacular, but never...More

Thank jdwhawkins
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Tucked away slightly off main hwy can be tricky to find but well worth the effort. A much larger place then if appears on the outside, has separate bar/smoking area which is appreciated. A varied menu with something for everyone, portions are large, you're more...More

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We've been going to BG's since I was a kid. However, we moved south and haven't been in a long time. Recently we went back. Our server was super nice, very helpful and just a pleasure to be around. Our food was absolutely amazing and...More

Thank Honor W
Reviewed 18 March 2016

BG's Olde Time Deli has been in Cape Girardeau for many years. There have been a lot of deli's come and go, but this one has been doing well. Their potato skins have always been my favorite. Menu has many different selections for everyone's taste...More

1  Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 28 February 2016

First off I can't remember my waiters name young black haired kid super personable and great waiter! Great JOB Quality of meat is different ? My favorite sandwich BG Supreme not only did the meat seem of less quality. I also ordered chips and they...More

Thank 2424Willy
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I used to love this place. Over the years it has become shop-worn and food quality has become more inconsistent. My glass was chipped. It seems that everything is covered with a layer of accumulated grease. For example, the little placard advertising dessert on the...More

1  Thank SEMOreviewer
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We had not been here for 25 years so we had to go in and get the potato skins. The place looks about the same but the potato skins were not as I remembered them. They were loaded with cheese and bacon but the cheeses...More

1  Thank Kemper07
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The food is still about average.The prices have really gone up. The service lacked a lot. The place seems dirty to me.

2  Thank 704wayneh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-335-8860
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