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Bistro Saffron

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1610 N Kingshighway St, Suite 101, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-2196 (Formerly Saffron Bistro) (Mt. Auburn/Lexington)
+1 573-651-1398
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Advance, Missouri
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoy trying all the sushi places we can. This one is very tasty. In my opinion there was a little less on the plate for the price compared to some places we've been, but the atmosphere and more unique dishes warrant a little bit pricier plate. It depends on what you like, I suppose. My wife... More 

Thank Djhawc
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the food here, but the atmosphere was most impressive. Good wine selection, very friendly wait staff, and a beautifully decorated restaurant. Somewhat high priced, but there aren't very many romantic restaurants in this area, so it's worth the money.

Thank jdwhawkins
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My husband and I dine here time and time again and have never had a bad meal. We have our signature dishes that we both order pretty much every time, but even when we switch it up we are not disappointed. Their sushi is very good, especially considering the area that we are in, much better than the low quality... More 

Thank MeredithF1010
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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100 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I really like the pineapple fried rice with chicken, However, the reason I say "just Ok" is that when you order in to pick up through the drive thru the person who brings it to the window always expects a tip. I had this happen last two times I visited the place. The total was $18.15, I gave her a... More 

Thank Hammersickle
Management response:

Thank you so much for bringing this to our attention. I will make sure to speak to the serving staff about this. More 

Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Love eating at Saffron for both lunch and dinner. Such a comfortable environment for visiting with a friend or a business lunch/dinner. Servers are great and attentive. Food is superb! Try the Saffron Toast, Chicken Pad Thai, and their sushi creations!! Can't wait to return!

Thank Judy S
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is one of my favorite places to grab sushi! Great atmosphere, service, and food. If you don't like sushi the pad thai is delicious. The saffron toast and the crispy rangoon are great choices from the appetizer menu. A few of my favorite rolls include the fried dragon, st. louis, rainbow and of course you can never go wrong... More 

Thank Rebecca L
Ellington, Missouri
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48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped here for lunch one day when in the mood for Thai. I was glad I did! The service was great, the atmosphere was great and the food super good! I had pad Thai with chicken. It was a really classy place.

Thank Samantha H
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

So far everything we've had here has been very good! The Saffron Pad Thai is not too spicy and is delicious with added chicken. Egg rolls and Rangoons are very good too. Service was friendly and quick. We went about 5 p.m. the second time we went and it wasn't very crowded so we were seated immediately. First time we... More 

Thank notstoic
Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I really like this restaurant. The staff is friendly, the atmosphere is appropriate, the food is great. I had the drunken noodles (pad key maow), a Philadelphia roll, and a, raspberry iced tea. They made their own blend of raspberry flavor so the drink was crafted in house. The sushi roll was fresh and delicious. The drunken noodles were perfectly... More 

Thank Owen J
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107 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Food tastes great. Menu items rotate every few months. Unless you eat there once a week, you won't get bored with their selectino. Their sushi is the best in town.

Thank James N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 N Kingshighway St, Suite 101, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-2196 (Formerly Saffron Bistro)
    (Mt. Auburn/Lexington)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-651-1398
Serving fine Asian fare with flavors and inspirations from around the world.

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