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The Pilot House

3532 Perryville Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-8945
+1 573-334-7106
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3532 Perryville Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-8945
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pilot House is a small, hole-in-the-wall hidden bbq joint. Sometimes the wings are hit or miss, however the brisket is always 5 star!

Thank storming109
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The Pilot House has mouthwatering meals, that will remind you of the food from your grandma's table. I haven't tried one yet, but even their salads are supposed to be different due to their homemade dressing, and choice of toppings. Please vote.

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Who doesn’t love The Pilot House? I didn’t think it could get better and in 2017 they went smoke free. For someone that doesn’t smoke that was huge. Their is nothing on the menu that’s not great.

2  Thank Foddie-Traverler
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The food is always good. BBQ and hamburgers are the best. You can never go wrong ordering the Tank or the Big Hot Cheese. This is a small place with a bar. It isn’t fancy. Don’t go in your Sunday clothes!

1  Thank msrobins
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Food is always good here. Glad that this is now nonsmoking. Place is not very well lit inside but the food makes up for it. Out of the way place that is worth visiting.

1  Thank goodmealhunter
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Apparently, this place has some history and has been here for several years. It went smoke free within the last year which has also helped business. We tried some ribs and stuffed mushrooms. Then I got a BBQ sandwich that had pimento cheese mixed in....More

1  Thank Kemper07
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Had friends in town and this is always a must go. Had the prime rib sandwich and fish the 2nd night. Food is always great. Service great as well. Everything on this menu is exceptional, you just can't go wrong.

Thank James B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

i am a fan of pulled pork sandwiches. this is not really pulled pork but rather chopped pork which i do not prefer. the spice is nice but not so much of a bbq flavor. they use pimento cheese so if you like that, you...More

1  Thank ColoDream
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Don't judge a book by is cover. An old little country tavern looking building a little outside the main area of commerce has a big surprise inside. The food is fabulous! The only bad thing is I didn't try this place sooner.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I’d been hearing of The Pilot House for years but it somehow has passed my mind every time we are in the Cape Girardeau area, that is until today. We finally made a trip to The Pilot House. The portion sizes are wow! The service...More

1  Thank wagmal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3532 Perryville Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-8945
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-334-7106
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