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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 good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“potatoes” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“hot wings” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
££ - £££
19 N Water St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7320
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were breaking up a long trip south by spending the night in Cape Girardeau. The hotel we stayed in suggested we go to the old town area which is by the Mississippi River. It was late afternoon as we walked around we noticed the...More

Thank JUDY M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on a Sunday evening for dinner. Since they had their appetizers on special for $5 each we tried three. The Shrimp was good (but SPICY!). The Pig Chips were amazing and unique. But it was the Risotto that got us raving and left...More

Thank angelandshawn
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a must stop when in Cape Girardeau Missouri. On water street next to sea wall. Very historic building and great BBQ. The ribs are great and on Thursday evenings they offer 5 dollar apps. The Grant's salad is fantastic. Service is great and...More

Thank greywolf1953
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Port Cape has an expansive menu to fit the desire of most anything wanted. We began with appetizer, Pig Chips which are Nachos with BBQ pork, baked beans, pepper jack cheese, jalapeño peppers and tomatoes. They are great. As always the Babyback Ribs were perfect,...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 11 January 2017

the bbq is their specialty suppose to be pulled pork our waitress said it was on texas grilled toast, not so pork was chopped bread was barely tosted not grilled. it was so chilly in the dining room that it made lunch uncomfortable.

Thank BetteI
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dropped in on our way home to Nashville. We sat in the bar which was nice and clean. The restaurant menu was great. The food was stellar. My burger and fries were yummy. Our waiter Michael was happy and always there...More

Thank PhilBennett11
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I try to go to Port Cape whenever we have a date night or staff dinner. They have a smoked turkey club that I just adore, and their sides are always great. I've had to wait for over 30 minutes for a table before, but...More

Thank megang19
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Down town on the river front. Great food, ribs, catfish, prime rib sandwich, bruschetta, etc. We also stop in for ice cream when we're just out for a walk or a bike ride on the river walk. Nice old building from around the mid 1800's,...More

Thank bluto359
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The food at Port Cape is really good. The Pig Chips and pulled pork is really good and the potatoes they serve, WOW. Also really like their onion rings. The building has a lot of history and adds to the dining experience.

Thank capegirardeau22
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great southern food in one of Capes coolest buildings. Right next to the Mississippi River. Classic but so much better Ribs, BBQ Burgers, Hand Cut Fries Belair Potatoes. My personal favorite is their take on the French dip. The Prime Rib Grill and the Water...More

Thank mriley525
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
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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