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800 East Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 874-8090
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Ranked #17 of 334 Restaurants in Columbia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Sycamore’s mission is to provide seasonal, market-driven fare at affordable prices for the Columbia community. Our focus is to serve fresh, quality dishes prepared in a creative, healthful way. Our staff is trained in all aspects of the menu and wine service, with an emphasis on understanding and respecting the kitchen. Our chef uses local purveyors when possible, and our menu features produce, cheese, meat, and value-added products from Columbia and the surrounding area.
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Columbia, Missouri
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218 reviews 218 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Sycamore's has become a Columbia institution. Consistently good food and one of the best (and most popular) bars in town. Menu changes seasonally and features a good number of locally sourced options. Fine wine list and exceptional beer list. One of the more cosmopolitan atmospheres in CoMo. Tables in front provide nice venue for people watching on Broadway.

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Kirkwood, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Sycamore serves some of the best food in Columbia, and at prices that are a bit more affordable than its high level competitors. I had no complaints about the lighting the night I went, and the service was excellent. The wine we chose was presentable and inexpensive, and fine upgrades were available. The food is interesting and well prepared; there... More 

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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Stopped in for dinner having filet and cod. Both were good with no complaints. Service was courteous and professional but slow. The only real complaint was the merlot..they only had one glass so had to switch to a carbolet..but I survied.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Superb chicken pate with amazing crakers, pickled red onions and cornichons. Having pate in small town in Missouri is evenement. Especially when is delicate, light like a cream and organic. It was such memorable lunch. I felt like I was sitting in Cracow's restaurant and having pate.It was very european lunch. thank you !

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Columbia, Missouri
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My husband and I went here for our anniversary. The restaurant has a nice ambiance, but I'll admit, there's very low lighting and it's difficult to see the menu. However, our meal was delicious! We started out with the smoked trout bellies, which was very good. We wanted to try something different and we were pleasantly surprised. Then, my husband... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere is good. Very unique menu options. The Cassoulet was excellent. It includes duck leg, pork belly and a house sausage to die for. But they fell very short on the Scallop dinner. The scallops were under cooked and the whole meal was completely cold! As if it was prepared early in the day and refrigerated to be served later.... More 

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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Columbia seems to have really benefited from a wide selection of good restaurants over the years. Had an excellent filet and they also had a nice selection of craft beers. The offering seems to vary ever couple of days and they search out local produce and meats. The bread pudding would give about a 7 it was tasty but a... More 

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Joplin, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Wonderfully varied menu with a great wine list. Located in the heart of down town Columbia, MO, it is convenient, fairly quiet and the menu is unique and prepared perfectly. Highly recommend the duck and walleye!

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Davenport, Iowa
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80 reviews 80 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Maybe the Night Was Too Busy? The bar tender was great. The atmosphere was hoppin'. The food - not so much. Trout w/ risotto cold - maybe they weren't running in the Missouri streams? Pork belly sliders sounded good on the small plate menu, but the salt was over-powering. Spare ribs were good. Nothing like dorm food! Wine list must... More 

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Wildwood, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had dinner at this restaurant down the street from the hotel. Despite being a crowded Friday night we had only a short wait and good service. The food was good and good sized portions. I will definitely go back again on my next visit to Columbia, MO.

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Address: 800 East Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
Phone Number: (573) 874-8090
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia

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