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Port Cape Girardeau Restaurant & Lounge

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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PORT PLATES‏
Items that may be shared or treated as a meal
9.50
Shared
Treated as a meal
Barbeque Shrimp
A Saute‏ of Shrimp w/ Barbeque Spice, White Wine, Capers, Garlic & Parsley over Grilled Flatbread.
8.00
Shared
Treated as a meal
Smoked Chicken Pizza
Pineapple, Grilled Onions, Monterey Jack, Barbeque Pizza Sauce
8.50
Shared
Treated as a meal
Stuffed Mushrooms
Baked w/ a Blend of Three Cheeses, Spinach Smoked Bacon & Garlic topped w/ Cheddar Cheese
10.00
Shared
Treated as a meal
Fried Calamari
Served w/ Citrus Mojo, Cocktail Sauce, & Lemon.
8.50
Shared
Treated as a meal
Pig Chips
Chopped Barbeque, Queso Dip, Baked Beans, Pepperjack & Cheddar Cheese, Jalapeños, Tomatoes, Green Onions & Barbeque Sauce
8.00
Shared
Treated as a meal
Loaded Skins
Skin Wedges Loaded w/ Monterey Jack & Cheddar Cheese, Queso Dip, Bacon, Scallions, & Sour Cream
8.50
Shared
Treated as a meal
House Smoked Salmon
Blended Herbs, Cream Cheese, Capers, Red Onion Hard Boiled Egg w/ Crispy Naan Bread
WINGS
Dozen 7.50
2 dozen 14.50
50 28.50
Hot Wings
For Over 20 Years w/ Celery & Blue Cheese
Dozen 7.50
2 dozen 14.50
50 28.50
Chipotle Honey Barbeque
Smokey, Sweet, & Spicy
Dozen 7.50
2 dozen 14.50
50 28.50
Smoked Dry Rub Wings
Served w/ White Barbeque Sauce
Dozen 7.50
2 dozen 14.50
50 28.50
Zingers
"Southern Style" Buttermilk Breaded Wings
SALADS‏
11.95
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
Doc's Barbeque Salad
Chopped Barbeque Pork, Cucumber, Tomatoes, Shredded Cheddar, Crouton Bread & Choice of Dressing
3.50
8.00
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
Caesar Salad
House Caesar Dressing Tossed w/ Romaine, Parmesan, & Croutons.
3.50
8.00
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
Gala Salad
Gala Apples, Shaved Red Onion, Chopped Walnuts, Gorgonzola Cheese, Baby Spinach, Citrus Vinaigrette.
10.95
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
Chef's Salad
Smoked Turkey Breast, Egg, Bacon, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Croutons, Gorgonzola Blue & Cheddar Cheese
3.50
8.50
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
Grant's Salad
Marinated Artichoke Hearts, Asparagus, Hearts of Palm, Black Olives, Pimentos, Scallions, Crouton Bread.
3.00
7.00
Grilled Marinated Chicken +3.00
Barbeque Shrimp +6.00
House Salad
Fresh Chopped Lettuce, Tomato, Cucumber, Crouton & Choice of Dressing.
BBQ Blue Cheese
Hot Bacon Vinaigrette
Balsamic Vinaigrette
Oil & Vinegar
HICKORY SMOKED BARBEQUE
Our Hickory Smoked Barbeque is prepared in small batches every day
All Barbeque Dinners Include Strawberry Honey Butter, Rolls, & Two Side Dishes
28.95
14.95
Doc's Babyback Ribs
A Superior Cut of Loin Back Ribs w/ your Choice of Original Sauce, Barbeque Honey Mustard, or Dry Rub.
14.25
Original Ribs
Our Original Ribs are a True St. Louis Cut that we Dry Rub & Hickory Smoke for Several Hours.
13.95
Pulled or Chopped Boston Butt
16.95
Beef Brisket
Quarter 11.95
Half 13.95
Barbeque Chicken
15.75
Barbeque Combination
Choose Two: Original Ribs, Pulled Pork, Barbeque Chicken or Catfish Substitute Brisket or Babyback Ribs for $2.00 more
14.25
Pork Steak
Dry Rubbed, Smoked, & Finished on the Grill w/ Barbeque Sauce
19.95
Osso Buco
Smoked Pork Shank, Barbeque-Bourbon Reduction Sauce
DINNERS‏
All Dinners Include Strawb erry Honey Butter, Rolls, & Two Side Dishes
14.95
Hand Breaded Catfish Platter
Jalapeno Hushpuppies, Lemon, Red Onion, & Tartar Sauce
15.95
Grilled Salmon
Farm Raised, Lemon-Herb Compound Butter
12.95
Marinated Chicken Breast
Two Five Ounce MCB's w/ Horseradish Mustard Sauce
16.95
Fried Shrimp Platter
Hand Breaded Shrimp served w/ Cocktail Sauce
22.50
Smoked Rib-eye Steak
Hickory Smoked Rib-Eye, Grilled & Finished w/ Au Jus.
BURGERS & SANDWICHES
All Burgers & Sandwiches Served w/ One Side. Add Cheese to Any Sandwich for An Additional $0.50
7.75
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Port Cape's Famous Barbeque
Genuine Hickory Smoked Boston Butt on Bun or Toast
9.50
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
PoBoy Sandwich
A Mix of Fried Catfish, Shrimp, Calamari, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickle, Remoulade
8.50
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Reuben Sandwich
Corned Beef, Swiss Cheese, Sauerkraut, 1000 Island Dressing on Grilled Marble Rye
8.95
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Brisket & Pimiento Cheese
Sliced Brisket & Homemade Pimiento Cheese on Texas Toast
8.25
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Chicken Salad Croissant
Apples, Grapes, Celery, Sage, Walnuts Served on a Croissant
8.25
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
The Great River Burger
"Best Burger In Town" Fresh Ground Beef, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickle, Onion on Kaiser Roll
9.00
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Hickory Smoked Bacon Burger
Barbeque Sauce,‏ Beer Battered Onion Ring, Cheddar Cheese on Kaiser Roll
8.75
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Waterstreet Burger Melt
Swiss, American, Waterstreet Mushrooms, Grilled Onions, & Creole Mustard Sauce
9.75
Peppers & Onions +1.00
Cheese to Any Sandwich +0.50
Prime Rib Grill
Smoked & Grilled Prime Rib, Served on Sourdough Roll w/ Au Jus Horseradish Sauce
SIDES‏
Grilled Asparagus
Belaires
Broccoli Salad
Baked Beans
Sweet & Sour Slaw
Baked Potato
Waterstreet Mushrooms
Onion Rings
Mac & Cheese
Steak or Curly Fries
TO GO BARBEQUE
Full 23.95
Babyback Ribs
Full 15.95
Original Ribs
Half 7.95
Barbeque Chicken
Lb 8.95
Barbeque Boston Butt
Lb 12.95
Barbeque Brisket
Lb 7.95
Smoked Turkey
Pint 6.00
Gal 28.50
Belaires
Pint 6.00
Gal 28.50
Broccoli Salad
Pint 6.00
Gal 28.50
Mac & Cheese
Pint 6.00
Gal 28.50
Sweet n Sour Slaw
DESSERTS‏
Bread Pudding w/ Amaretto Sauce Blackberry Cobb ler Banana Trifle
Hot Fudge Brownie Sundae 16 Flavors of Hand-Dipp ed Ice Cream Banana Split
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

It has been years since we ate here with family, so we decided to stop in for lunch on a Saturday. They had remodeled since we were there....long time...very nice, clean restaurant. The staff seated us quickly, and service was great. We ordered the combo...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Akumalholic
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere in historic Cape Girardeau on the river. Lots of history inside as well as walking distance. Food great. Known for bbq tho

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jamesbE3793NE
Reviewed May 6, 2019

We were in town on a stop-through only. We love Cape G as a town, for the history, and because they embrace their historic architecture. We stayed at an airbnb nearby and tried Cape Port for dinner. We had Doc's ribs and a combo. OMG...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DLogsdon
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Meal was great, had BBQ, mash potatoes, baked beans and tea to drink. If you are in the Cape Girardeau, Mo. take time to check them out.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dougshelton111
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

One of my favorite local places. Great if you love BBQ! Smaller place, so go during off times if you prefer more private dining. They also do hand scooped ice cream. You can stop by the window facing the river before heading down inside the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ksandlin13
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I have loved this restaurant for years. I don't care for barbecue as a rule but we used to travel 250 miles just to eat here. My husband and I were married on his family farm several years back and Port Cape was where I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Cathy Pace M
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Port Cape is one of my favorite restaurants. They serve the best Bar-B-Q pork and ribs. They also have excellent fried catfish. It is a great place to dine as we as plan events

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 13VickiM13
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

We met friends here & the kitchen was still open, so I ordered Pig Chips & they were so good! Huge plate!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tara C
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Girls night out - fun place. good food. good value. good service. Not smoke-free. boo. The server was friendly and wasn't overly "in your face" She was always available if we needed anything.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tonim877
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We bragged this place up as we have been eating here twice a year on our return from New Orleans... so we brought our travel partners Sunday night So disappointed. We ordered the quarter chicken Which is usually so good It was so skimpy ......More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Julie E
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