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The Pilot House

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3532 Perryville Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-8945
+1 573-334-7106
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't usually say great about food, this is an exception. Everything I've tried here has been very good, moist and well seasoned. The brisket is my favorite. If they just had a better selection of beer............

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Thank bluto359
Phoenix
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the prime rib sandwich, co-worker had the fish sandwich. We shared the stuffed mushroom appetizer. Food was served fast and was very good. Not too smokey, guess we were lucky. Love the atmosphere. Will be back.

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Thank FormerRezPilot
Quincy, IL
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58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a little roadhouse that is hard to see at night as they do not have a light on their sign. The food was quick, hot, and well seasoned. Our only complaint is the smoke. Coming from a town that has banned smoking in public places, it only takes one person to make it bad. But it is primarily... More 

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Thank vdempsey
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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295 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Tank Sandwich is delicious! It is marinated prime rib, ham, jalapenos, swiss & american cheese on grilled sourdough.

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Thank Butterflydays
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 7 and a variety of items selected- everyone really enjoyed their food. Went on a Saturday night and was not crowded. Will definitely eat here again!

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Thank Karen C
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived in Cape Girardeau, MO. for twenty five years and have never visited this restaurant. We decided to go to lunch last week to see what we had been missing for all of these years. I order some kind of rib steak sandwich and some fries. The waitress was very nice and helped us through the menu. When... More 

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Thank John G
Manhattan, Kansas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you've never eaten here you need to!!! Lots of awesome food at a reasonable cost. I'm from Cape and travel back from time to time and never miss it

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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295 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

You just can't go wrong with food from The Pilot House Restaurant. (We usually get take-out because of the convenience). They know how to prepare the kinds of food people truly enjoy!

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Thank Butterflydays
Farmington, Missouri
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

We have had lunch here several times! Never disappointed! Food is great and the service is top notch! The Reuben, hamburger and French Dip sandwiches are fantastic! My husband and I split a Reuben Sandwich with french fries and it was just the right amount for both of us!

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Thank AGCH45
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is just one of those old, neat places that's fun to go to. We've been there several times and everything has been very good. It is comfort food pure and simple, nothing gourmet about it. The downside: it's small and unfortunately they still allow smoking and there's no way to get away from it. Staff is super friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?