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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seasoned fries” (11 reviews)
“kabobs” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3532 Perryville Rd, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-8945
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Now smoke free makes Pilot House a place to go. Great food , large selection Of food. Service very good.

Thank rphillips3
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Glad somebody mentioned the outside didn't look spectacular,it is small but the food was good.camt into town for softball tournament so we were looking for places with good food, definitely found it here.my sister and I both got the 12oz New York strip special with...More

Thank Becky J
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying in Cape Girardeau State Park and were told about this place. It was about 15 minutes from the park but an easy drive. The place was interesting, not much to see but the food was good. there is a lot on the...More

Thank mshudy7
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a “hole in the wall” the food was excellent - large portions, but more expensive than anticipated - still well worth it! I would suggest splitting entrees or perfect for large appetites! The open face brisket was amazing, almost on a garlic bread &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The catfish was soggy garbage. And their "bbq" is cooked once or twice a week stuck in a fridge and then they grab a hand full of this dried out mess, MICROWAVE it and slap it on bread. It used be a great place.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting area and friends recommended eating here. Arrived on a busy Friday night and shared a table. Ordered special kabobs and they were cooked perfect and tender. Really enjoyed salad that came with it because it had a savory dressing I had never had before....More

Thank D8471CJmariannem
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just left Pilot House and had a great dinner.. Everyone ordered Catfish and we were very pleased! Wonderful service and the food was delicious!

Thank Susan L
Reviewed April 29, 2018

OK, gotta admit that this place appears to be a dive when you first go there...but looks are very deceiving! The food is really, REALLY good, on a lot of different fronts. The hamburgers are totally off the hook for size, perfect grilling, taste... and...More

Thank Chalres D
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The Pilot House has been a local favorite for as long as I can remember. It is now totally smoke-free, which is a big plus. I have never had anything there that wasn't absolutely yummy! Please vote, if you also enjoy dining at the Pilot...More

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed March 14, 2018

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
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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, Local cuisine, Families with children
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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