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“Lots of food plus entertainment”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Lambert's Cafe

Lambert's Cafe
Ranked #1 of 50 Restaurants in Sikeston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $15
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Tennessee
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Lots of food plus entertainment”
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Lambert's serves comfort food and lots of it. From the moment you walk in the door you realize this is not a pretentious place. There are license plates from everywhere plastered on the walls. Live piano music can be heard throughout the place and add to the generally festive atmosphere. This place is famous for it's "throwed rolls" and they do literally throw rolls at you. Now, these aren't just regular rolls but big as softballs. Employees even throw the rolls from the balcony at times. This place seems to be perpetually busy and there are plenty of servers. Be prepared for huge serving portions. This is an especially fun place to visit with a large group.

Visited April 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Excellent, Don't miss out on this place”
Reviewed April 24, 2013

Fun place, food is excellent. Price is right. The only complaint we had was we had enough food on one entree to make 3 meals. You order you food then they bring you extra sides. Fried potatoes (better than grandmas), fired okra, tomato/pasta, black eyed peas and of course the throwing hot roll

  • Visited April 2013
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Hickory, North Carolina
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great experience - took lots of pictures”
Reviewed April 18, 2013

My brother passed this way the previous week and recommended this restaurant to us. There were over sixty people waiting to get in, but they handle the crowds very well, so we only had a fifteen minute wait. The food was good and there was plenty of it, and that's not even counting all the food they ply you with once you start in on whatever you ordered. The interior decor and the spectacle of the "throwed rolls" keep us entertained. Be aware that they only take cash - no checks or plastic - but they have an ATM so you can get some cash if you need it.

Visited April 2013
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Throwing food ,huge plates of food of course it fun!”
Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

It's about the expernice, the food was good service right in line. The extras that they bring with dinner are real good too.i would go back, and we drove from two hours away.

Visited April 2013
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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119 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Country eatin' at it's best”
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Barbecue pork, okra and grits all on one plate, thought I died and went to Dixie heaven! Food is very good. Portions are huge. Atmosphere is fun. Don't fret over which 2 sides you order; they come around and give you scoops of every side order on the menu. The rolls are soft and yeasty. Yum!

  • Visited March 2013
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