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Broussard's Cajun Cuisine

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120 North Main Street, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7309
+1 573-334-7235
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Fredericktown, Missouri
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited Broussard's and again left happy, full and enjoyed the atmosphere. Our waitress was on top of her game and was training a new employee and checking on her tables. They had a couple small tables and one very large group as well. Everyone was treated the same - very important! :) Definitely a family experience...

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Thank cindy_dulaney
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best cajun restaurant around! I had the fried crawfish tails and my wife had the fried catfish. Both plates had more than we could eat so we had leftovers the next day. The tails were cooked perfectly and I added a sprinkle of lemon to them then dipped them in the cocktail sauce that comes with the dish. Their boiled... More 

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Thank Mitch S
Chester, Illinois
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I ate here on a Sunday for lunch. The restaurant is in a older building, decorated really nicely. The service was great, but the food was amazing. We ordered cheese fries, and they were cooked crispy, covered in cheese sauce and bacon crumbles, and some sort of fantastic seasoning, just unbelievable. I had the steak, it was... More 

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Thank Becky H
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not even a huge Cajun food fan and I thought the food here was excellent. Huge portions, good service, and a good drink menu. Excellent choice!

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Thank jdwhawkins
St Louis
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54 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like to pick a special place for my yearly Birthday outing, and needed a Po'Boy fix. We ordered a Dozen Oysters on the half shell which were excellent. And two shrimp Po'Boys, the sandwiches came on soft buns with a fair amount of shrimp (not generous) and the sandwichs were slathered in catsup.That is the first ever of a... More 

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Thank sanshonedee
Broussards1986, Owner at Broussard's Cajun Cuisine, responded to this review

We are sorry if you had this impression, but we do not serve ketchup on our po' boys. We serve cocktail sauce. We're sorry if it wasn't tasty, as is usually the case. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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113 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean restaurant. Older building decorated appropriately. The service & the food were great as well

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Thank Chrisr0ss
Chester,IL
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103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go here to eat when we can and it's always great. Oysters on the half have always been fresh and very good. Wide variety of cajun good that is all good. The hurricanes are very good here as well. You can't go wrong stopping in here to eat.

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Thank platinumF150
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few years ago, I would have easily given Broussard's a 5/5 rating. Since their remodel though, it seems the food took a bit of a plunge. The consensus with my friends and family was that the food, while decent, wasn't really worth the long trip & parking hassle anymore.

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Thank Kody T
Broussards1986, Owner at Broussard's Cajun Cuisine, responded to this review

We are sorry for this impression Kody. Can you tell us specifically what was wrong with the food? More 

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89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is on Main Street near the river. It's in a cool old part of town. Park my can be challenging with the small street parking. I found a corner lot, parked and walked half a block. The place has old tall brick walls. The old brick kept just enough of the old town feeling but the place was... More 

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Thank Jbuschjost
Illinois
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time eating here in the past 12 months. We were there on the Saturday night before Mardi Gras. The place was packed, but our wait was only 45-50 minutes. If you like Cajun, you have to try this place.

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Thank Tom T

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 North Main Street, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7309
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-334-7235

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?