We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

BG's Olde Time Deli

€€ - €€€American, , Deli
205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
+1 573-335-8860
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“potato skins” (19 reviews)
“cajun catfish” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar, Deli, Pub
€€ - €€€
205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (36)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First time here and probably last time. First the place smelled smoky and you could see a smoky haze in the main dining room. There were only two smokers in the bar and it was still smoky which tells me that have no proper ventilation....More

Thank debstcharles
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Went for supper on a Friday night ; they were busy for sure but the service was perfect. Server was attentive and had great attitude for how busy he was. My brother and I both had AYCE catfish and never had to flag server down...More

Thank wyndhammer
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We had not been to BG's in years, and had forgotten how good the food was. Had a quiet dinner, with great service and excellent food. Also had their potato skins as an appetizer. Excellent !

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I loved going to BGs when I was growing up. Their potato skins are truly one of a kind. This particular trip I went with my wife and in-laws. We split an order of skins, of course which were very good. My wife and her...More

Thank nathanturner488
Reviewed 23 October 2017

My wife and I went in for lunch we ordered a order of Potato Skins and a BG Supreme which is our favorite sandwich. Both were done as I remember years ago the skins were cooked crisp and scooped out well and filled with cheese....More

Thank 2424Willy
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Good food in a pub atmosphere. The potato skins are what the place is known for. They are literally piled high with shredded cheese. Different from most potato skins. Rest of the menu is decent, my friends had fish and chips. Nothing spectacular, but never...More

Thank jdwhawkins
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Tucked away slightly off main hwy can be tricky to find but well worth the effort. A much larger place then if appears on the outside, has separate bar/smoking area which is appreciated. A varied menu with something for everyone, portions are large, you're more...More

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We've been going to BG's since I was a kid. However, we moved south and haven't been in a long time. Recently we went back. Our server was super nice, very helpful and just a pleasure to be around. Our food was absolutely amazing and...More

Thank Honor W
Reviewed 18 March 2016

BG's Olde Time Deli has been in Cape Girardeau for many years. There have been a lot of deli's come and go, but this one has been doing well. Their potato skins have always been my favorite. Menu has many different selections for everyone's taste...More

1  Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 28 February 2016

First off I can't remember my waiters name young black haired kid super personable and great waiter! Great JOB Quality of meat is different ? My favorite sandwich BG Supreme not only did the meat seem of less quality. I also ordered chips and they...More

Thank 2424Willy
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Cape Girardeau
Town House Inn Cape Girardeau
39 reviews
1.26 km away
Pear Tree Inn Cape Girardeau Near the Medical Center
141 reviews
2.26 km away
Hampton Inn Cape Girardeau I-55 East
344 reviews
2.26 km away
Holiday Inn Express Cape Girardeau
299 reviews
2.34 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Dexter Bar B Que
64 reviews
.54 km away
Muy Bueno
34 reviews
.59 km away
14 reviews
.22 km away
Buffalo Wild Wings
23 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Missouri Wall of Fame
120 reviews
2.76 km away
Riverfront Bridge Park
50 reviews
2.08 km away
The Red House Interpretive Center
19 reviews
2.77 km away
Discovery Playhouse
34 reviews
2.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from BG's Olde Time Deli staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Deli, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Plaza Way, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-335-8860
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing