Restaurant Reviews

Restaurant Reviews On March 1, 2019

Eating Healthy in Cape Girardeau: Ciao

If you haven’t been to Ciao, go. Just go. This place is nice.. super classy. I visited for the first time last month and has a wonderful experience thanks to our server, Leah – oh, and some awesome food! After dining there, I arranged a meeting with manager Ellen Garrett to get the details on some of the dishes and…

Restaurant Reviews On March 1, 2017

Port Cape

 The oldest structure in Cape Girardeau, Port Cape Restaurant is a favorite of mine.  When I moved to Cape in the summer of 2014, I was enamoured by the town’s rich history. Port Cape (as if you didn’t already know this) was the temporary headquarters of Ulysses S Grant during the Civil War, and now houses a restaurant, bar, private…

Blog / Restaurant Reviews On December 5, 2016

El Sol

Who doesn’t love Mexican?  It’s quick, inexpensive and darn tasty.  And if you know what you’re doing, it can also be healthy. Here’s my guide to one of Cape’s favorite…El Sol. So….. Let’s just get this out of the way:  There are no chip hacks. The only options are to: A) refuse them (and who’s gonna do THAT!?!) or B)…

Blog / Restaurant Reviews On December 5, 2016

Mary Jane’s Burgers and Brew

I think I have a new favorite restaurant!! Mary Jane’s Burgers and Brew in Perryville is the ultimate blend of unique and familiar. Not only that, the food is AMAZING and it’s not at all hard to eat healthy here, if you know what you’re doing. Want to know what you’re doing? Ok, then, keep reading! Chef Matt Ruesler took…