Broussard's Cajun Cuisine

Best Cajun Cuisine this side of New Orleans!


Broussard’s Cajun Cuisine is a food and beverage service restaurant. We offer an array of options including both Cajun and classic American dishes to suit even the pickiest of eaters.

Our home cooked style meals are good for both dine in and carry out! We offer daily lunch and dinner specials to provide our customers with a great meal at a great price.

We are located right next to the Mississippi River in Historic Downtown Cape Girardeau,Missouri.  There is street parking available as well as multiple parking lots around the corner.

Hopefully we will see you soon! Bring all of your friends and family too! Groups are always welcome. We will do our best to make your time at Broussard’s a memory that you won’t forget!



11AM - 3PM

  • Monday

    1/2 French Dip and Fries OR Red Beans and Rice with Salad
  • Tuesday

    All You Can Eat Seafood Gumbo w ith salad
  • Wednesday

    1/2 Shrimp Creole with Salad OR 1/2 Jambalaya with salad
  • Thursday

    4 pc Chicken Fingers w ith french fries and salad
  • Friday

    1/2 Catfish Sandwich Po’ Boy w ith french fries
  • Saturday

    2 Piece Catfish & Fries
  • Sunday

    Any of our scrumptious steaks with choice of potato and salad



11AM - 3PM

  • Catfish Filets

    1 pc & Fries/ 2 pc & Fries
  • Chicken Fingers

    4 pc chicken with fries
  • A Little of Both

    1 pc Catfish & 3 pc Chicken
  • 1/2 Etouffee

    Chicken / Shrimp / Crawfish
  • Stuffed Potatoes

    Shrimp Creole/ Shrimp Etouffee/ Crawfish Etouffee/ Chicken Etouffee/ Chicken Creole
  • Stir Fry

    Broccoli, carrots, green peppers, onions served on a bed of rice with you choice of: chicken, crawfish or shrimp.
  • Popcorn Shrimp & Fries

  • Popcorn Crawfish & Fries


ALL CUPS $1.99 MON - FRI 11AM - 3PM

Red Beans & Rice, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Shrimp Creole, Shrimp or Chicken Etouffee


5PM - Close

  • Monday

    Full Crawfish Etouffee served with salad
  • Tuesday

    Fried Shrimp Dinner served with a choice of potato and a salad
  • Wednesday

    Full Chicken Creole Parmesan served with salad
  • Thursday

    Any Cajun Pasta of you choice served with salad -OR- Chicken Stir Fry served with salad (Shrimp & Crawfish $2 extra)
  • Friday

    Seafood Broussards Choice of salmon or swordfish Choice of etouffee smother Choice of potato or veggies Served with salad
  • Saturday

    Full Chicken Etouffee served with salad
  • Sunday

    Sirloin Steak Choice of potato Served with salad Blackened & Beale .50 extra

Cajun Glossary

Andouille: A popular reddish Cajun pork sausage made from pork stomach and other ingredients.

Boudin: Cajun pork sausage made with pork and rice. Cayenne: A long, thin, red-hot pepper used as seasoning in many Cajun dishes and commonly in powder form.

Etouffee: A method of Cajun food preparation meaning smothered and cooked without a Roux. Used to cook crawfish, fish, and other foods.

Gumbo: A soup or stew made with a Roux – includes some common Cajun fowl, game, seafood, sausage, and tasso.

Jambalaya: A Cajun dish in which pork, game, and other ingredients are cooked together with rice.

Roux: A classic Cajun concoction made by blending oil and flour and cooking them together. Used in Cajun Gumbo, stews, fricassees, court bouillon, etc.



Our t-shirts are unique and filled with Broussard's character! Our selection ranges from sizes S-3XL and colors are always changing! Inquire through your server on your next visit or give us a call!

Felix says: "We love seeing our cajun friends in Broussard's gear!"


If you are looking to give a kick to your home cooking, Broussard's offers both of our homemade seasonings! The Creole seasoning will give any meal a sensational Cajun zest. If that isn't quite spicy enough, our Blackened spice will add a piquant kick.


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114 N Main St.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

CALL: (573) 334-7235

Business Hours

11 a.m.-- 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday
11 a.m.--10 p.m.
11 a.m.--9 p.m.

Catering & Events

Do you have a party planned for graduation, birthday, retirement, etc.? We can help you! Catering Services are available!


With Broussard's Royalty Rewards program, you will earn points towards a free meal with every dollar you spend! When you earn your certificate it will be redeemable on your next visit.