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.

Lambert's Cafe

2305 E Malone Ave, Sikeston, MO 63801-3801
+1 573-471-4261
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried okra” (354 reviews)
“black eyed peas” (184 reviews)
“macaroni” (150 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2305 E Malone Ave, Sikeston, MO 63801-3801
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,817)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,807 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Long lines... but we got seated fairly quickly so don’t leave due to a long line. Tons of food from the minute you sit down until the time you leave. The rolls are delicious as well as the “pass arounds”. Chicken and dumplings were delicious...More

Thank tnboop
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped off here while travelling. My pot pie was extremely salty. My son said his chicken and dumplings were loaded with salt. He only ate a small portion of them. The green beans were straight out of a can. The candied yams were good....More

Thank jb230
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know it's good when you arrive at 11:00 a.m. & still have to wait 45 minutes. I got steak & shrimp with cole slaw & baked beans. The seasoning on everything is wonderful. The "throwed" rolls are great. They walk around offering fried okra,...More

Thank RWirt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had seen a TV show on one of the food channels about Lambert's Cafe, so when we found ourselves near it, we couldn't resist stopping for dinner. In some respects, the exterior decor and the interior decor can remind someone of Cracker Barrel, but...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always great staff and delish food. Enjoy our annual visit. Love the ocra and all the pass arounds. Good friendly staff.

Thank Renee R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned about the restaurant from billboards, and so we thought we would give it a try. There was a line when we got there but it went really fast and there was plenty of knickknacks and interesting pictures to look at while we were...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here as we were headed to gulf coast. Ham steak was amazing but 3 others had livers and gizzards. Gizzards were not what they expected. Found out they had started boiling them and that is not what they were expecting. Ample amount of rolls...More

Thank Kevin1234567892014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow I got to visit this cafe for the first time and I was totally blown away!! The food was awesome, the prices were good and if you left hungry then it’s your own fault. You get plenty with your meal and they keep bringing...More

Thank MMShirley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited her while on our was to Tennessee. Got here at 1100 right at opening, didn't have to wait at all. Got seated immediately. Food was excellent, roll thrower did a fine job and as always the pass around were fresh and tasty. Fun lunch

Thank smokeyjsbbq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of a kind must see to appreciate. the best way to serve hot rolls: throw them! Try them with honey! Delicious! The restaurant is exciting as the servers whip rolls over your head! The extras dished out be it fried potatoes, fried okra, tomatoes...More

Thank Kathryn H
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Sikeston
Comfort Inn & Suites Sikeston
109 reviews
1.08 km away
Pear Tree Inn Sikeston
284 reviews
1.11 km away
Country Hearth Inn - Sikeston
46 reviews
1.16 km away
Super 8 Sikeston/Miner Area
324 reviews
1.19 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Fried Pie Shop
84 reviews
.06 km away
Ruby Tuesday of Sikeston
106 reviews
1.40 km away
El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant
53 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo
17 reviews
2.36 km away
Sikeston Depot Museum & Gallery
12 reviews
3.80 km away
Malco Sikeston Cinema and Grill
7 reviews
2.27 km away
Cheers Bar & Grille
7 reviews
1.78 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nancy A
22 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from hopr10 | Reviewed this property |
They sing I think :)
Terry B
6 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Velma R |
It is not advertised but meats can be reordered, at no additional charge, when you eat the complete portion initially served. I have seen this done with the chicken wings and pork chops, unsure on prime rib.
Raymond L
9 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Yvonne C | Reviewed this property |
I don't check this very often so I apologize for the delay. Dress is very casual.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2305 E Malone Ave, Sikeston, MO 63801-3801
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Sikeston
  • Phone Number: +1 573-471-4261
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
Save your favourites!
Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now