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The Blue Skillet

226 E Dunklin St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3152
+1 573-635-6312
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“mac cheese” (8 reviews)
“cornbread” (7 reviews)
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226 E Dunklin St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3152
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This is definitely a hidden gem. If you like "soul food" this is the place to go. It is now 2 days after we were there and my wife is still giving it compliments.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H M
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We ordered the fish (it was amazing), the Mac & cheese (not our favorite), fried chicken (great flavor), chicken fingers, pork chop (good, but the fish was better). We ordered cornbread, but didn’t get it. The service was okay. We asked for tartar sauce and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KCJ2012
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Food is good. But the service is HORRIBLE!!!!!!!! The waitress got my order wrong, oh well to bad because by the time the waitress gets back to the kitchen she has akready forgotten you. I asked for more tea please...nope, she forgot about me again....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Karen G
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

After reading several reviews on FB about the Blue Skillet I tried lunch there. I was not disappointed! The fried fish, yams and cabbage were so good. The service was great and Fifi was so cordial you immediately feel at home. Save room for apple...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kathyogarq
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Very good food. Chicken literally fell off the bone.Friendly service. Chef/owner came to greet is and make sure everybody was good. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank momskel
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Great service. Great food. Creative menu with wonderful food items to choose from. We had baked chicken, fried fish, greens and potatoes. Reasonably priced. Cooked to order. Delicious flavors.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rick B
Reviewed August 10, 2018

If you like Southern Soul Food then this restaurant is the place to go. The service is friendly, good menu choices, reasonable prices, and the food delicious. A sign in the restaurant states "This is not a fast food restaurant, meats are cooked to order"....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank showmemo61
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We waited 40 minutes on our food and there were only a couple of people in front of us. The chicken strips had very thin chicken inside. It was very crunchy with good flavor. I did not like the make and cheese, it was not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank FYIgirl
Reviewed July 27, 2018

In town on business, wanted to eat at a non chain restaurant. This place was close to where I had been working. We were greater by a friendly young lady who explained the menu. I had the pork chop, green beans and mashed potatoes. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Huntnbuddy
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us and it met and exceeded all expectations! If you are looking for linen napkins and fancy plates ... this is not the place for you! But if you want exceptional southern cooking in the mid-west, this is the perfect...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Charlie & Wendy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 E Dunklin St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3152
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 573-635-6312
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