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Bully's Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bully's Restaurant ($)
(122 ratings)

3118 Livingston Rd Map It!
Jackson, MS 39213
(601) 362-0484
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Soul Food"
  • Beef & Pork Rib Combo
    ribs marinated up to 3 days; smoked in hickory & cherry wood for 6-8 hrs; fall-off-the-bone; side of collard greens; looks good
4.5 out of 5
122 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Soul Food)
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Darwell's Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Darwell's CafeSee Darwell's Cafe Video ($$)
(314 ratings)

127 E 1st St Map It!
Long Beach, MS 39560
(228) 868-8946
www.darwellscafe.com
  • Cheese Grits w/ Tasso (?)
    looks good
  • Crawfish Etouffe
    looks good
  • Prime Rib w/ Au Jus Sandwich
    looks good
  • Shrimp Creole
    "award winning"; looks good
4.5 out of 5
314 ratings
casual dining in funky joint
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Doe's Eat Place: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Doe's Eat PlaceSee Doe's Eat Place Video ($$$)
(110 ratings)

502 Nelson St Map It!
Greenville, MS 38701
(662) 334-3315
www.doeseatplace.com
  • Porterhouse Steak
    aged 45 days; signature cut; steak pan-drippings is poured back onto steak
4.5 out of 5
110 ratings
#44 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); James Beard award winning; Other Recipes: Tamales
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Old Country Store: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Old Country StoreSee Old Country Store Video ($$)
(77 ratings)

18801 Hwy 61 Map It!
Lorman, MS 39096
(601) 437-3661
  • Fried Chicken
    Dr. D's uses secret seasoning "shake" (his grandmother's recipe); "crunchitude...in honesty, this is the best fried chicken I've ever had in my life"-Alton Brown; looks good
4.5 out of 5
77 ratings
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Two Sister's Kitchen: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Two Sister's Kitchen [CLOSED]See Two Sister's Kitchen Video ($$)
(165 ratings)

707 N Congress St Map It!
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 353-1180
  • Country Fried Steak
    smothered w/ thick, tomato gravy; looks good
4.5 out of 5
165 ratings
[CLOSED]; #15 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 1989; Jackson institution; buffet-style southern comfort food in 2-story Victorian home; 1 block from state capitol building
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Big Bad Breakfast: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Big Bad Breakfast ($$)
(205 ratings)

719 N Lamar Blvd Map It!
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-2666
citygroceryonline.com/big...
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Breakfast"
  • Pylon
    split, griddle fried hot dog w/ chili, slaw, cheddar, mustard, chopped pickles, onion, jalapenos & crackers on a waffle; looks good
4.0 out of 5
205 ratings
opened for breakfast & lunch only
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City Grocery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
City GrocerySee City Grocery Video ($$$)
(138 ratings)

152 Courthouse Sq Map It!
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 232-8080
citygroceryonline.com/cit...
  • Mississippi Hot Brown
    open sandwich w/ sliced sourdough bread, mayo, mustard, sliced onion, dill pickle, hot sauce/buttermilk-marinated fried chicken breast, roasted tomatoes, ham & topped w/ "white gravy w/ cheese" (gruyere mornay sauce), broiled & (finally) topped w/ a fried egg; looks good
4.0 out of 5
138 ratings
est. 1992; w/ charming exposed brick walls & heart pine plank floor w/ candle light & white linen
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Crystal Grill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Crystal GrillSee Crystal Grill Video ($$)
(64 ratings)

423 Carrollton Ave Map It!
Greenwood, MS 38930
(662) 453-6530
  • Lemon Ice Box Pie
4.0 out of 5
64 ratings
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Hollywood Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Hollywood Cafe ($$)
(43 ratings)

1585 Old Commerce Rd Map It!
Robinsonville, MS 38664
(662) 363-1225
www.thehollywoodcafe.com
  • Deep Fried Pickle
4.0 out of 5
43 ratings
home of the fried dill pickle
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Keifer's Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Keifer's RestaurantSee Keifer's Restaurant Video ($$)
(75 ratings)

710 Poplar Blvd Map It!
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 355-6825
www.keifers.net
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sliced"
  • Gyro
    ask for feta dressing on side
4.0 out of 5
75 ratings
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Memphis Barbecue Company: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Memphis Barbecue CompanySee Memphis Barbecue Company Video ($$)
(603 ratings)

709 Desoto Cove Map It!
Horn Lake, MS 38637
(662) 536-3763
memphisbbqco.com
  • Cheese Fritters
    fritters made of 4 types of cheeses (mozzarella, Swiss, parmesan, cheddar) shapped into balls, deep fried & placed on layer of "ooey gooey goodness" honey mustard sauce; looks good
  • Baby Back Ribs
    award-winning; marinated overnight; smoked in pecan wood at 220-degrees for 2 hrs, then 230-degress for 3 more hrs; looks good
  • Crunch Burger
    a top seller; double-pattied burgers w/ fried pork grinds & juke sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
603 ratings
4x world champs (in BBQ) including in 2010, 2011 & 2012
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  • Baby Back Ribs
    top seller; rubbed, smoked, rubbed again and sauced, wrapped in foil and smoked again; fall-off-the-bone tender; looks good
  • Momma Mia's Mac Salad
    Large shell macaronis, onion, bellpepper, shredded cheese, seasonings and special Mac sauce; looks good
  • Wings
    smoked for 3 hrs
4.0 out of 5
704 ratings
opened in 2002; it's a total dive filled w/ their beloved "junk collection" creating a campy decor in outdoor tiki bar atmosphere; only 300 sq-ft; bro & sis run the joint--he's crazy (fun); die-hard locals are called "Shed Heads"; have vintage jeep that doubles as a smoker that smokes a whole hog for 20 hours
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Snack Bar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Snack Bar ($$$)
(60 ratings)

721 N Lamar Blvd Map It!
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-6363
www.snackbaroxford.com
  • Tandoori Spiced Fried Cornish Game Hen
    marinated for 4 hrs, battered and deep-fried; served w/ cumin smashed new potatoes, tomato/cashew chutney; looks good
4.0 out of 5
60 ratings
"married French Bistro with North Mississippi Cafe resulting in the Bubba Brasserie cuisine" (from its website)
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As Seen On:
Pizza Party
  • Gumbo Pizza
    spicy file roux topped w/ shrimp, crab meat, andouille sausage, rustic tomatoes & sliced okra topped w/ 4 cheese blend & parmesan
4.0 out of 5
218 ratings
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Underground Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Underground CafeSee Underground Cafe Video ($$)
(35 ratings)

2476 Memphis St Map It!
Hernando, MS 38632
(662) 298-3135
  • Banana Nut Bread French Toast
    dessert; french toast served banana foster-style & topped w/ 2 scoops of homemade vanilla bean & ginger ice cream; looks good
4.0 out of 5
35 ratings
restaurant in cellar across street from courthouse serving scratch-made comfort food; chef graduated from Cordon Bleu Culinary in London; formerly called Memphis Street Cafe
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Abe's BBQ: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Abe's BBQ ($)
(83 ratings)

616 State St Map It!
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(662) 624-9947
www.abesbbq.com
  • Pulled Pork
    looks good
3.5 out of 5
83 ratings
#101 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); serving since 1924
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Burgers & Blues: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Burgers & Blues ($$)
(158 ratings)

1060 E County Line Rd Map It!
Ridgeland, MS 39157
(601) 899-0038
burgersblues.com
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Jackson"
  • Whammy Challenge
    challenge: triple-stacked burger (each patty is 1-lb), 1-lb of fries, root beer float in 30 min; winner wins free meal, T-shirt & name on wall-of-fame; Garrett Willingham (vegetarian) lost
3.5 out of 5
158 ratings
kid-friendly
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Chimneyville Smokehouse: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Chimneyville Smokehouse [CLOSED]See Chimneyville Smokehouse Video ($$)
(19 ratings)

970 High St Map It!
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 354-4665
  • Beef Brisket
    smoked for 14 hrs at 175-degrees; looks good
  • Ribs
    St. Louis style ribs; looks good
3.5 out of 5
19 ratings
[CLOSED]; #88 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); in converted train station; BBQ sauce is smoked
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Hal and Mal's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Hal and Mal's ($$)
(64 ratings)

200 Commerce St Map It!
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 948-0888
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Jackson"
  • Catfish Po' Boy
    catfish dredged in cornmeal & deep-fried
3.5 out of 5
64 ratings
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Mayflower Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mayflower CafeSee Mayflower Cafe Video ($$)
(124 ratings)

123 W Capitol St Map It!
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 355-4122
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sauced"
  • Comeback Sauce
    sauce put on every table; goes on everything: fries, salad, fish, chicken
3.5 out of 5
124 ratings
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Blow-Fly Inn: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Blow-Fly Inn ($$)
(64 ratings)

1201 Washington Ave Map It!
Gulfport, MS 39507
(228) 265-8225
www.blow-fly-inn.com
  • Flounder Stuffed w/ Crabcake
  • Gumbo
    looks good
  • Red Beans & Rice
    looks good
3.0 out of 5
64 ratings
local institution; destroyed by Hurricane Katrina and re-built shortly thereafter; fresh seafood brought in from local area; each dish is served with a toy fly; "Top 51 Burger Joints in America" (USA Today)
Mississippi   (21 restaurants)