Food & Drink in Mississippi

In Mississippi, you can soak up the state’s rich history, as well as the signature culinary culture of the American South. During your visit, enjoy some of the best food, drinks, and desserts the Magnolia State has to offer. Whether you’re in the mood for chicken and waffles, craft beer, or iconic desserts, you’ll find a variety of hot spots and tasty tours throughout every corner of the state.

Mississippi is home to world-renowned chefs and restaurants with a wide range of signature meals, iconic recipes, and craft breweries and distilleries that delight locals and tourists. If you’re in the mood for a few drinks and entertainment, local venues stand ready with craft beer and signature spirits and cocktails. If your trip is scheduled in the spring and early summer, a crawfish boil is a must-do experience.

For more information about Mississippi’s best food and drinking spots, request a tour guide, use our trip planner, check out some of the places to stop, or contact us today to start planning your trip.

Doe’s Eat Place – Greenville

Greenville, MS   FEATURED

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Mississippi’s legendary hole-in-the-wall steakhouse has been serving guests at their Greenville location (the original) since 1941. […]

Fan & Johnny's

Fan & Johnny’s

Greenwood, MS   FEATURED

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For a contemporary take on Southern cooking, head to Fan & Johnny’s, a Greenwood restaurant owned and operated by the celebrated Mississippi chef Taylor Bowen-Ricketts. […]

Doe's Eat Place

Doe’s Eat Place

Greenville, MS   FEATURED

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Mississippi’s legendary hole-in-the-wall steakhouse has been serving guests at its Greenville location (the original) since 1941. […]

Abe's Bar-B-Q

Abe’s Bar-B-Q

Clarksdale, MS   FEATURED

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Abe’s Bar-B-Q is the oldest continuously operated barbecue restaurant in Mississippi. Located just down the street from the legendary Crossroads of Delta Blues fame, the restaurant offers a wide selection of smoked meats, tamales, and sides. […]

Airport Grocery

Cleveland, MS

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Airport Grocery in Cleveland is a long standing established eatery in Cleveland. It is open for lunch and dinner. The menu includes barbecue, po-boys, burgers, salads and sides and homemade desserts. […]

Blue and White Restaurant
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The locals love it, and so will you! Originally a Pure Oil filling station, the Blue & White Restaurant has been serving up its down-home cooking since 1924. Located right off Highway 61, the Blue & White Restaurant is just […]

The Dutch Oven

The Dutch Oven

Clarksdale, MS

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Just across historic Howard Street from the Alluvian Hotel, the Viking Cooking School is available for hands-on or demonstration style meals. Reserve your space to learn the latest in culinary techniques, using Viking equipment and gadgets. All classes are taught […]

Bar Fontaine

Bar Fontaine

Cleveland, MS, MS

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Bar Fontaine is a laid-back rooftop bar and restaurant, offering a blend of craft beer, cocktails, and a diverse, seasonal menu. The bar and restaurant provide a relaxed and inviting atmosphere for guests, with both indoor and outdoor seating. […]

Blue Biscuit

Blue Biscuit

Indianola, MS

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The Blue Biscuit in Indianola is a popular blues club and restaurant known for hosting live blues performances. Located across from BB King’s Blues Museum, it offers a combination of Southern-style food and authentic blues music, drawing both local and […]