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.

Huey’s

Southaven, MS

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The one and only World Famous Huey Burger! Our classic, six ounce, Certified Angus Beef burger topped with our secret Huey’s Seasoning. […]

Glory Bound Gyro Company
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Enjoy a fresh twist on Greek cuisine at the Glory Bound Gyro Company. The restaurant offers vegan options, full bar service, and a fun atmosphere. […]

Area 51 Ice Cream

Hernando, MS

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You have officially landed at Area 51 Ice Cream! Get your taste buds ready to indulge in our handmade artisan ice cream, made from scratch daily here at our shop. […]

Simply TeaVine at Meador Homestead
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Simply TeaVine is located at the Meador Homestead bed-and-breakfast. Guests can enjoy brunch, lunch, or afternoon tea at their tea room inside a historic log cabin. The cabin was built in 1885, making it one of Mississippi’s oldest homes. […]

Fairley's Wings
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Fairley’s specializes in chicken wings, served bone-in and boneless with a variety of seasonings and sauces. Burgers, fries and beer are also available. […]

Borroum’s is the oldest drugstore in Mississippi and features an extensive menu, including the definitive Corinthian slugburger. […]

Avellino’s

Southaven, MS

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Avellino’s offers a variety of Pizza’s, Pasta’s, Subs, and Salads made fresh daily from only the finest quality ingredients. Every day at Avellino’s begins with the making of bread and pizza dough from scratch. […]

Hollywood Cafe

Tunica, MS

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Beale Street and Elvis aren’t the only stars in Marc Cohn’s “Walking in Memphis”—Tunica’s own Hollywood Café was also immortalized in the hit song for its soulful live music. But this local eatery’s real claim to fame is the food. […]

10 South Rooftop Bar & Grill
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10 South is a relaxed, casual restaurant and bar located on the rooftop of the First National Bank Building in downtown Vicksburg. Indoor and outdoor dining. […]

The Bank
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From the owners of Pizza Shack Madison comes a unique twist to Olde Towne Clinton – The Bank by Pizza Shack. The Bank is a full-service restaurant and bar serving Mississippi-style pizza. […]

Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
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Bottleneck Blues Bar is a music venue located at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Vicksburg, Mississippi. It’s known for hosting live blues performances by both local and nationally recognized artists. The venue offers a vibrant atmosphere and a spacious layout, […]

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Beechwood Restaurant offers family-friendly dining, a full bar, and live entertainment. Beechwood is a Vicksburg staple and has been around since 1956. Their Southern family recipes have been passed down from generation to generation. All dishes are prepared using fresh […]