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Hey Joe’s is a recent addition to the Warehouse District in Downtown Cleveland that is a restaurant and record store.
Hey Joe’s is a recent addition to the Warehouse District in Downtown Cleveland that is a restaurant and record store. Vinyl records of all musical genres are for sale, though somebody really likes their indie rock judging from the selection (no harm there)! At the end of the record display is an old shoe shine stand. Its atmosphere is fun and lighthearted decorated with salvaged doors, music posters and vintage signs.
While most famous for their hot tamales which are shipped all over the world, Hicks offers a full menu as well as serving delicious burgers. They also welcome parties, reunions, etc.
The menu options don’t stop with tamales and barbecue, although “that ain’t nothin’ to sniff at.” If you are hungry, choices like barbecue ribs, rib tips, fried catfish and homemade Italian sausage can more than whet your appetite.
Your trip would not be complete without stopping at Hines Grocery at the corner of Highway 149 and a country road. Browse the meat counter stocked with home grown pork meats, from pork chops to Eva's world famous link sausage made with pork or venison. Daily lunch specials bring local farmers from around the area every day to chow down on fried catfish, B-BQ, smoked ribs or pickled pigs feet.
Indianola Pecan House, just west of Clegg’s Café, is in a large metal building with a general store-style facade. It has been in business for 30 years now with five stores located throughout Mississippi and known for the tasty array of pecans, cashews and cheese straws.
Jeffcoat's Main Street Diner offers plate lunches, sandwiches and ice cream.
Lee Hong Grocery is famous around these parts for its mouth-watering Hoover Sauce. It is a secret recipe sauce that is used on steaks and most anything else that might require enhancement.
Lillo’s was established in 1948 in an old American Legion lodge and for a time was both a restaurant and popular dance hall where couples only rules applied and singles could only eat. The Italian family introduced the Delta residents to pizza with homemade cheese, spaghetti and lasagna as well as their own versions of American dishes such as Italian nachos topped with jalapenos and beef or sausage. Today, the tradition continues with an expanded menu to include more seafood and steaks and they still serve their original recipe Shrimp Supreme broiled in thick lemon butter sauce.
Serves handmade pizza with homemade dough (thin or thick, as you wish) featuring special sauces and cheeses combining Southern and Caribbean influences. The Buffalo wings come in several flavors, and they offer an ever-changing seasonal beer list with the largest selection of local beers in the area.
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