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Log cabin steeped in history, converted to a quaint cafe'. Once the council house of the great Choctaw chief, Greenwood Leflore.
Front Door/Back Door is located in historic downtown in a circa 1890s building located at the corner of Fourth Street South. Two dining rooms, hence the name, serve their signature lunch items, chicken salad and tortilla soup, as well as salads, sandwiches like the Back Door Beef.
The original restaurant is located in a gravel pit outside of town and they opened a new location of Bartahatchie Outback for the “city dwellers.” Mississippi catfish, Bartahatchie Stew and Vardaman sweet potatoes make for a one of a kind meal. Finish off your meal with Bartahatchie Mud Pie and make this dining experience a memorable one.
Family owned resort and restaurant, with a long family history. Offers seafood and prime rib buffet.
The Little Dooey Barbecue & Blues™ began in a gas station in Starkville in 1985, where Barry and Margaret Ann Wood sold their special homemade sauce and pork barbecue. Due to the overwhelming response to their food, they opened a restaurant.
Oby’s is decorated with nostalgia and kitsch and has a Cajun-inspired menu that’s been a Starkville favorite since 1976.
The quintessential Mom and Pop operation that has a variety of sandwiches and poboys, along with steaks and homade tamales.
Through a large glass window, watch as Mennonite workers prepare freshly baked home-style breads, cakes, pies and sandwiches.
Converted five and dime store on Main Street. Pile your plate with catfish, light and crispy hushpuppies, a heaping pile of coleslaw, turnip greens and barbecue. Homey atmosphere.
Pearl River Resort Casinos & Hotels features two exciting casinos with 2700 slot machines, 67 table games, 8 poker tables, over 1000 hotel rooms including suites and handicap rooms, room service, 13 restaurants, spa & salon, retail shops, video arcade, indoor & outdoor pools, exercise room, lounges, meeting space with full service catering, live entertainment, two championship golf courses, themed waterpark.
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