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348 Delta Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-4215
662-624-4040
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hard to rate this place, because the food was good--we had a fresh and tasty breakfast. The atmosphere? All I can say is you ought to check it out. Nothing touristy, and a kind of sketchy crowd. If you like local color, go. If you like Cracker Barrel, stay far, far away.

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2014
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Syracuse, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I generally have breakfast here when I'm in Clarksdale. On this trip I ordered my usual. The ham was a little burnt around the edges.....and the hashbrowns were......broken up tater tots.

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The [very] heavy rain that started overnight has continued into the morning and is forecast for the afternoon as well. We thought it would be safer to let the morning rush hour go by and relax over a home cooked breakfast at The Delta Amusement Blues Cafe, right in downtown Clarksdale. Our host was in his mid 60's and has... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

So there we were, wandering through downtown Clarksdale, at 11 am on a Monday morning, having just been denied accommodation at the Shack-up Inn where we had stayed the previous night (due to a pre-booked influx of Norwegian musicians). We were hungry and looking for somewhere to stay, and I was hoping to find something tasty and sustaining for what... More 

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Branson, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Hard to rate this place, because the food was good--we had a fresh and tasty breakfast. The atmosphere? All I can say is you ought to check it out. Nothing touristy, and a kind of sketchy crowd. If you like local color, go. If you like Cracker Barrel, stay far, far away.

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Milton Keynes, UK
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76 reviews 76 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

To be honest this is probably the darkest, dingiest place we've ever eaten but the food was surprisingly good. All cooked fresh to order using fresh ingredients. The coffee was nothing to write home about, juice was served in individual cartons.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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197 reviews 197 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Quick, fast and easy place to grab a cheap burger. They had a crawfish special going when we were there and people seemed pretty happy about that. Grab and go because they still smoke in here.

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Fairhope, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Delta Amusement has Good Old Fashioned Home cooked Breakfasts with all the refills you want on Coffee & Tea. They use Fresh Farmed eggs & Large thick peppered Bacon slices that don't shrink up during cooking. You can really taste the difference. Its just like visiting your Momma's Home Kitchen! You can also, (like home) get up & help yourself... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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210 reviews 210 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

nothing fancy. quick service. good food. interesting stuff to look at. located near the delta blues museum.

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Crystal Falls
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Had breakfast here twice while in Clarksdale for 3 days, I LOVE the cheese omelets and the grilled toast! Hashbrowns are good but I like the grits better. Would like half and half for the coffee and not nondairy dry creamer, but that seems to be rather prevalent in the south. Friendly people, great prices, $11 or $12 for a... More 

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florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Walking into Delta Amusement Cafe is like stepping back in time several decades. It's a no frills cafe with basic comfort food offerings. Do not expect this to be like a chain restaurant! When I was there, most of the patrons were locals and it felt like everyone knew each other. You trade off some of the service you're used... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 348 Delta Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-4215
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: 662-624-4040

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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