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The Little Dooey

701 Highway 45 N, Columbus, MS 39701
(662) 327-0088
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Ranked #27 of 87 Restaurants in Columbus
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 2, 2014
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Columbus, Mississippi
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food was great, SMOKE CHICKEN salad is a full meal. Service is great and people super friendly. I ate at the one on Hwy 182 as I understand there are 2 in Columbus.

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7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Party of 4, all got pulled pork sandwiches. Reading reviews on here indicated a problem with cleanliness. It was not spotless by any means, but was as clean as most fast food places. Food was good, I'll go again.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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209 reviews 209 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I like to try BBQ everywhere. But once here is enough for me. The fried okra appetizer was huge and good. But the pulled pork I got was poor. The corn salad was interesting and definitely good, but couldn't make up for the pork.

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Vicksburg, MS
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Not much to say besides YUM! Had the pulled pork plate special and it did not disappoint. Not even a big fan of BBQ but this was great.

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Dallas, Texas
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126 reviews 126 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

When I heard about them there fried ribs, my stomach, heart, other functioning arteries, and I said this is a must!! The staff are really nice and friendly, the ladies are just as sweet as the sweet tea they serve, but my preference is a nice cold Dr. Pepper with lemon wedges. Boy howdy, the fried ribs are not only... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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35 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I have been to this place seven times in the last seven years, I wish they would read there reviews and act accordingly, this restaurant is nasty, tables. floors, windows and sauce bottles have not been cleaned in forever, sanitize after holding open the filthy door.... The menu is so large that you know it cant all be fresh and... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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600 reviews 600 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
400 helpful votes 400 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Although this might be my last entry due to my impending heart failure, I went out with a bag. You read that right. I had fried ribs. You're in Alabama, I guess they fry everything in this state. They were good. And the ladies that work there are very sweet.

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Novi, Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This retaraunt was recommended to me when I was in Columbus on business. The interior is not indicative of the quqlity of the food. You actually order at the counter and then find a seat. I ordered the Pulled Pork and my colleague had the ribs. We were both extremely satisfied with our choice. the food was excellent. The meat... More

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Columbus, Mississippi
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30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

The locations in Colombus cannot compete with the original. The menu is okay with many offerings outside of barbeque. But the barbeque is the best on the menu. the last cheeseburger I had was dry and the meat was flavorless, like a school lunchroom pattie. Fries were also soggy. If you want great barbeque drive the 24 mile west to... More

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Another reviewer said that this restaurant is "the real deal", or something to that effect. I couldn't disagree more. BBQ is SO subjective; since there is an infinite number of sauce recipes, virtually every restaurant's offerings are going to taste different. I really don't care for their sauce at the Little Dooey, and the meat doesn't seem to be smoked... More

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