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Movie Star Restaurant & Catering

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5213 Old Hwy 11, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(601) 264-0606
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 29
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great buffet

Wonderful Sunday buffet...excellent Southern style fried chicken....great vegs... Salad bar...too many items to name. Also open some nights and lunches. My husband and I eat here at least twice a month. Excellent service. If you arrive and see a lot of people waiting outside, don't leave...the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Melissa K
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Wonderful Sunday buffet...excellent Southern style fried chicken....great vegs... Salad bar...too many items to name. Also open some nights and lunches. My husband and I eat here at least twice a month. Excellent service. If you arrive and see a lot of people waiting outside, don't leave...the turnover is pretty quick.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Great buffet with chicken and home cooked food. Always good, but the buffet is over at 2:00pm. I live near this restaurant and eat there somewhat often. The price is good also it's about $11.00 drink included.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

From the time we walked in the door we felt at home. The service was great. We never had to ask for anything they were constantly checking to see if we needed anything. The food was great and the buffet was constantly replenished with fresh food. Again this is southern home cooking so do not expect anything else. Also great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Down home cooking. Food is actually seasoned unlike most buffets who forgo seasonings for cost I imagine. Wish the salad bar was a little more expansive.

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Mississippi
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Buffet and family style, the food is Southern and delicious. Unique decor surrounds and the antiques can be purchased if one catches your eye!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The food was good, but not exceptional. The only option was the buffet which included the usual selection of vegetables, soup and salad. Fried and baked chicken along with hamburger steak were the entrees. The service was very good. Our waitress was very friendly and made sure our glasses were never empty. The buffet price was $12, tax included. While... More 

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you like true Southern Cooking...then this is the place to go! Always fresh, hot dishes...and the Fried Chicken is just like Grandma's! Atmosphere is interesting with all the collectibles displayed throughout the restaurant! Only wish they would increase their dessert line with 1 or 2 more items to select from.

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Goochland, Virginia, United States
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Went for lunch and normally dont eat that much in the middle of the day. Great buffet, food was all fresh and good. If you go, go hungry!!! I did not save room for dessert. Next time I will. I wanted to try the banana pudding or the peach cobbler w ice cream but just couldnt do it.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Great buffet. With the world of fast food this is a great alternative. Each dish is homemade. It's like Sunday dinner everyday.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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224 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The decore is rustic and vintage. The buffet has it all. Food is is good. Service was prompt. I watch my calories and it had lots of veggie options to fill up on!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5213 Old Hwy 11, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: (601) 264-0606

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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