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Walker's

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3016 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216
601-982-2633
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 164
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food. Lively atmosphere

Delicious food and a great atmosphere. Located in an old drive in restaurant, the food is nothing like a drive in food. The restaurant is small so reservations are a must. The service was perfect!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
ITravelMemphis
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Memphis
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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228 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Memphis
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Delicious food and a great atmosphere. Located in an old drive in restaurant, the food is nothing like a drive in food. The restaurant is small so reservations are a must. The service was perfect!

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The menu in this restaurant is just so far removed from the exterior of the building and the name of the restaurant. Venture inside and you will be richly rewarded. The menu draws on local food and ingredients but adds lashings of genuine creativity. For example, crisp fried breaded oysters with Brie cheese and apple slaw - yum ! And... More 

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Jayess, ms
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

great food, whole menu is good, fresh, classic dishes, great place old times booths with coat racks attached, good wait staff, one on best in Jackson

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

In town for business. Found this place on trip advisor. Had a fantastic meal. Top notch! I will make sure I come back next time I am in the area.

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Rolla, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Don't let its name 'Drive-In' fool you. This is a topnotch restaurant located in a converted and restored drive in restaurant. It may be a tight fit for some (there is a detached overflow area) but it did not detract from the excellent food and great service. The four of us enjoyed seafood: flounder, Nantucket scallops and snapper, the latter... More 

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MS
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This is one of my new favorites in Jackson. This small quaint restaurant really does it right! From beginning to end we thoroughly enjoyed our meal, and the staff was excellent. Our server Walt did a great job, was very knowledgeable about the dishes, how they were prepared, and seemed very sincere about helping to make your time at Walkers... More 

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Eastern Shore, Maryland
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302 reviews 302 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a hip hot spot in Jackson based on our recent Monday night dinner. We were able to get a reservation for Monday on Sunday afternoon... so if you're local and looking to get in... Monday may be your best bet. Note: the Mississippi state legislature was in session, so the crowd was made up of mostly professionals... plus... More 

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Walker's walls are covered with famous people who have eaten there, and it's easy to see why. Decorated as an old-fashioned diner with a lunch that has a daily blue plate special, along with hamburgers, po boys, salads etc; this place has something to suit anyone's taste. My friend had been told they had the best hamburger in town, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Walkers never gets old. Most of my friends and family really like the redfish , but I just have to have the fried mushrooms. Just say yes, you can thank me later.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The food and service is always very god. I Travel to Jackson every few months. I eat at Walker's every night I'm in town. I have NEVER been disappointed at Walker's. The menue is always changing. I like that they offer there specials with the food they got in for the day not what they need to get rid of.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3016 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: 601-982-2633

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?