We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Country Store

18801 Hwy 61, Lorman, MS
601-437-3661
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 1 restaurants in Lorman
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Description: Please add this restaurant. I found it when we stayed in Port Gibson, MS. it is about 8 miles out of town. It is on yelp. You can see it here: http://www.yelp.com/biz/old-country-store-lorman-2, it is also on roadfood.com. It is very inexpenisive and the food is very good. Moreover, the owner is a character. He sings to you. The waitresses treat you like relatives. It is truly a wonderful experience.
Restaurant details
Description: Please add this restaurant. I found it when we stayed in Port Gibson, MS. it is about 8 miles out of town. It is on yelp. You can see it here: http://www.yelp.com/biz/old-country-store-lorman-2, it is also on roadfood.com. It is very inexpenisive and the food is very good. Moreover, the owner is a character. He sings to you. The waitresses treat you like relatives. It is truly a wonderful experience.
Write a Review

63 reviews from our community

93% Recommend
    39
    19
    1
    0
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

I had my worse lunch experience here! I was getting string beans off the buffet and there was a roach I dipped out on my plate with them. After alerting wait staff, it took 3-5 mins before that batch of string beans was removed off the buffet and I had to warn people getting that item to wait. Mr. D... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

You shouldn't pass this place up. Country home cooking at its best. Be sure to try the fried chicken, okra and tomatoes, cucumber and tomato salad, black eyed peas, and fresh cobbler for dessert. Everything on the extensive buffet is fresh and tastes like it was in the garden that morning.

Was this review helpful? Yes
NW Arkansas
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

My family stopped for a late lunch while traveling home from vacation. Mr D greeted us upon arrival as well as his staff. The welcome was warm and inviting. It was about 3:30 in the afternoon when we arrived and Mr D had the cook staff drop fresh chicken for us. The chicken was so moist and crispy. The side... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

After seeing Alton Brown's Feasting on Asphalt about this place several years ago and reading many of the more recent reviews we decided to add a detour by 2 hours to a road trip weekend. For those of you used to Interstate convenience...this isn't it! You drive from Natchez, if coming from the south and go about 20 miles on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We arrived at the Old Country Store near closing time and I think they had been very busy that day. But they welcomed us in like we were family. Great fried chicken and country vegetables. Cool building full of lots of history. The owner walked us out, made sure we had directions, gave us his number if we got lost... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fernandina Beach, Florida
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This place looks like an antique shop.....but is so much more, not only will your taste buds be enlightened with soul food sent straight from heaven.....you will also be treated to a few songs from the owner......Mr. D........entertainment with some of the best fried chicken and southern cooking....how can you go wrong?

Was this review helpful? Yes
Torrington
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

On our drive North, we stopped outside of Natchez in a town called Lorman, MS which falls between Fayette and Port Gibson, Mississippi. You would never know to stop here unless you bumped into a few locals who told you where to have a Mississippi style home cooked meal! It was so filling I wanted to sleep afterwards! There were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southeastern U.S.
Top Contributor
151 reviews 151 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

You can read a lot of reviews about the chicken at The Old Country Store. The chicken is, without a doubt, outstanding. But the real “Secret Recipe” at this place is something that nourishes the soul, while your body also finds plenty of good southern victuals. (Or “Vittles” as Uncle Jed would say.) There are many great things in life... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Banbridge, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Our group of 5 seniors (2 American, 3 British) recently completed a 2-week roadtrip of the Southern States. After visiting nearby Windsor ruins on a Sunday morning in early May, we decided on the Old Country Store for a lunch buffet. Wow! What a neat place this is, as well. It's a trip back in time as you enter the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Aurora, Missouri
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stopped by the Old Country Store on a Sunday afternoon based on previous reviews from tripadvisor. This place is in the middle of nowhere, but when we pulled up the parking lot was full. This place is known for it's fried chicken. The chicken was pretty good and fresh. However, I am not sure I could say it's the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Old Country Store? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Old Country Store, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing