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Hamil's Barbeque

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751 Hwy 51, 480 Magnolia Street, Madison, MS 39110-8403
(601) 856-4407
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Hours:
Mon 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 21
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  • 15
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
You'd better be hungry!

Extensive buffet, lots of delicious down-home Southern cooking! Something for everyone. Large variety of vegetables and meats. Don't expect anything fancy: you walk in the door, pay for your meal, take a plate, serve yourself, and find yourself a seat! Seating is available upstairs (not quite as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
OnTheGo99
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Brandon, MS
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Brandon, MS
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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Extensive buffet, lots of delicious down-home Southern cooking! Something for everyone. Large variety of vegetables and meats. Don't expect anything fancy: you walk in the door, pay for your meal, take a plate, serve yourself, and find yourself a seat! Seating is available upstairs (not quite as crowded up there, but you have to be able to navigate carrying your... More 

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Madison, Mississippi
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Busy place! Very good buffet -- lots of choices for anyone! It is a fast buffet - two lines even if you think it is really busy - the line moves along just fine. Excellent choices of salad, veggies, meat, dessert! You will like it a lot.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

One of our favorite places to eat at when we travel to the Jackson, MS area! Go hungry, because there is tones of food on the buffet and the food will not disappoint! Some of the best sweet tea, too. A great atmosphere for a big southern style buffet...staff is friendly, sit at large tables, and pitchers of tea when... More 

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Madison, Mississippi, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Good value, good food, good service with a smile! We brought out of town family here because it's the best around! We love this place!

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Madison, Mississippi
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is one of the best southern comfort buffets you will find. You will need a nap when you leave here. Good food. Affordable. Typically very crowded at lunch and it can be difficult to find seating. They charge a little too much for children 3-7 years since my 3 year old will probably eat one bite of food. Also... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This place use to be so friendly ! Now other than when I payed , the whole staff was only into it for the money . I found out that they employ criminals who are paying off fines . Waters who will ask you to get your own drinks and then ask you why you didn't tip . The manager... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

when it comes to a buffet this is probably the best for "homeade soulfood" that ive ever had!! everything taste fresh and straight out of the garden! go on a Thursday or Friday for the BBQ and Catfish!!

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Madison, Mississippi
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014 via mobile

I love the dressing from Mama Hamil's. the veggies on the buffet are ok. I don't like the chicken because it is always tough. I like the peach cobbler and I LOVE their southern sweet tea!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We feel like they always have all the foods we like the best when we go to Hamel's. We used to go when they were located in the little cabin & the atmosphere & food was top notch & it hasn't changed when they moved to the bigger location right behind the original cabin. Be sure to say "Hello" to... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013 via mobile

Mama Hamil's is awesome! Down home, southern cooking - meats, vegetables, and desserts are all wonderful. Reasonably priced for this all you can eat buffet. Highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 751 Hwy 51, 480 Magnolia Street, Madison, MS 39110-8403
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: (601) 856-4407

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?