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6592 Old Canton Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157-1313
+1 601-977-0563
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Ranked #2 of 129 Restaurants in Ridgeland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: County Line Road
Description: For over 20 years, Amerigo has been a local Jackson favorite. Authentic Italian pastas, hand-made pizzas, fresh seafood and wood-fired steaks offer something for everyone at Amerigo. And if your tastes veer toward wine, you'll find everything from affordable, every day wines to single vineyard varietals from Piedmont to Sicily. Amerigo serves lunch and dinner daily, as well as brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Early bird is available daily between 4-6pm, and we offer over 15 gluten-free dishes to choose from. Reservations and catering services are available for groups of all sizes.
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

This place is known for their Italian dishes. We went for my birthday dinner. If you do not like to wait, get there AT 5 or earlier. Saturday nights are always busy. Lunch is reasonable. My husband and I both got the special. Filet was very good, and our waiter was very helpful & knowledgeable. I will go again.

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Laurel, Mississippi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Great food and early bird dinner is a good value. Server was slow to say the least. Would return when in the area.

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Amerigo is always crowded and noisy, but the food is very good. The service can be slow; so go when you are not in a hurry.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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133 reviews 133 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

There was a group of 7- no one was disappointed. The portions are very substantial yet there is no sacrifice on quality. I had the Ravioli , sauce used was tasty. Also had the shrimp bisque, very rich and creamy, outstanding. I am not an overall Italian fan but enjoyed this meal. Service was excellent- nice place.

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Jackson, Mississippi
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73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This restaurant is apart of a family chain of restaurants. They have really good food. I normally order a seafood pasta or the fettuccine imperial (chicken and ham w/ mushrooms). Both are really good. They also have fish and steaks as well. Food is flavorful and their wine selection is pretty nice as well. My family and I dine here... More 

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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Amerigo is a staple for good italian in Jackson, great wine selection , try the filet, yes the filet is great at this restaraunt known for Italian. Don't pass up on the tiramisu.

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Port Orange, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A friend invited me to this restaurant for the early bird specials. It was the best food ever. The portions were very generous. You get a wide variety of choices. They don't hold back on anything. The prices are great! You must visit and try the shrimp scampi! Awesome.

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New Port Richey, FL
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I flew into Ridgeland to visit my husband who works out of state and he said he has driven by this restaurant that is always busy so we have to go there for supper tonight. I had the smoked chicken ravioli with a parmesan cream sauce and fried artichoke, and my husband had oven baked lasagna. I am not fond... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I have eaten at this restaurant several times and have never been disappointed. I always have a tough time choosing an entree, as they all look and smell wonderful. Highly recommend the crab cake appetizer, but one is enough if you order an entree, as it is very rich and filling. On my most recent visit, I got the special,... More 

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Ridgeland, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Expertly prepared, authentic, and delicious pasta dishes. I recommend the smoked chicken ravioli or the three cheese tortellini. Also the grilled salmon and grilled pork chop are some of the best I've ever had.

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Additional Information about Amerigo

Address: 6592 Old Canton Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157-1313
Phone Number: +1 601-977-0563
Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ridgeland
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 25
Cuisine: Italian

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