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The Little Dooey

100 Fellowship Street, Starkville, MS 39759
662-323-6094
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Ranked #2 of 90 restaurants in Starkville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Best catfish in town! Excellent customer service! I highly recommend people try this restaurant and also try the fried ribs! Definitely worth it!

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Milton, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The food is fantastic. The service is great. Highly recommend this place if you like bbq. The fried dill pickles were amazing...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The barbecue was very moist and flavorful but my favorite thing here is the appetizer sampler - best fried everything to be found! Staff was nice but it is mostly self service once you place your order. I did not like the "nachos" - fritos and baked beans just should NOT be called "nachos".

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Little Dooey is famous for a well-deserved reason: there is simply no other BBQ that I have had that matches the tastiness of Little Dooey. Period. The parking can be a little hectic outside, but that is literally the only downside to going to the Little Dooey. The next time you are passing through Starkville, you must give it a... More

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Long Beach, Mississippi
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

When in Starkville we usually eat here at least once. Always happy with the food and service. We had traveled many miles today so we dropped by and got a takeout. Got to our hotel and discovered that Little Dooey's folks had not put in either of the two sides I ordered for my wife. We were not happy about... More

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Gray, Louisiana
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83 reviews 83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

First off you had to swap flies to keep them off my table. First major turn off! Brisket was dry dry dry dry. No smoked flavor at all. Baked beans nothing special. Table was sticky to the touch. Man clean your dam tables. I had high hopes but was totally disappointing. Will not go back there.

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Starkville, Mississippi
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Awesome pulled pork. I get the large pulled pork sandwich with MILD sauce. They have HOT sauce if that's your preference. When sports casters and news crews come to Starkville, this is the "Go To" place.

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Starkville, Mississippi
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Locally owned by folks who want you to have fun with your fellow eaters. Great chicken tenders as well as a fine hamburger.

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Starkville, Mississippi, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

A favorite of visitors and locals - not to mention ESPN sportscasters, Little Dooey's has great food and very different atmosphere. Excellent barbecue, great catfish, and the corn salad is wonderful. Pulled pork sandwich - yummm!

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Starkville, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

BBQ pork ribs and fish all good pies a re divine Service in a rstic setting enjoyable esp for football or athletic event.

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