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316 Yazoo Avenue, Clarksdale, MS 38614-4209
+1 662-627-6781
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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San Andres Island, Colombia
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

The food was very good but overpriced in my opinion. The menu is small and they are only open for lunch. You go up to the register and order and you bus your own table. The interior is very farm chic, much like Joanna Gaines would design on Fixer Upper. I was annoyed at the host who informed us when... More 

Thank LSUfaninSA
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting the blues museum on a weekend trip with friends to "blues country". We used trip advisor and found this place. It's run by a Canadian women who is committed to fresh local food. It's only open for lunch. It's in a funky light filled " shack" next to the museum. You order from the counter and sit... More 

Thank jej9001
Millington, Tennessee
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

The tuna tacos are the best you'll ever eat and the pork tacos aren't shabby either! Cold, cold beer and a very casual atmosphere but the eats are fresh and made to order and the service is friendly and southern and what more can you ask?

Thank KKPlumlee
Germantown, Tennessee
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

I can see why this place is rated so high- yummy! Since we are never in the area for lunch, we were thrilled to hear they were offering a special Valentine's seating on Saturday night - 4 courses of the most inventive, scrumptious food! We had to take dessert with us we were so full. And they were just as... More 

Thank Wiley74
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

We were sent here for lunch by the owner of Cathead and it did not disappoint. The food was superb and the restaurant was really cool. I definitely recommend giving the seared tuna tacos a try. I could've ordered another batch of that goodness!

Thank Ronnie K
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

A local told us this was one of the best food places in the city. So we stopped by. Bustling at the noon hour, on a cold winter day. I had a very good burger, interestingly seasoned, and served up quickly. My partner had a grilled pimento cheese sandwich, which looked good, but she rated only average. Small selection of... More 

Thank jbinkcmo
Clarksdale, Mississippi
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Oxbow is a fine place to dine.at lunch you can get in and out quickly the tuna tacos are great and the parm fries are worth checking out

Thank jerrysdavis
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

It's not often that you arrive in a town surrounded by dirt, and find incredible seafood, but the fish tacos at the Oxbow are incredible. We had Gumbo and a burger, and those incredible fries and of course the fish tacos. Nothing else we had on this trip topped the tacos. The gumbo is also incredible. Rich, delta flavor. Can't... More 

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Decatur, Illinois
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223 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Yummy food at this cute little restaurant. Order at the counter and take a seat. The fish tacos are the best. The fries and soup are excellent. Can't say anything bad.

Thank carlinda6665
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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934 reviews
456 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

I popped in here on a rainy Saturday before heading over to the nearby Hambone Blues Festival. This restaurant is designed as a Southern shack and the decor inside is shabby industrial chic if that makes sense, with high ceilings, metals and woods and a big almost clinical bar at the end above which hangs a sign that says "Make... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Yazoo Avenue, Clarksdale, MS 38614-4209
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-627-6781

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