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Purple Parrot

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American, Contemporary
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3810 Hardy Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 (38th Avenue)
6012640656
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Nashville, TN
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best meals we've had in a LONG time. Quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Every bite of every part of the meal was to be savored. Rib eye was so very flavorful. Decadent chocolate mousse was one of best chocolate desserts we've ever had. Split for 2 easily. Pricey but worth it for a special dinner.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

My first time to eat there and it was a wonderful treat. It had a menu that was similar to a creative New Orleans restaurant. The menu also reminded me of a John Curence restaurant in Oxford! It was nice to find a great restaurant for lunch on the way back from Destin.

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Thank TMcLa2013
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138 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Went to dinner for our anniversary. We were not disappointed. Had the Duck Rolls, Corn and Crab Bisque, and the Blackened Snapper. If that wasn't enough, we also had the chocolate decadence for dessert. Excellent meal. Absolutely no complaints. From the time we walked in till the time we left, we absolutely enjoyed everything. The waiter and manager went over... More 

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Fortson, GA
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490 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We had a party of 8 for dinner on Saturday evening 5/14 to celebrate an MBA college graduation. I wanted to go to the Purple Parrot because I had enjoyed it so much in the mid-1990s when I travelled to Hattiesburg on business several times. I had particularly enjoyed their fried green tomatoes (my first) and their ambiance (sophisticated, art-inspired,... More 

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Thank RalphSchmitt
West Palm Beach, Florida
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

What a lovely surprise this place was. The best of the best. The menu choices were all difficult to choose from. Unusual, but perfect, combinations. The fish was so amazingly fresh. The vegetables were so full of flavor. Really beautiful. I wish they would open a place like this in my home town. So great. The waitress was so sweet... More 

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Thank Gwladysddu
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

We went in and ordered drinks she brought us the drinks no water. then we ordered our appetizer and they brought it to someone else's table and then didn't even confront us until 20 minutes later. so we left before we ordered our dinner. They probably had great food but the service wasn't even good enough to get to the... More 

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Thank katerima
Cabot, Arkansas
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

This is next door to crescent city and a little more upscale. The food is great and you will most certainly enjoy. Give it a try and it will be in your top 2.

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Thank FishCatcher2016
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is Hattiesburg's finest dining. The menu & service are excellent. The wine list is substantial.

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Thank Dennis W
Rogers, Arkansas
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Traveling through Mississippi and just looking for a quick lunch. Walked into the restaurant, and was pleasant greeted and shown to linen covered table. The food was charming and tasty. Service was chatty and pleasant.

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Thank Bob B
Atlanta, Georgia
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268 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

I had high hopes from looking at its website (and chose a hotel to be near it) and I wasn't disappointed -- it was even better than I was hoping. Who expects a delightful foodie experience on an ugly highway in Hattiesburg MS? It's an ordinary-looking building in a strip mall complex on a busy, yucky highway. But the inside... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $60
Cuisine
American, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3810 Hardy Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (38th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: 6012640656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?