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2906 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216-4233
+1 601-982-2001
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Clinton, Mississippi
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we split two burgers to maximize the different choices. one with fries, one with onion rings. i won that with the onion rings. park across the street, lock your doors and have a great burger!

Thank Elizabeth B
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The red beans and rice is delicious! Great sausage! Spice level was just perfect. The side salad - usually bland at most restaurants - was incredible, too. Can't wait to go back soon.

Thank BackpackTortillas
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100 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It really does taste like Fair food. Which is delicious. Super fried chicken and fries is the way to go. I heard that they also had a decent burger but I never tried. They have an outdoor area as well thats pretty nice for a lunch. I think they have salads. I don't know who comes here for salad... Overall... More 

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Flowood, Mississippi
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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For me, it was too crammed together, the dishes were overpriced, and the staff was none too friendly.

Thank John Y
Jalisco, Mexico
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254 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unless you are looking for this place or already know about it, one would not be aware that this gem even exists. I know we drove by it several times without knowing this corner of a larger building contained a restaurant. We are glad we found it on tripadvisor. I had the chicken fried steak with a side of onion... More 

Thank solara13
Conway, Arkansas, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Food was wonderful, with huge portions. French fries and onion rings are delicious. The service was amazing they were super helpful and knowledgeable about menu items. We love coming here on our way to the beach.

Thank Erin B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Wasn't amazing to me but was good. Definitely worth checking out. Service was outstanding though which is very impressive to me.

Thank Tijah M
Vilonia, Arkansas
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Still amazing. The banana pudding is to die for!! Good food and friendly staff. Would recommend to friends and family. Thanks!

Thank Paigeanne1980
Laurel, Mississippi
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

While on business for a few days, I went to dinner there. Enjoyed the meals very much. I would recommend it.

Thank Russell D
Jackson, MS
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

OK food. the draw is thefresh buns my chicken sandwich was over done and the onion rings were bland.

Thank bbbutrfly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2906 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216-4233
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-982-2001
We are a local, family owned and operated business that has been in business since 1984. We are in the Fondren Corner Building in the Fondren District. We are a family restaurant, with family values, children are welcome and entertained with color sheets, crackers, whatever the need be to make them have a pleasant dining experience. We serve lunch, dinner and do take out as well. We also do Corporate Catering, and make ordering and delivery as easy as possible for you. We handle a lot of Pharmacy Reps as well as Medical Sales Reps. And your order is just a text away. Call if we can be of service, I would love to have your business... Kathy Glenn

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