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Darwell's Cafe

127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560-6154
+1 228-868-8946
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“crab cakes” (39 reviews)
“brownie” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560-6154
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Darwell’s is eclectic. The atmosphere is fun and casual. On a pleasant September afternoon we were able to sit outside under the trees, umbrellas, and multi-colored string lights with industrial fans creating a breeze. In our party of seven, we enjoyed the red beans and...More

Thank thamescox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family member referred us to visit Darwell's while we were on the coast, & I'm so glad we did. The crab cakes and crawfish etouffee were the BEST I've ever eaten. The employees were exceptional and very caring. It's obvious they love their place...More

Thank Sheilab75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After seeing this place on the Food Network we decided to take a longer way home and stop in for lunch. We had the crab cake and etouffe. It was good and the ambiance makes the place.

Thank TNshamrock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Darwell's serves some of the best good on the Mississippi Gulf Coast! They also bring in great musical acts for your entertainment. We are big fans of the Old Fashioned Sunday Gospel Sing. You can also catch great music on Wednesday and Saturday nights! If...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Had the crab cake appetizer and it was awesome! Pan cooked to perfection, topped fresh blue crab meat. Served with their special sauces they set them off to flavor town!!! Also had the etouffe that may have been the best I’ve ever had! Cream based...More

Thank Larryasmall
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Food is excellent a little on the high price but worth it if you're willing to spend. Only place I know of that doesn't fry their food.

1  Thank V7557RFbarbarac
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Can see why the food is so highly rated! Great lunch. Would definitely return. Unique decor makes it a fun stop.

1  Thank Dale Z
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Gormet food in an artsy Jimmy Buffet type of environment- fun, great food, often some music to with the great food. Have to see it to appreciate these great folks.

Thank Blair S
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with a co-worker for lunch. We had heard so many great reviews and wanted to try. Darwells didn’t disappoint! Sooo much food and sooo yummy! We will definitely be going back. We have told other co-workers/friends and hope to go again...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We ate here for Mother’s Day and the food was really good. I want to go back and try something new. Great Service!

Thank Sammi Y
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Questions & Answers
Kathleen S
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Darwell_Y | Property representative |
We do have some Vegan Friendly Dishes ask for the Chef He can Help you with choices.
January 31, 2017|
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Response from moajb | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the gravy, but I have purchased the yum yum sauce!
February 23, 2015|
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Response from Elmer G | Reviewed this property |
Darwell's Café hours are Monday thru Saturday 11 AM to 9 PM. Read my review. Always fantastic food with great variety. Take your time and read all menu's on wall before ordering. Darwell's also has specials, so check on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560-6154
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 228-868-8946
  • E-mail
Come in for some Great Food and Music. Remember BYOB on all Adult Beverages.
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