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Dale's

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1226 Main St, Southaven, MS 38671-1430
+1 662-393-2060
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10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rolls were good but a bit buttery and soggy in the middle, but I had great service from Madeline. I got a 3 piece dark and the thighs are tiny but decent. Probably not going back, I wanted to see what the hype was. There wasn't a hype, sorry. 😔

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Thank Nick D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a good family restaurant. We ordered the hamburger and chicken fried chicken, which we enjoyed. The dinner rolls were out of this world! The service was great and our waitress was kind and attentive. I would highly recommend.

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Thank CarolinaCano
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has something for everyone from burgers to chicken and dressing. Different daily meats. They even have good steaks. Known for their homemade rolls. The best chocolate pie ever!

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Thank Angie K
Appomattox, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Read lots of great reviews but the reality was a let down. This is a very old place and the cleanliness was a little suspect. The bread was excellent but the fried chicken very greasy. I would not order chicken again. Service was good.

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Thank Sundance M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Great home style cooking and great wait staff. Food seems fresh and easy to get in and out of in the parking area. Building is a bit aged but clean. Highly recommended

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Thank williamkn
Southaven, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Are you craving good ole southern cooking, but don't want to do the cooking? If so, head to Dale's Restaurant on Main Street in Southaven, MS, The friendly staff & family oriented restaurant will make you feel right at home. Our family has been eating at Dale's for over 20 years & have never had a bad experience. Their sweet... More 

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Thank Beth K
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a very good local place. The fried green tomatoes were excellent juicy and tart. I had the chicken with dressing and it came with 3 sides I had great real mashed potatoes and house made cinnamon apples. The service was very friendly and efficient. It is where the locals eat and a gray alternative to the chain restaurants... More 

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Hernando
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Our antique car club often has meetings at this restaurant in their private rooms. Servers are attentive and pretty good at figuring out who has ordered what...not your average servers... especially when we are in the middle of a meeting and not paying attention to them.... Excellent food and fair pricing. I hesitate to recommend as we don't want to... More 

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Thank Patsy C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

We eat here about ever other week and have always had great food. The service is usually pretty good as well.

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Thank casca1234
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Visited on 9/3/16. The waitress was friendly. We never had to wait for refills. The food was very good. The rolls and corn muffins are the best I've tasted anywhere. We almost left once we saw the outside of the building, but are glad we decided to go in and look at the menu. This will be a place I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1226 Main St, Southaven, MS 38671-1430
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Southaven
  • Phone Number: +1 662-393-2060

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