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504 Academy Rd, Starkville, MS 39759-4022
+1 662-323-0444
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“po boy” (45 reviews)
“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
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10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
504 Academy Rd, Starkville, MS 39759-4022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy place. Lots of entertainment looking at the patrons. Good service. Will come back when I want chicken again.

Thank scgoodgame
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love Oby's catfish! I've also had their roast beef sandwich that was good. Husband didn't like their pimento cheese sandwich (and he LOVES pimento cheese) or their prime rib sandwich. Atmosphere and decor is rustic and fun. Service is slow and quality is as...More

Thank angelpatters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was good food. I had Shrimp Poboy and seafood pasta. Rustic, friendly atmosphere The menu had a lot of choices and will visit again and try something new.

Thank russellsinla
Reviewed May 16, 2017

I've been here a couple of times and the food never disappoints. I'm from the Gulf Coast and this is about as close as you can get to coast cooking with New Orleans Style. The atmosphere of the restaurant is very relaxed and laid-back. Definitely...More

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

We have a large family and were celebrating a graduation. Once we were able to get a table and order, the food was well worth the wait. I'm sure it wouldn't have been as busy if it hadn't been for graduation. Everything our family had,...More

Thank Ashleigh C
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Catfish poboy...red beans and rice...sausage...bread pudding...crawfish poboy...slaw...seafood pasta salad.....my tummy says YUMMY! A must stop regardless of anything else. This is one of those; find a way to make time. You won't be sorry!!

Thank michelle c
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Pulled their place of business off a GPS search for food for lunch. Very glad we did! Had never been there before, so the staff talked us through the ordering process. The menu was pretty much Cajun and the food was excellent; seafood gumbo, shrimp...More

Thank All50States58
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Their menu is cajun styled food, and very tasty! I have tried many things on the menu and love it all! The pricing is reasonable considering you "get what you pay for". As a resident of Starkville it's a great place to stop by, but...More

Thank leahfergieee
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great atmosphere, food hot and great service. Enjoyed the Gumbo, salads and po-boys. My really enjoyed the catfish filets along with the Chili cheese fries......We will be back for more

Thank Michele H
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Boy's is the best lunch in Starkville. Great Cajun selections. The gumbo is good, but the seafood poboys are the best. I like the oyster Poboy.

Thank Eglideryder
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 Academy Rd, Starkville, MS 39759-4022
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Starkville
  • Phone Number: +1 662-323-0444
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