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Mammy's Cupboard

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555 Highway 61 S, Natchez, MS 39120-8671
601-445-8957
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Belfast
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66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an eccentric spot, worthy of a visit on the way from Natchez to Vicksburg. Unfortunately, we were passing through on a Monday, when the Cupboard does not open, so if you are keen to eat (as we were), make sure you plan to visit on a different day. Quirky and fun spot. Glad we got to see it... More 

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1 Thank MCCBelfast
Starkville, Mississippi
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164 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here after seeing the cool look of the building on TripAdvisor. It was a neat experience however I found the food to be overpriced. A PBJ sandwich was over $6.00. The menu is limited to sandwiches and the daily special. The service was great and the desserts looked amazing.

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1 Thank MStravel2008
Wetumpka, Alabama
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I had Mammy's Chicken Salad and it was wonderful. The sourdough bread was absolutely the best bread I've ever eaten. The pies are just as beautiful as I saw on tv and delicious. Apparently most GPS will send you in the wrong direction on Hwy 61, we found Mammy's with only a slight detour.

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1 Thank Nancy H
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

The people are nice. It was a bit small inside. What do you expect with it being in that type of building. Lol. I got the grilled cheese. I loved it!

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1 Thank summergirl1986
Benbrook
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

This was a "must stop" for my husband, myself and our granddaughter on the Blues Trail. It is a unique piece of history even though it has been painted over to be more politically correct. However the restaurant itself had several Aunt Jemima -type items for sale. So if you are sensitive to this type of thing, do not go... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for pie and lemonade. The banana caramel pie was super tasty. The blueberry lemonade was refreshing and good. Pretty sweet and free refills. Owner runs the cash register and granddaughter waitresses and makes the dessert. Very friendly. Worth a stop.

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1 Thank boysonthego
Charlotte, North Carolina
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58 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Ok... you're driving down the road, just outside of Natchez, MS and you suddenly see it! This big skirted "mammy" shaped building that you've seen on TV shows, etc. You just have to stop -- and we did. After admiring the building and walking in, the actual skirt part of the building is fairly small with just a couple tables.... More 

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2 Thank Mark H
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I like simplicity and authenticity. This place is both. If you're looking for a five star dining experience this is not for you. If you want some simple, down home food you should definitely stop in for lunch and dessert (it's all they serve). I had the grill cheese and a piece of banana caramel pie for dessert. If I'm... More 

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Thank Eric B
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

You must stop here for the atmosphere and experience. They are only open between 11-2 pm and they do not accept debit/credit, cash or checks only. However, the staff was very accommodating and friendly. I'm a pescetarian and had the grilled cheese-it was a very tasty grilled cheese. The place fills up quickly so get there early 😊

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1 Thank Renee S
Petersburg, Virginia
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99 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I have seen pictures of Mammy's cupboard in travel magazines and it has been on my list of unique places to visit. seriously, not sure how to word the enterance without making a double entendre. Who cares if it's not politically correct, it's fun. We arrived about 40 minutes before closing. My husband's favorite pie is coconut cream. We asked... 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
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Highway 61 S, Natchez, MS 39120-8671
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Natchez
  • Phone Number: 601-445-8957

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?