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Here Are 18 Restaurants In Mississippi You Absolutely MUST Visit Before You Die

If Mississippi weren’t the Hospitality State, it would definitely be known as the State with the Best Food Ever. (Okay, maybe something a bit catchier, but you get the point.) Between the seafood, barbecue, comfort food, and local specialties such as hot tamales and slugburgers, residents have access to a variety of culinary creations that are nothing short of fantastic. Since Mississippi has so many amazing restaurants, selecting where to dine can be somewhat overwhelming, which is where this list comes in. From renowned restaurants to local favorites, here are 18 Mississippi restaurants you have to visit.

Been to any of the restaurants listed above? What other local eateries would you add to this list? Tell us in the comments section below.

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.