The Very First Drive-Thru Restaurant In Mississippi Still Has Cars Lining Up Around The Corner
These days, a drive-thru restaurant is never too far away. However, there aren’t many that have been around decades – and there’s only one that dates all the way back to 1947. Located in Hernando, Velvet Cream is one of the oldest drive-thru restaurants in Mississippi. Serving up classic fast food eats and sweets, it’s no surprise that the eatery still has cars lining up around the corner. Take a look:
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Velvet Cream is located at 2290 Hwy 51 S, Hernando, MS 38632. For more information, call (662) 429-6540. You can also visit the eatery’s website or Facebook page.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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