This Hidden Grilled Cheese Restaurant Just Might Be Mississippi’s Best Kept Secret

A lot of restaurants rely solely on word-of-mouth advertising, but none take it quite as seriously as The Downstairs Bar in Oxford, which is otherwise known as “the secret grilled cheese place.” In fact, the owner actually strives to keep the restaurant’s reputation under wraps by doing things like omitting exterior signage and forbidding patrons to take photos. The hidden eatery might just be Mississippi’s best kept secret. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

So, ever been to the secret grilled cheese place? Did you even know it existed? Tell us in the comments section.

Mississippi is full of hidden sites and secret places. Read about another here.