This Restaurant In Mississippi Used To Be A School And You’ll Want To Visit
There are several restaurants in Mississippi with interesting pasts – and the Salem Opry House is one of them. Located in the small town of Collins, the popular eatery started off as a school. Once its days as a school were over, it served a variety of other purposes before being transformed into the great restaurant it is today. Between the plentiful history and mouthwatering fare, the Salem Opry House is one eatery you’ll want to visit. Take a look:
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Salem Opry House is located at 460 Salem School Rd, Collins, MS 39428. For more information, call (601) 765-1700. You can also visit the eatery’s Facebook page.
So, ever been to Salem Opry House? If so, what’d you think? Did you know about its past? Know of another made-over eatery? Tell us in the comments section.
This isn’t the only restaurant that started off as something else. Click here to read about another.
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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