The Small Town Gem That Serves The Best Fried Pies In Mississippi

Fried pies are just one (of the many) perks of life in the South. And thanks to a tiny Richland eatery, you don’t have to wait until dessert to indulge on the deliciously fried creation. Serving up fried pies stuffed with a variety of fruits, creams, and meats, the small town gem has some of the best fried pies in Mississippi. Take a look:

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Tom’s Fried Pies is located at 827 US 49, Richland, MS 39218. It’s open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. The fruit pies are made all day, while the meat pies are made when you order. Want a pie special made just for you? No problem; just call in your order, and they’ll have it ready in about six minutes. Larger orders, such as those for offices and parties, can be filled in an hour. For more information, call (769) 257-7351 or visit the eatery’s website.

So, ever tried these tasty fried pies? If so, what’s your favorite filling? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the only small town eatery that serves “the best.” Learn about another here.