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Leatha's Bar-B-Que Inn

6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
+1 601-271-6003
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork ribs” (53 reviews)
“baked beans” (40 reviews)
“cole slaw” (33 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
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Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Great food. Excellent pork ribs and pulled pork. The beans and potato salad are also too notch. Fun casual place. Thumbs up.

2  Thank JacksonGuy
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

This place is the best and never disappoints. There's no other place to consider when it comes to BBQ in town. It's either Leatha's or choose a different type of food. Other places have been inconsistent with the food but Leatha's is always great and...More

Thank Dale T
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Family owned and operated! The food was to die for Hands down the ribs were the BEST I've ever had! I'd suggest making your way to sit down and grab a bite while in town!

Thank myself411
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Incredible BBQ, leave your suit at home, roll up your sleeves and enjoy. It's the best I've ever eaten. No frills just great southern food.

Thank andmhh2276
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Called here acting on recommendation. From the outside, I had to wonder what have we let ourselves in for?? On getting seated, it is a country type restaurant, serving up barbecued home style foods. Couple of us had pulled pork, with the others have rack...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

They have got it figured out at Leatha's. If your looking for business casual restaurant, go ahead and pass. It's a old house turned restaurant but who cares when the food is this good. Plywood floors, old pictures of pass customers on the wall with...More

Thank Chas M
Reviewed August 25, 2016

I absolutely love Leatha's BBQ. Its so good that I eat it as a treat to myself for doing something good! The portions are huge, the sweet tea is SWEET and the ladies working there end every sentence with "baby"! This is what southern BBQ...More

Thank brains06
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This BBQ is off the chain! It's very tasty and out of this world good! It is worth every penny of your money! The plate sizes are very good. The amtmosphere is awesome with all the old pictures of celebrities coming in for BBQ! It...More

Thank Roberto C
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Ok to keep it real here my family is all about bbq but this sauce is just a bit too sweet for us. Ribs are decent but there is much better out there.

1  Thank forkait04
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Leatha's has been with us for years, many in Foxworth, (some 30 miles west of Hattiesburg), now local on US98 west. The walls were/are covered with business cards from around the country. Leatha's is an experience; hand towels as napkins, metal folding chairs, board floors...More

Thank Dennis W
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January 31, 2017|
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Response from RickyFlynt | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure not. It's illegal to sell a game animal at a restaurant. But you can bet it would be good.
Anita P
June 24, 2015|
Response from Anita P |
Prices for catering for 14 people
Anita P
June 24, 2015|
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Response from Sinclair55 | Reviewed this property |
$ yep $20-$25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 601-271-6003
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