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2085 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5010
+1 601-982-9004
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
11 Jun 2017
“Always good”
19 Dec 2016
“Mixed review”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2085 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5010
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Sunday Bufet at Penns is always wonderful. The fried chicken is world class. The other meats rotate on Sunday's but they always have several good choices. Unfortunately their catfish is not on the Sunday buffet. Don't miss the homemade lemon pie. It is the...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Penns is know for fried catfish, chicken and more. This location had a buffet so I decided to give it a chance. As expected the catfish and chicken was good. A few of the buffet items were good but most were tired and mushy. The...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I eat there once a year hoping it will be different but is always so salty I cant eat it and hard as a rock. I am not a ticky eater so if I hate it its terrible.

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Catfish and hush puppies were pretty good, but not among the best I've had on this trip. The cole slaw, however, was wonderful. The place is clean, service was good and prices were reasonable.

Thank Roadtripsters2015
Reviewed 3 January 2016

My friend and I first went to a grill about two miles beyond Penn's Sunday after church for lunch. We were not satisfied with the long waiting time. I suggested we try Penn's. When we get there it was some different than what I thought...More

Thank Delores H
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We had high hopes upon seeing menu, shrimp and fish combo for 11.99? Can't beat it, we thought...lettuce on salad bar looked and tasted like it had been out a while. That is fine who wants to fill up on salad? When we got our...More

Thank cred
Reviewed 21 October 2015

My husband and I used to eat at Penn's quite a bit. However, the last few times we have gone, the smell in the bathroom/cashier area was terrible. It smells of sewage. Our last trip there was on a Friday night for the "Seafood Buffet"....More

1  Thank Tina J
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

I drove down from NC and all I could think of was getting some good fish in MS. We'll let me tell you, this is the spot. Penns on Lakeland Dr had a buffet that will give you the best fried catfish, baked fish and...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Penns is a restaurant that has been around for a long time. The food is old style southern cooking. The speciality is catfish, but they have good fried chicken as well. There is a buffet available, but I usually order from the menu when I...More

Thank hookedontrvl
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I really like the food at Penn's, but sometimes their floor is oily and slippery. A friend who was dining with me slipped and fell there and while the staff there was wonderfully helpful, the owner was not as nice. I still go back but...More

Thank Robin E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2085 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216-5010
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-982-9004
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