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City Grocery

152 Courthouse Sq, Oxford, MS 38655-3914
+1 662-232-8080
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 - 22:30All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
152 Courthouse Sq, Oxford, MS 38655-3914
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening with our son and his fiancé and her parents to begin the celebration of their wedding weekend. Our meals were excellent. Four had the flank steak, one catfish and I tried the striped bass. The bass was cooked perfectly! The...More

Thank JodieWright56
Reviewed 1 week ago

City Grocery is a casual with both young and older crowds. I had the catfish over french fries which tasted pretty bad. The cornbread was excellent as well as the Merlot. The atmosphere is wood and dark, a bit romantic. The wait staff are college...More

Thank Hawaiian555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here for dinner with a large group (~30) and City Grocery handled this effortlessly. The place was very crowded (Thursday night) but we were seated and served quickly. They offered us a few choices but all were well-received. I had the Shrimp and...More

Thank Scott319
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of chef JOHN Currance's 3 (?) food establishments in Oxford, MS, this restaurant holds up to its reputation. We had a light lunch of redfish croquettes, caesar sale and tomato salad. All were excellent. Only wish we could have returned for dinner.

Thank deepsouthwoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard of this place, so decided to check it out. The name "City Grocery" doesn't indicate it is a nice upscale restaurant. We had a little difficulty in locating it, as our GPS was sending us astray. It is right inside the Oxford...More

Thank UPwrite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my best experiences. Business event in which we rented out the entire restaurant thus restricted our meal but no problem. We had appetizers, gumbo soup, then pork, beef, or catfish, I had beef excellent, then a cake to die for. Chocolate yes.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent quality and unique dishes but it remains really hard to order a whole meal if you are trying to low-ball the carbs. I hate sitting there relegated to a salad while my friends or husband eat the rich, starchy options. Can't they get creative...More

Thank alison602
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If planning a trip to Oxford you should try and include this restaurant in your plans if you can. There are a lot of good places to eat in Oxford but this one is special. It is definitely an upscale Southern restaurant with a menu...More

Thank Phil1003
Reviewed 4 July 2017

After seeing the reviews and hearing about his restaurant's reputation, I was disappointed. We went for brunch on a Sunday. Atmosphere is nice, but service was not great and the temperature of the dining room was uncomfortably cold. The food was very average. I had...More

Thank lmdallas
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We are in town for Ole Miss Baseball Camp and while our son was at camp my wife, daughter and I stopped in for lunch. My wife had the City Burger, my daughter had the roast beef sandwich and I had the Smoked Pork Belly...More

Thank Richard B
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philip k
24 July 2017|
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Response from UPwrite | Reviewed this property |
This post will not allow me to post their website, but yes, the phone number they list is 662-232-8080. city grocery online (all one word, and add com on the end)
Jennifer T
29 March 2017|
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Response from Sherry S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
18 February 2017|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Always better to be safe than sorry. Monday's should be fairly quiet as long as there is not a big event in town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Courthouse Sq, Oxford, MS 38655-3914
    (Van Buren)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +1 662-232-8080
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