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Mammy's Cupboard

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555 Highway 61 S, Natchez, MS 39120-8671
+1 601-445-8957
11:00 - 14:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a classic bit of local history that has bee around for many years and served various purposes. We were looking for an interesting place to eat while in Natchez and a local steered us to Mammy's. At noon the parking lot will be full so in terms of parking you have to be creative and/or patient. The restaurant... More 

Thank Larry M
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unique place to eat. Only open for lunch a few hours each day. Offers sandwiches on fresh bread that they make there daily. Also have a daily lunch special and awesome desserts!

Thank Donald G
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Small and intimate place. Food was okay. Staff was very friendly. Only open a limited time but good "comfort" food. Not much choice in the area

Thank Naomi G
Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

How often can you snap a few photos at a lunch stop and order lunch at the same time....or, is that just me....regardless...take the time in scenic 61 to see this architectural structure. You will never see another one, I promise.

Thank Michael G
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Mammy's Cupboard is an iconic landmark along the highway; a southern mammy, rising like Lazarus from the ground, is the stuff tourist dreams are made of. Reading reviews about sumptuous pies and cakes, oozing homestyle charm, it seemed like an unmissable stop on our road trip. So, after a six hour drive from Dallas, and making the decision to bypass... More 

2 Thank Mirandaferrie
Halifax, United Kingdom
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343 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We wanted to eat here but we were too early. Instead we stopped and took a couple of photos. This place is a nice quirky peice of Americana. A fun photo stop if you're in the area.

Thank LiciaW
Fort Myers
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Went to Mammy's on advice from Natchez Visitor Center. My Reuben was OK, but corned beef was grocery store packaged, not deli-sliced. Big flavor difference. Veg soup was good. Potato salad was 'OK.' Wife's chicken salad sandwich was good, but didn't seem to have the ginger and pineapple mentioned on the menu. I wanted a glass of plain ice water.... More 

Thank marinermark1
Collierville, Tennessee
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I love to have lunch here when I come home to visit! The chicken salad and soup is my all time favorite! I don't ever try anything else. Of course, don't pass on the dessert! Banana caramel pie is to die for! I am always stuffed so we share a piece! The hummingbird cake is good but I always go... More 

Thank Steve N Anita B
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66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is an eccentric spot, worthy of a visit on the way from Natchez to Vicksburg. Unfortunately, we were passing through on a Monday, when the Cupboard does not open, so if you are keen to eat (as we were), make sure you plan to visit on a different day. Quirky and fun spot. Glad we got to see it... More 

1 Thank MCCBelfast
Starkville, Mississippi
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176 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had lunch here after seeing the cool look of the building on TripAdvisor. It was a neat experience however I found the food to be overpriced. A PBJ sandwich was over $6.00. The menu is limited to sandwiches and the daily special. The service was great and the desserts looked amazing.

1 Thank MStravel2008

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Highway 61 S, Natchez, MS 39120-8671
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Natchez
  • Phone Number: +1 601-445-8957

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?