These are not ranked in any order.
Location: 2154 Highway 370, Pratts
Phone: (662) 365-5571
Owner: Rodney and Debbie Moore
Hours: Monday to Saturday 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Must try: Banana pudding, peach cobbler, peanut butter cake, strawberry cake, sirloin steak plate, hashbrown casserole, ranch potatoes and roast and gravy
Name: Bruce Bait Shop
Location: 422 W. Calhoun St., Bruce
Phone: (662) 983-2304
Owner: Marshall Hill
Hours: Monday to Saturday 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Must try: Butterfinger cake, fresh strawberry cake, buttermilk pie, smoked beef brisket and fried catfish
Name: Café Memories
Location: 127 S. Fulton St., Iuka
Phone: (662) 423-1050
Owner: Reed McNatt and Ric Tiebe
Hours: Tuesday to Friday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday 4:30 to 9 p.m.
Must try: Bread pudding with bourbon sauce, coconut cream pie, chicken salad, club stacks, blue cheese chicken and shrimp scampi
– Read Wednesday’s Food & Dining section for more about Café Memories.
Name: Dairy Kream
Location: 796 E. Main St., Tupelo
Phone: (662) 842-7838
Owner: Gene Knight
Hours: Monday to Thursday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Must try: Banana split, milkshakes (purple cow version), dipped ice cream cone, flavor burst ice cream cone (vanilla cone with flavors wrapped around edge of ice cream), hand-formed burgers, sliced ribeye sandwiches and French fries
Name: My Friends Place
Location: 441 W. Madison St., Houston
Phone: (662) 456-5576
Owner: Nancy Vance
Hours: Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Open Saturday night for parties
Must try: Chocolate delight (moist chocolate cake with French vanilla ice cream with homemade fudge topping, whipping cream and cherries), bread pudding with Kentucky bourbon sauce, four-layer cakes (coconut, mandarin orange, strawberry, black forest, lemonade, orange dreamsicle), fresh strawberry shortcake, fresh peach shortcake, hot apple and caramel pie, bourbon pecan pie, homemade chicken salad, baked potato salad, homemade pasta salad, tenderized smothered steak, chicken breast in a white wine sauce, roasted potatoes, green beans
Name: Westside Bar-B-Que
Location: Highway 30 West 917, New Albany
Phone: (662) 534-7276
Owners: James and Verna Reeves
Hours: Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Must try: Seven different homemade cakes and pies, including caramel cake, strawberry cake, carrot cake, coconut pie and pecan pie; barbecue ribs and barbecue chicken
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