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Borroum's Drug Store and Soda Fountain

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Address: 604 E Waldron St, Corinth, MS 38834-4863
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+1 662-286-3361
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Lunch in Corinth

Visited for lunch. Tried a slug burger for appetizer and then followed with a real homemade cheeseburger for lunch. The burger was excellent. The staff is friendly and service... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Danny L
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Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited for lunch. Tried a slug burger for appetizer and then followed with a real homemade cheeseburger for lunch. The burger was excellent. The staff is friendly and service is great. It was fun to have lunch in an old style drug store with the old time amenities you would see many years past. A fun experience and great lunch.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say, Borroum's is a MUST stop in Corinth! Not only is it the oldest operating drug store in the entire state but also one of the best places to get a world famous Corinth "Slug Burger." Great food, great atmosphere, and great history all in one stop!!

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Thank Kelly Y
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quaint, old fashioned soda shop. The seating is a bit limited, but the staff is friendly and it's a great atmosphere. We enjoyed ice cream there, the best part to me was the Jelly Belly dispenser near the front.. my first but not last experience with several flavors! Nice afternoon stop.

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Thank lisa j
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here several times and each time the food has been great. Unless you're lucky you may have to wait for a table especially around lunch time. The menu has a fairly large selection and prices are reasonable. There is also an old fashioned ice cream bar and large jelly belly selection.

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Corinth, Mississippi, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my coworkers come here quite a bit. This is such a great place to eat. The hamburgers are made out of fresh ground beef that they pat out when they Cook it. I love the fried chicken wrap. I get that everytime I go there but one thing is I always have to split it with a friend... More 

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selmer, tn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

If you have never had a real slug burger, this place is where you need to get one. Google search the history on this fine establishment and be sure to stop in.

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Thank highwayroamer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I frequently eat lunch here. The food is great, the service excellent, the shakes are to die for. It can get very busy at lunch time and you may have to wait. Enjoy the old fashioned ambiance of a soda fountain. This is just a special treat.

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Sanford, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful lunch and gotta have the "slug burger" and milkshakes Outstanding artifacts and historical postings. I throughly enjoyed my conversation with Ms Mitchell

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stopped here for lunch. Hours are 11-5, so plan accordingly. Just an absolute time capsule. Booths, malts, great food, friendly staff, all types of candy, nick nacks and fantastic photos. Still owned by family of founder from 1865 - 7 generations! Worth the stop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Really neat place to get a flavor of the town! Lots of locals, which is great to see. Busy on Saturday.

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