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535 Oakhurst Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-3223
+1 662-624-9230
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Dallas, Texas
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98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Seafood at its best! A dozen of us went there on Sat night. Best onion rings ever as appetizer! We are tried the Fired Jumbo Shrimp and it was amazing. Huge shrimp and fired to perfection with great seasoning. They also have italian food and we chose the buttered pasta for our side and it was delicious. Don't be fooled... More 

Thank Beke3300
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had a hot tip on the food at Ramon's. A local gave us directions and told us to order the fried shrimp, onion rings and the cavatuna. We did exactly as we were advised. She was right. The fried shrimp arrived hot, crisp and flavorful. The onion rings were fabulous. The larger order was enough for five. The cavatuna... More 

Thank Bruce C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

We had a recommendation from a local and this places serves mainly deep fried southern food, shrimps, catfish, pork etc. It is not licenced so you can take your own wine with no corkage. So not exciting cuisine but honest local food . Gluten free options were a bit limited as most food is battered but they served good grilled... More 

Thank ChrisJepson
Stanardsville, Virginia, United States
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

The food here is real good southern style. Only problem is it is busy busy so if you are in a hurry you might want to go someplace else. The staff is very friendly. The building hasn't been updated in 100 years. But best food in town.

Thank Mike C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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173 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

This place is right out of the past with great local food. Fried shrimp is their special dish and it is good! Not much to see from the outside but a whole different world when you enter. Family run and operated with real class, they make you feel like family when you show up. You can bring your own wine!... More 

Thank Explorer1904
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

There were 7 of us in Clarksdale for the weekend before going to Memphis for the International Blues Competition. We were looking for a new restaurant to try and decided to stop at Ramon's on a Saturday night. When we walked in we were asked if we had reservations - we didn't and told them we were from out of... More 

Thank Dave V
Clarksdale, Mississippi
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

For the money this place has the Best fried shrimp, spaghetti and meat balls, frog legs, blackened grouper, onion rings and ravioli in town. Get there early. Brown bag, they do sell beer.

Thank Rhett007
Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

This place is just like walking into grandmas house!!! They are only open from 5-9 pm and not everyday! Cash only! It's so worth it!

Thank Luisa O
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Went here hoping to have dinner shocked to find a sign on the door closed for the weekend. We stayed at the Shack-up Inn they offered the list of eatery's this was on of them

1 Thank Dorothy H
Bedford, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

I found this gem a little late into my trip, but when I found it I was there everyday for 3 days. Known for their fried shrimp and onion rings which were really really good. They have perfected the batter. I didn't have anything bad. The spaghetti and meatballs were good as well. You'll leave full and happy. They are... More 

Thank Carol C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 Oakhurst Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-3223
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-624-9230
This is a hidden jewel in Clarksdale! Ramon's is very homey and off the beaten path down in a neighborhood, but it has the best fried shrimp and spaghetti around. They serve a dish of fried chicken livers and spaghetti. Dinners come with a salad. Everything is fresh and tasty and the service is very southern and friendly.

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