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Cafe' on Main

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101 5th St S, Columbus, MS 39701-5727
+1 662-241-4401
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“fried chicken” (5 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
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101 5th St S, Columbus, MS 39701-5727
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

The Cafe on Main is a quaint spot, very relaxed where you order from a paper menu. You circle your choice of foods, put your name on the menu and a great waitress turns your order in. The food is southern style cooking, the atmosphere...More

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A friend and I had lunch here and found it had a varied menu, helpful wait staff and was clean and bright. I had the red beans and rice and my friend had meat loaf. They were both tasty. My portion was so bountiful I...More

Thank Aldaughter
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I like a blue plate for lunch and this on is good. I eat here a couple of times a week. Cnat't berat a good meat and three.

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have made this our spot for Sunday lunch. Quick service. Good home cooking. They have the best fried chicken in town!

Thank debbie55mike57
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Restaurant changed owners and is certainly not what locals had come to expect. Food seems to have been cheapened in a sense of taste and portion. Food was not very hot when we received it, it was lukewarm at best. Sat for awhile before asking...More

Thank Jach3
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Resently purchased by Elliott and Shannon Dismuke whom are continuing to serve in the excellent service that was provided by previous owners. Elliott has added several bbq and stew dishes that his parents were famous for. A great downtown local favorite in a landmark building.

Thank 327bond
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Delicious food, small servings and High prices. It's best to arrive a bit before the noon hour.....the prime time for downtown workers.

Thank athernlillie
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This is meat and two/three type of place. Find a table and sit down. On the table you will find a piece of paper with the daily menu. Use the provided pen to write your name in the left hand corner. Now,circle your meat choice...More

Thank DarlaCG
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Unsure of the hours on cafe on main. I've only ate lunch there after a church service. I've never been disappointed in anything I've gotten there. You order by filling out the checksheet and marking the items you'd like. This is southern comfort food at...More

Thank Cory H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Good home cooked food! The view of the Main Street and people watching gave it an extra touch. The old brick building was restored with a artistic flair. Plenty of seating with a gift / sweet shop adjoined in the building. Great pie selection. Check...More

Thank FutureKelly
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Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
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: 101 5th St S, Columbus, MS 39701-5727
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 662-241-4401
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