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Darwell's Cafe

127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560
+1 228-868-8946
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
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127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560
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Reviewed 5 days ago

First time to try it and we'll definetly be back. This is a local favorite and has awesome food with great service! They don't serve alcohol but you can BOB, which my husband loved! They have someone playing on the patio if you want to...More

Thank msradwoman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Darwells is one of our favorite places to go when in Long Beach. The food is delicious and consistently good. Love sitting outside when the weather is warm enough. You can always count on live music on the weekends with a relaxing atmosphere. Papa D...More

Thank alexandertim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything on the menu is fabulous!! Pair that with the nights they have live music or Sunday gospel music & you have a wonderful night out! It is a fun place with amazing food!!

Thank Tea4us
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it looks like a place you wouldn't take your mother-in-law, the food selection and flavor is amazing. People stop here for lunch and fill up the parking lot. They have indoor and outdoor dining. I particularly like it for the Cajun cuisine. I've never...More

Thank KevinEdD95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and staff! The shrimp etouffee was amazing, well worth the short drive off the main drag…

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Resturant is off the chain !!!! It was AWESOME !!!! The atmosphere was great and the food is EXCELLENT .... AMAZING !! There's just not enough words to describe how good the food taste !!!! My first time there 10-14-2017 but it want me...More

Thank Peggy s
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Friend from work said to come here and we were greeted with friendly staff who informed us all about the specials and even let us taste one of them. I would highly recommend this place if your looking for some flavorful food

Thank Xxaaronxx
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Darwell's is a personal Favorite. The artwork is original and by Papa D. The food is amazing!! You can sit inside or in the outside dining area. An original experience second to none.

Thank Teacherella
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had another great meal here! The waitstaff were friendly and efficient. The rice and gravy was delicious like granny used to make! The pasta with the shrimp and crab sauce wAs most excellent!!

Thank SouthernVoiceBiloxi
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Best place on the Mississippi Coast for food, entertainment, and atmosphere. They make you feel like you are home. Papa D is the owner and he is very down to earth... We really enjoy going here...

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Questions & Answers
Kathleen S
25 July 2017|
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Response from Darwell_Y | Property representative |
We do have some Vegan Friendly Dishes ask for the Chef He can Help you with choices.
31 January 2017|
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Response from moajb | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the gravy, but I have purchased the yum yum sauce!
23 February 2015|
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Response from Elmer G | Reviewed this property |
Darwell's Café hours are Monday thru Saturday 11 AM to 9 PM. Read my review. Always fantastic food with great variety. Take your time and read all menu's on wall before ordering. Darwell's also has specials, so check on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 E First St, Long Beach, MS 39560
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 228-868-8946
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Come in for some Great Food and Music. Remember BYOB on all Adult Beverages.
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