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New's Restaurant

5020 Poplar Springs Dr, Meridian, MS 39305-1624
+1 601-483-9051
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“cornbread” (2 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly
5020 Poplar Springs Dr, Meridian, MS 39305-1624
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We were in town only one night and looking for a local restaurant with some atmosphere. This quaint family restaurant is located in a former service station. The food is southern, roast beef, seafood, wraps. The staff is friendly. If you get there 8ish, you...More

Thank MunichFan
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Every now and then there is a restaurant or activity that deserves a higher than five rating. This was more than just about the food! An amazing family business with kind and caring people. The food, service and are you were top notch. We enjoyed...More

Thank suebruno
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Husband and I have been here twice for lunch. Both times we were promptly seated and our food was served quickly. Food was hot and delicious. We’ve had the lunch special as well as a burger and home fries. We haven’t tried anything that we...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I'm continually intrigued by restaurants that have managed to exist for three generations and I always find they aren't Fast Food places. I explore for the "why?" We were greeted at the front entrance by Mr. News - third generation owner. We were seated "in...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

New’s is a great local spot with a long history. The plate lunches never disappoint and the staff are fast and friendly! The chicken and dumplings are a personal favorite and the hamburgers are always great as well!

Thank bmc7942
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

First time visit to this long time eatery and it was worth the trip. Excellent food and service. The breaded pork chop with purple hull peas, lima beans, rice and brown gravy, cornbread muffins and sweet tea were outstanding. Even tried the homemade onion rings...More

Thank avmccall
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Went with family for a prearranged lunch. I finally left after waiting over 45 minutes for my order. I have been there once before and can say that the food is generic home cooking, not well seasoned, but ok. I had a bland and watery...More

Thank ECHHickory
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Chris, the owner, uses all fresh foods, no preservatives he says. We got the lunch special of chicken and 3 vegetables plus cornbread. All the vegetables were fresh, home cooked along with very moist fried chicken breast. Jennifer was our waitress and she was very...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

great food and good prices. they put more than you can eat on the plate! very friendly employees. true representatives of friendly MERIDIAN. if you are looking for fancy.... this is not for you. if you are looking for quaint, hometown, friendly and good food...More

Thank SteveLorrie9811
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had a friend pick up some lunch for my family and they brought back Hamburgers/ Fries & Chicken fingers. The Hamburgers were wonderful, but I was especially impressed with the chicken fingers.

Thank jorlanddean
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Restaurant Details

Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5020 Poplar Springs Dr, Meridian, MS 39305-1624
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 601-483-9051
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