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Trace Grill

574 Highway 51, Ridgeland, MS 39157-2607
+1 601-853-1014
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (32 reviews)
“hamburger steak” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
574 Highway 51, Ridgeland, MS 39157-2607
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for supper. They have good home cooking, southern style. They have specials plus their regular blue plates. One of us had the special 12oz hamburger steak which came with a salad and two vegetables. Another one of us had the blue plate hamburger...More

Thank AllOver1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just basic American food—at least that’s what everyone in our party ordered (I’ll admit to not knowing if there were more exotic offerings). Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their assorted individual dishes. We got there before noon and were shocked by the line. But it moved indoors...More

Thank heartimes
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Even though there was a long line for ordering when we arrived after noon on a Friday, we were able to place our order fairly quickly. After getting our drinks and finding a table, we received out food quickly. This was my first visit here...More

Thank Deej007
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We were introduced to Trace Grill about three months ago, even though we live less then 5 miles from the restaurant. Tuesday’s are my favorite day to go. They have fried chicken livers. Now a connoisseur of such delights know they have to be cooked...More

Thank jttinc2
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Lunch is crowded. Walk up to order and sit. Vegetables are the best. BBQ ribs are the best. HB is good. Desserts are excellent. Wide menu selection. Local favorite off Highway 51 in Ridgeland. Worth the time and wait.

Thank CES122
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Family group of 6 adults and 4 children enjoyed an easy meal. For the youngest, there were 3 hamburgers and one "kid" catfish place. All youngsters enjoyed there meal. Truly enjoyed my Chicken Cobb Salad and the onion rings served for the table. Other successful...More

Thank 67JW67
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The food here is wonderful, great tasting, and large portions. They pack out so come early. Priced well.

Thank Tripallyn
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very affordable, lots of food (and it is so delicious). the staff was great. fried green tomatoes were a little heavy on the breading, but still great. seafood platter, dessert, can't go wrong

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner based on ratings...we must have went on a bad night. The menu was overwhelming. Ordered the catfish and catfish Reuben with sweet potato fries and fried green tomatoes. Food wasn’t great but we did enjoy the small town atmosphere.

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Trace is a great place for lunch and very fast service. Be there by 11:30 if you don’t want to stand in line. Have to say, the old Mac and cheese was better than the one now. No complaints.

Thank mssikeo
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22 June 2017|
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Response from emt500 | Reviewed this property |
There is a kids mens. All kids items include fries (or side of your choice) and a drink. Items include kids hamburger, cheeseburger, fried chicken tenders, grilled cheese, fried catfish, and kids vegetable plate.
5 June 2017|
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Response from emt500 | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple dining rooms that can accommodate 30-40 people with no problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 574 Highway 51, Ridgeland, MS 39157-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ridgeland
  • Phone Number: +1 601-853-1014
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