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Romie's Grocery

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804 W Jackson St, Frnt, Tupelo, MS 38804-1961
+1 662-842-8986
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was plenty to choose from on the special board and menu...made it tough to choose. Cornbread dressing, lima beans, potatoes w/gravy, and cabbage is what I decided on. I was happy with every item on my plate, but even happier with the waitress. So friendly! The portions were large enough to take home a to-go box. If I had... More 

Thank Amanda M
Tupelo, Mississippi
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Don't go expecting good service or good food. We were very disappointed. The service was terrible. Our first hint should have been that the patio bar was packed and there were few people in the restaurant at 7pm on a Saturday night. We waited 30 minutes for our server to take our order and that only happened after we ask... More 

Thank gopannell
Cheswick, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Heard about this place from the tourist information center as we crossed the Alabama line. Got there at 1:57 which was fortunate because the stop serving lunch at 2. We love the fried chicken, and the fried green tomatoes.

1 Thank John L
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

OMG!!! Was I a happy camper to find out they were open on New Years Day! I had the best Southern Lunch...cabbage, purple hull peas, mashed potatoes and fried chicken. Let me tell you I am not a fried food person...but I ate up all that chicken it was so delicious :) Ashley my server was really friendly and she... More 

1 Thank Victoria L
Tupelo, Mississippi
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I went to Romie's after a day of Christmas shopping. Our waitress was nice and helpful. We had fried mushrooms as an appetizer. They hot, the batter tasted great, and they were not greasy at all. She had the Ribeye Sandwich, and I had the Cuban sandwich. The Ribeye Sandwch was stacked with meat and grilled just... More 

1 Thank Rockonreddevil
Fort Worth
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Lunch at Romie's is a walk down memory lane ... the old grocery store reached the point years ago where their Lunches were much more popular than the groceries ....! Southern Lunch to the finest degree ... Place lunches of smothered steak or meatloaf .. succulent burgers .. pleanty of side vegetables to choose from .. everything fixed " Southern... More 

1 Thank Michaelkstevens
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Our office Christmas Party had some of the best food ever! This was not my first time at Romie's. The food is always good! However, tonight Rob knocked it outta the park! Excellent food! Great time!

1 Thank Lori J
Carlsbad, New Mexico
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Churches BBQ is Much Much better. Churches is on McCullouh and a branch location on Main Street Also BURNS BBQ in Batesville is Much better

Thank Bill V
St.Joseph, United States
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

It is a local restaurant very relaxed atmosphere and good food.a band played in the evening on the patio, local music and it added atmosphere to the dining experience.

1 Thank Carroll C
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This was a first visit. We were sitted immediately and waited on . I had a vegetable plate with 4 selections for under 8$. The corn salad was perfectly spiced, fryed green tomatoes were yummy,salad fresh and turnip greens some of the best I've ever had. Others said the fryed chicken was good and the Santa Fe salad fresh too.

Thank Gail H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 W Jackson St, Frnt, Tupelo, MS 38804-1961
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Tupelo
  • Phone Number: +1 662-842-8986

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