Romie’s Grocery Restaurant 

Romie’s Grocery @ 804 West Jackson street, Tupelo, MS. Open lunch Sunday-Friday 11-2, dinner Thursday-Friday 5-10, Saturday 11-10, Bar 5-until. Santa Fe Chicken Salad & Tuna Salad. My daughter and I attended the first gathering of the new Facebook group “Tupelo meet-and-eat” at Romie’s Grocery recently. We got to meet several nice folks in person,…

Dairy Kream – Enjoy the moment

Dairy Kream in East Tupelo. A favorite since 1955, has several hidden gems on their menu, not sure if this qualifies as a gem, but for a special treat, I’ve ordered this for years.   It’s a vanilla cone dipped in chocolate. When the two collide, the chocolate hardens and forms a shell that completely…

Southern Fish and Steak

Southern Fish and Steak @ 150 South Industrial road, Tupelo, MS. Thursday night SEAFOOD BUFFET!  Ok Folks, I was going through my Facebook feed and saw that Southern Fish and Steak was having a first time special seafood buffet and I knew right then where I’d be eating for dinner!  They will be having a…

Nautical Whimsey Italian Bistro & Wine Bar

Nautical Whimsey Italian Bistro & Wine Bar @ 210 West Main Street, Tupelo, MS.  Decided to stop by after work for Wine-down Wednesday, $3 per glass house wine. And of course, some “new to me” menu items. Tonight I’m trying the alligator Po Boy, loaded fries, and cannoli for desert.  The alligator Po Boy was…

Vanelli’s Bistro 

Vanelli’s Bistro @ 206 West Main, Tupelo, MS. Greek salad & House Pizza! When Vanelli’s Bistro opened recently in Downtown Tupelo, there was a sense of déjà vu in the air. Yes, they have a new game plan, but still possess the best qualities we’ve looked forward to over the years. From Voz Vanelli checking…

Kent’s Catfish 

Kent’s Catfish @ 2299 highway 145, Saltillo, MS. Catfish Buffet, homemade Blueberry cobbler, and sweet tea.  I was on my own for dinner tonight. Although I had a plethora of choices, I already knew where I was headed…Kent’s Catfish in Saltillo!  When you enter the little blue building that was once a community filling station,…

Anthony’s Neopolitan Pizza (closed)

Anthony’s Neapolitan Pizza @ 206 Troy Street, Tupelo, Mississippi 38804. Open for business and Anthony’s is in full swing! Come on out…It’s Ciao time, Y’all! This seems to have been a long time coming and widely anticipated by all. A new restaurant in Downtown Tupelo serving up wood fired brick oven Pizza and other fresh…

Bankhead Bicycle Club Restaurant (closed)

Bankhead Bicycle Club Restaurant @ 108 West Bankhead Street, New Albany, MS.  Today I’m experiencing the Balsamic burger served with a side of their golden fried onion nest, Rina’s cheddar maple bacon potatoes, and for desert…the Jenny Sue. Oh, and the owner, Frank Vainisi, has a wide assortment of craft beer on tap and let…

Why write Restaurant reviews?

I work, eat, and play here in the south.  And when I find a restaurant or menu item that I really like, I figured, give them a Shout Out, and do my part to help raise awareness to our local restaurants and keep them in business! That’s why I post in all the review pages and…