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The Little Dooey

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701 Highway 45 N, Columbus, MS 39701-3301
+1 662-327-0088
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Marble, North Carolina
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good bbq. Have had better but have certainly had worse. Very good service and good folks. I will return when I want bbq.

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Thank Clyde B
Tuscaloosa
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped by here yesterday on our way to Starkville for a baseball game, and were not disappointed. The service was quick and friendly. You place your order at the counter and then your meal is brought out to you. I ordered the large BBQ pork sandwich, which came stacked high with pulled pork and also opted to have cole slaw... More 

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Thank BamaGrandslammer
Tuscaloosa
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97 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good and service was great the portions were very small and I left not feeling I had eaten dinner.

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Thank Beatuscaloosa
Decatur, Alabama
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I went here with friends when we were in Columbus doing some volunteer work. I have eaten at Little Dooey's in Starkville many times and it is always delicious. This one was equally good! Catfish was so fresh and cooked just like I like it! The sides were great too!

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Thank Anita D
Columbus, Mississippi
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I ordered ribs, pulled pork, sides and corn for my husband's birthday dinner. Everything was ready on arrival and was delicious! Especially the ribs. I'm picky about BBQ after living near Memphis but this was good!

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Thank aubs84
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Can't wait to go back. Wife and I had the catfish would love to go back and try the BBQ next time. It looks packed during the week at lunch hour all the time so you know it's gotta be good!

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Thank Chris W
Columbus, Mississippi
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The fried green tomatoes, corn salad, roast chicken and fried catfish are all favorites. Friendly and attentive wait staff, always ready to refill your iced tea. Food and service always excellent. I guess I could be considered a "regular" since one waitress always remembers my name. The only down side- the dining area could use a thorough cleaning.

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Thank 1492GetouttheMap
Columbus, MS
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We have never had any food that wasn't good at Little Dooey's. The fried catfish and all sandwiches and sides are delicious.

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Thank Bullie9876
Des Moines, Iowa
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We ate here while passing through Mississippi. I'd never had Mississippi Barbecue with the vinegar sauce. It was delicious.

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Thank eadurbin
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The Little Dooey is one of my wife's favorite places to eat. Normally we go to the one on 182, but this one happened to be closer to us the other day. The BBQ is not the best BBQ in the world, however, the sauce is what makes it so great. The sides are excellent as well. The service and... More 

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Thank Joshua B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Highway 45 N, Columbus, MS 39701-3301
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 662-327-0088

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