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Leatha's Bar-B-Que Inn

6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
+1 601-271-6003
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork ribs” (48 reviews)
“baked beans” (43 reviews)
“cole slaw” (30 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The visit was my first time there. I'm not sure if I will be back. The food was cold and not tasty at all. Even the world famous potato salad was not good. So disappointed by the meal.

Thank sfcrartyl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My in-laws live in Hattiesburg and I insist on going to Leathers every time we visit. The restaurant is unassuming: mismatched plates, plywood floor, washcloths as napkins. But the BBQ is fall off the bone amazing. The menu is limited, but better to do a...More

Thank MrsTRBE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived at around 3 in afternoon. I ordered ½ and ½ lunch plate: Pork ribs and beef ribs. They were out of beef ribs. So I substituted for the sausage. The pork ribs were very tender and falling off bone. Delicious and tender. Great...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Leatha's BBQ Inn at the recommendation of a client. He had given the place high praise. I had beef ribs, fried potatoes, and baked beans. Service was leisurely, to put it nicely. All sorts of photos and commendation letters lined the walls....More

Thank Shadowsdaddy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews and decided to try it. Servers were in no hurry to take our order which was weird because we were their only customers at the time. Ordered the lunch portion 1/2 chicken, slaw and baked beans. Food came out quickly. One of...More

Thank Skyebarz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pork ribs and chicken with fried potatoes and baked beans. It was absolutely amazing. Everything fell off the bone it was so well cooked and the sauce that they give you was to die for. And they give you extra on the...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Unique BBQ where the sauce basted on the ribs and almost candies the bark. Very nice. Pork ribs by far the best followed by The chicken. The mustard Cole sale made fresh was addictive. The owner came and sat down at the table with us...More

Thank woolybooger
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here numerous times and have never regretted it! Their ribs, pulled pork, and brisket are some of the best I've ever had.

Thank LSUtiger71
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Had a rather poor experience here as my wife, daughter and I were travelling across the Deep South. We waited about 10 minutes for a server to come to us only for her to only say "just pork and ribs left". The food took a...More

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

You will never be disappointed with Letha's BBQ pork ribs ! Great service and the food is good. The potato salad is also very good .

Thank Sanford1968
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1 February 2017|
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Response from RickyFlynt | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure not. It's illegal to sell a game animal at a restaurant. But you can bet it would be good.
Anita P
24 June 2015|
Response from Anita P |
Prices for catering for 14 people
Anita P
24 June 2015|
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Response from Sinclair55 | Reviewed this property |
$ yep $20-$25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 601-271-6003
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