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2450 Highway 51 S, Hernando, MS 38632-1733
+1 662-429-7812
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10:30 - 20:00
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Denham Springs, LA
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hand painted sign outside says Juniors, and my hand written receipt did not have a name on it, but seems like the same place as cafe 51. It is an older house converted to a restaurant, that has a cafeteria style buffet located in the third room. The entire selection had: fried chicken, salmon patty, hamburger steak, chicken &... More 

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Thank Ben H
Hernando, Mississippi
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

several diners went as a club and found food was average not great but not an experience to look forward too

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Thank Butch N
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

Have always enjoyed getting some home style Southern cooking whenever in town. Selections may be limited, but the dishes they fix are super.

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Thank Rebel53
Olive Branch, Mississippi, United States
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

A good selection of home cookin'! We visited for lunch and had fried chicken and a choice of veggies. It was delicious and very reasonably priced for the portion sizes!

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Thank Scott H
Mississippi
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

Nice owner's and employer's, beautiful old house turned into a nice small buffet with delicious country home food and good sweet tea. They are opened for lunch only, but worth it.

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Memphis
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

This is a buffet style restaurant in an old house. The food is delicious. I've never had anything there that I did not like and their green beans are so good I will usually get two helpings of them. It is very "no frills" dining but who needs frills when the food is that good.

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Thank ldbMemphis
Oxford, Mississippi
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014 via mobile

Entrance is via back door of an old home. Their service is Cafeteria Style, It is a meat and 1,2 or 3 veggie type place. Their fried chicken is wonderful, fresh and served Hot! The turnip greens are just as my mama used to make. Cooked with love that's for sure. The entire meal was wonderful and I can't wait... More 

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Nashville
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114 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2013

I've had the opportunity to eat out on many occasions in my home town, but I've never heard my wife say so many times that this was the best food she has ever had!. I know Cafe 51 has been there a while, but we had never had the opportunity to go, I guess I know where we will be... More 

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1 Thank musedoc
Hernando, Mississippi
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256 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2012 via mobile

I stopped here the other day for the first time. It is in a nice little building right off the town square with a small sign so look close for it but once you find it you will love it. They offer cafeteria style offerings. They had several meats and vegetables to choose from. I chose the country fried steak,... More 

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Arkansas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2012

if I am correct this is the restaurant we ate at late and it severed really good breakfast. We usually stop gambling very late and it is nice to have some where we can enjoy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Highway 51 S, Hernando, MS 38632-1733
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hernando
  • Phone Number: +1 662-429-7812

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