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Mississippi Sweets

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9859 Lake Worth Rd Ste 29, Lake Worth, FL 33467-2369
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Palm Beach, Florida
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mississippi Sweets is a legit BBQ spot! They make all of their BBQ and everything is delicious from the chicken to the pulled pork. We have been coming to Mississippi Sweets for years and it has never disappointed. Just make sure you bring a big appetite. We have also used them to cater parties that we have had and the... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

As a true Southern Gentleman and a former competition BBQ chef I know good BBQ. This ain't it. I had a beef sandwich with cornbread and green beans. The beef is shredded, probably because it's over cooked, overly salty and overly spiced. I couldn't taste the meat only the spices. Yuk. In the plus side the bun was delightful and... More 

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I usually go to Mississippi Sweets at least twice when visiting his dad in Florida. It's excellent for lunch or dinner. The wings, ribs, salads, and sandwiches are all wonderful, as are the iced teas, both sweet and unsweetened. The place is small enough for one server and you can see the grill from any table. Highly... More 

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Thank Linda M
Palm Beach, Florida
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268 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

The value here is terrific. We have tried their barbecued chicken, Rack of ribs, pulled pork, and Brunswick stew. All were very tasty and delicious. The Brunswick stew was outstanding. Their sweet potato crinkle fries are the best. The waitresses are efficient and personable and the prices are very reasonable for the quality of food and the portions that you... More 

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Thank hammerinhan
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is a family favorite. They have the best chicken wings, ribs and pulled pork. Don't forget the sweet potatoes chips. The menu is small so they have perfected the recipes.

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Thank Beverly V
West Palm Beach, Florida
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

I had no idea what the title referred to on my first visit but have learned it's sweet potato French fries. The are lattice style and pretty good.

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Thank Cookie Z
Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We've eaten here a number of times and the food can be very good. But the last couple of times we've been compelled to send food back. It came cold or undercooked. The famous ribs were not up to their standards. Please take a moment to visit your plan. We like you but it has to be done properly.

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Thank travelinman47
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172 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Yes the ribs are really good. The Brunswick stew outstanding! The basket of ribs and wings are a good item to order. The sides are fried regular potatoes or fried sweet potatoes, cornbread, baked beans, coleslaw or applesauce. They also have choctaw catfish, what ever that is, as well as many other items. Ill have to try some of the... More 

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Thank Casertast
Montreal, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

We ate at this restaurant a couple of times. In the evening the wait time can be up to 45 minutes, but it is worth it We had the ribs and wings plate with half regular fries and half sweet potatoe fries. The ribs fall off the bone and are superb. The wings are excellent as well. You do not... More 

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Thank Stuart E
Lake Worth, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We love this place for BBQ! My fave is their BBQ sandwich. Its like pulled pork but with pulled chicken. Their coleslaw is great & we love their bbq sauces. Waffle fries & bbq beans are great too! I also love their black & bleu burger. All the locals come here bc we know it's great! Also try the chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9859 Lake Worth Rd Ste 29, Lake Worth, FL 33467-2369
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Worth

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