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Ground Zero Blues Club

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Blues Alley, 0, Clarksdale, MS
+1 662-621-9009
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not what a Juke Joint would be. It felt like a commercial sports bar minus the large screen TVs and in their place a band, which to be honest wasn't the best and didn't help the atmosphere . Only stayed for the one drink. Not overly welcoming, for such a friendly part of the USA.

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Thank Ade-the-great
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Ground Zero BLUES Club for dinner and to hear live BLUES music, after all, it's in the name. Had catfish which was pretty good, but, the favorite parts of the meal were the black eyed peas and fried green tomatoes. The band, The Lizzard Kings weren't without talent, (and were VERY proud that theirs is all original music),... More 

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Thank Laura C
Anchorage, Alaska
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a night in Clarksdale so I had to go to Ground Zero. Food was very good and service was great. Lots of character in this place.

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Thank Roger R
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times and it has yet to disappoint. The food, of course, is typical bar food. Burgers are fantastic. Fried green tomatoes are a must!!! Beer is cold and service is friendly and efficient. And then there's the music... different musicians every night - pros and amateurs. We come back every time we are in town...

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Thank birdieNwolf
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great Food (One of the best burgers I've had), Cold Beer and Awesome Blues! Rang in the New Year with amazing people and fantastic tunes.

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Thank Gene M
Anywhere and Everywhere
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Fact: If you're in Clarksdale and you 're hungry or want a drink you come here. The fried chicken and the catfish are the highlights for us and we also enjoy the sandwiches. But, it's really the music and the atmosphere that make this place a must visit while in Clarksdale.

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Thank DAGK
Clarksdale, Mississippi
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The plate lunch specials are delicious, home-style, real Southern food -- worth a visit for lunch during the week for salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, and turnip greens! Yummmmm!! Ground Zero Blues Club has great music every week and all year long. There's an open-mic on Thursday nights, always entertaining. This is one of the "must visit" places for a... More 

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Thank Carla M
Lebanon, Tennessee
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Went with a large group of friends- everything was set up and ready to rock for NYE! Service was excellent drinks and food great- music was a home run and Counting down the New Year with Morgan Freeman!! Epic!! Love love this place!!

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Thank Kitty B
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great spot to have lunch when walking about in downtown Clarksdale. Friendly staff and lots of great blues memorabilia. The Clarksdale Burger and fries was almost too much to eat! You can sign your name anywhere while you wait for your order. This was my 2nd time to visit this cool place. On another visit, I had the pleasure of... More 

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Thank Monalisassmile
Lawrenceville, United States
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great atmosphere, good food and just a good experience. We stopped for lunch and completely enjoyed everything.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blues Alley, 0, Clarksdale, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-621-9009

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