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Mama Hamils

408 Magnolia St, Madison, MS 39110-8733
+1 601-856-4407
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (33 reviews)
“ribs” (23 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
408 Magnolia St, Madison, MS 39110-8733
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are a lot of places that advertise they have a buffet and serve southern food. But, experience has taught me that there are very few that offer a good variety of fresh foods that are all excellently prepared. This restaurant is one of the...More

Thank solara13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My granddaughter and her husband took a large group from Texas here over labor day weekend. The food was awesome! Everyone kept talking for a long time about good everything was. I don't know anyone can say anything negative about this place. Wish it was...More

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buffet is good and the prices are very affordable even for larger families the staff of waiters are very accommodating. Love the food

Thank ShaniDee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They need to add to their menu. They have the sane food choices and stop using instant potatoes mix. Meat choice is boring no bake meats only fried and grilled. If it's country cooking then add country food hamhock,neck bones, squash, unsweetened Mac and cheese,...More

Thank nashekia
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

If it's good vegetables and excellent fried chicken, ribs and meatloaf you want, this is your place. we've been going for years and have always been quite satisfied! Oh, and several desserts: ALWAYS banana pudding and bread pudding (& no shortcuts)!

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Food is good-not fancy. You must arrive early because it is a very popular place and gets very crowded, which says something about the food.

Thank winaward
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The food is fresh and delicious and at a great value for all you get. It is a busy place and sometimes is not easy for large groups to find a place to seat.

Thank Nydia R
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

First let me saw the food was ok. Everything thing that goes with it was not. First you walk 150 yards from the parking lot. The seating is at long narrow tables. The tables are so close together you are constantly be bumped into from...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I crave for the southern veggies at Mama's. Their fried liver is always moist and delicious. Lightly battered, exactly how I like it. Can't to wrong here if you want some real good southern food. The parking lot is always packed, but not to worry!...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 6 August 2017

For the cost of less than 11 a person we had a wonderful multi course lunch of home cooking from salads to mashed potatoes, green beans, sweet potatoes, cabbage, fried okra, meatloaf, fried chicken, chicken and dumplings and then deserts...it was wonderful and everyone who...More

Thank Arlene H
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2015|
Response from farlow | Reviewed this property |
Since this is strictly a buffet I'm not sure how that would work. Best you call the restaurant with that question.
10 November 2015|
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Response from RMeChic | Reviewed this property |
Called Mama Hamils on November 12, 2015 and they do not have a senior discount. Their phone number is 601-856-4407.
10 October 2015|
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Response from luziana64 | Reviewed this property |
$10 with tax for adult lunch. $14 for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Magnolia St, Madison, MS 39110-8733
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 601-856-4407
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