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Newk's Express Cafe

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1309 University Ave, Oxford, MS 38655-4029
+1 662-513-5303
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My family loves this place! Salads are phenomenal- best ever!! Other favorites are pimento cheese, steak and cheese, pizzas, newks Q- can't go wrong here!

Thank Leigh B
Andalusia, Alabama
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The pimento cheese sandwich is yummy! Salads are good too. Service is quick. Very popular and crowded in Oxford!

Thank MelindaAU88
Water Valley, Mississippi
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Newk's has a great menu of sandwiches ,soups and salads. Food made fresh to order and great quality. Staff friendly and service fast. Lots of menu choices and side options. To go option also available. Outside table patio seating. Lots of drink options and chips and side order options.

Thank bubbastone
New York City, New York
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445 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Granted we had lunch here on Sunday on a home game weekend for Ole Miss - never a smart thing to do when you don't want crowds. Ordering your food is easy enough - though I missed the big menu on the wall - hard to miss but I was avoiding people moving and darting here and there. Luckily the... More 

Thank William B
Medford, Oregon
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Never been to Newk's until today. I had their Signature salad and it was huge and delicious! They have a table of other salad toppings if you wanted more than what was on your salad (or sandwich). Nice feature! Wanted to try their German chocolate cake, but was too full! Would definitely eat at a Newk's again!

Thank Ellen W
Oxford, Mississippi
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421 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have been to Newk's at the Galleria several times for lunch, but never at the University Avenue location - or for dinner. The University Avenue Newk's is a bit crowded, but the food is about the same - which is very good. We had a salad, smoked ham sandwich, a cheese pizza, and a kids' pepperoni pizza. Everything was... More 

Thank Walt A
Phoenix, Arizona
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with the excellent food at Newks. Ordered the kale chicken salad and tomato soup. Both came out looking great and tasting very good. Restaurant is a bit dark at nite but otherwise this place is a gem in an area where most things are fried, etc...

Thank KSFZ_Family
Oxford, Mississippi
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Newk's Eatery was started off as Newk's Express Cafe by the same family that brought McAlister's Deli to the world. Don Newcomb and his son Chris started the chain in 2004 and have two locations in the Oxford area. The original at this location on University Ave. just down the road from their previous restaurant venture. The second location was... More 

Thank stephengrogers
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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308 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Newk's impresses me that their food and services is always the same - excellent. The Mediterranean pizza is my wife's favorite and it is consistently delicious. The Royal sandwich and the Caesar salad is my personal favorite, but the black and blue salad (with roast beef and blue cheese) is also a winner. As Newk's started in Oxford, you would... More 

Thank OldEagle48
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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537 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

We have dined at Newk's in other cities. The facility here is pleasant and the food is good. We like the freshness of the ingredients. We also like to order and have the food delivered to the table. The table's then get bussed, which I really appreciate. Somehow, ending a meal by stacking my dishes with those of other diners... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Soups, Pizza, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1309 University Ave, Oxford, MS 38655-4029
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +1 662-513-5303
Newk's Eatery is leading the next generation with its culinary-driven menu prepared in our open-view kitchens, featuring made-from-scratch soups, fresh salads, artisan pizzas, hot toasted sandwiches and desserts. Founded in 2004, Newk's currently operates and franchises more than 100 units in 13 states and is gaining national attention for its accelerated growth and commitment to community. The newest Newk's restaurants feature a Generation 2 design, presenting a fresh, on-trend look for the brand while maintaining the company's signature warmth and open-view kitchen.

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