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Hamil's Barbeque

751 Highway 51, 480 Magnolia Street, Madison, MS 39110-8403
+1 601-856-4407
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  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ribs” (8 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
“green beans” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
751 Highway 51, 480 Magnolia Street, Madison, MS 39110-8403
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Mama Hamils has been a hometown favorite for years. This buffet styled restaurant offers a variety of foods; however, it is known for its barbecue and deserts while offering a myriad of vegetables and side choices. Courteous and friendly staff makes for an enjoyable dining...More

Thank kimrj2
Reviewed 7 July 2017

You must get the catfish if you go here! They are some of the best I've ever had, and I'm a "fried catfish snob," so you know they must be good! They are the perfect size, so you get just the right fish to breading...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Truly the BEST home cooking ever. So glad we snooped around till we found this out-of-the-way, wonderful place. Go if you can!

Thank Carma B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

You have never seen so many choices. The best Southern cooking in the state with a large salad bar with everything you can think of. Fresh vegetables with four or five meat dishes.

Thank charles t
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Always good food and friendly service the ribs and catfish my favorite, chicken and dumplings yummy yummy

Thank dth9230
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

One of best places to go for soul food. The atmosphere is representative of the Deep South. The meats are always fresh. The vegetables are fresh. They have an abundance of desserts to choose from. Most important for those who are budgeting, the prices are...More

Thank Rodericklrichardson
Reviewed 6 April 2016

If I lived nearby I would weigh 400 lbs. I wattled out over stuffed. Ribs, fried chicken, All the home cooking style food for $10 lunch. $14 supper.

Thank Al S
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Oh my goodness...if you are traveling through Mississippi and just so happen to pass through Madison...you HAVE to stop at Hamils!! We have ate here several several times and have NEVER been disappointed. It is one of Mississippi's hidden treasures! The buffet line is to...More

Thank sweet57
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

BBQ leaves a lot to be desired. But the sides are out of this world. Skip the meats and get the griddle cakes, beans, green beans and deserts. Well worth the price of admission.

Thank Hans H
Reviewed 28 June 2015

My first visit here and found that buffet was a little confusing....Not bad, just me!! At any rate the food was great (mostly good old home cooking.) I will definitely return at a less busy time. It is really enjoyed by a lot of locals...More

Thank seagurl59
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 751 Highway 51, 480 Magnolia Street, Madison, MS 39110-8403
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 601-856-4407
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