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721 N Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-3210
+1 662-236-6363
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (17 reviews)
“steak frites” (6 reviews)
“charcuterie” (3 reviews)
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721 N Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-3210
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My no mistake, we love John Currence. But last night missed the mark. Our appetizers were 10s but entrees just meh...And our waitress Alyssa was evidently wishing she was somewhere else. Next time we will probably choose a different JC establishment when we long for...More

Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This place is cozy, fun, upbeat and wait staff is very friendly! Drinks are perfectly made with a nice beer selection and great bar seating. Salads are excellent.....onion soup is amazing. The marinated Blue Crab claws are surly a treat! The Steak Frites is delicious...More

Thank 538keitht
Reviewed 2 January 2018

What a great place! We went here for dinner on a Friday night. The place had a great vibe. The server was very friendly. And the food was incredible! They also have a great wine menu. Highly recommended. Great for a date!

Thank grgNOLA
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Someone knows how to prepare food!!! Nice atmosphere, great service and excellent food! We had appetizers and a dessert, shared all. Topnotch flavor and combinations.

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

The oysters are wonderfully fresh and tasty. The food is a wonderful fusion of Southern and Asian. The seafood is particularly good.

Thank Progenitor
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Everyone we met during our 3 day stay in Oxford said, ‘You have to go to Snack Bar for dinner’. It’s a nicely decorated restaurant with a nice menu but it’s about a good mile outside of town past the town square away from Ole...More

Thank Brion C
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Very upbeat casual place in a laid back strip mall seven blocks north of the courthouse. Filled with smart locals and academics. Downtown New York ambiance. Great and some smallish drinks, fresh and fried oysters. Indian chef adds James Beard award like spices to regional...More

Thank wsdoyle
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is much classier than a place that you expect to find in a mall. quiet (no TV!!, yay!), dark wood decor, good, well-trained wait staff , creative menu, good wine list with reasonable prices. The only flaw was ... the food. Not all the...More

Thank StepMorris1
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We reserved a table for two for the Saturday evening of the Hogs v. Ole Miss game. The week before the game, another couple wanted to join us so I started calling the restaurant every day to try and get a larger table. Finally on...More

1  Thank 523sandrao
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Good happy hour and raw oyster selection. They are very fresh and pair well with their wine selection. Food after happy hour is pricey.

Thank Breckja
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 N Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-3210
    (Douglas Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +1 662-236-6363
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