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Newk's Express Cafe

1309 University Ave, Oxford, MS 38655-4029
+1 662-513-5303
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (10 reviews)
“soups” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Soups, Pizza, Delicatessen
1309 University Ave, Oxford, MS 38655-4029
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Reviews (54)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great salads, sandwiches, and pizzas. The cakes and whoopie pies are good, too. The only thing I've had here that was not good is the brownie, and they were truly awful! We usually pick up and take our food home rather than eating in the...More

Thank mkitchens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like Newk's - we go weekly when there is one near us. This is not our "going out for dinner or lunch-it is a special time" place. It is our go to place for reliably fresh food that is prepared on site. Servers are...More

Thank Travelartgolf
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
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
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...More

Thank bubbastone
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...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 14 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...More

Thank Ellen W
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...More

Thank Walt A
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...More

Thank KSFZ_Family
Reviewed 3 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...More

Thank stephengrogers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
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
Child-friendly, Kids
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
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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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