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Cock of The WALK Restaurant

141 Madison Landing Cir, Ridgeland, MS 39157-9243
+1 601-856-5500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“cornbread” (105 reviews)
“fried catfish” (31 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
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141 Madison Landing Cir, Ridgeland, MS 39157-9243
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very average but I appreciated the staff for doing their best to accommodate our big group and being very friendly. The food is basic and I definitely didn't feel like it is worth the special trip. The cornbread and hushpuppies tasted the best out of...More

Thank Tristan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best catfish I have her had in the South. The luncheon size with all the fixins was more than enough to make you not have room for some of their fantastic desserts. The crispy fried seasoned breading was perfect for the tender...More

Thank Phil Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and atmosphere. This maybe the best fried catfish I've ever had. I highly recommend the Cock of The Walk.

Thank James T
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Stopped here for fish and chicken, and luckily didn't want anything else because chicken and fish are the choices. Service was prompt. Waiter was personable. Food was good. Restaurant was clean. View was nice. An overall good experience.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The food was excellent and more than I could eat. The service was only surpassed by the atmosphere and view of the water. Our waitress was not only efficient but very friendly and talented.

Thank Roy D
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

4 minutes ago I have eaten at this restaurant several times but nothing compares to this visit. The food was great. Service was poor. The waitress had an attitude the entire time. She actually almost hit my mom in the face with a serving dish...More

Thank Sherquita B
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

The food here is amazing. Passed thru a few years ago and the memories brought me back with the fam today. Happy to say, my memories of this place, as good as they were, did not do it justice. Best fried pickles and catfish around!...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Customer suggested we eat here. Wow nice atmosphere very conducive for business. We both enjoyed our meal. Our waitress was just great, I’m sorry I don’t remember her name. We both commented on their tartar sauce, it was very good. Neither of usually eats tartar...More

1  Thank MichaelFussell
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I lived here years ago when this place first opened, and it immediately became my favorite restaurant. Came to visit for the first time in 15+ years, and it's still just as great!!!!

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The casual atmosphere and beautiful view of the Reservoir make an enjoyable evening for families visiting Cock of the Walk. The catfish and hush puppies are wonderful, along with the fried dill pickles! Many people like the greens, cornbread and coleslaw. The showmanship of the...More

1  Thank Connie S
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29 August 2017|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
Do not be afraid to go to this restaurant. I eat here regularly and I would say there are as many black people as there are white people...........if not more. Many of the wait staff members and the greeters are black. They... More
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7 December 2016|
Response from dmalone2016 | Reviewed this property |
I called and asked that question. Sadly with the catfish and chicken being fried there is not a gluten free option unless you want to fill up on the greens and slaw. Which would not be that bad, both are wonderful!
28 January 2016|
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Response from lydia l | Reviewed this property |
Yes I understand it is delightful. Go try it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Madison Landing Cir, Ridgeland, MS 39157-9243
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ridgeland
  • Phone Number: +1 601-856-5500
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