10 Iconic HBURG Restaurants

From comfort food classics to innovative health-conscious dishes, Hattiesburg serves delicious fare at its restaurants for you to enjoy and #EatHBURG! Here is our list of our top 10 most iconic restaurants.


1. Coney Island Cafe

A list of iconic restaurants would not be complete without this 100-year-old establishment. Coney Island Cafe still serves the same food that made it famous, with no plans to change.

2. Crescent City Grill

Owned by local chef and entrepreneur Robert St. John this cajun-inspired restaurant brings the flavors of New Orleans to Hattiesburg and serves them in style. 


3. Birdhouse Cafe

Hattiesburg’s own MasterChef, Katie Dixon, is creating Hattiesburg’s healthiest dishes in the most unique of places. Birdhouse Cafe, located inside B & S Appliance and Flooring, is a modern restaurant with a cozy yet trendy flair.

4. Movie Star Restaurant

If you want comfort food, look no further than Movie Star Restaurant. This buffet is a Hattiesburg staple, with more than enough food to go around!


5. Jutamas Thai Restaurant

If you are looking for an authentic Thai restaurant, there is no better place to go than Jutamas Thai Restaurant. Plus, Yelp calls Jutamas the restaurant with the best curry dishes in the state!


6. Mario’s Italian Restaurant

Priding itself on creating authentic Scillian dishes with top-notch service, Mario’s is a local favorite. Brothers Mario and Al bring their family traditions to each table, with made-from-scratch dishes to excellent customer service.

7. Depot Kitchen & Market

Whether it's gourmet coffee, delicious lunch, or scratch-made biscuits for breakfast, The Depot Kitchen & Market has you covered. 


8. T-Bones Records & Cafe

Is it a record store? Is it a cafe? Who cares! It’s delicious! T-Bones is a favorite for a grilled sandwich, latte, and a stroll down the music aisles. 

9. Keg & Barrel - Downtown

Want to eat like a local? This pub, located in a late 1800s home, features 60 beers on tap. So take a load off on their spacious back patio, complete with a giant screen, and enjoy a sunny day.

10. Southbound Bagel and Coffee Shop

Need a quick breakfast? Southbound Bagel and Coffee Shop has you covered. This downtown cafe serves a full breakfast and lunch menu with a retro feel we love.