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Proffitt's Porch

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1587 Officers Lake Road, Columbus, MS 39701
+1 662-327-4485
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Rockwall, Texas
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place. Very pretty setting. I had the seafood gumbo which was good. It wasn't very busy when we were there, but the service was a little slow. However, that would not keep me from going there again.

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

After driving, what seemed like, a long way out of town and down a dusty road we found Proffitt's Porch. It came highly recommended and now I know why!! The welcome we received and the delicious food are indicators of why it is so popular. The setting, by the lake, with the beach is perfect for a relaxing evening in... More 

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Thank AnnG222
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times this year. I love taking people who come into town here because it's a unique place with a pretty view of the water and trees. Just beware when the sun starts going down that you don't sit outside, we were swarmed by mosquitos. The food isn't bad. The service is ok, slow when they're busy.

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Thank Jennifer J
Columbus, Mississippi
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

My family gave me a surprise birthday party at Proffitt's Porch. We ate inside since it was extremely hot the night of the party. The staff allowed them to put decorations up and were very accommodating. The food was excellent and prepared to everyone's individual request. Highly recommend Proffitt's Porch for a unique dining experience. Great family atmosphere.

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Thank Libby E
Columbus, Mississippi
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Excellent food! Can eat indoors or outside under covered roof with fans. Good view of the lake when eating outside. Lot of; hummingbirds. Food is delicious and reasonably priced. Casual dining experience.

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Thank Jamie P
Columbus, Mississippi
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Family owned and operated this is a little gem of a restaurant - might be a little hard to find, but always satisfies. Try the gumbo - can't resist it.Sandwiches always delicious, portion size just right. Sit outside on the large deck when the weather is right, enjoy the food and relax!

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Thank pdrenfield
Tupelo, Mississippi
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138 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to have lunch and enjoy the scenery. Sandwich was great, but also tried the red beans and rice. My guest had the gumbo and when I sampled it, it's among the best I've had. Period. Worth noting that we went during our lunch hour and had prompt service and was able to enjoy our meal, without being pushed... More 

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Poplar Grove, Illinois
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Awesome Place - the sandwiches was amazing and waitress was wonderful . I like the wood view and I would go back again .

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Thank auntiesephanie13
Columbus, Mississippi
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

out in the woods, out on the deck, good food. great for lunch because that is the only time that I have been there.

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Thank Gregg H
New Orleans, Louisiana
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My favorite local lunch spot in Columbus. A great place to take a large group or family. I love to eat outside on the porch and love the swampy views.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1587 Officers Lake Road, Columbus, MS 39701
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 662-327-4485
Description
662 328-6450 Bob Proffitt, owner

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?