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Leatha's Bar-B-Que Inn

6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
+1 601-271-6003
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork ribs” (51 reviews)
“baked beans” (46 reviews)
“cole slaw” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
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81 - 90 of 371 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Really, really impressive steak that I had from here last year. I really talked this place up and can't wait to go back again! Or server was very impressive too. A group of eight...she didn't write anything down and there was not one single mistake....More

1  Thank NikD34
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

As someone who smokes BBQ I wish it was bit more authentic in the fact that they actually smoked the meat old school but other than that real good ,bbq sauce the best I've had. Meat is always tender(mostly due to steaming it) but the...More

Thank Sora K
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Quaint casual place with fantastic BBQ. Sections include pork and beef ribs, pulled pork, and chicken plus rib eye steak. We had ribs and chicken. You can order one to four Bbq meats and two sides. She has a secret sauce cold slaw that is...More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

While I'm personally not a rib lover, it doesn't take long in Leatha's to figure out its a historic and important place in the community. The sides were good and the chicken was good, not overwhelming but yet again, might have just been the limited...More

Thank JCapp69
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

The ribs and chicken were the BEST we have ever had anywhere in the country! The secret recipe slaw was fantastic and the baked beans were super! The only negative was the lackadaisical attitude the server had-- hope this get this squared away as it...More

1  Thank Kwajkid007
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

So the food was good, but not award winning. They were out of most sides, well at my table. Other people sat down and got sides my dream of a waitress said they were out if. Anyway, I'm not sure if this restaurant is an...More

Thank Kbar101
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This charming place lived up to its reputation. More than enough sized servings. Worth a stop on our trip.

Thank seenitb4365
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This is the best barbecue place I've found in the area. Food, service, prices all outstanding. I have seldom found better anywhere!

Thank David P
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

The ribs and chicken was delicious without the sauce. The smoke flavor was the right amount and the meat was so tender it was falling off the bones. We order four different sides: baked beans, cole slaw, potatoes and potatoe salad. They all was good,...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I was originally annoyed with the expected long wait, however another family invited my family to join them at there table and the food was delicious and let's be honest if the only bad thing you can say about a restaurant is there is a...More

Thank C0mmDude
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Questions & Answers
1 February 2017|
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Response from RickyFlynt | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure not. It's illegal to sell a game animal at a restaurant. But you can bet it would be good.
Anita P
24 June 2015|
Response from Anita P |
Prices for catering for 14 people
Anita P
24 June 2015|
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Response from Sinclair55 | Reviewed this property |
$ yep $20-$25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6374 U S Highway 98, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-7514
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 601-271-6003
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