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616 N State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6518
+1 662-624-9947
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (58 reviews)
“beans” (22 reviews)
“pulled pork” (27 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
616 N State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6518
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the best pulled pork sandwiches I've ever had. Abe's is a Clarksdale tradition since 1924. His family still operates the place, and their warmth adds to the pleasant experience.

Thank FrankLennon
Reviewed yesterday

I really like the ambience at Abe's, and everyone is very nice there. However, the barbecue is good but not great. The pork barbecue is very good; the beef barbecue was a little dry.

Thank Easytravels53449
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good ribs and the coleslaw was delicious! The service was very nice and the restaurant was clean!

Thank Leonia J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been a resident of Clarksdale for many years and finally decided to try Abe’s. We opted for the signature bbq sandwich and was kind of satisfied. The sandwich was very large. The only thing I didn’t like was the vinegary taste. I love...More

Thank shameeka56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Abe’s was recommended to us by our hotel, and also seemed to be the only restaurant open on mondaynight after 9 pm. It’s a small diner, food was good. We took the Tamales and the BBQ plate, both tasteful. But why all the plastic plates...More

Thank Josien_Dennis
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Moist pork, great sauce and tasty coleslaw all on a thin bun. Delicious. Service was friendly and it was fun to read all the stuff on the walls.

Thank love2travel33388
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We’d heard that if you’re in the Delta, you have to try some tamales. Sounded odd to me, but “When in Rome...” These were the BEST tamales I’d ever had. The atmosphere was great, and the service was friendly. This will definitely be my “go...More

1  Thank Djpeterman
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

The food was great I had a pulled pork bbq sandwich and chili cheese fried and seeet tea. I wish I could of took all the sweet tea home with me it was delicious.

Thank TeashG
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Amazing food at this roadside eatery found at the Crossroads in Clarksdale. Best ribs I've ever had.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 24 April 2018

located on the crossroads of highway 61 and 49 enjoy the delicious Ribs at Abes at a no frills well established Diner

Thank Susan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 N State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6518
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-624-9947
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