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Dinner Bell

229 5th Ave, McComb, MS 39648-4127
+1 601-684-4883
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried eggplant” (29 reviews)
“peas” (5 reviews)
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229 5th Ave, McComb, MS 39648-4127
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Born and raised in the Deep South. Worked in the industry and have traveled the world. But this is the best southern food I’ve eaten in a restaurant- maybe ever. What mowed me over was the black eyed peas - the stewed squash, fried chicken...More

Thank Bill And Donna ... S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had lunch here today with a group from Lafayette, Louisiana. We drove to McComb specifically to eat at The Dinner Bell. Food was delicious and service was excellent. Traditional Southern style comfort food included beverage and dessert. As a tour planner, I am always...More

Thank GLatiolaiis
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Have been several times and always enjoy. Love the variety of southern vegetables like the squash, field peas, fried okra, dumplings.

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting concept. Family style eating and food. All was very good and the majority of the food was a good temperature. I loved the squash casserole. Dumplings we're good as well as the eggplant, the cornmeal coating nice and crunchy. We did not feel rushed...More

Thank U3513MNlaurap
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This is a one of a kind place the food is exceptional the everything about the experience is wonderful.

Thank S622PVterryb
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We got there around one and we didn't get seated till over half hour later. There was a beautiful nice breeze. Not the typical hot summer day in Mccomb. The wait was worth it. This place is amazing. I love the idea of all the...More

Thank zina45
Dinnerbell59, Owner at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

So glad you enjoyed it! Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This place does have some really good food, such as their fried chicken fried eggplant and coconut pie. However, many of the vegetables are straight from the can. The roast is pretty good but a lot of the stuff that we cook at home actually...More

Thank Erik W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews, I can see that the poorer reviews come from people who are bothered by how this restaurant works, so maybe a description would help. This is an old fashioned southern family style restaurant -- if you are ok with buffet style...More

Thank ChiTrippers
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I was at The Dinner Bell on Thursday, March 23, it was a Wonderful experience--the food was Fantastic!!! I ate entirely too much but was sooooooooo Good. The Fried Eggplant is Devine!

1  Thank otthowell
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I swear... This is the first and last time I will experience this environment. I went out with coworkers for a going away party. We sat at the table nearest the door with a couple of strangers that were ok people. I could not get...More

Thank Luretha B
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gail p
19 August 2017|
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Response from U3513MNlaurap | Reviewed this property |
Al L
21 October 2015|
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Response from Dinnerbell59 | Property representative |
Saturdays menu is: Fried Chicken, BBQ Ribs, Smoked Sausage, Limas, Cabbage, Squash, Red Beans & Rice, Corn on the Cob, Chicken & Dumplings, Rice & Gravy, Green Beans, Potato Salad, Cole Slaw, and Fried Eggplant. $15 per... More
14 May 2015|
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Response from jenn19212015 | Reviewed this property |
On website, along with menu, etc. w w w thedinnerbell. net
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 5th Ave, McComb, MS 39648-4127
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  McComb
  • Phone Number: +1 601-684-4883
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