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The Front Porch Cafe

12437 Vidalia Rd, Pass Christian, MS 39571-8321
+1 228-255-4080
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Feb 2018
“A bit out of the way for most folks but well worth the drive.”
24 Jan 2018
“Well worth the drive”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
12437 Vidalia Rd, Pass Christian, MS 39571-8321
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Neat old house turned into a great local restaurat. Only open at night but wonderful food. Wide variety with something for everyone

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We had our doubts about just where the gps was taking us on a dark road seemingly to nowhere but when we arrived it was a brightly lit and welcoming place as were the staff. We had a table on the namesake porch near a...More

Thank Nellie858
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Just 2 miles from home and a great place to go for a quiet great dinner! Clean, super friendly, and great menu.

Thank DustyWilliams
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Loved a recent dinner here..... The menu is interesting and creative for a small town cafe, and the end results are delicious! The Crawfish Rolls appetizer was a perfect savory treat for a starter, as well as the handmade onion rings! Shrimp and grits were...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I had the shrimp and grits with blackened redfish and fried green tomatoes. Also tried the fried mushrooms. Everything was great and the service was excellent.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Quaint restaurant off the beaten path north of I-10 in Pass Christian.. Great food only open for dinner. My husband and I were both pleased with our meal. Served timely and hot.

Thank mpatrick46
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Our second time here. Stopped for a late dinner after a charity event. Our server was great! I don't remember her name but our receipt said Server #1. I'll go along with that. She reminded me of my cousins in north Mississippi, happy to see...More

Thank gtonic63
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We have always heard of the Porch and never stopped. From the pleasant welcome we felt at home. Start with the crawfish egg roll it's a unique flavor. We had crabmeat stuffed redfish, pasta angell both full of the best tastes the Gulf Coast has...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We heard about the place some time ago, then saw it one evening on a ride. Fried green tomatoes and seafood platter were great! Excellent sweet tea.

Thank reecerob
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We've had the shrimp poboy and a hamburger poboy. Casual setting, and friendly staff. A nice variety of foods at a reasonable price. A must see and eat restaurant.

Thank truckerbon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12437 Vidalia Rd, Pass Christian, MS 39571-8321
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Pass Christian
  • Phone Number: +1 228-255-4080
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