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Bowies Tavern

100 Main St, Natchez, MS 39120-3458
+1 601-445-6627
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Cajun & Creole, Grill, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
100 Main St, Natchez, MS 39120-3458
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The spinach and artichoke dip was to die for and view of the river was an added bonus. The beer was nice and cold also !!!!

Thank gmalois
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a motor coach tour from the Chicago area to the Vicksburg and Natchez areas. Bowies Tavern was the chosen lunch venue. The food and service was very good. The facility easily accommodate our motor coach plus another group and the walk ins.

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent and reasonably priced. If you go in and do not have a meal, you have to pay a $5 cover charge when they have live music playing. However the noise was auful at times. We had gone in in the afternoon...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After driving around Natchez for some time on a Sunday hunting for somewhere to have lunch came across Bowies Tavern overlooking the Mississippi River. Lovely friendly staff and food was good, especially as they were very accomodating allowing my wife and I to share a...More

1  Thank James H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Customer Service was terible! We went because was a sign that said Thurs Special: chicken and dumplings. Both my husband and I agreed that sounded so good. We sat down ready to order. The waitress informed us the special was only on from 12 to...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

A good night for live music, friendly, I'd recommend sitting at the bar for the best service. Food looked good and it's served until late. Drinks are reasonable

Thank Mrdarcypride
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My friend and her family bought and renovated this location. It is the oldest building on the Natchez Trace. The building has a great interesting history. Reginia's food is superb. You won't be disappointed.

Thank LouisianaDeltagirl
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Bowie's with a large family group because we had heard that it was a local favorite. It is in an interesting old building and there is plenty of dining space, but no decent accommodations for larger parties. There was excellent live music that...More

Thank Dallastraveler49
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Visited this establishment on a Saturday night. Placed was packed when we got there. It is not overly large, so don't expect to walk in with 10 people and find a place to sit. Food was good. Service was a little slow, but not unexpected...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 22 July 2017

In the historic district of Natchez and the near Antebellum Bar back has a very unique history. Great food, service and better than normal Bar food. it appeared that they have Live Music frequently. Close to the nice "River Walk"

Thank JohnOmaha_Nebraska
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Questions & Answers
Yvette E
16 July 2016|
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Response from Shelley R | Property representative |
Our cover charge is $5.00 on every Friday and Saturday night, if it is more it will be listed on our Calendar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cajun & Creole, Grill, American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main St, Natchez, MS 39120-3458
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Natchez
  • Phone Number: +1 601-445-6627
  • E-mail
Bowie's Tavern is located in the heart of the Historic District in Downtown Natchez. Overlooking the Mississippi River, Bowie's was originally a cotton warehouse. In addition to the bar and restaurant, Bowie's Tavern has guest rooms and a banquet facility perfect for rehearsal dinners and private meetings.
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