5 Best Places to Eat Hamburgers in Mississippi

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A good hamburger is juicy, perfectly cooked, and topped with a wide variety of delicious toppings. It seemed that way, at least. It turns out that the best hamburgers can be found in Mississippi. Give one or several of these 5 restaurants a try next time you want a mouthwatering hamburger. 

Abe's Grill

The oldest diner in the U.S. is Abe's, which opened in 1974. This restaurant along Route 72 serves old-fashioned hamburgers that are perfect for a day at the beach. Freshly ground beef is used in mouthwatering hamburgers. It costs less than $5 for a hamburger and fries! Don't miss the gift shop, where souvenirs and Abe's Famous Seasoning can be found. 

Located on Highway 72, Abe's Grill has been slinging beef hamburgers for over 42 years. Despite being big enough to fill even the hungriest belly, the hamburgers are still perfectly sized so that you can take one bite at a time. 

  • Location: 803 Highway 72 W, Corinth, MS 
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/AbesGrill/
  • Phone: 662-286-6124
  • Store Hours: Mon-Fri 5am–3pm

Beatty Street Grocery

A stop on the Mississippi Culinary Trail isn't complete without sampling the hamburgers and BLTs at this iconic eatery. You might have to wait a bit during lunchtime, but it will be worth it. The Beatty Street Grocery is where Jackson enjoys his favorite hamburgers. Despite not looking appealing from the outside, you'll keep coming back for more once you see inside. Most of the state's best spots are like that. Throughout their 75-year history, they have built up a loyal customer base. You can make home-style hamburgers there, but they are better.

  • Location: 101 Beatty St, Jackson, MS
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/BeattyStreetGrocery/
  • Phone: 601-355-0514
  • Store Hours: Mon-Fri 7am–4pm

Blue Rooster

The Blue Rooster is known as the best hamburger in Flora, especially when it comes to its Flamethrower hamburger, the restaurant's signature dish. In this special hamburger, a sirloin steak, jalapeno, sautéed onions, pepper jack cheese, and ranch are piled high on an 8-oz patty. What are your feelings regarding adventure? They offer custom-built hamburgers at Blue Rooster. It is fun and exciting dining at Blue Rooster! So what are you waiting for? Visit Blue Rooster now! 

  • Location: 344 1st St, Flora, MS
  • Website: https://roosterburger.com/
  • Phone: 601-879-3289
  • Store Hours: Mon, Thurs, Fri, 11am–2pm, 4–8:30pm / Sat 11am–2pm

Latham's Hamburger Inn 

It is a fundamental Mississippi institution to have Latham's Hamburger Inn in New Albany. Although they were called Stagg's back then, they have been with us since the 1930s. They have a recipe for their dough hamburgers that customers love and unique spices, meat, and dough. If you want to have the best hamburger of your life, it is a must that you visit Latham’s! Call for a table (or two!) for you and your friends now! Don’t forget to bring a hungry stomach, too!

  • Location: 106 W Main St, New Albany, MS
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/lathamshamburgerinn/
  • Phone: 662-539-7023
  • Store Hours: Tues-Sat 10am–4pm

Zip's Cafe 

There's more to Zip's Cafe than hamburgers. You know, hamburgers are insanely juicy and tasty, topped with gooey cheese, chili, and crispy onions. Our hamburgers are smashed on the grill and cooked to retain all the juices and flavor. The cherry on top is the friendly service. 

Zip's is a hidden gem in Magee, but don't miss it; you won't regret it. In 2015, Zip's was named winner of Mississippi's Best Hamburger Contest for its outstanding hamburgers, which customers have hailed for years. Zip Hamburgers are the restaurant's signature creations, and they're great with homemade onion rings. Can’t get enough? Visit Zip’s Cafe now!

  • Location: 405 Pinola Dr, Magee, MS
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/zipsmagee/
  • Phone: 601-849-3385
  • Store Hours: Mon-Sat 6am–8pm

What hamburger joints would you add to this list? Let us know in the comments below!

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