Tourism

PONTOTOC RESTAURANTS

41 Steakhouse – Decades of business are a testament to their scrumptious steak and fish dishes. Dine in or carry out. Banquet facilities available.

Blacksmith BBQ–  A wide variety of grilled and fried foods for the whole family. Now serving breakfast.

Butcher Block Restaurant – A longtime Pontotoc fixture for those looking for a quick bite of great food, morning biscuits are a specialty. They also serve lunch.

Farmhouse & Co. Restaurant and Bakery – 19 West Marion Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 432-9891

Happy Day Cafe – Coffees, muffins, cakes, sandwiches on Hwy 6 Pontotoc.

Hometown Pizza– Pizza, wings, sandwiches, and pasta.

Lep’s Bar-B-Q – Delicious pork and chicken barbequed on the premises with side dishes to complement the meats. Dine in or carry out.

Lulu’s Delta Steak House – 107 North Main Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 586-5107

Main Street Grill – 103 North Main Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 489-0255

Mi Pueblo – Authentic Mexican cuisine available on the buffet or from the menu.

Montgomery’s – 149 W Oxford Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Montgomery’s on Main – 17 S Main Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Southern Brothers Restaurant – Family atmosphere, mouthwatering entrees, and homemade desserts. Dine in or carry out.

Spuds – Chicken, burgers and shakes are on order along with – of course – spuds! Open seven days a week.

Sydnei’s Grill – Food the way your mother cooked it on a daily lunch buffet, order off the menu for breakfast. Closed weekends, catering available. Now located at 371 MS-15.

Blacksmith BBQ–  A wide variety of grilled and fried foods for the whole family. Now serving Breakfast.

Butcher Block Restaurant – A longtime Pontotoc fixture for those looking for a quick bite of great food, morning biscuits are a specialty. They also serve lunch.

41 Steakhouse – Decades of business are a testament to their scrumptious steak and fish dishes. Dine in or carry out. Banquet facilities available.

Happy Day Cafe – Coffees, muffins, cakes, sandwiches on Hwy 6 Pontotoc.

Hometown Pizza– Pizza, wings, sandwiches, and pasta.

Lep’s Bar-B-Q – Delicious pork and chicken barbequed on the premises with side dishes to complement the meats. Dine in or carry out.

Mi Pueblo – Authentic Mexican cuisine available on the buffet or from the menu.

Montgomery’s – 149 W Oxford Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Montgomery’s on Main – 17 S Main Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Old Master– Wide variety of Chinese home cooking, dine in or carry out. Open from 11am-9pm on Monday- Saturday, Sunday 11am-3pm.

Spuds – Chicken, burgers and shakes are on order along with – of course – spuds! Open seven days a week.

Sydnei’s Grill – Food the way your mother cooked it on a daily lunch buffet, order off the menu for breakfast. Closed weekends, catering available. Now located at 371 MS-15.

Southern Brothers Restaurant – Family atmosphere, mouthwatering entrees, and homemade desserts. Dine in or carry out.

Randolph Fish & Steak – Hwy 9 Randolph, MS. 662-488-0111.

ALGOMA RESTAURANTS

Seafood Junction – Great seafood buffet or order off the menu. Catering and banquet facilities also available.

Algoma Country Store – Fish, steak, and more – including chicken livers – cook up fresh and hot, dine in or carry out.

ECRU RESTAURANTS

Aunt Kimmie’s Front Porch Restaurant – 5930 Highway 15 North, Ecru. (662) 200-2878

Costa Mexican Restaurant – Offering its Southern customers a taste from even farther south – south of the border. Dine in, carry out, lunch buffet. 6721 Hwy 15 North, Ecru. (662) 489-2470

Highway 15 Grill – 6670 Hwy 15 North, Ecru.  (662) 200-2500

Main Street Trolley – Quaint eatery inside an old trolley car, burgers at their best with all the trimmings. Carry out or sit at a couple of outside tables. 222 Main Street, Ecru. (662) 488-8070

Nate’s Steakhouse388 Main Street, Ecru. Open Tuesday thru Thursday 11:00 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm and Fridays and Saturdays 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm. (662) 488-0066

SHERMAN RESTAURANTS

Big R’s Drive In – Barbeque, hamburgers and more.

Cravin’ Catfish – Pay when you walk in, then eat all you want.

THAXTON RESTAURANTS

Outlaw’s Steakhouse11347 MS-6, Thaxton. Open Thursday – Saturday 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm (662) 489-8073

American Inn Pontotoc

217 Highway 15 North
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Call (662) 489-5200

Click Here for Availability and Prices

Free High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
AAA Approved with a 2 Diamond Rating
Seasonal outdoor Swimming Pool
Non-Smoking and Smoking Rooms
Facilities for the Physically Challenged
Guest Laundry
Free Local Calls
Pets are Allowed (fee applies)
Hotel is Located Only 15 Miles from Tupelo Furniture Market
Free Daybreak Breakfast

Bodock Bed & Breakfast

Jane Toby Winston
228 South Liberty St
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Call 662-488-9908
or 662-419-1975

3 Bedroom / 3 Bath
Private Patio
Convenient to Tanglefoot Trail
Great for Special Events
College Ballgames at Ole Miss
Outdoor Fireplace and Gardens

Happy Trails Cottage B&B

128 N. Montgomery Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Phone Numbers:
662-419-3156
662-419-3157
662-489-8784

Email: laneysims@bellsouth.net

Private 1 Bedroom
Living Room
Sofa Sleeper
Sleeps up to 4 Guests
Right on the Tanglefoot Trail

SHOPPING ON MAIN STREET PONTOTOC

ANTIQUES

Downtown Antiques
Antiques on Main
Antiques off the Square
Antique Station

GIFTS & CLOTHING

Anna Jade Boutique
The Carousel
City Mercantile
Delta Daisy
Ella Ivy
The Gift Shop

Image Awards and Gifts
Merle Norman & Legacy
Needle Art & More
Pure Bliss
The Rack

The Red Door
True Blue

True Valuables
Ultra Violet
7 South

Town Square Post Office and Museum

Established in 1998 on Main Street, it is the only working historical post office in the nation. You can retrace the steps of the Chickasaws or learn of the hardships of the pioneers or remember the days of listening for the sound of a train whistle as the ribbons of steel brought distant travelers to this county.

Inside is a fully working post office, gift shop and rooms galore at the back and in the basement to give a bird’s-eye view of the life of yesteryear in Pontotoc County.

The museum is open from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, and by appointment during other hours. There is no admission charge.

RECREATION IN PONTOTOC COUNTY

Howard Stafford Park

The Howard Stafford Park, located inside the city limits of Pontotoc on Hwy. 9 South. An 80-acre lake, stocked with bass, bream, and catfish will keep you busy fishing after you’ve set up the camper at one of their many campsites. Pavilions and picnic tables for family party fun. And on July 4th the skies over the park light up with fireworks. For more information, call the Pontotoc Park and Recreation Commission at (662) 489-1882.

Pontotoc Country Club

The Pontotoc Country Club is located on Hwy. 6 East, about 10 miles east of town. One of the North Mississippi’s finest 18-hole golf courses with plenty of carts available to the public. The Country Club also has tennis courts and a swimming pool for it members. Tournaments are plentiful from April through September. Call (662) 489-1962 for more information.

Trace State Park

Trace State Park is located on Hwy. 6 East and has cabins to rent along with camper and RV hook-ups as well as primitive camping sites. Fill your day with fishing, boating, walking the hiking trails, horseback riding, biking and motoring the woods on your trail bike. Call the park office at (662) 489-2958 for more information.

Rails and Trails

Tanglefoot Trail: owned by the counties it travels through, the trail is 44.5 mile trail for bikes, joggers, walkers, and outdoor enthusiasts. It is a paved walk that follows the old railroad through Pontotoc, Union, & Chickasaw counties. Trailheads are located in Houston, Pontotoc, & New Albany with whistle stops in New Houlka, Algoma, Ecru, & Ingomar for restroom stops. Making Pontotoc, Union, & Chickasaw a healthier place to live and play. Open since August 2013. www.tanglefoottrail.com

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PONTOTOC RESTAURANTS

41 Steakhouse – Decades of business are a testament to their scrumptious steak and fish dishes. Dine in or carry out. Banquet facilities available.

Blacksmith BBQ–  A wide variety of grilled and fried foods for the whole family. Now serving Breakfast.

Butcher Block Restaurant – A longtime Pontotoc fixture for those looking for a quick bite of great food, morning biscuits are a specialty. They also serve lunch.

Farmhouse & Co. Restaurant and Bakery – 19 West Marion Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 432-9891

Happy Day Cafe – Coffees, muffins, cakes, sandwiches on Hwy 6 Pontotoc.

Hometown Pizza– Pizza, wings, sandwiches, and pasta.

Lep’s Bar-B-Q – Delicious pork and chicken barbequed on the premises with side dishes to complement the meats. Dine in or carry out.

Lulu’s Delta Steak House – 107 North Main Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 586-5107

Main Street Grill – 103 North Main Street, Pontotoc.  (662) 489-0255

Mi Pueblo – Authentic Mexican cuisine available on the buffet or from the menu.

Montgomery’s – 149 W Oxford Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Montgomery’s on Main – 17 S Main Street, Pontotoc. Open Thursday thru Saturday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Sundays 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. (662) 489-6184.

Southern Brothers Restaurant – Family atmosphere, mouthwatering entrees, and homemade desserts. Dine in or carry out.

Spuds – Chicken, burgers and shakes are on order along with – of course – spuds! Open seven days a week.

Sydnei’s Grill – Food the way your mother cooked it on a daily lunch buffet, order off the menu for breakfast. Closed weekends, catering available. Now located at 371 MS-15.

ALGOMA RESTAURANTS

Seafood Junction – Great seafood buffet or order off the menu. Catering and banquet facilities also available.

Algoma Country Store – Fish, steak, and more – including chicken livers – cook up fresh and hot, dine in or carry out.

ECRU RESTAURANTS

Aunt Kimmie’s Front Porch Restaurant – 5930 Highway 15 North, Ecru. (662) 200-2878

Costa Mexican Restaurant – Offering its Southern customers a taste from even farther south – south of the border. Dine in, carry out, lunch buffet. 6721 Hwy 15 North, Ecru. (662) 489-2470

Highway 15 Grill – 6670 Hwy 15 North, Ecru. (662) 200-2500

Main Street Trolley – Quaint eatery inside an old trolley car, burgers at their best with all the trimmings. Carry out or sit at a couple of outside tables. 222 Main Street, Ecru. (662) 488-8070

Nate’s Steakhouse388 Main Street, Ecru. Open Tuesday thru Thursday 11:00 am – 2:00 pm; 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm and Fridays and Saturdays 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm. (662) 488-0066

SHERMAN RESTAURANTS

Big R’s Drive In – Barbeque, hamburgers and more.

Cravin’ Catfish – Pay when you walk in, then eat all you want.

THAXTON RESTAURANTS

Outlaw’s Steakhouse11347 MS-6, Thaxton. Open Thursday – Saturday 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm (662) 489-8073

American Inn Pontotoc

217 Highway 15 North
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Call (662) 489-5200

Click Here for Availability and Prices

Free High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
AAA Approved with a 2 Diamond Rating
Seasonal outdoor Swimming Pool
Non-Smoking and Smoking Rooms
Facilities for the Physically Challenged
Guest Laundry
Free Local Calls
Pets are Allowed (fee applies)
Hotel is Located Only 15 Miles from Tupelo Furniture Market
Free Daybreak Breakfast

Bodock
Bed & Breakfast

Jane Toby Winston
228 South Liberty St
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Call 662-488-9908
or 662-419-1975

3 Bedroom / 3 Bath
Private Patio
Convenient to Tanglefoot Trail
Great for Special Events
College Ballgames at Ole Miss
Outdoor Fireplace and Gardens

Happy Trails Cottage
Bed & Breakfast

128 N. Montgomery Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Phone Numbers:
662-419-3156
662-419-3157
662-489-8784

Email: laneysims@bellsouth.net

Private 1 Bedroom
Living Room
Sofa Sleeper
Sleeps up to 4 Guests
Right on the Tanglefoot Trail

SHOPPING ON MAIN STREET PONTOTOC

ANTIQUES

Downtown Antiques
Antiques on Main
Antiques off the Square
Antique Station

GIFTS and
CLOTHING

Anna Jade Boutique
The Carousel
City Mercantile
Delta Daisy
Ella Ivy
The Gift Shop
Image Awards and Gifts
Merle Norman & Legacy
Needle Art & More
Pure Bliss
The Rack
The Red Door
True Blue
True Valuables
Ultra Violet
7 South

Town Square Post Office and Museum

Established in 1998 on Main Street, it is the only working historical post office in the nation. You can retrace the steps of the Chickasaws or learn of the hardships of the pioneers or remember the days of listening for the sound of a train whistle as the ribbons of steel brought distant travelers to this county.

Inside is a fully working post office, gift shop and rooms galore at the back and in the basement to give a bird’s-eye view of the life of yesteryear in Pontotoc County.

The museum is open from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, and by appointment during other hours. There is no admission charge.

RECREATION IN PONTOTOC COUNTY

Howard Stafford Park

The Howard Stafford Park, located inside the city limits of Pontotoc on Hwy. 9 South. An 80-acre lake, stocked with bass, bream, and catfish will keep you busy fishing after you’ve set up the camper at one of their many campsites. Pavilions and picnic tables for family party fun. And on July 4th the skies over the park light up with fireworks. For more information, call the Pontotoc Park and Recreation Commission at
(662) 489-1882.

Pontotoc Country Club

The Pontotoc Country Club is located on Hwy. 6 East, about 10 miles east of town. One of the North Mississippi’s finest 18-hole golf courses with plenty of carts available to the public. The Country Club also has tennis courts and a swimming pool for it members. Tournaments are plentiful from April through September. Call (662) 489-1962 for more information.

Trace State Park

Trace State Park is located on Hwy. 6 East and has cabins to rent along with camper and RV hook-ups as well as primitive camping sites. Fill your day with fishing, boating, walking the hiking trails, horseback riding, biking and motoring the woods on your trail bike. Call the park office at (662) 489-2958 for more information.

Rails and Trails

Tanglefoot Trail: owned by the counties it travels through, the trail is 44.5 mile trail for bikes, joggers, walkers, and outdoor enthusiasts. It is a paved walk that follows the old railroad through Pontotoc, Union, and Chickasaw counties. Trailheads are located in Houston, Pontotoc, and New Albany with whistle stops in New Houlka, Algoma, Ecru, and Ingomar for restroom stops. Making Pontotoc, Union, and Chickasaw a healthier place to live and play. Open since August 2013. www.tanglefoottrail.com