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US$7 - US$16
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Cajun & Creole, American, Barbecue
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Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews pulled pork catfish coleslaw sandwich great bbq old house in town large menu great place to eat fun atmosphere sides corn msu
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Reviewed 10 September 2021

I love little places like this! They always have the best food! I was driving through on my way to my mom's from AR & looked up where to get fried green tomatoes along the way. I ordered those & the cheese fries & wasn't...disappointed! Now I really wanna try their burgers!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 23 July 2021 via mobile

This is some of the best BBQ I have ever eaten. The pork sandwich has tons of thick sliced meat that tastes wonderful. The slaw and sauce is good to put on it. I liked the mild sauce. They also have a hot sauce. The...beans were also delicious. My husband had the steak sandwich which he liked. We were both happy and full. It’s a funky little place that goes right along with eating BBQ. It’s not anything fancy but it just works. This was not my first time eating here and definitely won’t be my last. So good !More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 5 July 2021

I will be making a stop here EVERY time I visit Starkville! This was some of the best barbecue that I have ever had. It was magnificent! The service was great too! Very pleasant and helpful staff. Don’t hesitate...try it!

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 23 June 2021 via mobile

After a long day in the heat we were treated with friendly service at the counter while we ordered, a relaxed comfortable atmosphere to drink a cold beer while we waited a short time for our food, which was delivered to our table with a...smile. We each got a platter, which comes with grilled toast and 2 sides. The portions were huge and the BBQ and sides were very tasty - not as much smoke flavor as some places but very tender. We will certainly return the next time we're in Starkville!More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 30 April 2021 via mobile

Stopped here for a graduation celebration. I had the Dooey Club and it was amazing!! Will comeback again!

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 10 April 2021

Food was great and service was good. I would recommend stopping here for really good barbecued meats and great sides. Sweet potato fries were awesome too.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 3 March 2021 via mobile

When in town for business, always stop here as I have always had a good food experience. Barbecue is good, the potato salad is excellent, atmosphere is good.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

Obviously a popular place and with good reason. The food was basic and great, the price was really good. I stopped in to order take-out, thinking I would wait for 30-45 min. Not so, they had my order ready within 10-15 min. I would recommend...this place for anyone in town that enjoys bbq or variations of seafoodMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 6 September 2020

Because my birthday is tomorrow, my wife and I decided to get some takeout from Little Dooey. We looked at the online menu, decided what we wanted, and my wife called in our order. The total came to $18.01, which was for some pulled chicken...bbq and five sides (we actually only received four, which we didn't realize until we got home). There was a lot of chicken, but the sides struck me as skimpy at best. I feel like we would have gotten more to eat if we had eaten inside the restaurant. When my wife called to tell about the missing side, the manager had to be called to make a decision as to whether or not we could get the missing side. Like, how much can a side of corn salad cost?More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2020

I had the grilled cheese stuffed with pulled pork & jalapeno pimento cheese - really good. My daughter had the gooey fries - they were SOOO GOOD! Fun atmosphere - definitely a must visit!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Little Dooey

Yes, The Little Dooey offers takeout services.

The Little Dooey is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4