Gulf Coast restaurants

Pizza in Ocean Springs

Leo's

This wood-fired pizzeria has an upmarket sensibility and – hello! – two dozen beers from the tap. Its trendy dining room spills onto the shady patio with ample bar space. As a bonus, it also makes its own pizzas, wr…
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Starfish Cafe

This adorable little eatery provides job training for local youth, engages in sustainable sourcing of its ingredients and serves up Southern fare (with a twist of cosmopolitanism), such as fish tacos, panko-crusted …
Pub Food in Ocean Springs

Government Street Grocery

This popular spot serves an array of burgers, fried shrimp baskets and po'boys, gyro and falafel. It gets a nice bar crowd at night, especially Thursdays through Saturdays, thanks to its live-music calendar.