Farm-to-table goodness is found in many restaurants in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. At local eateries, you can choose from prime rib, fried chicken and chili con queso along with delicious vegetables. This city's location near the Gulf of Mexico allows restaurants to serve fresh seafood in dishes like shrimp po boys, crabcakes and fresh catfish. There is a vast array of ethnic food in this community as well, including Thai, Asian, Cuban, Italian and many others. Memphis-style gas station barbecue is a favorite thing to eat at lunch, but you can also find many casual restaurants serving delicious barbecue options. Other options available for lunch and dinner include gyros, hamburgers and pressed pastrami sandwiches. This city is a great place to get classic Southern desserts including lemon icebox, chocolate chess pie and banana caramel pie.