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What is the best place in Philly for authentic southern style soul food?

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  1. I don't know the best place but in Mt Airy there's a place called Geechee Girl Cafe that has Southern Food that we like.

    http://www.geecheegirlricecafe.com/

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    1. re: Den

      Another great place for authentic southern style soul food is Le Breaux (spelling?) at the Overbrook train station parking lot, off City Ave. Slow, small place, need a rez, but very good last time I was there.

    2. all the places on West Girard Ave, particularly Butters. And isn't there a place called Miss ?'s I can't remember the lady's name, Miss Diane's or Miss Tina's?

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      1. re: hollyd

        I've heard of Ms Tootsies on South St. Never been there before, but I heard it was good.

      2. GiGi and Big R, 5943 Haverford Ave, also they run trucks at 38th and Spruce and 30th St near the Post Office