Over the years Abner's has been recognized for many awards and accolades.

Best Chicken
2008, 2007, 2006, 2004 (The Oxford Eagle)
1996,1995, 1994, 1993 (Oxford Town)
Best Take Out Food
2008, 2007, 2006, 2004 (The Oxford Eagle)

Best Grilled Chicken
2008, 2007, 2005, 2003 (Starkville Daily News)

Best Chicken in Desoto County
(Greater Memphis Area)
2007, 2006 (Desoto Times)

Awarded the Best Sweet Tea by Y'all Magazine 2007
Abner's was recognized by The Mississippi Business Journal as the 12th fastest growing company, Mississippi's "Fast 40", in 2000.
Abner White, founder/president, was recognized as Regions Bank's Southeastern Conference business owner of the week during 2001 SEC football telecasts.