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Pops Fun for the Whole Family (No, Really!)

Stopping by Deep South Pops was something I knew my kids would love. It’s what I didn’t expect that will keep us coming back. Deep South Pops features a variety of flavors that change regularly. The flavors are divided into dairy and non-dairy varieties. In the dairy section of their menu you can find treats […]

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Who Takes Pizza Crown in 2016 Eat Madness?

Another year of Eat Madness is in the book with the conclusion of our Pizza Edition. Eat Jackson readers have named The Carnivore from Pizza Shack as Jackson’s favorite pizza! Congratulations to all of the participants who were nominated, and a special round of applause is in order for our championship round competitors and the […]

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Food Truck Frenzy!

One of the newest trends in food is the rise of the gourmet food truck, and Jackson has seen a number of them pop up in the last few years. These road warriors are out bringing delicious food to wherever we are and allowing us the treat of a quick and delicious meal. On May […]

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Leading Fondren Corner into the New Century, Deliciously

Rooster’s in Fondren was an original tenant in the iconic Fondren Corner building on State Street. Now Rooster’s, along with its sister restaurant, Basil’s, is leading Fondren Corner into a new era with their Fondren Corner mobile app for your Apple or Android phone. You’ll know you’ve found the right app when you see the […]

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Of the Pizza, By the Pizza, and For the Pizza

The people in Jackson are passionate about their pizza, and the people have spoken. Eat Jackson has taken your 16 favorite pizzas and pitted them against each other in a good old-fashioned Eat Madness bracket challenge. Which pizza do you like best? Are you old-school and believe that it’s not really a pizza if it […]

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Eating Out on Easter: Eat Jackson’s Guide!

Easter weekend 2016 is upon us, and it’s also highly anticipated by many here in the Deep South as a celebration of spring food and warmer weather. For some, too, it’s a day to indulge for the first time since Fat Tuesday! Lucky for Jackson, lots of local establishments have special menus for Easter brunch […]

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Guest Post: Nostalgia, Party of Three.

As a young boy, I never had the chance to spend much time at lunch counters in the “city.” I grew up rural, henpecked with country chores and limited only by the amount of sunlight in a summer day. There were very few neighbors around me, and much of my substance in my early years […]

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