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Try a Staycation This Summer

Summer brings lots of wonderful things: sunshine, beach trips, water skiing, and lots of extra time with the kids. Here at Eat Jackson, we want to help you fill in some of that time with enriching experiences and wonderful memories — all without having to leave town. With the help of our friends at Visit […]

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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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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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Have You Been to Bully’s?

Update on Bully’s Restaurant in Jackson, MS: Today the James Beard Foundation announced that Bully’s Restaurant: Great Soul Food in Jackson, Mississippi is the recipient of a crowd favorite among Beard Award watchers, the American Classics Awards. According to the James Beard Foundation’s web site, the honor of the American Classics award is “given to […]

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Don’t Get Left out in the Cold this Holiday Season

Jackson has no shortage of great restaurants that are perfect for meeting up with friends and family to exchange gifts, catch up, and enjoy a cocktail along with a great meal. Our hard-working chefs and staff are more than happy to help you make this season the best ever. But after all their hard work, […]

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Resolve to Try These 10 Menu Items Before 2016

This time of year has people thinking about New Year’s resolutions: lose weight, eat healthier, exercise more. Where is the fun in that?! Here at Eat Jackson, we have our own New Year’s resolutions—ten menu items you should resolve to try before year’s end! Compiling this list wasn’t easy because there are so many great restaurants […]

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Delicious Soups That Will Bowl You Over

Now that there is a chill in the air, we are in the mood for a big bowl of piping hot soup. Whether you are looking for something traditional or seeking to challenge your taste buds with a unique creation, we have the scoop on some of Jackson’s best bowls. The Gathering at Livingston Mercantile […]

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