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Let’s Throwdown: 2 Local Chefs to Compete

On Monday, September 12, the South’s top pastry chefs will battle it out for the title, “Sweetest Chef of the South” at The Lake House in Ridgeland. The winning chef of this people’s choice competition will advance to the World Food Championships where they’ll compete in the World Dessert Challenge in November. “It’s like a […]

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7 Local Spots (serving 100s of Ways) to Cool Down This Summer

If you’ve been in Mississippi all your life, this story needs no introduction. If you’re visiting Mississippi – maybe for the first time – in the heat of summer, you’ve already been introduced to our variety of warm weather: muggy and hot. But really, that’s okay, because it’s our weather that inspired a vast array […]

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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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Eat Jackson This Mother’s Day

Reminder: Mother’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, May 8, 2016. The countdown is on to Mother’s Day. We hope celebration plans have been on your mind. If not, don’t fret. We have your complete guide to making one of the most important women in your life feel like a queen. All you have to do […]

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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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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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Our Favorite Indulgences: Caffeine + Sugar

At Eat Jackson, we love all things local, but maybe nothing more than our coffee and sweets. To help you join in our fun, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites around the Capitol City. Broad Street Baking Company Broad Street is a Jackson staple that is one of the city’s favorite eateries. In […]

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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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