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Cooking Class Will Give Tribute to Mississippi Dairy Farmers

Eat Jackson can’t get enough of the cooking classes and special dinners presented regularly by Seafood R’evolution lately. At these events, it’s hard to decide whether the food or the education components are our favorite. That exceptional display of both education and flavor will surely rule the day on Saturday, August 6 when Chef John […]

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Baba-New: Back to their Tapas Roots

I love it when a restaurant makes a menu change. There is fresh buzz in the air. The staff stops ordering their Frankenstein versions of menu items, and, for a few short weeks, actually order normal menu items. Servers talk excitedly about their favorite changes with guests, and regulars complain at first, then come around […]

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Eat Jackson Eats Brunch

If there is one thing Jackson area diners love on the weekend, it’s brunch. Some of our local restaurants are serving up world class brunch items in what’s quickly becoming known as a brunch town. Who doesn’t love a lazy weekend brunch with a mimosa or Bloody Mary, locally roasted coffee or fresh squeezed juice? […]

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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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Four Jackson Chefs Will Compete at Thursday’s Mississippi Seafood Cook-Off on Mississippi Coast

Ten of the top chefs from across the state will compete Thursday night to be the king or queen of Mississippi Seafood – four of the Jackson metro’s top chefs are among the competitors, who were selected thru a juried application process. A worthy kick-off to your Memorial Day weekend, we recommend you travel down […]

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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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It’s Cinco de Mayo Season in Mississippi

May is the month for patio dining and margarita drinking with the unofficial start of the season coming with Cinco de Mayo, the fifth day of May. Who knows what we’re actually celebrating on this day other than an excuse to eat more tacos and drink more margaritas – all on a patio if the […]

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Babalu Goes Blue for Autism

The month of April is National Autism Awareness Month, and Babalu is helping to bring awareness to this at all four of their restaurants across the Southeast. If you’ve noticed the blue lights around one of Jackson’s best patios or inside at Babalu’s Fondren location, the color blue is universally recognized in the autism community as […]

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