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Five Restaurant Dishes to Try This Month

With the school year comes new routines and new ambitions, new hobbies and new goals for many of us here in the Jackson metro area. With that in mind, I wanted to share some of my favorite bites that I found in our local restaurants over the past few weeks – bites that you really […]

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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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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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Have you been fed at this table?

The Farmer’s Table is a unique little gem of a restaurant located inside the Mississippi Farmers Market on High Street in downtown Jackson. (Not to be confused with Farmer’s Table Cooking School located at Livingston. The two are not affiliated.). Farm-to-table has become a catchphrase in recent years, thanks to many chefs and restaurateurs who recognized […]

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