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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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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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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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Your Best Bet for Pizza in Jackson

Often when my wife and I plan a night out, there is one crucial factor we cannot decide. What do we want to eat? If we are unable to reach a consensus, typically the great equalizer is always PIZZA.  Fortunately for us, the Capital City features a variety of options on pizza style, price, and […]

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Papito’s Mexican Grill Makes Lunch Easy

Over the holidays, I found myself having to drag my five-year-old with me around Madison to run some last minute errands. My plan was to have everything wrapped up by lunch, but naturally when you are fighting crowds with a child in tow, that never works out. Before I knew it, I was cutting into […]

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