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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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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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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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