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Who Are The Real “Sal & Phil”?

One of our favorite Jackson area seafood places, Sal & Phil’s, recently celebrated their 25th anniversary. We spoke with the folks behind Sal & Phil’s to get some insider information. First of all, yes – Sal & Phil are real people! Phil Siezler originally owned a restaurant called “Phil’s Place” off Ridgewood in Jackson. Sal […]

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Don’t Wait Until May 5 to Celebrate!

Who wouldn’t want this Four Wheeler from Got Gear parked in their garage this summer? Especially if it only cost you $10? Now I’ve got your attention! This Four Wheeler is being raffled off to support the Mississippi Burn Foundation. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at CHAR Restaurant & Bar, Amerigo Italian Restaurant, Sombra […]

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Great Food Rises From The Ashes Here…

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, a longtime, long-missed, and long awaited Jackson favorite came back last year – and the Iron Horse Grill is here to stay. In 1906, the downtown spot was home to Armour Smokehouse, where fresh meat was processed and transported on the Meridian and Vicksburg railroads by Armour’s own […]

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Easter Brunch Reservations: Hop To It!

Holidays are always more fun when someone else does the cooking. The question, however, is always: “What restaurants are open for holiday brunch?!” Well, you’re in luck – here are my top four picks for where to enjoy a delicious Easter Sunday, and yes, they’re all open for the holiday. We certainly expect crowds at […]

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We Found an Endless Happy Hour!

When I first heard about Shea’s on Lake Harbour opening, I was thrilled: a new restaurant, with an excellent patio, right in my backyard! As with any restaurant, it took them a little while to get up and running – there have been some experiments, some menu-changing, some finding-their-footing – but I’ve been several times […]

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Recent Favorite Sips Worth Sharing

We know we shouldn’t play favorites… but every month, the Eat Jackson team just HAS to share our round-up of the best drinks in the Jackson area, right now! So without further ado, here are some of the best things we’re drinking in April. At the Pig & Pint opening, we were able to enjoy one of our […]

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6 Steps to the Perfect Weeknight Date Night

There’s a gem of a restaurant serving house-made pasta and hiding in Old Towne Ridgeland. If you’re looking for a comfortable weeknight date night, we’ve got the formula for you. Just follow our easy step-by-step instructions for a perfectly relaxing journey to an Italian getaway. [Tweet this!] Step 1: Drive to Rossini Cucina Italiana. You’ll […]

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