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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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Amerigo’s Flowood is the Newest Member of a Dining Legacy

One could compare Amerigo Italian Restaurant to an old friend. The restaurant has been a staple in the Jackson community for almost 30 years. Generations of families have enjoyed their tiramisu, their tasty cheese fritters, and seemingly limitless choices for pasta. Can you imagine how many conversations have taken place over Amerigo’s white linen table […]

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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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Our Favorite Indulgences: Caffeine + Sugar

At Eat Jackson, we love all things local, but maybe nothing more than our coffee and sweets. To help you join in our fun, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites around the Capitol City. Broad Street Baking Company Broad Street is a Jackson staple that is one of the city’s favorite eateries. In […]

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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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