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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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Pops Fun for the Whole Family (No, Really!)

Stopping by Deep South Pops was something I knew my kids would love. It’s what I didn’t expect that will keep us coming back. Deep South Pops features a variety of flavors that change regularly. The flavors are divided into dairy and non-dairy varieties. In the dairy section of their menu you can find treats […]

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Eating Out on Easter: Eat Jackson’s Guide!

Easter weekend 2016 is upon us, and it’s also highly anticipated by many here in the Deep South as a celebration of spring food and warmer weather. For some, too, it’s a day to indulge for the first time since Fat Tuesday! Lucky for Jackson, lots of local establishments have special menus for Easter brunch […]

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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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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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Happy Hours Full of Holiday Cheer

Baby, it’s cold outside . . . okay, so maybe it’s a little warmer outside than we’d like for Christmas. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a cocktail to warm your spirits. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite seasonal holiday beverages and happy hours that you definitely need to check out before the […]

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Resolve to Try These 10 Menu Items Before 2016

This time of year has people thinking about New Year’s resolutions: lose weight, eat healthier, exercise more. Where is the fun in that?! Here at Eat Jackson, we have our own New Year’s resolutions—ten menu items you should resolve to try before year’s end! Compiling this list wasn’t easy because there are so many great restaurants […]

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