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The 16 Month Wait is Over!

I don’t write about restaurant openings. As such, I rarely even attend restaurant openings. Mostly because I don’t want to get the wrong first impression of a new local eatery. Let’s face it, soft openings and opening nights are fun – but they’re not usually an accurate reflection of a new restaurant. Nearly always leaving a much […]

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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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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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The Best Things We Ate This Month

March has been a good month for eating, y’all. From meaty main dishes to specialty sandwiches, here are some of the best things we ate this month… A Specialty Special Sandwich. Amanda says: Last week, Brent’s Drugs had a lunch special (which then made an appearance on The Apothecary’s nighttime menu): Grilled cheese with spicy mango, candied bacon, avocado, […]

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You’ll Love This Louisiana Crawfish Shack in Mississippi

Growing up in Louisiana, there are a couple of things one learns to look forward to in the early spring… especially King Cake and crawfish. Having King Cake during Mardi Gras is always something to enjoy (at least as often as the waistline will allow) during its short season. And usually around the same time those […]

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Tacos by Text!

We mentioned Tito’s Tacos earlier this year, when we profiled some of the out-of-this-world food trucks in Jackson. However, with takeout on our mind, and also because yes, this particular writer remains a little bit obsessed with Tito’s Tacos, we needed to share some important information with our Eat Jackson buddies. We have learned that Tito’s is a Triple T […]

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