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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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Don’t Get Left out in the Cold this Holiday Season

Jackson has no shortage of great restaurants that are perfect for meeting up with friends and family to exchange gifts, catch up, and enjoy a cocktail along with a great meal. Our hard-working chefs and staff are more than happy to help you make this season the best ever. But after all their hard work, […]

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Eat Jackson’s Guide to a Tasty Holiday

We know everyone is talking about peace, love, and joy during the holidays. But let’s face it, the holidays can be STRESSFUL! There are cards to send, presents to buy, holiday parties to plan – you just can’t do it all. And you know what? You shouldn’t have to. If you are planning a holiday […]

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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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Your Turkey Day Troubles are Over: 2015 Thanksgiving Menu Guide

It seems like we just recovered from Halloween candy hangovers and now–GASP!–Thanksgiving day is upon us and holiday party season is on its tail. If the thought of cooking for a crowd is leaving you overwhelmed, take a deep breath and scroll through our list of Thanksgiving take out menus and holiday catering options. The […]

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Delicious Soups That Will Bowl You Over

Now that there is a chill in the air, we are in the mood for a big bowl of piping hot soup. Whether you are looking for something traditional or seeking to challenge your taste buds with a unique creation, we have the scoop on some of Jackson’s best bowls. The Gathering at Livingston Mercantile […]

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Eight Desserts to Try… This Week.

And then there were EIGHT. Eight favorite desserts, that is. If you’re just now catching up with us, Eat Jackson took nominations from our readers in February and announced the 32 Top Desserts in Jackson a couple of weeks ago while simultaneously facing them off in a bracket-style challenge which will ultimately determine the very […]

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Too Cold to Tailgate? 14 Football Food Ideas

We’re a warm weather bunch here in the Deep South, so what’s a fan to do when the weather turns cold and the teams are doing well? Cold-weather super-fans have three options: Bundle up and tailgate anyway. “Tailgate” in the warmth of your home with twenty of your closest friends. Get full-service “tailgating” when you […]

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Take a Break at the Caramel Apple Van

Editor’s Note: While you’re likely to quickly recognize that Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory is a nationally recognized brand, we think you’ll see why our recently planted in Mississippi guest blogger, Nikki Gladd, felt like Eat Jackson’s supporters of all things local would be pleased to know this story. Read on, Eat Jackson readers.  What comes to […]

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Behind the Scenes: The Beurre Blanc Encounter

One of the “perks” of my job is getting a first-hand education about different cooking processes and dishes as they are prepared. I’ve been able to peek inside local kitchens for several years now, and my eyes have been opened to a world of different cooking techniques and methods. One of those methods that I’ve always joked […]

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