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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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How Table 100 Wooed and Wowed 10 Writers

In November, the Eat Jackson writing team assembled at the euro-style local gem on Lakeland, Table 100. There, Chef Mike Römhild and his team gave us a night of culinary education: course by course, we learned a little something about the food, its preparation, its presentation – and it was the most delectable class you can imagine taking. Here are the […]

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Burger of the Month: We’re Nuts About This Mugshots Burger

When you sit down to a burger at Mugshots Grill & Bar on Lakeland Drive in Flowood, you can’t help but notice the giant, colorful banners hanging from the log cabin walls. These banners proudly proclaim Mugshots as the home of the “Best Burger in Mississippi” according to Mississippi Magazine, from 2007-2013. So while you […]

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Back to School (Final) Countdown!

Cue the music: it’s the final countdown! Seriously, though – where has the summer gone?! It’s August, and around here, back to school is just around the corner. Teachers are getting ready, and students and their families are counting down the days. This year, Eat Jackson has been breathing a little easier, though – the […]

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Primos Saves the Day with Blueberry Pancakes

I’ve never been a person who likes a big meal first thing in the morning. Don’t get me wrong –  I love breakfast food. I just don’t want to eat it early in the morning. It was always a special treat at our house, growing up, to have “Breakfast for Supper.” One of my mother’s […]

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The Best Places to Eat Yourself Stupid In Jackson

We’ve all done it. Usually it’s at a buffet. You find yourself faced with so many amazing food opportunities, and suddenly your standard-size dinner plate seems so inadequate. You try so desperately to only take one small scoop of all of the things you want to try, but somehow you’ve already got food stacked three […]

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The Yuzu Cheesecake at Table 100: Tasty, Tangy Treat

With Table 100 riding high after its runner-up showing in Eat Jackson’s recent burger showdown  with sister restaurant Babalu, the question now arises: What else ya got? And for this Eat Jackson writer, that question becomes much more specific: What’s for dessert? I made a stop by Table 100 this afternoon to try their Yuzu […]

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The ABCs of Fusion: Asian, BYOB, Curry!

It’s been awhile since we went to Fusion on Lakeland for a good dose of Thai and Asian-fusion dishes. Nestled a bit back from the main road, behind the Applebee’s in the old Fazoli’s building, this little gem is easy to miss. But – as this visit reminds us – you really, really shouldn’t miss […]

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