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Where Eat Jackson Eats on Fried Catfish Friday

August is National Catfish Month which gives us an extra reminder to celebrate Mississippi’s homegrown fish. But, if we’re honest — and we are — we might as well admit that we have a habit of celebrating U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish every week. On Fridays. Fried Catfish Fridays, as we call them. The truth is, there […]

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Back to School Family & Teacher Dining Deals

In addition to the nearly 50 deals and discounts that our EatJXN VIPs enjoy with their EatJXN VIP Card, there are quite a few opportunities for families to double dip when it comes to feeding a famished crew of kiddos during this season of busy back-to-school routines. Plus, we’ve found some well-deserved rewards for teachers, too! […]

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Eat Jackson This Mother’s Day

Reminder: Mother’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, May 10, 2015. Here in the South, being a “Mama” garners great respect and the word is uttered generally with a delicate balance of admiration, adoration and respect-filled fear as Southern women are world-reknown for their gumption, dedication and God-fearing power to move heaven and earth to get […]

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A Course by Course Guide to Saltine Oyster Bar

Guest Post by Jubilee Perkins, local pastry chef & Belhaven University senior Saltine Oyster Bar stands amidst the stained glass windows and 1920’s architecture that make up Duling Hall. It portrays everything that makes Jackson and more specifically, Fondren, a unique and delicious place to eat. The cold and rainy weather slipped instantly from my mind as I walked […]

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Last Month’s Best Bits & Bites

Happy April, Eat Jackson fans! March was another goal-shattering month for Eat Jackson, thanks to YOU. We’re so thankful for your support that continues to support our local restaurants and our Spotlight Charity so generously! Before we share our favorite bites from March, there are a few BITS you should also know… 1. The EatJXN […]

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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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There’s a Fire in the Kitchen

It might have been a bit chilly during February around the metro area, but that hasn’t kept Eat Jackson from turning up the heat – in all the right ways – for our local restaurant partners and our loyal readers. There’s a Fire in the Kitchen Okay, not literally. And in our case, the first […]

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It’s Beginning to Taste A Lot Like Christmas

The stockings and tinsel have been hung, and now, it’s time to think about the FOOD! No holiday celebration is complete without plenty of tasty bites. Whether you’re looking for sweet or savory, snacks or a full feast, our Eat Jackson restaurants will provide you with the highest quality food, perfectly packaged for convenient take-out […]

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