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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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Eat Jackson’s Annual Guide to Thanksgiving Take-Out Menus

It’s time to get your holiday meal-planning on and plan your annual gobble-fest. This year, our local restaurants rolled out the red carpet to make your Thanksgiving easy and tasty. With take-out options perfect to feed a few or a crowd all weekend long, you’ll want to take advantage of these family-style to-go portions and […]

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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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Jackson Restaurant Week TWO: Best Bites

2014 Jackson Restaurant Weeks is in the history books, but you can enjoy our best meals of week two year round. There are enough dining recommendations here to keep you busy for a while, and we can’t wait to hear what YOU think of these suggestions – and our toast at the bottom of this […]

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