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Fondren’s New “Fast & Mighty Fine” Dining Option

Fondren’s newest restaurant lives up to the neighborhood’s fun and funky reputation. The new Fondren Garage is an eclectic and casual place with a little bit of everything for everyone. Fondren Garage plans to evolve their space on the corner of Patton Avenue and North State Street into a multi-use facility that rolls out in […]

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Eat Jackson This Mother’s Day

Reminder: Mother’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, May 8, 2016. The countdown is on to Mother’s Day. We hope celebration plans have been on your mind. If not, don’t fret. We have your complete guide to making one of the most important women in your life feel like a queen. All you have to do […]

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It’s Cinco de Mayo Season in Mississippi

May is the month for patio dining and margarita drinking with the unofficial start of the season coming with Cinco de Mayo, the fifth day of May. Who knows what we’re actually celebrating on this day other than an excuse to eat more tacos and drink more margaritas – all on a patio if the […]

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Babalu Goes Blue for Autism

The month of April is National Autism Awareness Month, and Babalu is helping to bring awareness to this at all four of their restaurants across the Southeast. If you’ve noticed the blue lights around one of Jackson’s best patios or inside at Babalu’s Fondren location, the color blue is universally recognized in the autism community as […]

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Leading Fondren Corner into the New Century, Deliciously

Rooster’s in Fondren was an original tenant in the iconic Fondren Corner building on State Street. Now Rooster’s, along with its sister restaurant, Basil’s, is leading Fondren Corner into a new era with their Fondren Corner mobile app for your Apple or Android phone. You’ll know you’ve found the right app when you see the […]

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Of the Pizza, By the Pizza, and For the Pizza

The people in Jackson are passionate about their pizza, and the people have spoken. Eat Jackson has taken your 16 favorite pizzas and pitted them against each other in a good old-fashioned Eat Madness bracket challenge. Which pizza do you like best? Are you old-school and believe that it’s not really a pizza if it […]

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Eating Out on Easter: Eat Jackson’s Guide!

Easter weekend 2016 is upon us, and it’s also highly anticipated by many here in the Deep South as a celebration of spring food and warmer weather. For some, too, it’s a day to indulge for the first time since Fat Tuesday! Lucky for Jackson, lots of local establishments have special menus for Easter brunch […]

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Guest Post: Nostalgia, Party of Three.

As a young boy, I never had the chance to spend much time at lunch counters in the “city.” I grew up rural, henpecked with country chores and limited only by the amount of sunlight in a summer day. There were very few neighbors around me, and much of my substance in my early years […]

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