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Five Restaurant Dishes to Try This Month

With the school year comes new routines and new ambitions, new hobbies and new goals for many of us here in the Jackson metro area. With that in mind, I wanted to share some of my favorite bites that I found in our local restaurants over the past few weeks – bites that you really […]

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Baba-New: Back to their Tapas Roots

I love it when a restaurant makes a menu change. There is fresh buzz in the air. The staff stops ordering their Frankenstein versions of menu items, and, for a few short weeks, actually order normal menu items. Servers talk excitedly about their favorite changes with guests, and regulars complain at first, then come around […]

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7 Local Spots (serving 100s of Ways) to Cool Down This Summer

If you’ve been in Mississippi all your life, this story needs no introduction. If you’re visiting Mississippi – maybe for the first time – in the heat of summer, you’ve already been introduced to our variety of warm weather: muggy and hot. But really, that’s okay, because it’s our weather that inspired a vast array […]

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Eat Jackson Eats Brunch

If there is one thing Jackson area diners love on the weekend, it’s brunch. Some of our local restaurants are serving up world class brunch items in what’s quickly becoming known as a brunch town. Who doesn’t love a lazy weekend brunch with a mimosa or Bloody Mary, locally roasted coffee or fresh squeezed juice? […]

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What to Pair with the New Summer Menu at Seafood R’evolution

Alright, If you’ve followed my beer reviews at all, you know that when it’s hot outside, I don’t love very many things more than I do a citrusy beer. As the mercury rises, so does my affection for beers like this. The Three Citrus Peel Out made by the somewhat ironically named Southern Tier Brewery […]

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Try a Staycation This Summer

Summer brings lots of wonderful things: sunshine, beach trips, water skiing, and lots of extra time with the kids. Here at Eat Jackson, we want to help you fill in some of that time with enriching experiences and wonderful memories — all without having to leave town. With the help of our friends at Visit […]

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This Summer, Think Pink!

I have a confession to make. I love pink wine. I’m not talking about the sugary sweet white zin that we cut our teeth on in the mid-90s. But that doesn’t stop my friends from making comments like, “Oh, does that come in men’s sizes, too?” Unfortunately Beringer has given us all a prejudice against […]

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