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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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Maywood Mart Restaurants Make Back to School Meals (and Treats) as Easy as 1,2,3…

You’ve shopped for school supplies, filled backpacks to the brim, attended Back to School night, dressed your angels in their back to school clothes and posted their adorable pictures on Facebook. Now, take a deep breath and get ready to plan a lovely family dinner for famished kids who just endured their first day of […]

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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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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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Dear New Orleans: Meet the New Queen of King Cakes

Tuesday Morning, 7:24 A.M. There’s a line at last three deep at the ordering counter and not an open table remains in sight. Watching from my corner vantage point, I’m surrounded by tables full of entire families who have chosen to eat a meal together here today. Smiling faces of all ages are eating heartily […]

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