Variety Restaurants in JXN
Sipp Jackson
by Julian Brunt
2y ago
4th and Goal It wasn’t that long ago that restaurants in most Southern towns didn’t have that much to offer as far as diversity goes. Most would have been cafes, serving the same food that grandma or mom served you at home: good, homestyle Southern food. But times have changed, and Southern towns of all sizes have a fantastic array of restaurants to choose from. Jackson is undoubtedly in the vanguard of that movement. It’s hard to find a restaurant category that isn’t represented in Mississippi’s capital city. From Greek to Mexican, Jackson has it all. 4th and Goal Sports Café – North 5100 Int ..read more
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Around the World: International Eats in JXN
Sipp Jackson
by Rebecca Fending
2y ago
by Rebecca Fending If you thought you had to board a plane to indulge in the world’s cultural tastes, you’d be wrong. Jackson has a host of locally owned eateries with international flair, from Asian to Caribbean. If you’re looking to expand your palate, here are just a few of the city’s options for global cuisines. Taste of the Island Taste of the Island – 436 East Capitol Street Located in the old Fanatics location on the corner of Capitol and President streets, Taste of the Island is primarily a carryout joint with some seating available inside the restaurant. Crowd favorites include the je ..read more
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JXN Sliced: Pizza
Sipp Jackson
by Susan Marquez
2y ago
by Susan Marquez Some may argue that pizza is the perfect food. It contains several food groups, including grains, dairy, proteins, vegetables and sometimes even fruit, presented on a hand-held slice. According to the website pizzafacts.net, the earliest known home of ancient pizza comes from the Italian island of Sicily, where archeologists found remains of 3,000-year-old flattened bread and tools for their manufacture. Pizzas found on menus around Jackson are much fresher than those found by Italian archaeologists. The ones featured here are all made-to-order and topped with the freshest ava ..read more
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Java Jolt: Coffee in JXN
Sipp Jackson
by Paul Wolf
2y ago
“Coffee weather?” In my office (and house), anytime is coffee time, cold-brewed and iced, equally welcomed alongside a hot Americana or fresh-brewed cup o’ joe. Here is a look at the spots to grab your favorite variety. Cups Fondren Multiple locations A Fondren favorite, Cups flagship shop is located next to Fondren Public and is home to everyone’s favorite specialty drink: the Blondie Latte. Caramel and white Ghirardelli chocolate combined with espresso and milk, the Blondie is served hot or frozen and has been a favorite of Cups lovers since day one. Other menu items include the Capitol ..read more
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Dive Into JXN
Sipp Jackson
by Julian Brunt
3y ago
by Julian Brunt There is just no other restaurant or bar that compares to the classic Southern dive. More often than not, their character was built over the years, so genuinely ingrained into the city’s history, without fuss, fanfare or trends. Menus are often proven over time and don’t fluctuate much: they know what their customer is there for! Dive in, JXN and find a new favorite hole-in-the-wall, or rediscover a spot that’s been yours all along. CS’s. Image: David’s Been Here CS’s – 1359 West Street Open since 1978, CS’s greets customers with a comfortable and casual feel that can only be f ..read more
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Cool Off With Sweet Treats in Jxn
Sipp Jackson
by Rebecca Fending
3y ago
by Rebecca Fending As summer drags on, a sweet, chilled treat is irresistible. From classics like a snoball or soda shop sundae to fro-yo, the City With Soul is a cool sort of place to be during the hottest time of the year. Fondren Fro-Yo Fondren Fro-Yo – 2951 Old Canton Road With a 10-flavor lineup that changes often, you’re sure to find a flavor you love at this Fondren shop, but get it before it’s gone! Choose from Tahitian Vanilla, Triple Chocolate or even Valencia Orange, and top your cup with anything you want. Toppings include a variety of fresh fruit like blackberries or cherries, nut ..read more
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Dining at Highland Village
Sipp Jackson
by Paul Wolf
3y ago
Pizza at BRAVO! Image: Stuff Ben Eats For decades, Highland Village has been known as a destination shopping experience, specializing in unique boutique and “first-and-only” Mississippi shopping opportunities in the heart of Jackson. But did you know that Highland Village is a dining destination with something for every diner’s palate? With an expanding roster of eateries, now’s the time to explore what the storied center has to offer. BRAVO! Italian Restaurant and Bar Founded 28 years ago by high school friends and business partners Dan Blumenthal and Jeff Good, BRAVO! is Italian co ..read more
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Seasoned With Simplicity: 4 Spots for Tamales
Sipp Jackson
by Susan Marquez
3y ago
Tamales at Big Apple Inn by Susan Marquez Tamales, by definition, are a Mexican dish of seasoned meat wrapped in cornmeal dough and steamed or baked in corn husks. While some tamale offerings are quite humble, others are elevated to a whole new level with added toppings, a satisfying addition to any meal or served as a main dish. Though the origin of this simple dish has may possibilities, tamales have become a favorite from the Mississippi Delta to right here in Jackson. The Big Apple Inn – 509 North Farish Street The Big Apple Inn has been serving up tamales for as long as owner Geno Le ..read more
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More Mid Morning Meals: Brunch in JXN
Sipp Jackson
by Aspen Hansen
3y ago
The Bean in Fondren by Aspen Hansen Brunch menus are ever evolving. Although we may be a bit biased, Jackson has some of the best spots for the what some would argue is the new most important meal of the day. From classics like biscuits and gravy to uniquely sweet and savory chicken and waffles, here are a handful of brunch spots to check out in the City With Soul. The Bean – 2914 North State Street – Fondren Originally opened under the name “Sneaky Beans,” new ownership in 2020 has revamped The Bean into the “coffee with breakfast and brunch” shop in Jackson, Monday through Saturday. The menu ..read more
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3 Spots for NOLA Comfort Food in Jxn
Sipp Jackson
by Rebecca Fending
3y ago
1693 Redzone Grill by Rebecca Fending Jackson has countless hot spots for Southern delicacies, several of which include the popular “rice-meat-sauce” plates, dubbed as “New Orleans comfort food.” Just like it sounds, these dishes are served on a bed of rice, Cajun or Creole-style meat on top, and drenched in a flavor-packed creamy sauce, often with veggies to bulk it all up.  For those looking for a meal that fits this description, your best bet is to stop in at any of these three spots. 1693 Redzone Grill – 1693 Beasley Road, inside Quest Fitness Noted as a New Orleans-style restaur ..read more
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