Dining: Who is Open On Sundays?

Even in a city the size of Jackson, it can seem hard to find a good place to eat or just hang out on Sunday.

But you don't have to sit at home with nothing to do! We have put together a short list of five places in the city that are open on Sundays.

a salad at Highball Lanes
Appetizers, sandwiches and salads are part of the menu at Highball Lanes
Credit: Highball Lanes

Highball Lanes - 3019 North State Street

Highball Lanes is a great place for Sunday brunch. It has a menu stacked with six appetizers, including cheese fries and shrimp wontons. Six delicious sandwiches, like the prime rib po'boy, also are on the menu. Nearly a dozen entrees (fried shrimp and skirt steak tacos!) and half a dozen sides are available, including classics like cheese grits and fried Brussel sprouts. Oh, and they have a bowling alley!

You might also be surprised at the comfortable couches bowlers and diners can enjoy. Highball Lanes also has a bar with craft drinks and a selection of beers. If you are coming to play, you can make reservations online and schedule private events.

Learn more at highballlanes.com.

Trio JXN Eatery - 802 North State Street

Trio Eatery is another excellent choice for Sunday dining. They describe themselves as "casual contemporary dining, where we welcome our guests to an unforgettable experience."

They are a popular choice for their brunch menu, featuring specials like Red Velvet Waffles with deep-fried chicken tenders and fresh fruit paired with bottomless mimosas. Catfish or shrimp and grits, bourbon-glazed French toast, served with bacon or sausage and scrambled eggs, steak and eggs, or grilled chicken strawberry salad are also excellent choices.

Trio Eatery also has live entertainment and music, so check the schedule to see what lies in store for your visit.

Find out more at triojxn.com.

Scrooge's - 5829 Ridgewood Road

Scrooge's in Northeast Jackson offers a menu spanning traditional Southern food plate lunches to burgers, sandwiches, steaks, pasta and salads.

The Sunday menu includes southern-fried tilapia, fried or grilled chicken sandwiches, pot roast sandwiches and even three different steaks to choose from. Side dishes include homemade cheese biscuits, hush puppies and cornbread.

Be sure to check out the full bar and outdoor patio—a place where you're always sure to meet great people who make you feel right at home.

See a full Sunday menu at facebook.com/ScroogesJackson.

Social 21 Bistro - 1625 East County Line Road #305

Social 21 Bistro features dishes made with seasonal and local ingredients and offers dine-in or take-out.

The Sunday menu includes omelets, shrimp and grits, fish and grits, chicken and waffles, cinnamon French toast, grits four ways, mimosas and daiquiris.

One of the most popular dishes is the happy plate, a fantastic combination of fried or grilled catfish over a bed of rice, layered with shrimp and broccoli, and topped with a homemade crawfish sauce. They also have tacos and quesadillas, fourteen entrees, like chicken and waffles, salmon and social glazed rice (with a sweet teriyaki sauce), and two incredibly juicy burgers.

See the full menu at social21bistro.com.

District Donuts + Sliders + Brews - 1121 North Jefferson Street

District Donuts + Sliders + Brews' name tells you what this place is all about. Sandwiches include a double cheeseburger, fried chicken and hot chicken, and honey butter toast. There are also three sliders, perhaps the most interesting being the pork belly slider.

The breakfast menu includes choices such as buttermilk biscuits and a chorizo bacon taco. The menu also features different types of donuts and sweets, like cinnamon rolls, chocolate chip cookies, chocolate glazed donuts, and even a cinnamon glazed doughnut.

See more of District Donuts' offerings at districtdonuts.com.

Want more options? Check out our full list of who is open on Sunday.

Julian Brunt


Julian Brunt

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