Southern Hospitality, Delicious Food: Scrooge’s
Located on Ridgewood Road in Jackson, Scrooge’s Restaurant and Pub has been serving the Jackson area for several years, and there’s a reason why the locals keep going back for more time after time. The menu includes delicious pub food and classic, Southern dishes done the right way. Whether you’re in the mood for pizza, a sandwich, red beans and rice, or anything in between, you’re more than likely to find what you’re craving at Scrooge’s.
Start off your meal with a basket of Loaded Nachos, Fried Green Tomatoes, Fried Jalapenos, or a Sausage and Cheese Plate. A crowd favorite, the Loaded Nachos are truly loaded down with chili, cheddar cheese, black olives, green onions, tomatoes, jalapenos, and are served with sour cream and freshly made salsa. This is a great dish to share or even get for yourself as a main meal.
For main courses, Scrooge’s offers a wide variety of dishes so that everyone is sure to find something to fill up on. The Scrooge Burger is loaded with cheddar and Swiss cheese, bacon, sauteed onions, mushroom gravy, chili, lettuce, and tomato, and makes for the perfect lunch or dinner when you’re looking to indulge. Of course, several other options are available, such as a French Dip sandwich, a Classic Club, and the Chicken Dickens Sandwich that includes freshly battered and fried chicken breasts, topped with cheddar and Swiss cheese, bacon, lettuce, and tomato. Seafood is, of course, very popular throughout our state, and Scrooge’s also offers Fried Oysters, a Shrimp Plate, and Catfish for those that are looking for seafood. Diners can also find a ribeye, tenderloin filet, chicken or shrimp pasta, and 8-inch pizzas to share or eat on your own. There really is something on the menu for everyone, and everyone in your party will be pleased with Scrooge’s.
Blue plates are also available at Scrooge’s, and they include Hamburger Steak, Chicken Fried Steak, and a Chicken Breast. Daily lunch specials are also a part of the menu, and each day offers a different Southern plate lunch. Each special comes with a main entree, choice of two sides, and your choice of a cheese biscuit, cornbread, or hush puppies. For a quick weekday lunch or workday outing, the daily lunch specials are perfect for everyone looking for a quick, Southern bite to eat.
If you’re looking for a new place to check out for dinner with friends and family, a quick lunch, or a place to just hang out and munch on appetizers and have a couple drinks, Scrooge’s is the perfect destination for any occasion. The Southern hospitality of the staff and the delicious food will keep you coming back for more for years to come. Scrooge’s is just off I-55, Adkins Blvd. exit.
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Alcohol Served
- Family Friendly