The newest coffee kid on the block (by ownership, not existence), The Bean was once known as Sneaky Beans when former owner Byron Knight was around. In early 2020, he sold to Kristy Buchanan and Nikkole Inman, who reopened in early June of the same year.
The duo, who call JXN their adopted home, is committed to the community feel Knight offered (most of the staff stayed on) and to the quality beverages he used to serve.
The Bean offers the usual slate of drinks – still made with locally-roasted Bean Fruit Coffee and drip coffee by Hattiesburg-based Grin – as well as draft beer and wine. Daily breakfast, lunch and evening small plates and desserts are all on the menu, too, as well as comfortable places to gather within the shop and outside on the porch.
- Bakery/Sweets/Ice Cream
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Alcohol Served
- Family Friendly
- Live entertainment/events
Trip Advisor Reviews
Budget Friendly Jackson
Looking for something to do on a dime? Jackson has options! From exploring to grabbing a bite, we can help you can plan a whole day of fun.
A Foodies Guide to Fondren
With nearly two-dozen restaurants, bars, bakeries and coffee shops in a four-block area, there’s no question: Jackson’s Fondren neighborhood earns its reputation as the culinary jewel of Mississippi. It's a mix of…
Java Jolt: Coffee in JXN
“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.
More Mid Morning Meals: Brunch in JXN
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…