A hub of culinary talent, you can find 40 restaurants and nightlife spots to explore, ranging from Southern cuisine to ethnic menus and much more.
Swing by the Mayflower Café, Hal & Mal's or Martin's Downtown for a taste of authentic Jackson fare. Thimblepress churns out artistic letterpress favorites for the table, home and office. If you're looking for after-hours drinks or networking space, 4th Avenue Lounge JXN is an upscale cocktail lounge and event venue that provides guests with first-class service.
On downtown's Farish Street, take a tour through the Historic Farish Street District, which has been known as the Black community's cultural and business center since the 1970s. Celebrated sites include The Alamo Theatre and the Smith Robertson Museum & Cultural Center, the first museum dedicated to the African-American experience in Mississippi. Get a famous pig ear slider (trust us, it's good!) at the Big Apple Inn or Southwestern egg rolls at Johnny T's Bistro & Blues.