M7 Coffee House is a family oriented coffeehouse in a large refurbished building facing the railroad tracks in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Opened as a labor of love in November 2015, their popularity has been growing rapidly ever since. When I stopped into M7 Coffee House...read more
Local 463 urban kitchen is among the restaurants in Ridgeland, MS known for Southern comfort food with a city twist. Locally sourced and completely fresh ingredients make up the dishes, and creative nightly specials challenge your definition of “Southern” in all the...read more
Fenian’s Pub is a casual full service, sit-down style restaurant in Jackson, MS that has been serving the Belhaven neighborhood for more than 20 years. Fenian’s Pub, located in Jackson’s Belhaven neighborhood, has been serving the area for over 20 years. But lately -...read more
Cock of the Walk is an iconic Southern catfish restaurant known for its delicious fried Simmons catfish that has been voted time and time again as the best in the state of Mississippi. Craig Claiborne, former food critic for the New York Times said Cock of the Walk...read more
Jackson Mississippi is a City with Soul and a Whole Lot More — Ep. 003 of Season 2 A new documentary video series shines a light on all that Jackson, Mississippi has to offer. In this episode of the Mississippi Audio Experience, our host Andy Chapman chats with...read more
The Capitol Grill in Jackson, Mississippi Ups Their Game with a Spicy, Non-Traditional Sports Bar Menu — Ep. 002 of Season 2 Homemade salsas and sauces guarantee there is not a bland item in the house at Old Capitol Grill in Jackson, Mississippi. In this episode of...read more
Explore Mississippi’s Cultural Regions
Mississippi’s diversity brings a world of culinary influence to our tables and experiences.
The Hills region located in northeast Mississippi offers Elvis’ birthplace and the world-famous Oxford square, outdoor adventure and off-the-beaten-path dining experiences not to be overlooked.
Key Cities: Oxford, Tupelo, Hernando
Mississippi’s Delta region is home to some of the world’s most fertile ground – and the birthplace of the Blues. Perfect for a road trip, the terrain is open and flat, and cotton and rice fields define this magical and mysterious place where iconic food and music joints await you.
Key Cities: Greenwood, Cleveland, Clarksdale, Tunica
Slow down and soak up the outdoor recreational activities, world-class golf and hearty Southern cuisine that exemplify the green pine woodlands of east-central Mississippi.
Key Cities: Starkville, Meridian, West Point
Capital / River
From world-class chefs to sweeping Mississippi River views, make time to let your senses absorb all of the unique sights, sounds, and flavors offered in this region where the diversity of new Southern cuisine contrasts sharply with Civil War and Civil Rights history.
Key Cities: Ridgeland, Jackson, Vicksburg, Natchez
For year-round excitement both indoors and out, visit the Mississippi Gulf Coast where a blossoming culinary scene benefits from the year-round growing seasons on local farms. There’s never a dull moment with some of the South’s best golf courses, world-class off-shore fishing, eco-tours and casino gaming action!
Key Cities: Hattiesburg, Gulfport, Biloxi, Pascagoula, Bay St. Louis