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Food and restaurants in Mississippi

Top restaurants

Breakfast Spot
“One of five restaurants in town owned by renowned chef John Currence, this is the place to go for breakfast. Expect to wait for a table, but it's well worth it. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“Excellent rooftop terrace with amazing sunset views over Mississippi River, delicious martinis, great service, outstanding sushi.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
“On the Square, but you'll never leave this place hungry. My wife's favorite eatery in Oxford.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Some of the finest dining in the state. Fantastic menu. Known for their shrimp and grits. Make a reservation if you can. For smaller groups, sometimes I have some luck eating at the back bar on busy weekends. The bar upstairs is a cool scene. The balcony has some of the best people watching in Oxford”
  • 38 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“Good food. Upstairs is a bar area where you can grab a drink and relax inside on couches or outside on the balcony. Listed as a creole restaurant, but they have a good steak!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bar
“A great local restaurant with traditional Louisiana food. The varsity theater is next door, so this place scores a lot of nightlife points. There's also a roof top bar.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Great food and great drinks! Their calzones are very good, and they have the best sweet potato fries!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Great Cajun food at a reasonable place within walking distance of my pad! (Go for a bar area / patio seat to avoid a wait.)”
  • 19 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“This is also one of my favorite coffee shops. Located on the square High Pointe has a great hipster like atmosphere that will keep you coming back for more. not to mention the best iced coffee in town. And I've had it all. The workers there are very nice and hard working. When they see me come in they already know what i want and wish me a very happy rest of the day.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Cool place to go if you're trying to study or meet people from the Jackson area or with a friend. Kind of a hipster hangout, so if you're an artist or just enjoy that kind of vibe definitely check this spot out.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“This is a locally-owned coffee shop where both residents and vacationing tourists enjoy visiting. Art work from local arts hang on the walls. Free WiFi. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Diner
“LSU-area fixture dating to 1941 serves a diner menu 24/7 in a classic lunch-counter setting.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Great local eatery for lunch and dinner, check days and hours for dinner, Thursday thru Saturday~live music on the evening weekends! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
“Great for a quick bite, perfect morning bagels, or place to sit and drink coffee with friends.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bakery
“oOur favorite pastry shop oAlso have a full-service coffee bar oGreat for breakfast or an afternoon treat ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“At the edge of our neighborhood is our favorite coffee and pop shop! Try the buttermilk pop paired with a black coffee... SO. GOOD. They also have a killer lavender latte, great popsicles and a good draft beer selection. ”
  • 7 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“We love the turkey and cheddar croissants as well as the massive cinnamon roll large enough for the entire family. Go early because the lines form fast! ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
“Great for a quick bite, perfect morning bagels, or place to sit and drink coffee with friends.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bakery
“oOur favorite pastry shop oAlso have a full-service coffee bar oGreat for breakfast or an afternoon treat ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bakery
“Best sandwiches on island. Their cinnamon rolls are TO DIE FOR but go early. They run out by noon. Also, Sunday breakfast is best on island.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Bakery
“A favorite with locals for blue-plate lunches, great beer selection and some Mississippi-made vittles.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Broad Street is an industrial-style spot for homemade breads & desserts, plus espresso, deli sandwiches, pasta & pizza. Gluten-free options available too!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“This Main Street coffee shop has a delicious menu and is the perfect place to people watch and start your day. ”
  • 8 locals recommend