Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
1004 Treetops Boulevard
Flowood, MS 39232
Phone: (601) 939-2676
Fax: (601) 939-7029
Bars & Cafes
Cups is known for their refreshing espressos and has quite a fan following around the city. Their coffee selection is varied and if you are a coffee lover, this place will prove to be your heaven. From medium roast, dark roast to signature flavors and decaf, everything can be found under their roof. This location of the coffee chain sees a surge of patrons who come here for their early morning caffeine fix. During the day, the place is explored by young professionals and students, who visit the cafe to get work done in solitude. Their gorgeous patio is perfect for those seeking solitude with a book; in the company of friendly baristas and a warm ambiance, here you won't know how time passed by.
Inspired heavily by Cajun cuisine, Monte's Steak & Seafood is a popular restaurant. The most popular dishes on the menu are the Stuffed Shrimp Chef Monte and the Bourbon Street Ribeye that is coated with a special Cajun flavored sauce.The Stuffed Catfish and the Chicken Linguini are also good. The venue is casual and welcoming, with a staff that genuinely cares about the diners. It is packed most of the time, even thronged by the glamorous crowd who like to grab a leisurely meal in its classy ambience. The bar has TV screens for uninhibited match viewing.
Kemistry is a popular bar and hookah lounge in Jackson that also serves food and cocktails. Drink specials throughout the week allow guests to save a few dollars on their night on the town and local DJs add to the party atmosphere on the weekends. Karaoke every Saturday night lets guests exercise their own musical talents as well.
BRAVO! has been chosen "Restaurant of the Year" for four years in a row by the Jackson Convention & Visitors Bureau. For anyone who has had a power lunch or romantic dinner here, these culinary awards are not surprising. This restaurant brings together Italian and Southern ingredients in its unique dishes, such as the superb linguine with crawfish and andouille. The wood-oven-cooked pizzas are also a hit, and the meat-lover and vegetarian pizzas are favorites. An excellent wine list is offered, and wine tastings are hosted regularly. The small, cozy bar serves as a popular meeting place for singles.
Broad Street Baking Company won 7 awards in the 2007 Jackson Free Press Best of Jackson Reader Poll for good reason. Imagine delicatessen fare, proudly produced from scratch, served in an open family atmosphere with 4 unique seating areas, and you'll understand why people keep coming back for more. The breakfast menu offers many choices including quiche, omelets, cheese grits, and homemade granola, while lunch offerings are hearty salads, sandwiches made as you like them on bakery-fresh breads, and delicious soups. Dinner showcases various styles of pizza and many creative pasta dishes. A popular gathering place for locals, with a great ambiance, there's something for everyone here.
Considered by many as one of the best places to hang-out in Jackson, Julep is a happening place to dine. Usually packed with locals, this place is well-known for its amazing cuisine and great alcoholic beverages. The atmosphere is fun and welcoming and the menu has contemporary food items on offer. Try the pecan-crusted chicken and fried green tomato napoleon or stick to favorites like the Butterbean Hummus and Seared Tuna Salad. The drink menu is just as impressive as the food menu, with brand new labels added daily.
It is a bit hard to say whether this is a bar or a restaurant, but you will get plenty of food and drink here. Lively and always fun, the wait staff is engaging and quick to laugh. The entire menu is praiseworthy, but if you are not a fan of anchovies, let your waiter know early. Whatever may happen to strike your fancy, be sure to try the Ouzo (or something else from the full bar) and save just a little bit of room for the baklava, perhaps the richest and stickiest confection ever designed.
A sophisticated coffeehouse with a casual mood, Cups offers a delightful environment in the heart of Jackson. With its wide variety of espressos and cappuccinos, including its unique white chocolate cafe mocha, this modern cafe attracts a wide spectrum of patrons. Live local bands grace the establishment each weekend, offering a touch of local flavor to an already palatable atmosphere.
The Apothecary at Brent's is one of Jackson's best-kept secrets. This hidden gem is a cocktail bar tucked away at the back of Brent's Drugs, offering cocktails in a dim and sophisticated atmosphere. In addition to the classics, the bar also serves a delicious selection of beer and more innovative candy-sweet drinks. Try out their unique cocktails that have fascinating names like The Doc Noble and Pink Phosphorescent.
Named for the neighborhood it is a part of, Fondren Public is located on Old Canton Road in Jackson, MS. The hipster public house has a lot to offer in terms of drinking and eating, and as such, it caters to a wide demographic of people. The bar program is a well-development one here, with many craft beers and top shelf spirits on offer. The food menu on the other hand comprises of shareable plates of popular pub grub - burgers, sliders, fries and such. Midst a cool and casual ambiance, Fondren Public also offers fun games such as bocce ball and shuffleboards; all in all, it is a good place to kick off a weekend!
Sam's Lounge is a friendly, small neighborhood bar with a big personality. This dive bar offers free live music, happy hour and a number of beers on tap. This bar is a favorite among locals so come to Sam's Lounge and kick back as true Jackson residents do.
Sal and Mookie's is the place to find an impressive array of comfort food of the pizza, ice cream and pasta variety. This local favorite is known for its New York-style pizza pies and paninis, but one dish that you can't find anywhere else is the fried ravioli. Top off the meal with an ice cream sundae.