2017 Tupelo Comic Con

AWESOMENESS! If I had to describe Tupelo’s 2nd Annual Comic Con in one word, that would be it. But for the sake of this article I’ll elaborate just a bit. Tupelo Comic Con is a celebration of the imagination in all of us. When growing up, we all believe anything is possible, and seek out…

2017 Tupelo BBQ DUEL

The 2017 Tupelo BBQ DUEL at Fairpark, March 17th through 19th in Downtown Tupelo.  There were food venders, activities for the kids, and a free concert packed with two days of local entertainment!  ​​ The Link Centre had BBQ plates provided by Bar-B-Q By Jim. The meat was shredded perfectly, and tasted like the giant…

Fairpark Grill – Bourbon Street Nachos

Fairpark Grill @ 343 East Main Street, Tupelo, MS. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.   The Grill has a great location in Downtown Tupelo between Fairpark and the BankcorpSouth arena. They offer everything from Classic American cuisine, bar food, seafood, steaks, and much more!   The Grill is great to just hang…

Double Barrel Restaurant & Catering Co. – Catfish Plate lunch 

Double Barrel Restaurant & Catering Co. @ 825 North Gloster, Tupelo, MS (Formerly JR.’S Lounge). Open Monday through Friday from 10:30 till 2:30pm. NOW OPEN! I’ve been anticipating this opening for some time now and it was well worth the wait! The folks from the Double Barrel Steakhouse in Shannon decided to relocate to Gloster…

McAlaster’s Deli – SPUD MAX

McAlaster’s Deli @ 495 South Gloster, Tupelo. SPUD MAX! $7.49 Open Sunday – Thursday 10:30am till 9:30pm, Friday – Saturday 10:30am till 10:00pm. On one of the recent cold weather days I took a moment to ponder what would hit the spot for lunch. Although several of my favorite foods came to mind, a blast…

Gonzo’s Grill – Philly Steak sandwich 

Gonzo’s Grill @ 106 West Bankhead Street, New Albany, MS. Open Wednesday & Thursday 11:00M – 8:00pm, Friday & Saturday 11:00 – 9:00 pm. In this review: Philly Steak sandwich, beer battered onion rings, cheese sticks, and banana pudding…plus, a look at their two pound Gonzo Burger! Gonzo’s Grill, owned by Mike and Wanda Gonzales,…

Taylor’s Fish and Steak House – Seafood Buffet 

Taylor’s Fish and Steak House @ 538 North Glenfield Road, New Albany, MS. Friday night Seafood Buffet $18.99. Open for country lunch buffet Tuesday- Friday 11:00M – 1:30pm, Thursday night country buffet 4:30pm – 8:30pm, Friday & Saturday night Seafood Buffet 4:30pm – 9:00pm. Plus, be sure to check out their Sunday lunch buffet!Taylor’s is one…

Blue Canoe – Soft shell crab sandwich 

Blue Canoe @ 2006 N. Gloster St., Tupelo, MS. Soft shell crab sandwich with fries. $14.00 plus tax.  The Blue Canoe’s Nashville Style Soft Shell Crab sandwich with home cut fries…AWESOMENESS on a plate!!! Request their house remoulade sauce for the perfect compliment to any sandwich or side item. Tender from first bite to last, this…

A Little Taste of Chicago Food Truck – Chicago dog & fries

A Little Taste of Chicago Food Truck @ Fairpark in Tupelo, MS (check their page for updated locations). Chicago dog, fries and drink. Only $7.00 including tax! We’ve got a growing list of fine food trucks in our community and recently added one more. These folks saw something they thought our town needed, built it, and…

Anthony’s Neapolitan Pizza – Invitation Tupelo photo shoot

Anthony’s Neapolitan Pizza @ 206 Troy Street, Tupelo, Mississippi 38804. Photo shoot for Invitation Tupelo’s February edition 2017!!!     This was an extra special Foodie adventure for me this trip. Not only did I get to try several of Anthony’s newest creations, but I was also being photographed for an article about my blog…