Wing Express Deli – Tupelo

Wing Express Deli @ 1509 Main Street, Tupelo, MS. Located in the previous Bumpers location. Open for lunch and dinner everyday. Don’t let the name fool you. Although they offer several wet versions of wings, they have a variety of menu options including burgers, fish, chicken, shrimp, and more! What I ordered: philly Cheesesteak combo…

Jo’s Cafe Food Truck

Jo’s Cafe Food Truck @ Check their page for locations. What I ordered: Bacon Ring Burger, Philly Steak, Philly Chicken. I’ve been wanting to visit Jo’s Cafe. As with most food trucks, they move around a lot. When I read they were headed to Tupelo Saturday, I made plans to visit! Most everything at Jo’s…

Southern Fish and Steak

Southern Fish and Steak @ 150 South Industrial road, Tupelo, MS. Thursday night SEAFOOD BUFFET!  Ok Folks, I was going through my Facebook feed and saw that Southern Fish and Steak was having a first time special seafood buffet and I knew right then where I’d be eating for dinner!  They will be having a…

Blog featured in Itawamba County Times Newspaper 

Check out my blog featured in the Itawamba County Times Newspaper! I want to thank News Coordinator Adam Armour for featuring me in his series, I am Itawamba.  Click on this link to read the full article: Itawamba County Times: Eating Out With Jeff Jones  Ok Folks, I’m just getting started, so stay tuned for more!  …

Leonelli’s Coffee Buzz

Leonelli’s Coffee Buzz @ 130 1st street SW, Hamilton, Alabama (On the Court Square). Open Tuesday – Friday from 7:00M – 2:00pm. They don’t take cards so bring some green. Although I live in a different state, I’ve been asked to check out Leonelli’s Coffee Buzz on more than one occasion. Well, I should point out…

Nautical Whimsey Italian Bistro & Wine Bar

Nautical Whimsey Italian Bistro & Wine Bar @ 210 West Main Street, Tupelo, MS.  Decided to stop by after work for Wine-down Wednesday, $3 per glass house wine. And of course, some “new to me” menu items. Tonight I’m trying the alligator Po Boy, loaded fries, and cannoli for desert.  The alligator Po Boy was…

Vanelli’s Bistro 

Vanelli’s Bistro @ 206 West Main, Tupelo, MS. Greek salad & House Pizza! When Vanelli’s Bistro opened recently in Downtown Tupelo, there was a sense of déjà vu in the air. Yes, they have a new game plan, but still possess the best qualities we’ve looked forward to over the years. From Voz Vanelli checking…

Feed your Senses 

I love visiting local restaurants not only for the culinary experience, but also for the beautiful architecture and creativity displayed when walking into the world they’ve created. Eating out is not just about experiencing new flavors. It’s also about feeding our senses. To be totally immersed in all they have created. Support LocaL – LIKE…

Forklift Restaurant 

Forklift @ 1103 West Jackson street, Tupelo, MS.   I’ve been following the evolution of David Leathers’ vision since it was first mentioned a while back. During its progression, it’s original name and architectural design has changed, but not the vision. To offer award winning food at great prices, while paying homage to his local…

Bankhead Bicycle Club Restaurant (closed)

Bankhead Bicycle Club Restaurant @ 108 West Bankhead Street, New Albany, MS.  Today I’m experiencing the Balsamic burger served with a side of their golden fried onion nest, Rina’s cheddar maple bacon potatoes, and for desert…the Jenny Sue. Oh, and the owner, Frank Vainisi, has a wide assortment of craft beer on tap and let…