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Starkville Restaurant Week Feature Restaurant Review: THE VERANDA

The Quick Bite: The Restaurant: The Veranda The Chef-Owner: Jay Yates The Dishes: Appetizer — Stuffed Fried Green Tomato Entrees — Striped Bass with Shiitake Risotto and Marinated Avocado Shepherd’s Pie with Garlic Toast Dessert — Chocolate Eclair Parfait The Details: What a great night to sit on the veranda.  The sun was setting, the air had a touch of crispness… More

Introducing Featured SRW Restaurant Reviews from a Starkville Native Son

As part of our celebration of Starkville’s vibrant culinary scene during Restaurant Week, the Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau is very excited to welcome Jay Reed to our website for a series of guest posts. Jay pens the popular “Eats One Ate” Starkville Daily News column, as well as a blog of the same name. Beginning tomorrow… More

2016 SRW Charity Profile: Vets for Vets

Final preparations are underway for Starkville Restaurant Week beginning on Monday, March 28, and we are getting excited to see what our 29 participating restaurants will have to offer! You can look forward to an eclectic array of cuisine choices, showcasing some of Starkville’s favorite menu items. Plus, we think they will have a few… More

2016 SRW Charity Profile: Grassroots Animal Rescue

It’s time to showcase our second Starkville Restaurant Week Charity Finalist of the week! SRW 2016 is just days away, and it’s time to plan your eating with breakfast, lunch, dinner and every snack in between at one of our great participating restaurants. Don’t forget to VOTE every time you eat! One of our deserving… More

2016 SRW Charity Profile: Starkville Backpack Buddies

Starkville Restaurant Week is almost here, and one of the things we’re most excited about is showcasing our three Charity Finalists who have been nominated by the community. For the past four years, Cadence Bank, our Gold Charity Sponsor, has generously provided $5000 to the local charity receiving the most ballots during Restaurant Week. This money is… More

May We Have This DANCE? Your NCAA Tourney Weekend Guide

March Madness has arrived in Mississippi’s College Town, and Starkville is proud to serve as one of the host sites for the 2016 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. Bulldog fans and our friends from UT Chattanooga, Michigan State, and Belmont can look forward to great action on the court beginning on Friday at 11:00 a.m. No matter which… More

unWINE Downtown This Week: Preview Our Wine List

It’s almost here! The weather may not seem very spring-like, but the fashions and fun with friends will celebrate the season this Thursday during our first unWINE Downtown installment of 2016! Sixteen of your favorite Downtown shops will be participating in what promises to be a fun night for all. Each store will offer 20% everything,… More

Souper Bowl Honors and an Award-Winning Recipe

SOUPer Bowl 2016 is in the books, and we were delighted to host a great crowd at the Dawg House Sports Grill for delicious soups! As one of our favorite winter-time events, SOUPer Bowl offers a great opportunity to see some of our local chefs at work, and this year’s soup creativity did not disappoint…. More

First Look at our SOUPer Bowl Line-up…

Super Bowl weekend is almost here, and the Broncos and Panthers aren’t the only teams getting ready for a heated contest. This Saturday, the Starkville Convention & Visitors Bureau presents our annual SOUPer BOWL, and ten of your favorite local restaurants will be vying for bragging rights! The 2016 SOUPer Bowl will be held on Saturday, February… More