NEWS on LIFE, WORK, & PLAY in Mississippi's College Town

BIN 612: Featured Restaurant Review

The Quick Bite: The Restaurant: BIN 612 The Chef de Cuisine: Paul Brasfield The Dishes: Late Night --  The Cramwich Chicken Fried Rice Nathan’s Hot Dog Cheese Fries Any other time -- BBQ Chicken Pizza BIN Burger Grilled Salmon Taco Fried Shrimp Taco The Details: I had a mission.  For … [Read more...]

The Veranda: Featured Restaurant Review

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 … [Read more...]

Two Brothers Smoked Meats: Featured Restaurant Review

It's Taco Tuesday, and we're excited to share our next stop on Mississippi's Culinary Town, our video series featuring the best of Starkville's culinary community along with kid chef, Mark Coblentz, and local food critic, Jay Reed! Take a look at the guys' adventure with Barton Dinkins, chef at Two … [Read more...]

Central Station Grill: Feature Restaurant Review

The Quick Bite: The Restaurant: Central Station Grill The Executive Chef: Leon Jefferson The Dishes: Appetizer -- Double-Battered Fried Okra with Chipotle Ranch Sauce Salad: Crawfish Caprese Entrees: Pesto Crusted Catfish on Almond Basmati Rice Pilaf, with Roasted Red Pepper Remoulade, and … [Read more...]

Restaurant Tyler: Featured Restaurant Review

The Quick Bite: The Restaurant: Restaurant Tyler The Executive Chef: Tyler Thames The Chef de Cuisine: John Fitzgerald The Pastry Chef: Claudia “Bery” Gordon The Dishes: Soup -- Beet Bisque with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Reduction Appetizers -- Duck Boudin BBQ Okra Brunch -- Omelet … [Read more...]

The Camphouse: Featured Restaurant Review

The Quick Bite: The Restaurant:  The CampHouse The Chef Team:  Everette Hill Jordan Hartley The Parfait Maven: Leslie “L.J.” Jennies The Dishes: The J-Hon Salad Patty Melt with Seasoned Fries BBQ Pork Mac-n-Cheese S’mores Cheesecake Parfait The Details: For much of my life I have heard … [Read more...]