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2013 University Ave.
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2530 Jackson Ave. W
Restaurant ListingsWhat's This?
Food: Fried and grilled chicken tenders
1927 Jackson Ave. W
Price: $5-$10Cool Features: The walls are flanked with huge pictures of Ole Miss football, providing visual images for our traditions.
Food: Down-home cooking
118 Courthouse Square
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: Very artsy restaurant with art by local artists above every booth. The bar at the front of the restaurant looks like an old house, and it's covered in Mississippi license plates.
Food: American cuisine
1931 Jackson Ave. W
(662) 234-2308 www.applebees.com
Food: Hamburgers, grilled chicken, salads, baked potatoes, shakes
1604 Jackson Ave. W
Food: Home-cooked vegetables and meats
1200 N. Lamar Blvd.
Price: $5-$10Cool Features: One regular is a professor and award-winning Labrador dog trainer. After he parks, he opens the back gate of his SUV and all of the dogs he's currently training are lying there. They never move or bark; it's really impressive.
Food: Fried and grilled chicken, chicken and dumplings, hot biscuits and gravy
1520 Jackson Ave. W
Food: European style breads and pastries, deli sandwiches, specialty coffee
923 Van Buren Ave.
Price: $5-$10Cool Features: A very artsy restaurant-a local hangout for visiting writers and musicians in the early morning hours. It's been featured several times on the Food Network and also on The Oprah Winfrey Show.
Food: Upscale family dining
309 N. Lamar Blvd.
B's Hickory Smoked Bar-B-Q
Food: Barbeque; smoked tenderloin, chicken, cornish hens, quail, ribs, pork tenderloin, beef brisket, hot wings, side dishes
1455 S. Lamar Blvd., Shell Food Mart
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: Even though this barbeque comes out of a gas station, there's nothing ordinary about it. It's some of the best you can get in town.
Food: Sandwiches, pastas and steaks
1101 Jackson Ave. W
Chevron Food Mart
Food: Sandwiches, egg rolls, burritos, chicken, homemade breakfast and plate lunches
502 S. Lamar Blvd.
Food: Eclectic new Southern cuisine
152 Courthouse Square
Price: $10-$20Cool Features: Great nightlife in the upstairs bar. It's especially a hot spot when the temperature is suitable to sit on the balcony and hang out with friends. Wine list available, reservations recommended.
Food: Pizza, breadsticks, and cinnamon sticks
1603 Jackson Ave. W
110 Courthouse Square
Price: $20-$30Cool Features: Great night scene in their upstairs bar, which sometimes features bands. Reservations recommended.
Food: Authentic Mexican enchiladas, burritos, tacos, and quesadillas
1908 Jackson Ave. W
Food: Barbeque, sandwiches, ribs, salads, peach and apple fried pies
800 N. Lamar Blvd.
Price: $5-$10Cool Features: Operating out of an old gas station, it seems like a little hole in the wall, but it has great food.
Food: Breakfast, steak, shrimp, fish, and catfish
1925 Jackson Ave. W
Food: Wraps, sandwiches, pastas, seafood, and entrees
1002 Jackson Ave. E
Lenny's Sub Shop
Food: Subs and sandwiches
2580 Jackson Ave. W
295 Alexander St.
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: Authentic food, nice location on Alexander Street
Moe's Southwestern Grill
Food: Southwest Mexican
1414 Jackson Ave. W
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: When any customer enters the doors, the employees shout, "Welcome to Moe's!"
Food: Seafood and steak
1309 University Ave.
Old Venice Pizza Company
Food: Traditional Italian dining, salads, calzones, pastas, and gourmet pizzas
1112 Van Buren Ave.
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: Great atmosphere with signed wine bottles hanging all over the back room's ceiling.
Oxford Steak Company
Food: Hand-cut steaks and pasta
302 S. 11th St.
Food: Pizza, breadsticks, cheese sticks
1506 Jackson Ave. W
Pearl Street Pasta
Food: Pastas and pizza
308 S. Lamar Blvd.
Food: Hamburgers, sandwiches, chicken, salads, homemade desserts, breakfast
2406 S. Lamar Blvd.
Food: Pizza and breadsticks
1103 Jackson Ave. W
Price: $5-$15Cool Features: They have a lunch buffet punch ticket, and you get your sixth buffet free.
Food: Hand-tossed pizza, grill food, pasta specials, salads
211 S. Lamar Blvd.
Price: $10-$20Cool Features: Great music venue; if you go at night around dinnertime, you will not have to pay the cover to get in to hear the band.
311 S. Lamar Blvd.
Price: $8-$15Cool Features: It's on the Square and has a bar downstairs with nightly drink specials.
Sizzler Steak House
Food: Steak, chicken, and seafood
Highway 6 E.
Square Books Café
Food: Desserts, cappuccino, and espresso
160 Courthouse Square
Price: $3-$8Cool Features: It's located in a local independent bookstore that has book signings a few times monthly.
Food: Catfish, steaks, and barbeque with all the trimmings
4 County Rd., Taylor
Price: $10-$25Cool Features: It's in Taylor, Mississippi, a tiny town 20 minutes outside of Oxford. It has great food and on Sunday nights there's a great bluegrass band. It's also a brown bag restaurant where you can bring your own beverages.
Food: American, steak, seafood
60 Browns Race
Price: $20-$35Cool Features: Seasonal outdoor dining on High Falls.
Two Stick Market
Food: Sushi, sashimi, and nagiri
1007 Harrison Ave.
Price: $10-$20Cool Features: Bands on Thursday and Friday nights.
Yocona River Inn
Food: Steaks, fresh seafood, vegetables, fresh-baked breads, desserts
842 Highway 334
Price: $15-$30Cool Features: Out of town. It's a favorite of students who want to take their date somewhere special, either for fun or for a formal function.
The Yogurt Shoppe
Food: Ice cream and frozen yogurt, including TCBY, Emack & Bolios, and Blue Bell
501 Bramlett Blvd., Chaney's Pharmacy
Price: $5-$10Cool Features: It's inside Chaney's Pharmacy, so you can get your prescriptions filled, buy things you need, and pay your phone bill-all at the same time.
Food: Chicken fingers, buffalo wings, salads
W. Jackson Ave. (in front of Super Wal-Mart)