When visiting a new vacation destination, the best way to learn more about the local culture is indulging in the delectable cuisine. Here in the South, we offer an assortment of exceptional flavors and regionally inspired tastes to complement each unique city. Some of our favorite food at Fairview Inn can be found at the seafood restaurants in Jackson, MS! Whether you want to try our Mississippi favorites or savor traditional dishes, you’re sure to get your fill at one of these fine dining establishments!
Before traveling to the Magnolia State, request a copy of our free Vacation Guide to Jackson, Mississippi! You’ll find our top recommendations for some of the best seafood restaurants in Jackson, MS, as well as historic sites and outdoor activities. Our guide also showcases the unique accommodations and wonderful amenities at Fairview Inn!
4 of the Best Seafood Restaurants in Jackson, MS
With a delightful array of delicious things to try and a selection of places to eat, you’re sure to find the perfect meal. Here are our suggestions for the most delightful seafood restaurants in Jackson, MS!
Saltine Oyster Bar
Saltine Oyster Bar, one of the most popular seafood restaurants in Jackson, MS, is just a 1-mile trip from Fairview Inn. This modern yet rustic restaurant offers some of the best lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch dishes in the Magnolia State. Our guests’ favorites include Gulf Shrimp & Grits, Fried Oyster Po’Boy, Wood-Fired Biloxi Snapper, and Loaded Biscuits & Gravy. You’ll find a gorgeous selection of exquisite wines, on-tap beers, and signature cocktails!
Drago’s Seafood Restaurant
Since 1969, Drago’s Seafood Restaurant in Jackson, MS, has and continues to provide indulgent cuisine as well as an inviting atmosphere. Regarded as the “Home of the Original Charbroiled Oysters,” this eatery offers some of the finest seafood in the area. In fact, there are two other locations, one in Metairie, LA, and another in New Orleans, LA. When you visit, an order of the oysters is a must but also try the Boudin Stuffed Shrimp seasoned with Cajun flavors!
Experience Crawdad Hole in Jackson, MS, one of our beloved dive seafood restaurants, just a quick 2-mile drive from Fairview Inn! Since 1995, The Crawdad Hole has been serving the best boiled crawfish and seafood the South has to offer. You can taste the homemade-inspired flavors of the crawfish, crab legs, and shrimp, and experience at atmosphere that is sure to amaze you.
Cock of the Walk
Cock of the Walk is located just outside of Jackson and is one of the most authentic seafood restaurants in Ridgeland, MS. We urge you to try the catfish, hushpuppies, and fried dill pickles. Whether you enjoy your meal fried, grilled, or blackened, you’ll discover the perfect dish to satisfy your culinary cravings!
Book Your Stay at Fairview Inn
After experiencing the wonderful seafood restaurants in Jackson, MS, unwind at Fairview Inn. Our boutique hotel offers a myriad of delightful amenities including an on-site restaurant, rejuvenating spa, and literary-inspired lounge. We invite you to browse our lavish selection of guest rooms and reserve the ideal retreat for your getaway. Each of our 18 accommodations showcases stunning antiques, an abundance of natural light, and views of our Southern city.
We can’t wait to host you this year!