Quality Inn & Suites Jackson Int'l Airport
360 Gilchrist Drive
Pearl, MS 39208
Phone: (601) 932-4025
Fax: (601) 932-4119
Bars & Cafes
Prepared with freshly roasted beans from Seattle, it's clear that Mocha Mugs takes coffee seriously. With a varied selection of signature preparations, they offer everything from classic lattes to more indulgent and inventive beverages like the Turtle with chocolate, caramel, hazelnut, espresso & whipped topping or the S’more with toasted marshmallow. The ambiance is casual and bright, making it a pleasant spot to spend a couple of hours.
Cups Espresso Cafe offers a casual, modern atmosphere to enjoy a quick bite or catch up with friends. The talented barristas whip up a variety of signature concoctions to keep your love for coffee strong like the Capitol Street with whipped cream and caramel to the Shot In the Dark prepared with a single shot of pure coffee.
With a wide selection of mouth-watering frozen treats, Bop's is the perfect place to indulge your sweet tooth. Their signature preparations of sundaes, smoothies, shakes and cakes like the Anna Banana, Mocha Chocha Ya Ya and Sweet Kitty Kat will leave you wanting more. Stop by with friends or family for a fun evening out enjoying their tasty treats.
Cups is known for their refreshing espressos and has quite a fan following around the city. Their coffee selection is varied and if you are a coffee lover, this place will prove to be your heaven. From medium roast, dark roast to signature flavors and decaf, everything can be found under their roof. This location of the coffee chain sees a surge of patrons who come here for their early morning caffeine fix. During the day, the place is explored by young professionals and students, who visit the cafe to get work done in solitude. Their gorgeous patio is perfect for those seeking solitude with a book; in the company of friendly baristas and a warm ambiance, here you won't know how time passed by.
Inspired heavily by Cajun cuisine, Monte's Steak & Seafood is a popular restaurant. The most popular dishes on the menu are the Stuffed Shrimp Chef Monte and the Bourbon Street Ribeye that is coated with a special Cajun flavored sauce.The Stuffed Catfish and the Chicken Linguini are also good. The venue is casual and welcoming, with a staff that genuinely cares about the diners. It is packed most of the time, even thronged by the glamorous crowd who like to grab a leisurely meal in its classy ambience. The bar has TV screens for uninhibited match viewing.
Located on the west side of town within the lobby of the Coliseum Hotel, this fun place is known to many locals as the site of the "Happiest Hour in Town." The restaurant offers a fine selection of Mexican specialties and appetizers, with special seating available for meetings or private parties. Most come for the drinks—especially the frozen margaritas—including a good number of area residents who know a good time when they see one. Catering service and an economical kids' menu are also provided.
This relaxed and decidedly hip restaurant also offers a brewpub and the best live music in the state. The downtown spot offers distinctly Southern fare, including red beans and rice, po' boys, burgers, quiches and seafood, with a creative twist and a variety of sandwiches. A blackboard reveals the daily plate lunch (three vegetables and a meat). All items are moderately priced. Keep your eyes peeled, as actors who regularly film in the state like to hang out here. Be sure to check out the Elvis décor in the bathroom.
Fire Club in Jackson, Mississippi clearly leads the pack of nightclubs in Jackson. It hosts the 'Battle of the Bands' contest to bring out the best musical talent this side of the Mississippi. Fire is also known for its hip nightlife, great rock music and the cool air-conditioning system. The crowds line up daily to rock the night and party for as long as the law will let them. Don't get left behind, don't fight the fire.
The Voodoo Lounge located at the back of Mardi Gras on the south side, is a great lounge for a weekend or after work zone out space. With 3 bars, a stage, DJ booth and great sound systems Voodoo is great for any party, event hosting. Live music being one of their specialty, making it one of the better entertainment based venues around.
Martin's, a Mississippi original since 1953, offers perhaps the largest selection of beers (both domestic and imports) wine, and spirits in the state. It also boasts an affordable lunch buffet featuring classic Southern cuisine such as red beans, rice, and shrimp creole. Their dinner menu has enough appetizers, entrees, and sides to please any palate. There is also a short order menu. During late nights, Martin's offers live music, karaoke, and open mics. Hospitality reigns here, with the friendliest bar staff in all of Jackson, an attentive and courteous wait staff, and a local crowd from all walks of life.
Occupying the second floor of an old brick building at the corner of Fortification and Jefferson streets, this cozy pub is as known for its raucous parties as it is for its warm and quiet moments. A model train circles overhead as local bands take the stage, and big plates of Irish stew, shepherd's pie and the signature Beef Boxty satisfy the need for stick-to-your-ribs fulfillment. A menu of great bar appetizers is also available, featuring such eats as fried dill pickles. A comprehensive bar doles out great Irish malt whiskeys and stouts. For a twist, try the Guinness and 7UP.
A hip and happening joint, Underground 119 is your haunt if you like to indulge in a night full of music as you nurse an exotic drink in your hand. Head here if you seek the ultimate in music and entertainment to lift your spirits up. Patrons swear by the mouthwatering tapas on offer as they dig into delectable snacks that make them swoon in delight. Jive to exciting jazz tunes or shake a leg to some blues tune and enjoy a lively night out. Live performances are lined up by the dozen and promise to keep you enthralled and coming back for more! Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.