The American South is known for its grandiose hospitality, perhaps nowhere more so than in Mississippi. The place is so friendly that it calls itself the Hospitality State — Mississippians know how to welcome guests into their homes. They also know how to welcome guests at the state’s many excellent restaurants, bars, and barbecue joints, the best of which we’ve rounded up as part of our first annual guide to the best food and drink in every state.
- Jackson Mississippi
- Steve’s Deli: Jackson’s Cool Deli Offers Personal Attention, Terrific Food