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Big Apple Inn

509 N Farish St, Jackson, MS 39202-3202
+1 601-354-4549
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
14 Jun 2018
“Well completed a bucket list item with my Pig Ear Sandwich”
19 Sep 2017
“Pig Ear Sandwich and Sausage. ”
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509 N Farish St, Jackson, MS 39202-3202
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I was driving to Dallas Tex from Atlanta GA and had seen this place on the Travel Channel Delicious Destinations and planned a stop. Well Monday they were closed. Note to self check hours before planning trip stops. So Icam by on the way back....More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Tom_PGR
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

These are amazing. I liked both very much. If your not southern keep an open mind. We live differently down here. To Les F from Massachusetts you're right you do not belong here.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The historic Big Apple Inn has been around since 1935 and is known for its pig ears. Having heard that TV food experts Boudrain, Zimmern and Fieri visited here, I decided to take it in also. Big mistake. The restaurant is located in a shabby...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Les F
Reviewed 18 May 2017

While in Jackson I had to stop by the Big Apple Inn for a Pig Ear Sandwich as seen on a show that featured Mississippi cuisine. Once I located the restaurant on the edge of downtown, it was about to go down! Entering the Big...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Bgreenard
Reviewed 8 May 2017

During my search for a good hot tamale in Jackson, I stumbled across the Red Apple Inn. I was able to satisfy my craving for hot tamales AND cross off pig ears from my bucket list. The flavor of these snacks alone will bring me...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank waxandgold
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I really enjoyed this restaurant in historic downtown Jackson, MS. I ordered the pig ear sandwich and tamales both of these dishes were prepared well. The culture in the restaurant is extremely unique and would recommend anyone to try it once.

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank pmehran06
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stopped in for lunch. I think there is only 3 things on the menu. Sausage sandwich, which I ordered. Cost. $1.50. Pigs ear sandwich, which we passed on and there were tamales, which came in 6's or 12's. There small and 6 was enough,...More

Date of visit: September 2016
2  Thank jonbarb
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Even though this might not be the best food in the world. It's worth eating there. It's good, it's cheap, it's a whole in the wall BUT it's a landmark and part of historic Farish St. in Jackson. Unfortunately all the chains are taking over...More

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank roni994
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We all like for our food to be cared for and handled by the food regulation standards set forth. Therefore, staff should not have their children and grandchildren behind the counter where and while your patron's food is being prepared. The workplace is not always...More

Date of visit: May 2016
4  Thank snickerdoodle2016
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We dropped by for lunch a week ago. It's truly a local haunt and had a line of people waiting on to-go orders. You order at the counter and wait for your name to be called. Drinks are dispensed, self serve, from a machine. Be...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank Robert A
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16 October 2017|
Response from Les F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know.
Terrilicia R
1 June 2017|
Response from Bgreenard | Reviewed this property |
I would think pork sausages. Call them 601-354-4549.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
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Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 N Farish St, Jackson, MS 39202-3202
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-354-4549
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