Mississippi Guide

With international fare and a distinguished musical past, make Mississippi your next destination to explore a hotbed of Southern culture. Choose among hundreds of eateries showcasing standout items or appreciate the coziness smaller cities pride themselves on. Our city guides help you make the most of your time here.

explore mississippi heading-plus-icon

Chef Cooper Miller of Tupelo, Mississippi, cooking at Atlanta Food & Wine

Meet Chef Cooper Miller | Video

Chef Cooper Miller is at the center of Tupelo's ever-changing food scene, leading the way in innovative Southern-style food.

Nick Wallace

Meet Chef Nick Wallace | Video

Chef Nick Wallace is a celebrated executive chef, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who brings innovative ideas to southern Mississippi food.

Milton image

Meet Chef Milton Joachim | Video

Chef Milton Joachim is known for his creativity in crafting seafood dishes, which he brings to his city Gulfport, Mississippi, and beyond.

The Local Palate Marketplace Ad: I'm Just Here for the Snacks

shop the south

Discover the Local Palate's thoughtfully curated selection of regional food products.