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1908 Provisions

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734 Fairview St, Jackson, MS 39202-1624 (North State Street)
+1 601-948-3429
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: 1908 Provisions provides a casual and exciting dining experience where...
1908 Provisions provides a casual and exciting dining experience where guests can enjoy seasonal dishes prepared by Executive Chef Gary Hawkins. Nestled in the heart of Jackson’s Belhaven neighborhood, 1908 Provisions, is the perfect place to sit, unwind, and enjoy unique cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Our dishes are inspired by the innovative flavors of California and rooted with classic Southern tradition. Celebrating fresh, local, and seasonal products, our menus change regularly, sourcing what is available at its best.
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Good for:
Fine Dining

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Visitor rating
  • 49
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Birthday Lunch

A great restaurant for celebrating celebrating special occasions. My milestone birthday lunch was handled by the waitress and chef with ease. My guests were able to order off the menu and all the meals were delicious. A worthwhile stop for lunch, dinner, and or brunch when visitig Jackson.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Elaine39204
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Jackson, Mississippi
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  • Fine Dining
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Jackson, Mississippi
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A great restaurant for celebrating celebrating special occasions. My milestone birthday lunch was handled by the waitress and chef with ease. My guests were able to order off the menu and all the meals were delicious. A worthwhile stop for lunch, dinner, and or brunch when visitig Jackson.

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Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Located behind the Fairview in Belhaven, this restaurant is delightful as well as delicious for evening dining (no lunch service). Parking is not the best, You must park in the parking lot of the medical building next door after 5. But the food, atmosphere and service more than make up for the parking. Their cocktails are absolutely awesome. There is... More 

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Vicksburg, Mississippi
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I have only been to the Sunday brunch buffet and not the normal order-from-the-menu restaurant, so this review is incomplete. But regarding the Sunday brunch buffet, the meal was outstanding. It has been consistently excellent since I first went when it was called Sophia’s. It is a small, all-you-can-eat buffet – only about 2 dozen items on 4 tables –... More 

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brandon, ms
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Our group dined at the Fairview Inn's restaurant last Saturday night, and 1908 outdid themselves both in service and quality of food. Passed hors d'oeuvres included smoked lamb belly, crab salad, catfish potstickers, and bacon beignets. First course was scallops; second course was a wonderful salad of beets, oranges, fennel and mint with honey Ricotta; third course was a rice-crusted... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

We were so disappointed with our experience at 1908 Provisions. My family (all adults) had eaten here before when it was called Sophia's, but this was our first - and only - time since the change to "1908 Provisions." Hands-down, this was the worst dining experience I've had in years. The menu didn't contain full descriptions of the offerings, and... More 

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Innkeeper-Jackson, Public Relations Manager at 1908 Provisions, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about your experience, I assure you this is not our usual level of service. We apologize for your disappointing visit to 1908 Provisions and hope that you give us another try and chance to redeem ourselves in 2015. More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

My family and I had decided to go to 1908 provisions for a nice holiday meal. Our server seemed very disengaged from the beginning and as we asked him questions about the menu, he could not give us a straight answer. We had to wait what seemed to be an unusual long time for our drinks and ended up asking... More 

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Innkeeper-Jackson, Public Relations Manager at 1908 Provisions, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about your experience, I assure you this is not our usual level of service. We apologize for your disappointing visit to 1908 Provisions and hope that you give us another try and chance to redeem ourselves in 2015. More 

Brewster, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Creative chef's menu. Friendly helpful service. Exceptional salad. Entrees were locally sourced and interesting.

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Innkeeper-Jackson, Public Relations Manager at 1908 Provisions, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we are so pleased to hear you loved your experience at 1908 Provisions and hope to see you again soon! More 

Oxford, Mississippi
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

To me, what sets a great restaurant apart from a good one is the flavor. A great chef finds a way to impart delicious and unique flavors to his cuisine. The flavor is what sets 1908 apart. My wife had the scallops on baby kale with quinoa pesto. The scallops were done perfectly, and their fresh flavor was complemented perfectly... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

If you're in Jackson on Sunday do not miss the brunch here. Great variety of excellent foot and great southern hospitality. An absolutely charming place to eat. I'm certain the Jackson establishment eats here each week and it's a wonderful business -casual place that dresses up or down. Don't miss it and save room for dessert!

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We were staying in the Fairview Inn recently and were so pleased to find a rated restaurant attached. The menu options were extensive with many a 'twist' available to try. The setting is modern and relaxed with tables set apart. I agree with another reviewer, that it was nice to have a chat and share a laugh with the staff.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 734 Fairview St, Jackson, MS 39202-1624
    (North State Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-948-3429

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 45
  • Cuisine: American, Californian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining

Description

1908 Provisions provides a casual and exciting dining experience where guests can enjoy seasonal dishes prepared by Executive Chef Gary Hawkins. Nestled in the heart of Jackson’s Belhaven neighborhood, 1908 Provisions, is the perfect place to sit, unwind, and enjoy unique cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Our dishes are inspired by the innovative flavors of California and rooted with classic Southern tradition. Celebrating fresh, local, and seasonal products, our menus change regularly, sourcing what is available at its best.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?