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Julep Restaurant & Bar

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4500 I-55 North, Suite 105, Jackson, MS 39211-5509 (Northside Drive and Frontage Road)
(601) 362-1411
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: At Julep we believe too much of a good thing can be wonderful. And that's...
At Julep we believe too much of a good thing can be wonderful. And that's exactly what you can expect when you experience the delightfully creative menu featuring the freshest and finest ingredients presented in the most unexpected fare imaginable!
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Romance
Bar scene
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Chicken was good

On business trip in which one of our staff talked highly about this find from two years ago. We all had the award winning half of whole chicken in a glaze. Yes, we all agreed that the chicken was excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
Steven L
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Illinois
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The menu's OK. Can't complain, but I can't gush, either. It's a little pricey for what it is. The see-and-be-seen crowd seems to like it.

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Jackson, Mississippi
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We asked for the fried chicken without the honey drizzle. It was served with so we sent back. They rinsed the honey off and sent out the same chicken. The side of green beans was canned with a lot of salt added to it. Bad meal.

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Illinois
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

On business trip in which one of our staff talked highly about this find from two years ago. We all had the award winning half of whole chicken in a glaze. Yes, we all agreed that the chicken was excellent.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We were passing threw Jackson on I-55 and found this place on TripAdvisor so stopped in. I got the Mahi Mahi cajun sandwich and it was so over spiced and salty I had to send it back. My husband got the catfish tacos and there was not much catfish to speek of. The service was very good but I don't... More 

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Ohio
Top Contributor
191 reviews 191 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were searching for fried chicken before making the trek back north. The internet led us to Julep's. It's a bit eclectic looking when you enter, but is truly southern. Our waitress was nice and fairly efficient, but we couldn't get past the y'all and gum-chewing. We went because of the review of their fried chicken, so that is what... More 

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Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Dropping off I-55 after Thanksgiving and not looking forward to fast food we happened on Julep Restaurant and Bar. The Ole Miss/MS State game was on in the bar attracting mild interest from the few people in the place. We were surprised there were so few people. The menu was excellent, the prices reasonable and the restaurant casually attractive with... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I was looking forward to this place because it had a high rating on trip advisor. I went the first time for brunch on Sunday. I ordered the crab-cake breakfast. When it arrived it was cold. The sweet tea was excellent. I thought maybe I just didn't order the right thing so I went back and ordered the fried chicken... More 

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Cordova, Tennessee, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Growing up in New Orleans with a Creole Grandmother, I am very particular about my Crawfish Etouffee. So once a month, when I am in Jackson, I have to visit Ms Dorthy at Julep and get my Etouffee Fix. Additionally, they do a darn good Gumbo and a Crawfish Pasta so I don’t overdose. Whether you’re a Louisiana Bayou Country... More 

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Brandon, Mississippi
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

It has been a while since I visited Julep Restaurant in Highland Village. I met some friends for lunch and we had a very nice, relaxed meal. The waiter and service was really good. Each of us had something different and everything looked great. I had the strawberry salad which was very good and plenty for a meal. The restaurant... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I recently relocated to Jackson and have read several reviews touting Julep's fried chicken as some of the best in the city, indeed the nation. I finally stopped by for Sunday brunch, ordered the fried chicken, and left unsatisfied. After placing my order, I was surprised when my food arrived in less than five minutes. I barely had a chance... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4500 I-55 North, Suite 105, Jackson, MS 39211-5509
    (Northside Drive and Frontage Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: (601) 362-1411

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

At Julep we believe too much of a good thing can be wonderful. And that's exactly what you can expect when you experience the delightfully creative menu featuring the freshest and finest ingredients presented in the most unexpected fare imaginable!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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