Southern Gastropub in Jackson Mississippi | The Barrelhouse

MISSISSIPPI - Located in the heart of Jackson's historic Fondren district, Barrelhouse is a southern-inspired gastropub. It offers a wide variety of classic American dishes, craft beer and wine, and a large selection of Southern-style craft cocktails. The bartenders are happy to suggest the perfect drink for you, and the staff will also suggest food and drink combinations.

Southern Gastropub in Jackson Mississippi | The Barrelhouse
Photo: Barrelhouse Jackson MS


Barrelhouse in Jackson, MS, offers a modern take on the traditional gastropub.  The restaurant has an extensive beer list and a fully stocked bar. Food selections include salads and juicy burgers. You can also order Tex-Mex appetizers and Cajun signature dishes.

The Barrelhouse serves lunch and brunch on Saturdays. The building was built in 1946 and had previously been an antique market. In recent years, it has been refurbished and reopened as a gastropub.

Located in downtown Jackson, Barrelhouse serves Southern fare. The menu consists of a wide array of Southern comfort foods and traditional pub dishes. The menu includes fried chicken, ribs, and fried pork chops. The sides are a bit more diverse. Some popular items include green beans, yams, and Mac & cheese. A banana pudding is also a popular dessert.

Barrelhouse is named for its architectural barrel-vaulted ceiling. The menu is modern but heavy on Southern influences. Dishes include shrimp and grits, a shrimp po-boy, a classic burger, and meatballs with three sauces.