Jackson Restaurant & Bar Guide
Oak Tree Lounge

617 Oak Street
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 783-5823

Don't be shocked when you arrive at 617 Oak Street. It actually looks like a house but it has been converted into a great eating and drinking establishment. This is one of those places that you will be more than happy that you checked it out. It has such a cozy quaint atmosphere. The servers make you feel at home and want to take care of any concerns you may have. The menu is really large and the portions are really huge, but yet the prices are reasonable. If you have a hankering for something but its not on the menu, they will even make that for you.

West Texas Barbeque Company

2190 Brooklyn Road
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 784-0510

Everyone seems to throw out that word authentic when it comes to cooking and especially barbecue. But in the case of 2190 Brooklyn Road, it really is true. They fill their barbecue pits with seasoned oak and hickory and everything is cooled low and slow. It is not a huge place so beware, but the food is so good that you really won't care if you have to wait. In fact, you may just get some to go and eat it in the car. We guarantee that if you sample their barbecue just once, you will be hooked for life.

Chilango's Mexican Grill

1020 East Ganson Street
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 795-1502

If there is anything you need to try at least once at 1020 East Ganson Street, it is the build your own burrito experience. So many things to pick from. The venue itself is not much to write home about in terms of d├ęcor or atmosphere but when you are biting into the delicious menu items served up here you won't really care. They serve your food in a prompt manner so if you go in hungry you won't have long to wait. You will love the authentic tastes you will get here.

Roxy Cafe

606 North West Avenue
Jackson, MI 49202
(517) 788-7766

Stay away from the chains. This is the spot that you need to be. Here you will be able to have a great conversation with the wait staff, enjoy some quality food and drink, and leave with money still in your pocket. In fact, we would take it a step further. The food at 606 North West Avenue is not just quality, it is actually more like comfort food. They are famous for their breakfast so we suggest that you start there and then move up from there.

Schlenkers Sandwich Shop

1104 East Ganson Street
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 783-1667

This is one of those places where you will feel like you have taken a time travel experience. It is a kick back to another time, an old fashioned burger joint that has a quaint feel and sense about it. They will cook your burger to absolute perfection and the bun is the best you will have ever experienced. You need to know that this is a cash only place so keep in that mind before you come. And oh, did we mention the price, you won't believe how low your bill will be. So, get to 1104 East Ganson Street, you will not be sorry.

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse

915 North Wisner Street
Jackson, MI 49202
(517) 315-4970

Talk about a unique dining experience. Stop by 915 North Wisner Street and be served the freshest, most delicious, perfectly prepared food along with quality beverages. And we must say something about the excellent service staff. They provide great personalized customer service where you truly feel like you are a special patron. We highly recommend this establishment for lunch and dinner. The sushi and hibachi will please you beyond measure.