Dining, Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Best Cheap Happy Hour: Coyote Blues

Best Cheap Happy Hour: Coyote Blues If Louisiana and Mexico were neighbors, Coyote Blues would be a border town. The Cajun-meets-Mexican restaurant pairs its delicious fare with a daily happy hour from 11 a.m. to...
Dining, Editors' Pick

Best New Breakfast Option: Beagle Bagel

Best New Breakfast Option: Beagle Bagel The Ridgeland restaurant recently took hold on Jackson Avenue to feed Oxonians three meals a day. With freshly baked bagels daily, the café is proud to make its menu...
Dining, Editors' Pick

Best Boozy Brunch: Rafters Music and Food

Best Boozy Brunch: Rafters Music and Food Brunch is just breakfast without booze. Rafters mixes its specialty drinks with an amazing half breakfast, half lunch Cajun menu. Treat yourself to a Red and Blue alongside...
Dining, Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Best Food Truck: YoknapaTaco

Best Food Truck: YoknapaTaco The first Oxford food truck has become a local favorite in its two years in town. Serving lunches in different locations during the week as well as feeding the hungry masses...
Dining, Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Best Wine Bar: The Wine Bar

Best Wine Bar: The Wine Bar The Wine Bar delivers exactly what its simplistic title promises. The elegant aesthetic is perfect for an intimate date night with its seasonal menu and wine list plus a...
Dining, Editors' Pick

Best Oxford Bites for $10 or Less

Best Oxford Bites for $10 or Less Sushi is everywhere in Oxford, and Kabuki was one of the first to bring the delicious fish dishes to the Rebels. The Japanese hibachi restaurant’s Rock ‘n’ Roll,...
Dining, Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Best Hangover Cure: The Good Ol’ Boy at Big Bad Breakfast

Best Hangover Cure: The Good Ol’ Boy The morning after a rough Ole Miss football loss, the best cure is an unlimited cup of coffee and the magic of Big Bad Breakfast. The Good Ol’...
Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Best Townie Bar: City Grocery

Best Townie Bar: City Grocery Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name, and townies can’t spend a night at City Grocery’s upstairs bar without running into a handful of long-lost friends enjoying...
Editors' Pick, Nightlife

Undergrad Bar: Funkys Pizza and Daiquiri Bar

Best Undergrad Bar: Funkys Funkys, Oxford’s lone daiquiri bar, is the place to be for the Ole Miss student. Along with the numerous neon machines mixing daiquiris behind the full bar, Funkys also offers 17...
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Best Luxury Tailgating Gifts: Katherine Beck

Best Luxury Tailgating Gifts: Katherine Beck Katherine Beck Gifts is your go-to spot for Grove essentials. Personalized cups, cocktail napkins, and accessories for you and your tent make the perfect addition to your game day...
Editors' Pick, Services

Best Salon for African-American Hair: Tammy’s Hair Gallery

Best Salon for African-American Hair: Tammy’s Hair Gallery Tammy Herod’s been in the business for 30 years and we were hard-pressed to find a customer who hasn’t walked away wowed by everything her salon offers...
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Best Fashion Splurge: Blue Delta Jean Company

Best Fashion Splurge: Blue Delta Jean Company Everyone knows a good pair of jeans can change your life. Blue Delta Jean Company knows this truth full well. Tucked in an alley off the Square, the...
Editors' Pick, Services

Best Life Photographer: Danny Klimetz

Best Life Photographer: Danny Klimetz If you’re into moments of your life looking like magic, let the incomparable Danny Klimetz freeze time and capture your most cherished memories. Whether its family portraits, weddings, or engagements,...
Editors' Pick, Nightlife, Services

Best Taxi Alternative: Uber

Best Taxi Alternative: Uber When Uber made its way to our tiny hamlet, traditionalists were skeptical. However, today the ride-sharing company has pioneered its way to the top. A cheap and convenient way to travel,...
Editors' Pick, Shopping

Best Gifts for Foodies: Mississippi Madness

Best Gifts for Foodies: Mississippi Madness Need a gift for your favorite foodie? Mississippi Madness is your answer to all your aperitif needs. Pick up a bag of classic Southern cheese straws or a bottle...
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Best Hostess Gifts: Amelia Presents

Best Hostess Gifts: Amelia Presents Showing up empty-handed to a dinner party isn’t an option, but you’re tired of the same old bottle of wine. We get it. Amelia Presents—now in a new location in...
Editors' Pick, Shopping

Best Gifts for Ex-Oxonians: Olive Juice

Best Gifts for Ex-Oxonians: Olive Juice We get it. It’s hard to leave this Velvet Ditch. When it comes to indulging an ex-Oxonian’s nostalgia, Olive Juice is the place. Oil portraits of iconic Oxford landmarks,...
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Best Quirky Gifts: Off-Square Books

Best Quirky Gifts: Off-Square Books What do you get for the person who has everything? Let Off-Square Books be your guide. Find all the things you never knew you needed at this off-beat shop.
Editors' Pick, Shopping

Best Vinyl Shop: End of All Music

Best Vinyl Shop: End of All Music Get your hands on some old classics or discover some new ones at this unassuming stand-alone building. End of All Music is the ultimate Oxford destination for music...
Attractions, Editors' Pick

Reason to Take a Staycation: The Chancellor’s House

Best Reason to Take a Staycation: The Chancellor’s House Get away without really getting away at Oxford’s newest solution to luxurious lodging. Offering refined southern elegance in a classic, soothing environment, The Chancellor’s House on the...