Nightlife

Best Bartender: Joe Stinchcomb (Saint Leo)

Best Bartender: Joe Stinchcomb An overwhelming number of voters picked Saint Leo bar manager Joe Stinchcomb as the town’s top bartender, which is saying a lot in a town known for its thriving bar scene....
Nightlife

Best Bar: The Library

Best Bar: The Library If you’re spending a night on the square, it better include the Library. Stop by during the week for some delicious food—the burgers are excellent—or on the weekend for a party....
Dining, Nightlife

Best Late Night Food: Four Corners Chevron

Best Late Night Food: Four Corners Chevron It’s a rite of passage in Oxford: a long night on the Square followed by chicken-on-a-stick after the bars close. The world-famous and aptly-named treat isn’t the only...
Dining, Nightlife

Best Date Night Spot: Snackbar

Best Date Night Spot: Snackbar A three-time finalist for the prestigious James Beard best chef of the South award, Snackbar’s head chef Vishwesh Bhatt clearly knows his stuff. Serving up a mix of classic French...
Dining, Nightlife

Best Gas Station Food: Lindsey’s Chevron

Best Gas Station Food: Lindsey’s Chevron Sure you could get the chicken-on-a-stick (and it would be delicious), but you should definitely try the chicken salad too. It’s made from loads of shredded white meat with...
Nightlife

Best Happy Hour: Rooster’s

Best Happy Hour: Rooster’s Happy Hour is aptly named at Rooster’s Blues House, where beer is just $1 and whiskey or vodka drinks are $2. The savings are even sweeter during the summer, when you...
Nightlife, Shopping

Best Liquor Store: Kiamie’s

Best Liquor Store: Kiamie’s Open for more than a half-century, Kiamie’s is an Oxford institution. And it isn’t just the joint’s longevity that keep people coming back—owner A.J. Kiamie is committed to providing a great...
Nightlife

Best Cocktail: Snackbar

Best Cocktails: Snackbar Mixologists at Snackbar can create pretty much libation you can imagine. However, ordering a specialty cocktail from their ever-changing menu is always a good idea. Try the Of Spice and Gin or...
Attractions, Dining, Nightlife

Best Kept Secret: Secret Grilled Cheese

Best-Kept Secret: Secret Grilled Cheese Have you ever wanted mozzarella sticks, but covered in cheese, bacon and ranch on a sandwich? You’re in luck. Through a door down Faulkner’s Alley, beside Old Venice Pizza, is...
Attractions, Nightlife

Best Rooftop: The Coop at the Graduate Oxford

Best Rooftop: The Coop at the Graduate Oxford Atop the fourth floor of The Graduate Hotel, The Coop offers an amazing view of Oxford. The vintage space, which is both elegant and a modern day...
Dining, Nightlife

Best Patio: Grit

Best Patio: Grit Located just outside of Oxford, in Taylor’s Plein Air community, Grit is a rustic fine dining experience. At Grit, guests can enjoy signature bourbon-based cocktails on the patio while looking out upon...
Nightlife

Best Trivia: The Blind Pig

Best Trivia: The Blind Pig Monday nights keep the Square busy with a battle of wits each week at The Blind Pig. Participants show off their knowledge of a variety categories, and each week new...
Nightlife

Best Dance Spot: The Library

Best Dance Spot: The Library It’s not just a sports bar – when the game ends, the night begins. On any given weekend night, the Library’s dance floor is packed with people letting loose from...
Nightlife, Services

Best Limo/Taxi Service: Austin Taxi

Best Limo/Taxi Service: Austin Taxi The key word is love with Austin Taxi. Owner Austin Blake loves people and he loves what he does. That radiates to all of his customers. On a ride with...
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...
Nightlife, Shopping

Best Beer Selection: Jackson Beer Company

Best Beer Selection: Jackson Beer Co. Craft beer has been on the rise for years, and Jackson Avenue’s new Jackson Beer Co. has a selection for every palette. The specialty shop offers 10 always-changing taps...
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, 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, 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 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’...