Sweet news for Saltine - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Sweet news for Saltine

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -  Saltine, Jackson's new oyster bar and seafood restaurant, is listed in the January issue of Southern Living magazine as one of “The 10 Best Oyster Houses in the South.” 

Writer Jennifer Cole and editor Hunter Lewis picked Saltine for chef Jesse Houston's creative twists on Southern classics and the restaurant's wide range in oysters sourced from coast to coast. 

Saltine is the only Mississippi restaurant to make the list. The popular magazine also recently picked Saltine as one of their of “Best New Restaurants: 12 To Watch.”

Saltine is an oyster bar and seafood restaurant created by husband and wife team chef Jesse Houston and Rachel Horn Houston.

It's located at 622 Duling Ave. Ste. 201 in a former school. The Southern-inspired restaurant is open for lunch and dinner Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. 

It's named after the popular cracker served with seafood and the restaurant also offers extensive beer and rum programs focused on custom pairings. 

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