12 steakhouses that are perfect for any occasion and budget

JACKSON, Miss. (MISSISSIPPI WEEKEND) -

Let’s be honest, there’s no one way to eat a steak... or is there?!

We created a poll on Instagram asking how you like your steak prepared.

51% of people said they like it medium, 41% voted rare, and only 8% of people are like me, and prefer their steak well done.

No matter how you like it, Jackson has the best steakhouses to fit any budget or occasion!

Jackson

Crechale’s Café - 3107 US-80, Jackson, MS

This steak and seafood restaurant has been serving the Jackson community for almost 70 years. When it comes to the steak, Filet Mignon is their most popular cut.

Char Restaurant - 4500 Interstate 55 North Frontage Rd, Jackson, MS

With a name like Char, you know the steaks are gonna be fresh and sizzling. Come in for the food, and stay for the ambiance. Before you leave be sure to have a drink at the piano bar while live music is playing.

Walker’s Drive In - 3016 N State St, Jackson, MS

While Walker’s Drive In is not technically a steakhouse, we had to include it on the list. With cuts like 8 oz. USDA prime filet, and wood grilled, bone in special that changes daily, you can’t deny they are the real deal when it comes to the meat.

Ridgeland

Tico’s Steakhouse - 1536 E County Line Rd #1905, Ridgeland, MS

Tico’s has been on County Line Road for almost 30 years and people still haven’t stopped talking about their 24 oz. Porterhouse, better known as every steak lovers dream!

Koestler Prime - 1000 Highland Colony Pkwy #6001, Ridgeland, MS

Koestler Prime is one of the newer steakhouses in our area. This upscale steakhouse is known for its variety of meats, and unique toppings that can be added to each cut.

MM Shapley’s Restaurant - 868 Centre St, Ridgeland, MS

Beef has always been the star of the show at Shapley’s. You can expect the beef to be cut and aged in house, and served with their beef reduction sauce and signature fries!

Kathryn’s Steakhouse and Seafood Restaurant - 6800 Old Canton Rd #108, Ridgeland, MS

With daily specials, and live music each night, Kathryn’s definitely knows how to get you through the door. But their range in chops and the consistent quality keeps people coming back.

Ely’s Restaurant & Bar - 115 W Jackson St, Ridgeland, MS

This family owned business has been a Ridgeland staple since 2008. Named after their grandfather Ely Shapley, Ely’s strives to provide quality food and service to everyone that walks through the door.

Brandon

Monte’s Steakhouse and Seafood - 5610 I-55 South Frontage Rd, Byram, MS | 1139 Old Fannin Rd M, Brandon, MS

Chef Monte was born in Nigeria. He and fell in love with creole style cooking once he came to states and visited New Orleans. People drive to Jackson from out of state to try his Voodoo Ribeye. It’s seasoned with his special mix of herbs and spices, served with fried shrimp and oysters, a veggie medley, topped with alfredo sauce.

Willy B’s Steakhouse - 1149 Old Fannin Rd Suite 7, Brandon, MS

With blue plate specials every day of the week, Willy B’s is sure to serve everything fresh with each order. Whether you like t- bone, prime rib, or sirloin, Willy B’s has something for you.

The Steakhouse at McLain’s Lodge - 874 Holly Bush Rd, Brandon, MS

This steakhouse takes pride in using the freshest local ingredients, and quality house cut chops. Spend the day with the kids at the petting zoo and safari, then enjoy date night at The Steakhouse at the lodge that opens everyday at 4:30pm.

Vicksburg

Beechwood Restaurant & Lounge - 4451 Clay St, Vicksburg, MS

The whole family is welcome at Beechwood! With live entertainment, and a full bar there is something for everyone. Their signature steaks have been making regulars happy since 1956!