Dragos expanding to Jackson, Mississippi


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Jackson, Mississippi, will soon get a taste of Drago's charbroiled oysters.

NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/1r9iCuf ) the New Orleans seafood restaurant plans to open its first location in Jackson, Mississippi, this October.

Drago's began operating in Metairie, a suburb of New Orleans, and has a second location in the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. The Jackson location will be at 1005 East County Line Road, next to the Hilton Hotel.

Drago's is the second New Orleans restaurant to recently announce an expansion to Jackson. Restaurant R'Evolution will open Seafood R'Evolution in a suburb of Jackson this September.

The Mississippi Drago's will have the same menu as the New Orleans' restaurants. More details will be announced at a press conference in Jackson on Friday.

Information from: The Times-Picayune, http://www.nola.com

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