It's no secret that Jackson has a wealth of Greek-influenced restaurants, many of which stand as some of the city's longest-running culinary institutions.
Why are the flavors of Greece so synonymous with the capital city's local flavor? Short of toiling away in the library poring over history texts and family histories to give you a definite answer, let it suffice to say a bunch of Greek folks came here for some reason or another way back when.
Hey, cut us some slack, we're an entertainment Web site; not Encyclopedia Britannica. Maybe you can inquire when you visit one of the following Old World-influenced eateries.