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Atlas Greek Down South Clinton Location Open

Now open for service. Dine-in and carryout.

Clinton, Miss. (October 21, 2020) Atlas Greek Down South and the City of Clinton announce their first stand-alone restaurant at 732 Clinton Parkway.

Relocating from Cultivation Food Hall in Jackson, this will be Atlas’ first stand-alone restaurant. Atlas Greek Down South is famous for its blend of Greek and southern dishes that feature Greek staples such as gyros, hummus plates, and salads, each with a Southern twist. Unique to the menu are their Atlas fries; crispy potato spiral on a stick with a side feta comeback.

“I am very pleased that Atlas chose Clinton as its first location. It speaks well of the City’s economy. I look forward to seeing them succeed and prosper,” stated Mayor Phil Fisher.

The new location will strive to continue the tradition of serving the freshest and tastiest Southern-style Greek platters. The restaurant will consist of a full functioning bar. Atlas Greek Down South will bring new jobs and first of its kind Greek concept to Clinton. 

“I am really excited about bringing our American Greek Down South restaurant to Clinton right off the Parkway. We feel like Clinton is an amazing opportunity to be part of the community. We want you to support us as we support you,” stated owner Chad Segrest. 

Chad Segrest is a veteran in the restaurant industry in the Jackson metro area for close to eleven years.

In the works for several months, Atlas Greek Down South was recruited to Clinton by Economic Development Director Gabriel Prado and Mayor Phil Fisher. According to Segrest, Mayor Phil Fisher and Gabriel Prado were important advocates in the recruitment to make this new restaurant a reality.

“We are very excited about coming to Clinton, we think that there are a lot of opportunities. The Mayor and the Economic Director have been wonderful,” stated Mr.  Segrest.   

“It is a privilege to have Atlas as a new restaurant in Clinton. For them to choose our city over other markets in the metro area is a testament of our economic strength and the amazing team that helped make this happen. Clinton is situated for more economic success in the near future,” sated Gabriel Prado, Director of Economic Development.

Clinton officials believe that the location along Clinton Parkway is ideal for the success of the new business and a prime location for the future growth of additional businesses to the community.

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