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Johnny's Lunch

966 Fairmount Ave, Jamestown, NY 14701-2451
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hot dog” (56 reviews)
“hamburger” (13 reviews)
“fries” (25 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Fast food
966 Fairmount Ave, Jamestown, NY 14701-2451
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in Panama & ALWAYS make sure I stop when I am home. And anyone who comes to visit me always brings me some sauce.

Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best hot dogs and hamburgs ever they are friendly and so nice all the food they make is great it's tops in my book

Thank 476pamn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to stop here, as the locals recommended it and it's a place that's been around for so long. Loved the look of the inside, nice and retro. "Must try the burger with the special sauce." Got it. Service was fast, folks were very nice....More

Thank CharismaJ2
Reviewed 8 August 2017

You always know what is on the menu, it never changes. Food is good, dinning area is clean, staff is friendly and efficient. The only downside is the fact they do not accept credit/debit, but they do have an ATM located on premises.

Thank StephanieLLG
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

What's not to love about this traditional and flavorful eating establishment? Everyone's favorite dog, burger or shake. Of course they are quick to serve you if you are in a hurry or just hungry. When family or friends come to visit from out of town,...More

Thank 99dibero
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very tasty hometown delight if you love Great hotdogs. It's a must stop for a return to a nostalgic experience.

Thank Griffith J
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I read lots of reviews about it being a friendly place but not so much when we went. The service wasn't even close to being friendly. The Hot Dogs were okay, the fries and shakes were tasty though - which is why I still gave...More

Thank meljill
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A lot of time when food isn't expensive it tends to be on the greasy side. This wasn't. And their banana milk shake was good.

Thank enogca
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I have been going to Johnnys Lunch since 1978. Their sauce (not your typical greek sauce) is a smooth gravy like sauce. What is really neat is that since I started going there in 1978 some of the same people are still working there. I...More

Thank stephenhF860ZZ
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The owners and staff are friendly. The food is great. It is a must visit when in the Jamestown area.

Thank annp53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 966 Fairmount Ave, Jamestown, NY 14701-2451
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chautauqua County  >  Jamestown
  • Phone Number: 716-664-2881
Can't believe Johnny's would not be listed. This lunchonette has been around for 70 years I believe. They have served millions and millions of Hot Dogs, with their special sauce. A counterpart luncheonette, AJ's Texas Hots in Jamestown is listed.
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