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Jones Lunch

415 E Main St, Clayton, NC 27520-2528
+1 919-553-7528
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“chili” (10 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
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415 E Main St, Clayton, NC 27520-2528
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Very good lunch and the service was good. Children friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Wish it was opened later than 2:00

Thank wendygavin56
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Breakfast was low quality and was cold when it arrived at the table both times we ate there. The place looks and feels very worn and tired. It could use a good cleaning and updating. It is a low cost option, so I guess you...More

Thank wdcasey
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great American Hot Dog diner. The hot dogs were nice and hot with chili and slaw. True Carolina style. Cole products. Onion rings and fries were also good. Our waitress was very helpful and prompt.

Thank damondowneastnc
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Went once... that was too many times, poor food, terrible coffee, Styrofoam plates and plastic forks.... not a good combination with hot food, country ham... well like shoe leather... but they are allay busy.......

Thank msbrazil
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It sits a bit back off the sidewalk so we almost missed it. A really cute, homey, nostalgic environs. Very friendly and helpful wait staff. We have consistently missed breakfast...still shooting for that, but I can vouch for lunch. I love burgers and theirs are...More

Thank jwsPackersFan
Reviewed 22 April 2017

round 2pm on 4/22/17 the cashier address with the word boo boo. she ask and pointed at me and said , boo boo did you order ,and she stated what i ordered .me now saying to myself chill , because i know she was trying...More

2  Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Nothing special ,other than it has been around a long time.Prices seem a little high. Foo was actually better in previous years. If you are constipated, order the hot dogs with chili and onions. Your problems will be solved.

Thank Luvmeezerstoo
Reviewed 5 January 2017

OK - This is not a fancy place by any means. I'm not sure what other reviewers are expecting when they go to places like this and seem to be personally offended that they are served their food on Styrofoam plates & cups, plastic cutlery...This...More

1  Thank Kessaaaaa
Reviewed 4 January 2017

If you want a good RED hot dog visit Jones. It is a family restaurant, not fancy but very welcoming. My husband goes every morning for breakfast, but when I go it is usually for one of their famous hot dogs. Get it with Slaw,...More

Thank 200valerie
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Family owned, budget priced, downtown Clayton restaurant. Loved it so much we went twice in 3 days. Had their cheeseburger deluxe, which means they added lettuce, tomato and mayo. The very best burger I have had in just about forever. And the tomatoes tasted like...More

Thank Alice C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 E Main St, Clayton, NC 27520-2528
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-553-7528
Phone: 919-553-7528
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