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Jacob Myers Restaurant on the River

185 Chickamauga Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
+1 423-570-0023
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (30 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
185 Chickamauga Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean restaurant, attentive staff, disappointing food. I had a grilled chicken salad and my husband had a cheeseburger with fries. Both entrees were served in a timely manner and both were a lower quality than anticipated. Value did not match price point. I expect a...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit back to Jacob Myer's after they re-opened. The staff was exceptionally friendly and the place still has a new and fresh look. We ordered the fried shrimp dinners. The shrimp was not edible - fried to hard crisp balls. The...More

1  Thank jfm709
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks for a wonderful dinner. 5 stars on value and service! Always bring family when they are in to take in the fishing.. Never a disappointment

Thank RVtravelers60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by the manager of the rv park. Three of us couples went on Saturday evening. The people at the next table were enjoying steaks, but we ordered the seafood-- fried catfish, baked potato, cole slaw and "shut-up Dogs." For me,...More

Thank Preachman
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My husband & I ordered 2 sandwiches with fries and soft drinks. Before the tip, the cost was over $29.00. We were there an hour of which most of that time was spent waiting on the cold sandwiches. The waiter was apologetic, and I later...More

1  Thank HandCB37321
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I have always loved this restaurant. It recently closed due to unforseen damages during a storm and finally reopened and is better than ever! The service was good and the food was even better! I highly recommend the fried chicken sandwich and the Santa Fe...More

Thank Jake R
Reviewed 2 July 2017

the apple bourbon pork chops was very good. Several choices of side dishes. The coconut praline pie was amazing!

Thank k e
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome re-opening of a great local spot. The place is remodeled and looks excellent. As always excellent food and superior service!

1  Thank JPugh1223
Reviewed 29 June 2017

So many of us cannot wait until the best restaurant around re-opens in Dayton. I cannot wait to have their mouthwatering steak or their perfect burger. I love this place it has the best atmosphere!!! My absolute favorite is to sit on the deck and...More

1  Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Every time I have been with my family or friends the food had always been phenomenal! The food was cooked perfectly to exact specifications, and the staff top notch!

Thank Brandon O
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Questions & Answers
15 April 2017|
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Response from lawgisticalsummo2016 | Reviewed this property |
According to a Jacob's server this last week. They are still closed not due to a fire. The last bad storm blew the neighbors apartment roof onto the restaurant doing damage to the kitchen area. No one was hurt. The word is... More
2 April 2015|
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Response from Julia353 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Chickamauga Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 423-570-0023
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