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JJ's Eatery & Ice Cream

107 E Main St, United States, Tennessee, Jonesborough, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1317
+1 423-913-8003
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (38 reviews)
“sandwich” (8 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
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107 E Main St, United States, Tennessee, Jonesborough, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1317
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is Great! The burgers are huge and so delicious. We were stuffed so we didn't get ice cream but they had a great variety.

Thank Jerri N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place. Good food. Fried bologna sandwich was fantastic. Ice cream is hand dipped. 10 year old daughter loved the milkshake.

Thank GordonPamAly
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very good burger I had at the suggestion of a local business owner. Good service and fast. Enjoyed some excellent ice cream to boot.

Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 17 October 2017

During the National Storytelling Festival, we stopped for a sandwich and we pleased with our food. My husband got a pumpkin flavored ice cream cone to go with the season. Service was good in spite of the crowds.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were there for the Storytelling Festival along with 10,000+ other people in the small town of Jonesborough and of course they were extremely busy but they take care of everyone with a smile and served up some great sandwiches and ice cream . Everyone...More

Thank Gregg-Midlo
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is an odd place, largely an ice cream parlor but with a pretty good lunch time menu. I didn't try the ice cream, but a reuben sandwich was average or slightly better. "Service" is a euphemism at JJ's. One waitress took my order only...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were attending a concert in front of the Story Telling Headquarters and after drinking a beer and eating BBQ, ice cream sounded great. Thankfully JJ's was just down the street. Very good.

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were in town to see a local band concert and wanted to grab dinner before the show. Very surprised to see the other restaurants were not open....on a Friday night...when you knew a bunch of people were going to be in town. Anyhoo, JJ's...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Nice, charming place to visit.. Ice cream is so good! Other foods are good too! We live close so we visit there often...

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Friday night, 6:45pm, I walk in... tables are about 1/3 filled. Several of the wait staff glanced up at me, no one spoke a word of welcome, ask me how many was in my party, offered me a table or menu... nothing. I walked to...More

Thank Joe D
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Nearby Attractions
Tennessee Hills Distillery
67 reviews
.16 km away
International Storytelling Center
121 reviews
.08 km away
Jonesborough Repertory Theatre
49 reviews
.14 km away
Chester Inn Museum
34 reviews
.08 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E Main St, United States, Tennessee, Jonesborough, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1317 (Formerly Jonesborough General Store and Eatery)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jonesborough
  • Phone Number: +1 423-913-8003
  • E-mail
An american type grill that offers the best burgers in the tri-cities. We also, have hot and cold sandwiches such as Philly cheese, homemade pimento cheese sandwiches, etc. We also have an old time ice cream parlor where we add a 2100 century twist with our extreme sundaes
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