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Johnnie's Drive In

908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38804-2828
+1 662-842-6748
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“all meat” (11 reviews)
“tater tots” (4 reviews)
“apple pie” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
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908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38804-2828
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Reviewed yesterday

Johnnie's is a must do spot if you're an Elvis fanatic as it is rumoured he dined here quite often (try to figure out which is the Elvis booth). But when it comes to the food there are way better options in town. The signature...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This diner is brilliant easy to park outside and straight off the main highway . A mixture of tourists like us and locals . The server was fantastic she made us feel so welcome great coffee and the best eggs and bacon after a drive...More

Thank Mcelroylucy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Johnnie's is the real deal. Yes, Elvis ate here - all the time - and if like Elvis you need to visit and sit in the Elvis booth. But this is anything but "just" an Elvis stop... the fiod is very very good. This was...More

Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pulled into their parking lot and was unsure of what we needed to do. I didn’t notice any signage but I saw some people sitting in their vehicles and yet I saw a door going into a building ...so we went in...not sure if someone...More

Thank Sara D
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Johnnie's Drive-in, in Tupelo, Mississippi. This is our 3rd visit here & we are always greeted by friendliest people! 3rd time we've been able to snag the 'Elvis booth'! Great opportunity for pictures! The food is wonderful! Prices are right! Lovely place to start our...More

Thank Wolfpackmom3
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I had always heard of the slugbuger, never had one. I have now. Service was great, a real live carhop took our order and delivered it promptly. Try the slugburger.

Thank John B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This place was recommended to us by a gentleman at the Elvis birthplace museum since Elvis used to eat here. We all tried the barbecue and various sides and enjoyed our meals. The burgers looked really good too. Very friendly staff. If you are in...More

Thank ColeenRN
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had to try the famous Dough Burger at Johnnie’s Drive in. Loved It!! Got the dough burger with pickles, onions, and mustard. Pretty small inside, but it’s definitely worth it!

Thank Holland5_2013
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The dough and full meat burgers are great. Bbq is good also. The crinkle fries are really good. They gave some things that you just find in the south. The chocolate pie is worth a try and they have very good shakes. You can park...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

One of Elvis Presley’s favorite places to eat when he’d return to his hometown Tupelo. Sit at the actual table & seat where The King would sit when he wanted to enjoy a fabulous hamburger & fries.

Thank bbpw757905
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Caroline T
15 May 2015|
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We paid cash and my guess is , Cash is King !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38804-2828
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Tupelo
  • Phone Number: +1 662-842-6748
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