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Jonah's Fish & Grits

109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
+1 229-226-0508
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hush puppies” (125 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always enjoyed Jonahs, whether personal or business lunch/dinner. Best hush puppies and terrific shrimp and grits.

Thank pollytnjc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food!! Get there early though; everyone knows this is where to go! My absolute fav is the shrimp and grits.

Thank TeresaClay
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in Thomasville and the local shopowners really pushed trying this place out. There is a wait so be prepared but the wait was worth it! I had the cyclone shrimp which were reminiscent of a "bang bang" style shrimp. It...More

Thank Tiffany G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jonah's is a great place to enjoy upscale Southern Cuisine. The atmosphere is down home chic and always feels like you are dining with friends who can cook.

Thank natashap66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first vacation trip to Thomasville, the line was down the block for dinner. We always come for lunch or early dinner now. Got there at 5 and there was no line, but they were almost full. Love the hushpuppies instead of the normal rolls...More

Thank 990jab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent! What made the whole dining experience exemplary was the service of our waitress Danny. Prompt and friendly service seems to make the meal taste even better. Thank you Danny.

Thank themtnman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They were busy when I got there but was able to get a seat very quick. Service was terrific during the whole meal. I had shrimp and grits and it was OUTSTANDING!!!!

Thank Tad H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove here from south of the border(Georgia-Florida) to indulge ourselves with the best food in the area. They serve the best Grouper Fish and Chips I have eaten in a long time.

Thank 411margaretb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We usually try a restaurant to see if it rates our return. We have returned here three times in the past month. I can honestly say this as the best food I've eaten in a long time. Hushpuppies to die for!! We avoided going for...More

Thank moncur35
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love love love this restaurant! The Cheesy Grits and Shrimp are delicious, and this is coming from someone who has tried Grits in 5 different states and was a stead fast grit hater! ( Harsh words I know! ). I discovered Jonahs on while on...More

Thank MsKatV
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18 January 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Dont think they have private rooms
24 March 2016|
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Response from Kebo T | Reviewed this property |
That's correct, no reservations are allowed, but I do know that they have expanded in size which make the wait not so bad.
28 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomasville
  • Phone Number: +1 229-226-0508
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Located in the historic town of Thomasville, Georgia, JONAH'S offers delicious seafood and more made fresh daily and served in a family-friendly, alcohol-free environment. JONAH'S "fish & grits" is a refined twist on the English concept of "fish & chips" married with the United States' southern tradition, flair, and hospitality.
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