We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Creek Cafe

110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
+1 865-308-9084
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (16 reviews)
“ice cream” (27 reviews)
“wraps” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (92)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 25 January 2018

We decided to have lunch at The Creek Cafe. The very limited parking area was full and I had to go a block away before I found a spot. I ordered a Panini with roast beef, garlic tomato pesto and Swiss cheese. As a side...More

Thank 71douglasm
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The staff is friendly and helpful and the food is great! We love to come here as a family or meet friends here for ice cream.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint little cafe in the old part of town. It has great soup and sandwiches. And if there is room deserts. All the girls are super sweet. Stop by and try it out! Support the local businesses!

Thank FlaloverTennessee
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Charming cafe on the old main street in Jefferson City. Good sandwiches. Fresh bread and the bread is even sold here. Their ice cream is fabulous. Coffee always good & fresh. Just wish they had more selections on the menu. No kitchen so items offered...More

Thank Ruth Y
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We were on our way to visit my mother-in-law and decided to stop at The Creek for lunch. I ordered the Creek Club Sandwich and iced tea. It consisted of turkey, ham, lettuce, tomato and mayo between two slices of toasted sourdough bread. It was...More

Thank 71douglasm
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We came here to attend a Carson Newman football game and decided to try this place. We both got the Hawaiian sandwich and found it to be OK but not nearly as good as anticipated. The order taker was not a very welcoming person and...More

Thank GrandPenguins
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We have been blessed by the opening of the Creek Cafe. They have wonderful food and ice cream. The service is always wonderful and set in a quaint quiet part of the old town that is being updated.

Thank Tonya C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The Creek was originally a class project at Carson-Newman University, and the idea blossomed into a real-life venture that has become the best café in Jefferson City. The sandwiches and ice cream are fantastic, and the place has a comfortable atmosphere that is perfect for...More

Thank gschloesser1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We took a coffee/tea break at The Creek Cafe. Located in the heart of Jefferson City, it has reasonable prices (not like Starbucks) and a relaxed, quiet atmosphere in which to enjoy your drink and carry on a conversation. We will return.

Thank 71douglasm
Reviewed 27 July 2017

First time in Jefferson City and I stopped in as passing by around lunch time. The staff was friendly and the food was great. I highly recommend the California wrap and the strawberry salad. Made fresh and great flavors. I look forward to the next...More

Thank Scott G
Nearby HotelsSee all Jefferson City Hotels
Comfort Inn Jefferson City
3 reviews
8.29 km away
Rodeway Inn
29 reviews
10.63 km away
Econo Lodge
33 reviews
10.65 km away
Quality Inn
251 reviews
10.88 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Lisa's Country Kitchen
122 reviews
1.46 km away
El Sazon Mexican Restaurant
108 reviews
1.20 km away
Hoagie Shop The
47 reviews
1.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Glenmore Mansion
14 reviews
.76 km away
Panther Creek State Park
192 reviews
11.62 km away
Spout Spring Estates Winery and Vineyard
11 reviews
15.31 km away
Whats Up Ballooning
7 reviews
15.87 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Creek Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-308-9084
  • E-mail
We are located in the Historic Mossy Creek District of downtown Jefferson City, Tennessee, two blocks from Carson-Newman College. Come enjoy our relaxing atmosphere and great food, including specialty coffee drinks, tea, grilled sandwiches, wraps, soups, and handmade ice cream.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing