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The Battery - CLOSED

601 Spring St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6841
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
2 May 2015
“Great food, knowledgable staff”
18 Apr 2015
“Great seafood”
Restaurant Hours Closed
601 Spring St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6841
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Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

We visited last night for a birthday. Our server was very knowledgable of the menu and bar options, though a bit unattentive. The decor is beautiful, and the live band on Friday was enjoyable. For a Friday night that fell on First Friday and prom,...More

2  Thank Blperry89
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Accidently drove by this place and glad we did. Great atmoshphere service was superb and the food was delicious. Wife had their crab cakes and loved them. I highly recommend the shrimp and grits my son had the seafood linguini and thought it was great....More

3  Thank david s
Reviewed 10 March 2015

This was our first time to the Old South (formerly the Battery). We did find that the restaurant was a bit slow for a Saturday night, but we had an early reservation, and several other tables began to fill up within the hour. The hostess...More

Thank Groovychik
Reviewed 26 February 2015

that was the first time we went and with some friends and we got the best steaks and fried squid and the waitress was very nice to

Thank judann2005
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Would begin by saying the restaurant is beautiful. Tons of space and old feel of the building with modern touches gives the place a really upscale feel. However, that's the best of it. I really wanted to like this place. When I called for a...More

Thank Damon W
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

I have to agree with everything in the previous review. This was our first visit since the change from The Battery to Old South and we will probably not return. The food was overcooked, the lights were unnecessarily bright for dinner, and the service, while...More

Thank Erica P
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Our food was only passable. The seafood was overcooked and overpriced. It was uncomfortably bright in the restaurant and the service was friendly but inattentive. I don't know that they will survive long with this new model.

Thank amyetsu
Reviewed 22 November 2014 via mobile

God seafood around here is hard to find, but the Battery does a very good job. Tasty dishes and a beautiful bar with excellent service make this a well-rounded dining experience. Acoustics are poor, so not a cozy spot, but fun and good food.

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Very Disappointing!! I was so looking forward to going to this restaurant because we had heard they have great food. Not the case, the service was great, but the food was way over priced for the portion size. My hubby got the scallops and they...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Had a great surprise 40th birthday party here, staff was attentive and Jason was a great host, am excited to try out a Sunday brunch here soon

Thank CuppyCake73
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Spring St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6841
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
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