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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 good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp and grits” (187 reviews)
“hush puppies” (140 reviews)
“cyclone shrimp” (25 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of my adult family members had lunch here. One had the fried oysters that were crispy on the outside and like butter on the inside. We also had the salmon on a delicious house salad. The restaurant is in downtown Thomasville. Well located to...More

Thank Michele J
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Excellent food, excellent service! This was the best meal on our trip from Tallahassee to Savannah. The hush puppies are excellent, the special of shrimp and grits is excellent, and the fried shrimp is excellent. This place gets busy so go at an off time...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious hush puppies. Harvest salad with a perfect crab cake. Strawberries, blueberries, blue cheese light dressing. Jumbo fried shrimp and grits were excellent. Grilled shrimp with scallops and mixed vegetables also excellent. Classic shrimp and grits superb. No room for dessert. All salads were a...More

Thank kathystephens2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can not say enough good things about our experience. To start they give you homemade Hush puppies, the best we have ever had. Hubby had Shrimp and Grits and I had grouper. I can not wait to go back. Amazing!

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jonah’s is the place to go for lunch or dinner. Everything on their menu is delicious, and I mean everything. Caleb (The Chef and owner) has a knack for creating great dishes. He cares about his staff, his customers and making sure everyone is taken...More

Thank Ed31792
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of a business colleague, we tried this gem. Sit in the bar but order off the restaurant menu. The oysters are amazing! Try a lemon drop martini to take the stress off your day. Everything is VERY fresh!!!

Thank T E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shrimp and grits easy share bowl for the kids. Worth the wait.Great service. Best parking is in the rear. No alcohol served. Food is fresh.

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

be prepared to wait for a seat because it is very popular...great service and the Shrimp and Grits is phenomenal

Thank coachlee54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the crabcake BLT...the sandwich was perfection. I live in Virginia Beach and haven't had a crabcake quite like it.

Thank Lucie2NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is always great! We had shrimp and grits and the ginger snap salmon. Both were amazing. We also had the crab cakes and they were just okay. A person can never go wrong with the shrimp and grits. We took a huge detour...More

Thank jgriess10
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17 January 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Dont think they have private rooms
23 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.
27 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
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17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
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11:00 - 14:00
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 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
  • E-mail
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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