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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” (123 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have given 5 stars, but I ordered the signature shrimp & grits and they were soupy, so although I enjoyed them, I would have rather ordered what my sister did that evening which was the salmon dish. She went on and on about...More

Thank junieb1260
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here Monday night for dinner after searching Tripadvisor. We went to the #1, but didn't want fried food so kept looking. Very glad we found Jonah's! Small space but a varied menu. We had fried green tomatoes, grouper gumbo to share, both delicious....More

Thank annsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I eat here every time I visit family in Thomasville. I love the shrimp and grits but everything is fresh and delicious. The atmosphere is excellent as well. If you haven't been then you must go!

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I first ate here three years ago. First time I ever tried grits and they were to die for. When we decided we were coming to Albany we knew we had to make the hour and half drive to Thomasville for Jonah's. I again ordered...More

1  Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I last reviewed this restaurant in 2011. Since then they have expanded and have only gotten busier. Visits for dinner over the years - you better be there by 6pm or prepared to wait 30-60 minutes. They do not take reservations. We went for a...More

Thank B C
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I ate lunch here last week with my sisters and was quite impressed with the service and the best piece of salmon! I had the small side salad with salmon on it . The chef cooked it to perfection and i am picky about how...More

Thank dnunnally2016
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at Jonahs 3 or 4 times now. It is convenient to our home. Dont know where to begin. This place is excellent. The food is wonderful. Its actually one of the only places where the food is seasoned so precisely that it...More

1  Thank Shane and Yvonn... S
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Do you have a separate room that can hold 26 people?
17 January 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Dont think they have private rooms
Can you make reservations?
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.
can i get a beer here?
27 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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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