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415 E Main St, Clayton, NC 27520-2528
+1 919-553-7528
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06:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

OK - This is not a fancy place by any means. I'm not sure what other reviewers are expecting when they go to places like this and seem to be personally offended that they are served their food on Styrofoam plates & cups, plastic cutlery...This is an old-fashioned "mom & pop" place. The plates, cups & cutlery don't effect the... More 

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Thank Kessaaaaa
Clayton, North Carolina
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

If you want a good RED hot dog visit Jones. It is a family restaurant, not fancy but very welcoming. My husband goes every morning for breakfast, but when I go it is usually for one of their famous hot dogs. Get it with Slaw, Chili, Mustard, & Onions or you could leave off the onions.... Delicious!

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Thank 200valerie
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Family owned, budget priced, downtown Clayton restaurant. Loved it so much we went twice in 3 days. Had their cheeseburger deluxe, which means they added lettuce, tomato and mayo. The very best burger I have had in just about forever. And the tomatoes tasted like they just picked them in the back yard. And service was fast and very friendly.... More 

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Thank Alice C
Clayton, North Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

good hot dogs, crinkle cut fries, what more could you ask for? All the trimmings-chili, mustard,ketchup, onions, slaw. down home atmosphere.

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Thank Jeanne J
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Well, we arrived 5 minutes after their breakfast menu was available. Daughter still wanted eggs. Told her no, but still had another egg item on all-day menu (maybe sandwich?) but wouldnt just make eggs/toast. Had we not ordered drinks we would have just left. No one else was in there, so they sure weren't too busy. Food was served on... More 

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Thank crizmila
Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Jones Lunch is a staple of Clayton NC. They have the best hot dogs and french fries around town. The staff is always friendly and the service is fast and always with a smile. We love going on Saturdays to have a bite to eat. The place is always busy so if you are not a fan of crowds this... More 

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Thank RhondaSue65
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I have eaten here several times. Always fast friendly service and the food is great. We first heard about the place in our state magazine.

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Thank Ashley W
Clayton, North Carolina
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great little place for hotdogs that's been around a while. They serve other things but you have to have their delicious dogs with fries or onion rings. :) We try to go a couple times a month for the nostalgic feel of it. Nothing fancy but it's quick, staff is always so polite and price is right.

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Thank RatherBGrillin
Cape Coral, Florida
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84 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Not impressed.... small, loud, food served on paper plates, plastic forks....but the locals love it, me... not so much.

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Clayton, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you want to feel like you're in the middle of the rural South in 1972, this is the place for you. Much hasn't been updated since then or before then, it seems; and what has been updated, is updated in that style. Like bare, stained, linoleum floors? Come on in. Like metal chairs with vinyl seat pads over them—the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 E Main St, Clayton, NC 27520-2528
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 919-553-7528

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?