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Jenkins Deli

2390 Spring Creek Blvd NE, Cleveland, TN 37311-5955
+1 423-478-1648
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“chicken salad” (70 reviews)
“french dip” (14 reviews)
“kettle chips” (5 reviews)
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American, Deli, Gluten Free Options
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2390 Spring Creek Blvd NE, Cleveland, TN 37311-5955
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Food was good, not worth what we paid for it.music was pretty loud. The three of us had a wonderful time being together, just not what we expected.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Normaneaster2018
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

I was really disappointed. I don't like to complain about service because I know everyone has their bad days but we were totally ignored. Once we finally received our food it seemed like it had been sitting under a heat lamp. I don't like to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cansas C
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a late lunch on way to Smoky Mountains!!! The food was excellent. We tried famous chicken salad and enjoyed it very much!!! The chilli was tasty!! Loved the house potato chips!! The grilled cheese sandwich with 4 cheeses was yummy. The fresh...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 868janicev
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

If you are new to Cleveland you need to try this place out. Atmosphere energy of the staff and the food are all amazing!!! A must try is their chicken salad best chicken salad in Cleveland.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kingdesrie
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great social get together. Friendly staff, very good, reasonably priced. If you like to socialize and you like an atmosphere that encourages conversation you’ll love this place. It’s very popular and unique. You’ll want to go back! They have an extensive menu...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Z4482ECadrianm
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Read about the chicken salad, which I love. Have never had it with lemon before, quite a different take. Service was excellent.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LooneyLiz
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The restaurant is very nice and clean. The service of the food takes to long. Wait is at least 20 minutes. Price of the food is high....

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Susieq6980
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Jenkins, Cleveland, TN. is the thing to do in our community. It is a family owned, long standing community restaurant. It is the place to go to meet and greet as well as enjoy a good meal. They are known for their chicken salad sandwiches....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank _mo2go3
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Love this place for a consistent, friendly, hot lunch with no hassle and a great price. Recommended for any occasion. Thank you.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank T5781MWrobertd
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at Jenkins on Sept 1st, 2018. The atmosphere was casual and comfortable. We were greeted by waitress, Malaysia, who was most friendly and attentive. Our sandwiches were great, and the service was wonderful! Would definitely make a return trip to this establishment!!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank A9573RMmaryd
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25 January 2018|
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Response from barryfagan10 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a banquet room
19 January 2016|
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Response from Deanna F | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't deliver. They have carry out. They have "TOGO" places to park near the building.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2390 Spring Creek Blvd NE, Cleveland, TN 37311-5955
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 423-478-1648
  • E-mail
Jenkins Restaurant and Deli has been family owned and operated since March 15, 1976, serving many generations over the past 39 years. Recognized in National Geographic, Southern Living, Guns and Gardens, Tennessee Tourism website, and many local and regional publications. Known for our outstanding cuisine, long standing excellent service, warm hospitality, and community involvement. The all-time favorites are still on the menu; Jenkins' famous chicken salad, French dip, buffalo burger, and specialty soups and market items. New to the menu is a much-requested large fresh salad bar that has something for everyone. Our new location has a fun family atmosphere featuring a large model 'G' gauge train circling the dinning, a two sided fireplace with covered patio, and tons of local memorabilia tucked into every corner. Ask about our party room that seats up to 40 people, perfect for business or club meetings, wedding or baby showers, birthday parties or a social gathering.
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