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The Cookie Jar

) #1 of 1 Dessert in Dunlap #1 of 17 Places to Eat in Dunlap €€ - €€€ American
1887 Kelly Cross Rd, Dunlap, TN 37327-4541
+1 423-949-5852
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
6 days ago
“Eat Dessert First and then Take Some Home”
1 week ago
“Very good meat and three in the middle of nowhere”
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10:30 - 20:00All hours
€€ - €€€
1887 Kelly Cross Rd, Dunlap, TN 37327-4541
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Cookie Jar has well prepared meat and threes but the extraordinary item is DESSERT. The cakes are tall and magnificent ranging from German Chocolate to Carrot Cake with Red Velvet in between. The cupcakes are huge w delicious frosting and the view of th...More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard about this place through some family members. We drove about 25 miles out into a remote area where the restaurant sets overlooking fields in farmland. The food was very good. The exception was the cornbread. I just did not care for it....More

Thank Stephenie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

"Man does not live by bread alone" obviously never had these rolls! And the deserts are amazing. Sometimes that's all I go for. Butter cream frosted cupcakes, pies, torts, cakes, and chess bars and brownies. Do you even need anything else? Maybe the grilled meatloaf....More

Thank CareerTourist
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and thought we would stop by. We had heard alot about it here. The place reminds me of going to grandma's house. Seeing some of the Cookie jars that borders the around the inside brings back memories and it's fun...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I have only had the burgers and the homemade strawberry cupcakes but I will say they are both so good. I husband had the catfish and loved it.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My wife, myself and a couple of friends took a trip through the Dunlap area and thought this would be a good chance to eat at The Cookie Jar based on the good ratings. I ordered the chicken & dumplings, salad along with mac &...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Would love to go back someday! Was passing through and a friend told me about this place in the middle of nowhere. I checked the reviews out on TripAdvisor and liked what I read. Everything was extremely good. From homemade rolls, scratch made desserts, excellent...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Well if you ever get a chance to go to The Cookie Jar in the middle of a cow pasture you will be happy you did! The desserts are wonderful and be sure to try their homemade ranch dressing. Their chicken and dumplings and many...More

Thank TNmountaincouple
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good here is absolutely wonderful and the deserts are to die for ! Only problem is the service. :(. They employ a bunch of little high-school girls who'd rather gossip and flirt than wait on customers. If it weren't for that I would have given...More

Thank es2es2
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We were there last night. The food was very good, I had baked chicken, husband had chicken livers with two veggies each. Good service, my husbands food could have been a litter hotter. We did not order dessert. But at the check out they had...More

Thank dcross8913
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What year did it open up for business ?
18 February 2016|
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Response from CareerTourist |
I believe it was 2002
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1887 Kelly Cross Rd, Dunlap, TN 37327-4541
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Dunlap
  • Phone Number: +1 423-949-5852
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