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Johnnie's Drive In

) #9 of 151 Restaurants in Tupelo American,
908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38801
+1 662-842-6748
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“all meat” (10 reviews)
“tater tots” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
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LOCATION
908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38801
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a budget so stopped here for lunch and diner, then breakfast the next day. Where else can you feed a family of 4 for $11.51. Kids had grilled cheese and fries. We had 3 burgers/fries between us. Tried the dough burger and...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a definite must-see. If you're a vegan whose gonna complain about a burger, then don't stop. If you want to remanence about a childhood experience with great burgers, rings, and history then don't miss it. Friendly staff, fast service, really good food....More

Thank Traumadad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Johnnies with our guides Memphis Mikes Road Trip, sat in Elvis's booth, and had a burger. Staff we so welcoming. Lots of memorabilia on the walls. Fascinating. Thanks to Sue.

Thank Myfanwy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Phoned ahead - twice, hoping to reserve Elvis' booth for our lunch (since we had come all the way from Norway...). However, they do not reserve tables. But after a few moves, while waiting for our food, we ended up in Elvis' booth! Friendly service....More

Thank GunnHa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite good indeed. Got the BBQ and it tasted like BBQ ! Met some nice folks from around. Always go where the locals go.

Thank Carette_JP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was early in the morning and had already had our breakfast when we visited, we stood outside to take a picture but a local came out and told us to go inside no need to order if we just wanted to see the Elvis...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food & lots of cool memorabilia. We sat in the King's booth. Close to Elvis' birthplace & Auto museum. Well worth a visit.

Thank eddiesmith23
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Johnnie's was established in 1945, the decor is from that time and authentic. There is a booth where Elvis used to sit and a lot of memorbillia on the walls about Elvis. The food was decent, the service and prices good. It's cash only here....More

Thank madowninguk
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is was 2nd visit to Johnnie's Drive In and it's a great experience. It's been going for approx 70 years, and is like going back in time... it's great. The food is lovely and my mum said the Pecan Pie was lovely. You can't...More

Thank Pinkribbon18
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

When visiting Elvis's birthplace, plan to visit Johnny's Drive in for a quick lunch. It is just a mile or so away. The folks at the museum or anyone near there can direct you to Johnny's. It is the Typical old fashion drive-in that Elvis...More

Thank vjmsuma
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Caroline T
Does Johnny's Drive In take checks or debit cards?
15 May 2015|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
We paid cash and my guess is , Cash is King !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 908 E Main St, Tupelo, MS 38801
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Tupelo
  • Phone Number: +1 662-842-6748
  • E-mail
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