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16 Goodrich Ave, Petersburg, VA 23805-2120
+1 804-733-3181
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:30
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:00
Tue 17:00 - 19:30
Fri 17:00 - 19:30
Sat 07:00 - 11:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch at Jimmy Grill. Great customer service and food fantastic. The hamburger steak with onions and gravy is as good as it gets. Large portions at low prices and nice presentation of food. The chocolate cake is great way to end meal.

Thank sixtystillticking
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284 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great simple diner food with Greek influence. We eat here often for work lunches. Very reasonably priced diner food - Gyros, etc. My only complaint is the extremely tight parking lot. Talk someone else into driving when you eat here to avoid getting your car dinged!

Thank Janet_and_Jerry
Colonial Heights, Virginia
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121 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Friday Dinner, May 6th, 2016 Down-home good eatin' in a casual, friendly locally-owned establishment. The first Friday evening of each month is surf and turf night. The full-house is testimony to how popular this event is each month. For guests who prefer just seafood, your platter can contain any combination of shrimp, scallops and oysters. We especially enjoy the fried... More 

Thank leftypicker
Petersburg, Virginia
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Jemmy's is a restaurant that is a favorite with the locals. When they want a good "home cooked" meal it's where they head. Excellent burgers and great salads. You won't leave hungry.

Thank hvt1936
Graniteville, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Took my lady on a Valentine weekend getaway and found this place on TripAdvisor. The food was excellent. We visited twice in 4 days. The service was great and everyone was friendly and courteous. We will be back again.

Thank Samuel J
Petersburg, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

I have been wanting to go here since I moved to Petersburg in June and finally made it Saturday for breakfast...I had the bacon, egg and cheese on wheat toast with grits and my boyfriend had eggs and was surprised when they had Herring so he of course got that. It was really really good...we will be regulars now and... More 

Thank Sherri H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Very clean well decorated. Food is excellent and conveniently located This is definitely a locals hang out.

Thank James H
Sebastian, Florida
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

This place is on a little side street and has a great breakfast or lunch. Very clean and great price. The staff is friendly and it is all around a good place.

Thank Janice T
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Neighborhood spot, family owned/operated. Great burger, hot dog, and many home cooked meals to choose from.

Thank CW B
Petersburg, Virginia
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99 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

I have been eating at Jimmy's for about a year now. It is a diner type restaurant that has been a mainstay in Petersburg with the longtime residents. it is a place that has many regulars. breakfast is the best meal, then desserts. Nothing fancy about the menu selections, basically comfort type foods, which is fine. staff is very friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Goodrich Ave, Petersburg, VA 23805-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-733-3181

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