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Jonah's Fish & Grits

109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
+1 229-226-0508
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We happened to make a day trip to Thomasville and stopped in while shopping. My backyard burger (I am not a seafood or fish fan) was great, a very unique BBQ sause. My wife had Baja wraps with redfish and collards greens, she loved it....More

Thank Devilstowerwy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were visiting in Thomasville on a spur of the moment trip. Read the reviews on Jonahs and it did not disappoint!!! Food is phenomenal!!! They do not serve alcoholic drinks but visited Farmers Daughter Wine tasting around the corner and then went to dinner....More

Thank zgdurden
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was also a stop on the Taste of Thomasville Food Tour. I had been before and did not have any regrets about going back.

Thank William M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the service to the food Jonah's has never disappointed me. The fried green tomatoes are incredible, the shrimp and grits the best I've ever had, and the fresh catch sandwiches impossible to decide which one to have. The service is friendly and courteous. The...More

Thank Ugagawg
Reviewed 1 week ago

You may go for the shrimp and grits which are good but, the rest of the menu is outstanding as well. Never had a bad meal at Jonahs! The only down side is the wait...extremely popular place to eat.

Thank jmthornton1949
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jonah's has the best seafood around. When we visit Tallahassee, we always make the 30 minute drive to Thomasville to eat here. There is always a line outside so expect to wait - but it is worth it. The menu has quite a variety and...More

Thank bob312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the spicy shrimp and hush puppies both were very good. My wife had the shrimp and grits and she said they were the best she ever had. The grits were thecreamiest she ever had. The service was great but be prepared to wait...More

Thank JB02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have come twice to Jonahs while visiting in Tallahassee. The hour drive is worth it. Their version of southern comfort foods is wonderful. We started with hush puppies which are some of the best we've had. My daughter always gets the cyclone shrimp with...More

Thank Travelcane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jonah's is one of the restaurants around which the Downtown Thomasville phenom was built. If you like seafood, you've got yon try it. If you like an odd but good steak, you've got to try it. There's no bar. You can't even get wine or...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food awesome everytime visit; pleasant atmosphere; great owners who work there and have great food to boot

Thank suzanhayward1
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
Dont think they have private rooms
24 March 2016|
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Response from Kebo T | Reviewed this property |
That's correct, no reservations are allowed, but I do know that they have expanded in size which make the wait not so bad.
28 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 E Jackson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-5136
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomasville
  • Phone Number: +1 229-226-0508
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Located in the historic town of Thomasville, Georgia, JONAH'S offers delicious seafood and more made fresh daily and served in a family-friendly, alcohol-free environment. JONAH'S "fish & grits" is a refined twist on the English concept of "fish & chips" married with the United States' southern tradition, flair, and hospitality.
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