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Main Street Cafe & Catering

) #3 of 24 Restaurants in Jonesborough ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Soups
117 W Main St, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1227
+1 423-753-2460
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (40 reviews)
“quiche” (16 reviews)
“soups” (15 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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117 W Main St, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1227
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Reviews (138)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After Beverly and Herbert retired I was afraid they would sell the place to someone that didn't take the time to offer the same fresh food like they did for years. Well, their kids have taken over and they haven't disappointed. In fact, the spouses...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Main Street cafe catered our group workshop for lunch and was such a pleasant surprise! They brought a variety of different sandwiches and wraps with a couple vegetarian options as well. The veggie soup they brought was delicious and still hot. We had a variety...More

Thank southernsweetie2016
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great soup n sandwiches also there desserts are yummy too. Staff is always on the A game . Ate there dozen of times never a problem. Restaurant always clean . A true classic downtown Jonesborough restaurant gem .

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Try the quiche. You can't go wrong. Local micro brew is also a treat. This is one of the special Jonesborough haunts.

Thank 69edwardp
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Selection of beers from local brewery. Menu is varied in choices. Quiche and black bean burger were good choices. Dessert case was loaded with choices. Service was great and personal. Highly recommend.

Thank grinch4
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Not handicap friendly, food is so-so. The setting was nice in the old post office.A visit to Johannesburg is always nice , but just eat some where different.

Thank ellisbrojim
Reviewed 1 February 2017

There are not many choices for lunch in the touristy town of Jonesborough, but you can depend on this one for consistently good, fresh food. Lots of locals eat here and a good place to meet friends for lunch. Cute inside and when the weather's...More

Thank RebeccaS1152
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stopped in the Main Street Cafe with a friend after wandering around Jonesborough. It really is the only restaurant in town other than ice cream shops that serve sandwiches. As we stepped to the counter to order we were kind of greeted by the cashier....More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We have never had a meal here that we didn't enjoy. Nice variety & selections. Service was super - tea glass never empty !

Thank wabjr705
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Burgers are okay, but on the salty side. French fries are only okay as well. Quiche was under cooked. I was disappointed in the broccali/ cranberry salad. Thought it would be amazing, but it wasn't. Coffee is served with milk, no half and half. Why???...More

Thank eleasharose
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 W Main St, Jonesborough, TN 37659-1227
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jonesborough
  • Phone Number: +1 423-753-2460
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