We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jimmy's on the James

610 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1306
+1 434-845-1116
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (8 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
610 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1306
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (125)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2018

The food is always amazing there, they have so many yummy things to choose from!The service is great & they have live music on Friday nights! It really has become my husband's, our friends and my favorite go to place for an appetizer, a burger...More

Thank Marjorie M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The food was very good. The staff was friendly. And Jimmy on the piano made it special. Overall, An excellent place in Lynchburg.

Thank poletti4
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed another great evening at Jimmy on the James with Bob and Danny! Great dinner, awesome music by Renee and the STEELERS won!! Perfect night! Thanks Bob!!

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Wow we hit the prize with this eclectic establishment. We had late reservations and got there to a friendly, efficient staff and had so much fun!! Love the decor, open door and outside feel and the live music just made it perfect!! The food was...More

Thank stephaniewilson
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We asked our hotel for a walking distance recommendation and landed at Jimmy's. We were seated by one of the owners in the bar area. For a Thursday it was surprisingly busy, with a nice buzz to the place. We were eating light and opted...More

Thank harleysparents
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Hats off to the General Manager Bob Rygielski and staff. From top to bottom the attentiveness of Bob from day one and to his waitresses and exceptional kitchen staff your restaurant made our rehearsal dinner perfect. We booked this event as a result of a...More

Thank Tpalmst
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Went there with my wife this past Monday. Enjoyed the food, atmosphere, and service. Also on Mondays they have special music by Daniel, which we both fully enjoyed.

1  Thank linwood276
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were just walking around downtown Lynchburg, came to the end of Commerce Street, and were about to turn back, when we noticed the sign for "Jimmy's on the James". We stepped in, at about 4:30 PM on a Tuesday. They didn't open for dinner...More

Thank travellerone2016
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Went for drinks after work, On street parking- not easy. Sat at the bar. About 12 people around 19:00 with nice music from a duo. Tried 1 cocktail off the menu and wasn't impressed . Had s bourbon and left. I was disappointed as I'd...More

Thank kamikazekiddo
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We meandered down the hill from the bridal shop because it looked close by and boy are we ever glad we did! Lynchburg is lucky to have this place! We ordered the tuna and a bottle of wine and settled in scanning the menu. Two...More

Thank Pattie S
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 hotels in Lynchburg
Holiday Inn Lynchburg
314 reviews
.17 km away
Craddock Terry Hotel
891 reviews
.86 km away
Travelodge Lynchburg
75 reviews
1.04 km away
Americas Best Value Inn
66 reviews
2.52 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Depot Grille
626 reviews
.39 km away
Market at Main
391 reviews
.35 km away
Hot and Cold Cafe
98 reviews
.33 km away
Main Street
162 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Amazement Square
242 reviews
.26 km away
Old City Cemetery
214 reviews
1.17 km away
Riverwalk Trail
112 reviews
.57 km away
Point of Honor
101 reviews
.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jimmy's on the James staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1306
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-845-1116
  • E-mail
Pull up a chair, take a taste, and join the fun. A modern day speakeasy focused on personal service, live music, and delectable cuisine set in a socially inviting atmosphere.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Save your favourites!
Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now