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.

Vinegar Jim's

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
12062 Forrest St, Arlington, TN 38002-8390
901-867-7568
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 51 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great restaurant

Took my out of town family here for dinner. Everyone had something different & everyone loved their meals! Veggies & fried pies are DE-LISH!! Love the thin batter on the fried green tomatoes & chicken fingers. Also, their filet with bleu cheese is fantastic!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Lori P
,
Arlington, Tennessee
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Arlington, Tennessee
Level Contributor
67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Took my out of town family here for dinner. Everyone had something different & everyone loved their meals! Veggies & fried pies are DE-LISH!! Love the thin batter on the fried green tomatoes & chicken fingers. Also, their filet with bleu cheese is fantastic!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We love finding local places and this place was a great find! Very cozy atmosphere, friendly staff, and delicious food. They bring you fresh bread before your meal and it is amazing. We have ordered steaks several times and they are always cooked the way we requested and full of season...no steak sauce needed here! They have a great selection... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Memphis, Tennessee
Level Contributor
29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

If you like places that are cozy and old-fashioned, you will like this place. The food, especially steaks and the home cooked vegetables are superb. I enjoy their hamburgers, sandwiches, as well as fried pickles and they have home made desserts like fried pies that are something you don't find at many other restaurants. Just go early if you go... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arlington, Tennessee
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

great food and service, closed Mondays. the staff is friendly and helpful and always willing to accommodate your dining needs.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We were here vising friends and decided to try a local place. Great food and service. Our group of 5 all got different things - fish, chicken,pork,shrimp, and steak. All were delicious! Saved room for dessert and we tried almost every flavor of the fried pies and the banana pudding - again they were all delicious. Our friends that live... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ridgeland
Level Contributor
28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Stopped in for lunch- service was very prompt and friendly. Had vegetable plates. Waitress made suggestions and we enjoyed. Price was reasonable and food was good. Would definitely go again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bartlett, Tennessee
Level Contributor
41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Had a business lunch here and ordered the chicken sandwich with fries. The chicken was very tough. However, I will say my business associates enjoyed the food very much. I don't plan on returning.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The food was fabulous, but the seating is a little cramped. Don't plan to have an intimate conversation.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Germantown, Tennessee
Level Contributor
265 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

went for the first time with friends and had a great time and a good meal. I had a shrimpmater that I thought was outstanding and my wife enjoyed fried catfish. Our waitress Debbie was very friendly and took good care of us

Was this review helpful? Yes
Germantown, Tennessee
Level Contributor
41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Have been here many times and is very consistent. Steaks are good, but if you want wine you must bring your own. Fried green tomatos are a must.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Vinegar Jim's also viewed

 

Been to Vinegar Jim's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Vinegar Jim's

Address: 12062 Forrest St, Arlington, TN 38002-8390
Phone Number: 901-867-7568
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Arlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12062 Forrest St, Arlington, TN 38002-8390
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 901-867-7568
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Vinegar Jim's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?