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APPETIZERS​
Fried Pickles
Hand battered and served with our signature blue cheese aioli
$5.90
Crab Cakes
Two​ homemade lump crab cakes, deep fried and served with sriracha and Jonah’s sauce
$9.90
Cyclone Shrimp
Cornmeal battered, deep fried and tossed in a spicy citrus aioli sauce
$8.90
Fried Green Tomatoes
Corn meal battered and topped with feta cheese, sun dried tomatoes and balsamic vinaigrette
$6.70
Florida Oysters
Florida​ oysters cornmeal battered, deep fried and served with Jonah’s sauce
$8.50
Diver's Sea Scallops
Bacon wrapped, deep fried and served with our signature peach-tree chutney cooked in 100% percent refined peanut oil
$8.90
Cooked in 100% percent refined peanut oil
SOUP & SALAD​
Grouper Chowder
Generous gulf grouper with cream sherry in a classic potato bacon chowder
Cup $4.50
Bowl $5.70
House Salad
Crisp chopped greens, cherry tomatoes, feta, red onions and sweet praline pecans served with citrus vinaigrette
Side $4.50
Entree $7.90
Caesar Salad
Crisp chopped greens, fresh parmesan, homemade croutons and caesar dressing
Side $4.50
Entree $7.90
Harvest Salad
Crisp chopped greens, strawberries, blue berries, blue cheese crumbles, red onions, and sweet praline pecans served with citrus vinaigrette
Side $5.70
Entree $8.50
Cobb Salad
Crisp chopped greens, diced boiled eggs and bacon, cherry tomatoes, crumbled blue cheese and avocado served with house-made balsamic vinaigrette
Side $6.50
Entree $8.90
WOOD BURNING GRILL​
Mediterranean Chicken
With basil lemon butter, feta, artichokes and sundried tomatoes
$13.90
Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken
9 oz fire roasted chicken glazed in our homemade teriyaki sauce garnished with a caramelized grilled pineapple and diced red peppers
$13.90
Granny Smith Chops
Two bone-in center cut pork chops with our special seasonings and grilled to perfection, topped with caramelized granny smith apples, onions and crisp bacon
$14.70
Cowboy Ribeye
Brave heart black angus USDA choice 15 oz ribeye hand cut with our special seasonings and grilled to perfection garnished with caramelized onions
$19.50
Signature portabella port wine demi-glaze $+1.50
Filet
Brave heart black angus USDA choice 8 oz with our special seasonings and grilled to perfection, served with our signature portabella port wine demi-glaze
$25.00
Atlantic Salmon
$16.50
Rainbow Trout
$14.50
Black Grouper
$18.90
Shrimp and Scallops
$15.90
Seasonal
$Market
SAUTE SPECIALTIES​
Gingersnap Crusted Salmon
Fresh atlantic salmon with a pan seared gingersnap crust, topped with our signature lemon butter, garnished with red cabbage slaw and a delicious side of your choice
$16.90
Grouper Alexander
Sauteed shrimp and bay scallops in a parmesan cream sauce atop blackened grouper, garnished with red cabbage slaw and your choice of side
$21.90
Shrimp and Grits
Sauteed shrimp, bacon and chives in a light cream sauce atop roasted vegetables and white cheddar cheese grits
$14.90
Parmesan Crusted Trout
Parmesan crusted rainbow trout served with basil lemon butter, garnished with red cabbage slaw and a delicious side of your choice
$14.90
Shrimp Pesto
Sauteed shrimp and asparagus in olive oil tossed in a light pesto cream sauce and fettuccine, garnished with toasted ciabatta bread
$13.90
Chicken Bella
Grilled chicken, fettuccine, portabellas sauteed with sundried tomatoes, onions, olives, garlic and capers in a light balsamic cream sauce, garnished with toasted ciabatta bread
$13.90
The following entrees are garnished with red cabbage slaw and your choice of side
Jonah's Fish Fry
Hand dipped in seasoned cornmeal and deep fried
Deep Fried Catfish
Hand dipped in seasoned cornmeal and deep fried in 100% refined peanut oil and served with our signature spicy tartar sauce
Regular $10.50
Double cat $14.50
Fish and Chips
Black grouper hand dipped in seasoned cornmeal deep fried in 100% refined peanut oil and served with our signature spicy tartar sauce and natural-cut fries
$14.50
SEAFOOD SANDWICHES​
Sandwiches are served with lettuce, red onion and Jonah’s sauce on toasted ciabatta bread
Seasonal
$Market
Black Grouper
$13.50
Fried Oysters
$11.90
Crab Cake
$11.70
Fresh fish, highest quality - prepared and cut daily
F.G.T. Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken with melted provolone cheese topped with a fried green tomato, lettuce, red onion and Jonah’s sauce
$10.80
Bacon $+1.00
Jonah's Blue Burger
8 oz hand crafted beef patty topped with melted blue cheese crumbles, diced crisp bacon, caramelized onions, lettuce, tomato and peppercorn mayonnaise
$10.90
Baja Wraps
Melted white cheddar, crisp chopped greens, pico de gallo and Jonah’s sauce, wrapped in a soft tortilla
Grouper $13.50
Chicken $10.70
SIDES​
White Cheddar Grits
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Vegetable Medley
Sauteed Spinach
Natural-Cut Fries
Red Cabbage Slaw
DESSERTS​
Creme Brulee
$4.50
Florida Key Lime Pie
$5.50
New York Cheesecake
$5.50
Peanut Butter Pie
With chocolate ganache
$5.50
BEVERAGES​
Coke
Diet Coke
Sprite
Iced Tea
Sweet and Un-Sweet
Lemonade
Coffee
Hot Teas
Bottled Water
About
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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jonah’s is probably our favorite restaurant in Thomasville and for that matter, southwest Georgia! We live in a town close and go to Thomasville often, and to Jonah’s often! Had an old Dabo of shrimp/ scallops pasta, after fried green tomatoes appetizer. Wife lives their...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Jonahs. The service was OK but the star of the show was the food. I had a Mixed Grill of grouper, scallops and shrimp. The food was excellent. In a word " Delightful ".

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A little bit of a wait, but the food and service was well worth it! The part of town is gorgeous and plenty of little shops. The small portion of shrimp and grits was plenty of food for me and my husband got the cyclone...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 13, 2020

We drive a few miles to try a good restaurant. This met all expectations. Had the seafood Special, both of us. The meal blackened was excellent, grits were great and the atmosphere was very nice. We could relax and have a great dinner. Get there...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

I got a chicken dish and it was incredible. Went with a party of 6 and no one had complaints. Highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 11, 2020

Met cousins there for lunch. Had a 30 minute wait when the place had only been open 30 minutes. Well worth the wait! Our food was outstanding! We had grouper chowder, crabcake sandwich with fried green tomato and bacon, cheese grits. WOW. We all loved...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

Had our FAVS again. The Chicken Bella and the Pineapple teriyaki chicken. As usual, both were delicious..

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

Delicious shrimp and grits ever!!!! the hushpuppies and the lightest, fluffiest ever as well. A must while visiting

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

My husband and I went to Jonah’s Fish and Grits for our 48th wedding anniversary. Our neighbor recommended it to us and we were very glad she did. The staff were super friendly. Our waitress could not have been more responsive to our needs and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

The 45 minute wait was worth it. With friends after FSU game, we shared fried green tomatoes (perfect batter with balsamic reduction, sun-dried tomatoes,and feta cheeses), volcano shrimp (spicy, but not hot), and complimentary basket of hush puppies (large, hot, delicious) with honey butter. I...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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January 17, 2017|
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Dont think they have private rooms
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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.
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