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Jumbo House

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1410 Nashville Hwy, Columbia, TN 38401-2051
(931) 388-2440
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good Old Fashioned burger place with diner atmosphere. The burgers are huge and just like you remember from childhood. Relaxed, friendly, family fast food.

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148 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love stopping at these local hamburger stands and Jumbo House Hamburgers is worth a stop! It is a locals kind of place with big burgers and lots of other things like Fried Chicken, Chicken Livers, Gizzards, Hot Wings, Shrimp BBQ, Hush Puppies, Ham & Cheese as well as Egg Salad Sandwichs...LOTs of stuff and the sweetest tea we had... More 

Thank Timzorrr
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Excellent burgers, catfish or chicken. Family owned business that has been around for decades. Prices are more than reasonable and service is great. A hometown favorite.

Thank fodknocker
North Carolina
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Very flavorful burgers, this local favorite of many will become a frequent stop for me. Only one flaw, every burger comes with cheese, yuck. I even specifically ordered no cheese and got the slimy yellow tire patch anyway. Luckily I was able scrape of the offending yellow goo.

Thank JHH27012
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Older building, wonderful staff, a lot of food for the price. Hamburgers are great as well as the fries.

Thank Brian P
Tullahoma, Tennessee
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197 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I had never had broasted chicken before, but I will again. Jana's is a neat little family owned spot in the style of the old drive in restaurants. They have good burgers too. Only downside is that they get really slow when they're busy.

Thank JRockTN
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

This place must be the oldest "burger joint" in town. Locally owned and operated, no franchise crap. Employees are always nice. Closest taste to homemade you will find!

Thank Heather G
Katy, Texas
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143 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

It's a burger joint. Ii know they sell other stuff but when they put it on their sign that large...that's what they do. It's an old place that some would say needs to be updated...NO! Leave it as is. It's a bit tired but that's part of the ambiance. The burgers were bigger than advertised, flavored well and very juicy,... More 

Thank Olineman
Bluffton, South Carolina
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113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

I was out of town on business and checked out Trip advisor for suggestions on where to have dinner, and Jumbo House jumped out at me. I pulled up and it looked like it was once a drive-in. There were a bunch of people sitting inside, so I decided to go in and have dinner. It's like an old fashioned... More 

Thank mvssysprog
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

Whenever I am driving through Columbia I stop at Jumbo House. If I have time to eat in I always get the catfish. If I am in a hurry I get one of their burgers to go. Also cannot resist their ice cream

Thank 430kippk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 Nashville Hwy, Columbia, TN 38401-2051
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: (931) 388-2440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?