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Tupelo Honey

300 Buffalo St, Johnson City, TN 37604-5704
+1 423-202-9740
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“biscuits” (88 reviews)
“fried okra” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Buffalo St, Johnson City, TN 37604-5704
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1 - 10 of 444 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently had lunch at THC with some of my family.  I had the calabash fried shrimp with fries, coleslaw & jalapeño corn hushpuppies. Everything was great except the Slaw. It was just ok. Too much of a vinegary taste for my liking....but it wasn't awful....More

Thank gomtneers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to eat here a few weeks ago. Use to love the place. Especially their veggie bowl. They have taken that off the menu and the only items for vegetarians are side items and a few salads. Nothing that any other restaurant has. Once we...More

Thank MaccaFan1
Tupelo H, General Manager at Tupelo Honey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, My name is Josh and I am the General Manager for Tupelo Honey Café in Johnson City. I would like to thank you for taking the time to give us feedback about our menu. It is this feedback that helps us to improve upon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We accidentally spotted Tupelo Cafe while driving past the university into the downtown area and decided to have dinner here on a whim. Having eaten at other Tupelo Honey Cafes in other cities, we were comfortable stopping here. This particular restaurant is in an old,...More

Thank MiddleTennessee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I went to Tupelo's after an early church service on Sunday arriving right @ 11a so we assumed we'd be able to order from their brunch or lunch menu as my hubby had his heart set on the It's Not My Momma's...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to eat. They were very responsive, friendly, and accommodating. We had the Crispy Brussels, trout, and Kale salad with Salmon. Everything was fresh and delicious. The location is fun and I imagine sitting outside at night is perfect for a date...More

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although I usually think Tupelo honey serves good quality food I was somewhat disappointed in the current menu which has increased in price but not in portion. And the number of vegan and vegetarian options has dwindled. I was less than impressed by happy hour...More

Thank lauracS1980ME
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very interesting restaurant, and service was attentive. I was looking forward to trying the Maple pecan bacon appetizer, but was disappointed as the bacon was black on the bottom, and too burnt. Everyone else in our party enjoyed their food.

Thank DaveSinJAX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever we have special occasions, or just want a special meal, my wife and I both love to go to Tupelo Honey. By far this is our favorite place to eat in Johnson City. The menu choices are unique and special. The food quality is...More

Thank contractor2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to visit Tupelo Honey in Johnson City! The ambiance of the restaurant, the professional service from the servers, and most of all is the wonderful food. The biscuits and honey and jelly you are served in the beginning are outstanding and the food...More

Thank lauralou67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice place to take a date because they have interesting food, upscale atmosphere and good service at a moderate price.

Thank Ric470
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Roy L
why did you write the same review on urbanspoon under a different name, and using a different price? both reviews is the different peoples review on each site, This is most likely a competitor.
December 23, 2014|
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Response from joyhope | Reviewed this property |
This must be a spam question, judging by others that have responded to this comment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Buffalo St, Johnson City, TN 37604-5704
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-202-9740
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