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Scratch Brick Oven Foodworks

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100 E Unaka Ave, Johnson City, TN 37601-4624
+1 423-262-8021
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We've been here numerous times. It's always delicious. We like the option to select your toppings. French crust with cranberry turkey is an excellent starting point. Apple slices and fresh tomatoes are great additions. Hundreds of albums to spin your own tunes. Come often and savor the crust.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

This place is great for a casual night out! It's fun and funky with an amazing selection of vintage albums and the turn table is there for you to choose. They do a great thin crust pizza with a delicious chimchuri pesto mix sauce and your choice of toppings . The service was fast and the staff friendly and accommodating.... More 

Thank XCTreking2016
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Homey atmosphere like visiting a cool friend's pad! Unique young people atmosphere. Being that I am in my 50's I felt a little out of place. But the pizza was the best I have had anywhere in Johnson City! Can't wait to go back! I suggest everyone go there. Bring your own beer and even sodas!

Thank Linda C
Johnson City, Tennessee
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

This place allow you to craft your own pizza. You select the ingredients, toppings and sauces. The end product is your own creation. The toppings may also be not your typical pepperoni and other common pizza ingredients. You may choose apples, oranges, spinach and many other tasty ingredients. When you receive your pizza they also include a few dry red... More 

Thank CarlosJuarez1000
Jonesborough, Tennessee
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Nice place. Ordering is done on paper. However I suggest the "trust" pizza. The cooks will put whatever toppings they want on it which usually includes some sort of fruit which actually has been great each and every time. Bring your own Beer or wine. Coolers are ok as well. Play a record on the player as well. Lots of... More 

Thank GordonPamAly
Church Hill, Tennessee, United States
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Eclectic and funky; you can spin your choice of tunes, but this is a BYOB establishment. When its busy, parking can be difficult/confusing (just a warning). The staff is very friendly and enthusiastic about their product. Really interested in something different? Order a "trust" pizza and they will make something for you. Not so gutsy? (Neither am I) Try a... More 

Thank Christine F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

this place is amazing. Really nice place and awesome pizza. Didn't have to wait long at all. Highly recommended.

Thank brig276 .
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

You order your pizza when you come in the door. Inside they have a mixed arrangement of tables and chairs. Don't expect everything to match. They do not sell beer but you can bring your own inside. The crust is made from scratch and the pizza is cooked in a wood fired oven. They have many toppings to choose from... More 

Thank Eugene B
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

We and another couple decided to try Scratch. It's been through several incarnations and has ended up for now as a pizza place. One enters the main entrance and is faced with a wide choice of pizzas and limited sandwich options. We chose a cheesy appetizer with dips: pesto (very oily), a mild chunky red sauce and maybe herd butter... More 

Thank Patrick_Rich
Crooksville, OH
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108 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

My husband and I were in Johnson City for one night and we wanted to find a pizza restaurant. This came up on our searches as a great place and it did not disappoint. They have many options for pizza and we decided to go with the trust option. This gives the pizza maker the option to add anything to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Unaka Ave, Johnson City, TN 37601-4624
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-262-8021

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