Tennessee’s Oldest Town is not only filled with stories, but it’s also filled with unique flavors, homemade recipes and southern hospitality. To help you out, we’ve provided a list of some of the most delectable dishes and sweetest shops in Northeast Tennessee!


Texas Burritos and More

Who would’ve thought you could find a taste of Texas in Tennessee’s Oldest Town? Texas Burritos & More specializes in specially made Tejano dishes and other Tex-Mex staples that are sure to please your taste buds.  Experience the taste of family dishes that have been passed down for over 50 years.


Downtown Sweet

Downtown Sweet offers an array of confectionery goodness from chocolates to cookies to savory sandwiches. A personal touch is never left out, they’re always coming up with innovative recipes such as bubble waffles with ice cream!


Eureka Bites

Eureka Bites offers a vast brunch menu full of southern delights. If you’re a fan of biscuits and gravy, make sure to ask for the Wiley Jones when you order. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed.


Krazy Krepes

This downtown creperie specializes in sweet and savory crepes which make for the perfect breakfast or lunch! They even offer gluten-free options. Krazy Krepes can be found in the same store space as Sweet E’s.


Jonesborough Barrel House

Enjoy a relaxing evening of music and southern cooking at the Jonesborough Barrel House. Venture outside to their courtyard and you’ll find their “Pickin Porch”, which almost always has a local artist playing a tune.


Sweet E’s 

Whether you need a special occasion cake or simply have a craving for a slice of pie or a cookie, Sweet E’s is has it all. This family-owned business specializes in creating homemade baked goods that warm the soul.


Olde Towne Pancake House

Built with a focus on bringing families and friends around the table and enjoying a fresh hot meal, Olde Towne Pancake House is a perfect place to start the morning off with a pile of fluffy pancakes. But don’t be mistaken, they also offer a full menu of lunch items that are sure to impress!


GiGis Pantry

New to downtown Jonesborough, Gigi’s has found their place by serving beautifully made smoothies and smoothie bowls crafted using carefully selected ingredients. When you stop by, make sure to try their Dragon Smoothie Bowl.


Main Street Cafe

Known for their homemade soups, freshly prepared salads and an endless variety of sandwiches, Main Street Café has made downtown Jonesborough their home for close to 40 years. Make sure to try a scoop or two of their gelato for dessert before you leave.


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