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The Creek Cafe

110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
+1 865-308-9084
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“panini” (15 reviews)
“wraps” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (26 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were on our way to visit my mother-in-law and decided to stop at The Creek for lunch. I ordered the Creek Club Sandwich and iced tea. It consisted of turkey, ham, lettuce, tomato and mayo between two slices of toasted sourdough bread. It was...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here to attend a Carson Newman football game and decided to try this place. We both got the Hawaiian sandwich and found it to be OK but not nearly as good as anticipated. The order taker was not a very welcoming person and...More

Thank GrandPenguins
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We have been blessed by the opening of the Creek Cafe. They have wonderful food and ice cream. The service is always wonderful and set in a quaint quiet part of the old town that is being updated.

Thank Tonya C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The Creek was originally a class project at Carson-Newman University, and the idea blossomed into a real-life venture that has become the best café in Jefferson City. The sandwiches and ice cream are fantastic, and the place has a comfortable atmosphere that is perfect for...More

Thank gschloesser1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We took a coffee/tea break at The Creek Cafe. Located in the heart of Jefferson City, it has reasonable prices (not like Starbucks) and a relaxed, quiet atmosphere in which to enjoy your drink and carry on a conversation. We will return.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

First time in Jefferson City and I stopped in as passing by around lunch time. The staff was friendly and the food was great. I highly recommend the California wrap and the strawberry salad. Made fresh and great flavors. I look forward to the next...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

More than good natural food and custom ice cream dishes, The Creek Cafe has become a gathering place for local musicians. The Thursday evening jam session from 6:00 to 8:00 PM draws area pickers sharing music which spans folk, bluegrass, country, and even flamenco. Thursday...More

Thank edwardw354
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This little place knocks it out of the park!!! Had the chicken salad sandwich and white bean chili. I travel and eat out over 200 days a year from coast to coast and I promise you this place is nothing short of fantastic!!!

Thank Billy C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I took my wife here for a celebratory drink after closing a land deal. She ordered a fancy coffee, while I ordered tea. It was very good and we will return.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The Creek is a fun place to eat. The food is good. Don't go if you are in a hurry. Each person's order is fixed as they order it and it takes awhile.

Thank Kim G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 E Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, Jefferson City, TN 37760-1747
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-308-9084
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We are located in the Historic Mossy Creek District of downtown Jefferson City, Tennessee, two blocks from Carson-Newman College. Come enjoy our relaxing atmosphere and great food, including specialty coffee drinks, tea, grilled sandwiches, wraps, soups, and handmade ice cream.
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