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The Firehouse Restaurant

627 W Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6619
+1 423-929-7677
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (59 reviews)
“beans” (41 reviews)
“sliced pork” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Barbecue, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
627 W Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6619
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is awesome. Such friendly efficient service and the food was out of this world!!! They have sandwiches as well as full dinners salad also available!

Thank Debby S
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

The food is great. Love the atmosphere. It is a destination/experience restaurant from way back. Always love coming here.

Thank G7806QOnicolea
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The experience was great; with friendly staff who do not hesitate to answer questions while providing excellent service.

Thank Caribee W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The waiters and waitress's are very knowledgeable and professional. Enjoy our visits, and food. Will recommend to friends.

Thank 422randalm
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We were traveling home and needed to stop and eat but weren't interested in fast food. We saw this listed on yelp.com as gluten free so we decided to try it. We were seated promptly (Sunday at 6:30 p.m.) and our wait staff was friendly...More

Thank Bobby L
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I live in Johnson City, Tennessee and I visit this restaurant at least twice a month. The food is excellent. The pulled pork is my standard go to however, everything that I have every ordered is great. The Chief burger is great, the chicken is...More

Thank mhudson1989
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

The service here was somewhat slow, but to be fair, they were pretty busy. The food was pretty good, although not spectacular. The biggest disappointment was that the restaurant did not serve any alcoholic beverages. We didn't know this going in, and just wanted a...More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 4 January 2018

When we lived in Johnson City about 30 years ago, we visited The Firehouse often. As we traveled on I-81 last weekend, we exited to try it again. It was as good as we remembered it. Our party tried a variety of foods and appetizers...More

Thank glars2018
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Very nice place to eat..always clean when there,,food very good,,no alcohol served which is ok,good food a a good price

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Tender and flavorful sliced brisket sandwich! Great sides and wonderful service! Set in historical restored fire station.

Thank Angierobrts
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2016|
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Response from Volusiagirl M | Reviewed this property |
Firehouse is happy to offer gift certificates !
25 September 2015|
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Response from Darryl H | Reviewed this property |
I double-checked with the restaurant's website and yes, The Firehouse is closed on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 627 W Walnut St, Johnson City, TN 37604-6619
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-929-7677
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