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A nugget from a 1911 Johnson City directory

Bob Cox • Dec 30, 2018 at 12:30 PM

Restaurants in 1911 were also called "Eating Houses." The list of them from a 1911 Johnson City directory is as follows:

The Brunswick Cafe (118 S. Railroad Avenue); J.B. Bunch (103 South Roan); Joseph Bunch (129 West Main); Dolan's Cafe (105 Buffalo); Greek Restaurant No. 1 (113 N. Railroad Ave.), No. 2, (117 West Main); Palace Lunch Room (Lamont near Sidney Avenue); South H.R., (129.5 West Main); Uneeda Lunch Place, (113 West Main); Hiram Wiley (201 West Main), YMCA Restaurant (Carnegie); Cannon, Lee (Eating House), 123 Willow; Greenlee, Sim (Eating House), 201 N. Railroad; Walter Reeves (Eating House), 115 N. Railroad Ave. Edward Thompson (Eating House), 220 W. Main Henry Wilson (Eating House) and (205 N. Railroad Avenue).

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