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925 Congress Parkway, Athens, TN 37303
+1 423-649-0000
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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McKinney, Texas
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After the funeral of a family member, the dinner was at Michael's in one of the event rooms. The food was good and if you like bacon in you green beans, this was the place to be. Food was definitely home style. I expected the potatoes to be instant for a large group but they were not. Someone was peeling... More 

Thank Regberly
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I had a to go order and they tried to rip me off by charging a $10 gratuity on it. I asked them about it then they had an attitude because I caught them. Will not order from again or eat there again.

Thank volsfan00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food barbecue brisket very nicely done. Beans and steak tips first class . If you like prime rib or berry salad also good choice

Thank Eric R
Athens, Tennessee
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Everybody has their own idea about what potato soup should be like but these people have soup that is incredible. The portion was HUGE and just as good the next day. If you love potato soup you should really check this place out.

1 Thank PRWhites
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Great menu. I've eaten here several times and have never gotten anything I did not love. Great food. My favorite place in the area.

Thank Greg W
Philadelphia, Tennessee
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Sometimes this place is really good and sometimes not. It is very 'hit or miss' with food quality. Relaxed atmosphere, casual dining.

1 Thank MF S
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

On the advice of the Hampton Inn we visited Michael's. It was Shrimp Fest and we ordered two kinds of shrimp. The food was delicious and very plentiful. The service was superb! A great place to stop for a good meal.

Thank GypsyProf
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Michael's in Athens and Etowah are both the top choice for me when choosing to eat out. I often take clients & business associates for lunch. The brisket is always a favorite as well as my favorite, the salmon salad and cheeseburgers. The food is always fresh, not frozen and the healthier option of all of the restaurants in this... More 

1 Thank Jona G
Knoxville, Tennessee
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

At the recommendation of a friend I ordered the coconut chicken with sweet potato fries. Best I have eaten! Salad and hot bread were tasty also.

1 Thank Brenda A
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347 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We eat here six to eight times a year and both the service and food are consistently good. We usually go on Tuesdays when they have a special on a very good fried catfish entree.

Thank Smkymtntroutman

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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 Congress Parkway, Athens, TN 37303
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 423-649-0000

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