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116 Main St, Caryville, TN 37714-4115
+1 423-562-7839
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good19%
  • Average34%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
2 weeks ago
“Breakfast ”
15 Sep 2017
Open Now
$$ - $$$
116 Main St, Caryville, TN 37714-4115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When my husband and I were in town we decided to stop here before heading back home. We opted for the breakfast bar which was very delicious and the service was pretty good as well

Thank la_blanton07
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The Shoney's buffet is pretty good. It's clean, presents well, and the food is tasty. Especially good is the fried fish and fried chicken. This Shoney's is for the most part the same as the others I've enjoyed. The only problem here was that the...More

1  Thank Mayorman2011
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Haven't been in one of these for years. Got the buffet at 10:30 had breakfast and lunch both out. Good food average service.

Thank O8489PLgeorgeb
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We stopped here on the way home for dinner and were surprised to find a buffet that still had breakfast food at 5pm. It was an AUCE including beverage for around $9.00 for a senior citizens. The buffet included, breakfast foods, salad bar, fruit and...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoy having a family meal at Shoney's, or a meal with friends. My husband especially likes when they have the breakfast bar out for lunch or dinner. I enjoy their salad bar. Great salads. They have lots of fruits veggies, meats etc. Lots of...More

Thank JuliaHughes
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We almost didn't stop because of the mediocre reviews. The food was good (Sunday night) & the service was excellent.

1  Thank jillrn04
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We have eaten here several times. Good food. Friendly staff. Clean restaurant. Fast service. Will eat here again

Thank gregorya616
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's a Shoney's. What can I say? This is a chain from decades ago -- and it shows. The restaurant is tired, the wait staff is tired, the patrons are tired -- except when it comes time to belly up to the bar and load...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was one of then only restaurants open when we arrived at 9 pm. The food and wait staff were very down home and welcoming. The buffet offered a wide variety but was a little high prices.

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The place was clean and the service was friendly and efficient. The salad bar was very nice and fresh. The two kinds of soup offered were very tasty. The Buffet offered a lot of different selections and was enjoyable for the price. Not much in...More

Thank Greg P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Main St, Caryville, TN 37714-4115
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Caryville
  • Phone Number: +1 423-562-7839
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