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10945 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934-1959
+1 865-675-1362
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I signed up for their emails and get a bogo entry weekly! I love the different options for food and I haven't tasted anything I don't like yet! The ambience is great, and it's a different spin than the other chains in the area.

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Thank Heather M
Nashville, Tennessee
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617 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

gone way down hill over the years. seemed like you had to be 80 to work there. service ok. prices high. food not substantial - had the mediterranean chicken salad.

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Thank TravelManSouth
Knoxville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the places we are most likely to take guest to eat. Some of them say, Let's eat at Mimi's. We've loved it there, specially the New Orleans room, because that's a favorite destination for us. The breads are good and they'll bring oil for dipping if you ask. The brown bread with raisins is so good we always... More 

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Thank Z4675RZchristineg
Pensacola, Florida
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302 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We try and go to this chain when ever we find one as we travel. Some disappoint, most are very good, but this one was excellent! Food and service were top notch. They still have my favorite corn chowder and those tasty warm breads and muffiins, but have added new dishes we tried with wine and honey and even lavender.... More 

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Thank TheMaven2u
Knoxville, Tennessee
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to eat here when we all don't really know what we want to eat because they have such a wide range of menu items to suit different cravings. I've eaten here a few times and it is always great. Staff is always friendly too!

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Thank yellowbird92
Denver CO USA
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344 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been to this place in some time. Nice to see the menu changed. Lots of great options. I decided to get the tuna melt with frites and a Cesar salad. Fresh. Good. Frites were like ones you get in Europe. Salad was crisp and not over dressed. Generous tuna salad on the sandwich. Service was good. Friendly. Restaurant... More 

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Thank JJBlondie
Knoxville, Tennessee
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211 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by with wife for breakfast Had a corned beef benedict tasted great. The english muffin is replaced with corned beef hash Wife had an omlette. All good They did take the breakfast burrito off the menu which was a favorite of mine

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Thank colinacirc
Knoxville, TN
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for a quick burger dinner. It took them forever to bring it to the table. The french fries were soggy, greasy, and old. I talked to the waiter and he said he was going to bring me new ones. That also took a long time to arrive. And despite being hot, they were also soggy and limp.... More 

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Thank DameDeBronze
Knoxville, Tennessee
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259 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We went to Mimi's to celebrate Valentine's Day. I ordered one of the Valentine's Day Specials: House Salad, Shrimp with Cheese Au Gratin Potatoes and Broccoli, and a Mud Pie for dessert. All for $18.99. All the food was outstanding and the service was great. As a Holiday reward, we received a coupon for a free entree the next time... More 

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Thank Douglas M
Maryville
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

food was excellent had the salmon. ...melt in you mouth. The server took care of us before we knew we needed anything.

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Thank Rocky M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, American, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10945 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934-1959
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-675-1362

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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?