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Cheddar's

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8390 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5449
+1 865-851-9233
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11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Knoxville, TN, United States
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went with friends after church. This is what a restaurant should be. The food was very good, the service was impeccable and reasonably priced. The chicken-pot-pie was very tasty as was the broccoli casserole. I struggle to remember a better "casual" restaurant.

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Thank Stephen B
Knoxville, Tennessee
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went for lunch about 1:00pm on Friday. It was crowded but I did not have to wait, seated immediately. Server came as soon as I was seated. Very, very attentive server but not overbearing, just pleasant. Food was delicious and served hot. I was able to substitute one of the vegetables and was not rushed to finish. I mentioned the... More 

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Thank SETJones
Atlanta
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102 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was working in Knoxville for a few days and decided to try a sit down restaurant near work to have a nice healthy lunch. Service was great and even though there was only one of me they seated me quickly. I'm not vegetarian, but sometimes I just want a plate of veggies, so that's what I got. While I... More 

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Thank CUbeMan
Townsend, Tennessee, United States
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered, got our food- I ask for butter and crackers for my soup- never received the crackers nor a return visit from the waiter until he took the bill. I believe he's name was Greg... older gentleman seemed he was in a hurry but he only had us and a party of six that came in after us. I've... More 

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Thank Kimberly H
Atlanta, Georgia
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127 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for lunch New Year's Day, and timed it just right...parking lot about half full when we arrived, completely full when we left. Greeters kind of stumbled around on deciding where to seat us (though it was only about half full inside), looking at the chart, looking at each other, having us stand there and look at them while they... More 

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Thank CoachSr
Knoxville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my ol' lady here, they don't have Cheddar's where she's from but they now have several around East TN. The food is decent and varied, but somewhat limited. What they do have is really good for a midpriced chain. I love the monte christo which is basicly a fancy turkey and cheese but oh so good. My big... More 

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Thank Uriah R
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115 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My wife and I were on our way to Florida and stayed in Knoxville, Tennessee over night in the heart of the orange university where Tennessee celebrates so many great athletes and accomplishments. We love to sit a bar if a restaurant has one. It was a bit overly lit for a bar, but in some ways reminded us of... More 

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Thank jp11327
Knoxville Tennessee
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Food is always consistent Were told 15-25 minutes Waited 30 then an hour to get our meal. Wish we had done something else

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Thank Love2BaDAD
San Antonio, Texas
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407 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We love Cheddars. I always get the cornmeal encrusted catfish. The ambiance in good and the service above average. Alas, I gave them a mediocre rating of three stars to make a point. We got the vegetable plate an the veggies are prepared with sugar. Ugh. One reason for ordering veggies is that we have a healthy life style. Sugar... More 

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Thank Robert F
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

They got the salmon right the first time! Also, the waitress repeated back as get understood it...totally on point! It's rare that happens...th u!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8390 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5449
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-851-9233

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