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Sunspot Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
2200 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-2812
+1 865-637-4663
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2200 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Prepare to wait most nights as this place is busy many evening. The food is interesting, but sometimes tries to hard to be oh so organic. An annoying trend that this restaurant has jumped on board with is plastic stemless wine glasses. I'm paying good...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit period after a long hike we decide to have lunch at the sunspot, not familiar with their menu, I have to say it was a little different, however different, the food was very good. We were able to sit on...More

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Traveling home from Florida, hungry and tired. I visited the Sunspot about two years ago when traveling through Knoxville and wanted my wife to experience it with me. This is a beer bar, a college hangout, but nice. I counted forty beers on tap plus...More

Thank Davidtw41
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I had the omelet of the day - spinach, tomato, cheese and onion. It was quite good. The fruit was also very fresh. The atmosphere was a bit on the college hangout theme. The service was also very good

Thank GEOCacher
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Knoxville is so lucky to have Randy! All his restaurants are great. This one has a menu that fits all diets and palates. Good selection of wines and beers and excellent service.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Food and service are fantastic; prices are slightly higher but they use quality ingredients and I believe everything is made there. I was a little disappointed with the quinoa salad...the ingredients were great but didn't balance the quinoa well enough...wish there were more olives or...More

Thank 3D0Gnight
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I stop by for dinner with my friend, and it is a very nice place. Everybody are very friendly, the food is decent. You can expect the best food in the world but if are looking for something to eat and you don't wanna spend...More

Thank Luca T
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I ate at the Sunspot restaurant in Knoxville. We were greeted with a smile, our server was friendly, knowledgeable about the menu, and accommodating to my dietary restrictions. Prices were great, portions were large, and food was tasty! We will definitely go...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

They had two hostesses and called twice. Put on hold for 10 + till hung up. Why have to wait for bartender place was empty. Good food people seem uncaring

Thank hhrightplace
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Close to U of Tenn, this place was upscale for a college restaurant. The staff was friendly and the food was good though had some unusual ingredients. Enjoyable meal

Thank petr0leumr0x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-637-4663
  • E-mail
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