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Downtown Grill & Brewery

424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
+1 865-633-8111
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“fajitas” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On a business trip, met up here with some friends to have a few drinks after waiting too long to get into a speakeasy place. A busy place, appears to be a high volume of business but we were served pretty quickly by the bartenders...More

Thank 84Hokie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently won a contest at my job and was given a gift card to the DG&B. I have ordered the fajitas in the past and enjoy them. That was not the case that day. A little over seasoned and not nearly as tasty as...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dove in there on a cold night from our son’s place up the street. It was a nice surprise that it was so good because we were not going there knowing it was good food. My husband and I shared a chicken nacho from...More

Thank JulieMac M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the wings and the hamburgers! Such a neat atmosphere and a great location. A must if you are in the Knoxville area!

Thank mommoy0f2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Casual dress, a free popcorn machine, lots of fine in house brews to wash down the delicious fish and chips dish. No shortage of delicious things to eat in the Downtown Grill; and sidewalk dining is available weather permitting. A favorite for people in their...More

Thank wendallb2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in earlier this month for a quick lunch, while waiting for an appointment later. The food was delicious and our server was attentive. Since I like darker beers, I sampled their stout and their porter. I settled on the porter to enjoy with...More

Thank bfain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a restaurant with great atmosphere and amazing food..this is it!! If you go a little early, you don’t even have to wait. Our waitress was friendly and helpful with everything on the menu. There is so much variety on the menu...everyone can...More

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped here at Downtown Grill & Brewery for a dinner with friend. We didn't book, but there was a room for us upstairs. Staff was welcoming. Service was quick and efficient. Food was delicious. My steak was cooked exactly to my liking. I had...More

Thank Olga K
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The staff was super nice. They also have a very wide selection menu. If you are in Knoxville, for sure stop here for some grub!!!

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We had stopped by with friends for drinks and dinner before a show.. drinks were great, staff lovely, atmosphere nice, but the food was so so.. very sub par with the other food choices in the immediate area. If you're stopping in for an app...More

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Anne B
22 August 2016|
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Response from Sailinggal | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. But don't forget the apples empanadas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-633-8111
  • E-mail
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