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Peerless Restaurant - CLOSED

320 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922-7506
+1 865-691-4699
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
6 Nov 2015
“Disappointing ”
29 Oct 2015
“Great food and service!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
320 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922-7506
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Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

One ribeye and one strip dinner, both utterly tasteless. Peerless is a steak house and they should know what is good meat and what is not. Apparently they do not. When you go to a steakhouse and pay over $70 for two meals and the...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Global399164
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We visited here while doing business in Knoxville. The food was cooked to perfection - and my husband is picky about his steaks! Our server was excellent. They weren't as busy as I would have expected at the dinner hour but it may be because...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Susie H
Reviewed September 10, 2015

We were in town for University of Tennessee Graduation and needed a place to have dinner celebration for the graduate. There was 10 in our group, so we had reservations. Service was terrific and the food was excellent. Dinner was awesome. Was proud that our...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank 03Mach69Mach
Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

This place was highly recommended by several local colleagues, so we went there after our meetings on Friday. Seems like the food was inconsistent. Some raved over their steaks, some thought the meat too tough, two had asked for rare and got medium well. My...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank HJK13
Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

The food was good but not great. My food wasn't warm when it came out. The cut of steak was good but it lacked flavor. Not the best but not the worst. The staff was wonderful

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank tiffanyt972
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Best Burger in Town, Greek salad, and everything on the menu! My husband likes the Blue Cheese, homemade!

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Misscarribbean
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Great waiter! Simply over the top service, attending our table with personalized attention. The food was superb with extremely generous servings. One slice of the fabulous Carrot Cake is enough for two persons.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank M M
Reviewed July 23, 2015

This was a wonderful dining experience. The service was wonderful and the food was to die for! Crab cakes and spinach maria were absolutely fantastic

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Phara R
Reviewed July 21, 2015

Good food, a little on the pricy side. fried lobster was the best thing on the menu that we had. Recommend for special occasions.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank arg928
Reviewed July 19, 2015

It is not the least expensive restaurant, but the quality and serving size is well worth the cost. We have recommended Peerless to a number of friends.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank DAN W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922-7506
    (Cedar Bluff and Peters Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-691-4699
  • E-mail
The Peerless Restaurant is proudly Tennessee"s oldest independently owned restaurant. Serving the best butcher cut steaks, and fresh seafood since 1938. The Kalogeros Family welcomes you to the Peerless as part of our family when you dine with us! With a tremendous tradition of fine food and friendly service, the Peerless is a food service leader in East Tennessee and has established a reputation for excellence known throughout the entire east coast.
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