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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 February 1, 2015

But their other food is so delicious that we end up with seafood or something else. Oh their steaks are good. Don't misunderstand me. But they do so many good things it is sometimes hard to decide. For special occasions, this is our go to...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank tk669
Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Nice place aesthetically but the food and service were lackluster. We had a private room that was perfect for our group. The meatball appetizer was quite good as was the side of brocolli with my dinner but the steak was not good. Service was a...More

2  Thank ljcook20003
Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

Arrived tonight in Knoxville and decided to try Peerless. It was a mistake. Food is expensive $25 per plate. Food was hit and miss. Steak was good. Louisianna Cajun dish was bland (not authentic). Service was SORRY. Waiter brought bread but no plates. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2014
2  Thank Kayne G
Reviewed November 20, 2014

We tried out Peerless Steakhouse recently on a Tuesday night on the recommendation of a friend who is a "chef". We were not impressed. The medium rare steak that I ordered was served up medium well. I had to send it back. Afterwards, my "chef"...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank James W
Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Appetizers and virgin piña colada was Delish!!! Had a really good time ambiance was nice as well looking forward to desert that's another trip😋

1  Thank FatimaM68
Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband and I were staying close to the Peerless Restaurant and were tired from a long day. We decided to stay close so decided to try Peerless, we had eaten there before and it was okay at that time. This time not so much...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank Maggie C
Reviewed October 8, 2014

Went with the wife to try a New Steak House, the place presents it self well and the staff was attentive but that's were the good stops. The wife and I ordered 2 different cuts of Steak, I could tell immediately by the looks of...More

Date of visit: October 2014
3  Thank Mark K
Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had the recommended potpie, which was decent. Nothing special but OK. Red wine was on sale at $3.50 a glass which is not bad at all.

Date of visit: September 2014
1  Thank Robert V
Reviewed September 17, 2014

Nice atmosphere and good looking menu. I was not that hungry so I opted for for an appetizer pizzette. It was very tasty though the edges were slightly burnt. Should have been made over! Their beer list was very weak but they did have a...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank DaddioDon
Reviewed September 17, 2014

This restaurant is on the pricey side. We went here after my husband got off work. The service was awesome. My hubby got a special they were having which had 3 shrimp and a steak. It was $31! The shrimp tasted great however the steak...More

Date of visit: September 2014
2  Thank Nicole J
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
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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