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Wishbones - CLOSED

2701 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914-5247
+1 865-525-1514
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good9%
  • Average18%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible0%
9 Oct 2016
“The chicken has crossed the road!”
18 Mar 2013
“Excellent chicken served up fast and hot every time”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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2701 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914-5247
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The chicken has crossed the road! Same great chicken but now merged with Denton's restaurant. Still serving all the Wishbones favorites.

Thank ThatSeventiesGuy
Reviewed 18 March 2013

I've been visiting the Wishbones on Clinton Hwy since about 2002 and I've never had a bad meal. While not as swanky as Zaxby's, I find the help more helpful, food served faster, and for less $$. I must be honest in that I've only...More

Thank Pmrphoto
Reviewed 31 October 2012

Fast food style place, but orders made fresh so it takes a little longer. Excellent wings and tenders with a variety of seasonings and sauces. Take a bucket or two home!

Thank TennesseeTravelerMan
Reviewed 2 August 2012 via mobile

Have it a couple of times a month - pretty good chicken platter and good banana pudding. They are normally quick at getting your food to you - if you are on the east side of Knoxville it's worth a stop.

Thank RussHatcher
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Great place to eat plenty portion of food and price just right

Thank Greenidoll
Reviewed 26 April 2012

nothin wrong with the service. the place is clean. the fried green tomatoes and the sweet potato french fries are very good. the rest, i can do without. just sayin'

Thank Missi J
Reviewed 4 April 2010

$10 for 10 wings( they shorted me 2, called and was called a liar)

1  Thank JOEDTN
Reviewed 9 December 2009

I love Buffalo chicken tenders. To me, these are the best. I almost feel like getting a part time job there to see how it's done. Please come out to Cedar Bluff or Turkey Creek. Popeye's # 2 and KFC #3

Thank IMTrue
Reviewed 26 March 2009

this is the best chicken in knoxville. think zaxbys only better.

Thank roadraskal
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Reviewed 9 February 2008

Decent, but Zaxby's is better.

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2701 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914-5247
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-525-1514
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