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White Possum

1060 W Broad St, Smithville, TN 37166-2501
+1 615-597-9009
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (8 reviews)
“catfish” (4 reviews)
“fried pickles” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
1060 W Broad St, Smithville, TN 37166-2501
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Stopped by on my way back from the Off the beaten path tour, headed back to Nashville. Reasonable prices , generous portions and great food quality. Will be back.......

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Best nachos, great hamburgers, and the hot bar for lunch is fantastic! This is a great little diner to bring your family for dinner.

Thank Shan B
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Contrary to Hotter than Hades review, I found this to be a wonderful place to eat, with good food, and great staff. It was a little warm in there but when you look at the outside temperature in the 90's and a heat index of...More

Thank Bugsbuns2u41
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Went to Smithville, TN for a weekend vacation. NOTHING is there. Caney Fork River is nice. Beautiful scenery. BUT, The White Possum (the only restaurant)....first of all it was 92 degrees outside and 80 inside this sweat shop. You don't need to worry about getting...More

2  Thank republicstands
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Steak is good stuff. Great staff helps with a nice relaxing meal. Price was right too. Not too far from Center Hill Lake.

Thank Sil T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were here during the weekend of the Jamboree and headed in out of the sudden rain on Saturday night - so did like ten other families all at the same time. And there were literally 3 ladies waiting tables, running the register AND busing...More

Thank LNLohr
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Took our friends the other night, it turned out soo good! They had the fish, husband had a steak and everyone was happy!! And the price wad right!! We shall return!!

Thank tonga69
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love that they have different items and the decor is nice too! This place is a nice change from the typical country food in our town!

Thank Norene P
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We live within a few minutes of the White Possum, so we've been ordering take-out for at least once a week for several months now. My husband is bedridden, and I am also very sick and disabled. When we order, we do a call in...More

2  Thank Amy D
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I work near Smithville but generally prefer to frequent restaurants closer to home. Yesterday I made an exception & got fried catfish dinners to go. They were ready quickly, the order was correct (queue the hallelujah chorus!) & the fish was plentiful & tasty with...More

Thank teacherlady
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Anne H
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Tues-Sat 10:45AM to 9:00PM (9:30PM on Fri and Sat)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 W Broad St, Smithville, TN 37166-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Smithville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-597-9009
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