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1060 W Broad St, Smithville, TN 37166-2501
+1 615-597-9009
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11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Smithville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place for lunch.This local place was a good value for Meat and three. Great prices. Fresh food clean facilities lots of parking. The only bad thing which is not bad It is so dark in there the decor needs to be lighter.

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Thank carleen22
Smithville
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We order a to go steak. The server was excellent and the food was good and fresh. The steak was cooked perfectly

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Thank Marillyn C
Brentwood, Tennessee
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and nice atmosphere for a restaurant in a smaller town. They're known for their hot bar which is much like meat and three choices but you may also order off the menu. I had catfish off the menu with two sides. Catfish was crispy / sides were good. I'll defintely return.

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Thank Sudieq
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170 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The staff was very friendly, the food was ok, dissapointed that some of the meal was cold that was supposed to be warm. Will return, price ok, inside restaurant ok, service was nice.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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130 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I wavered between a 3 and a 4 on this one. My family really enjoyed their meals. Mine was just good, not fantastic. Menu was varied and had Vegan items. There definitely is something for everyone. Pasta, burgers, Mexican, sandwiches, etc, etc. I had the pork chop. It was good. Others at the table had the shrimp and catfish. Everybody... More 

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Thank JBN63
Oxford, Mississippi
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The Mac and cheese taste like my grandmother's. The cheeseburger and the dusted onion straws where good.

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Thank Bonnie N
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Dust, clean, wash your windows. Get the air conditioning fixed where it will keep the restaurant cool. What in the world did you do to your fried pickle recipe. The pickles in there are so thin you can't taste them all you taste is the breading. I've been a fan but I can't come back to y'all make changes.

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Thank lowerbrownsville
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121 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were out for a drive and got hungry. We asked a local where we should get lunch and were directed to the White Possum. I'm not going to lie, I was really nervous to eat at a restaurant with possum in the name. Thankfully, the possums were all in the decor and not on the menu.... More 

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Thank Malinda U
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

A little gem in Smithville Tennessee. The first picture is South of the Border small portion and the second is off the Hot Bar.

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Thank slgunnels
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great Meat and two specials...Their menus items give a different food experience compared to the other sit down restaurants in Smithville... They like to take standard American food plates and make their own White Possum version!

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Thank michael m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
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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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?