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Rafael's Italian Restaurant

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9607 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379-4755
+1 423-332-4559
11:00 - 22:00
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72 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is under new management and new staff and is not as good as it used to be. It might as well be a whole different restaurant. If you are looking for the same old Rafael's head over to Ricko's in Lakesite.

Thank nashvillefoodie23
Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Always enjoy going out to dinner here. The steak calzone, chicken parm., pizza. All are very good, and rarely takes long to be ready, though it is made to order.

Thank Kimberly G
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The food is good but not great. I had the Lasagna which was not up to par with Stouffers. My wife had the Calzone and it was very good. The prices were medium but since you order at the counter then wait for your number to be called. I would go back, but not for the Lasagna.

Thank RO1459
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I visited once and that was enough for me. Combat at the order table. Thats not our menu on Interweb. we don't offer that. and on and on and on I cut my order in 1/3 and still was disappointed. Save yourself and pass. PASS!

Thank lawgisticalsummo2016
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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200 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We took 2 of our grands, ages 7 (autistic) and 5, last night for a good plate of speggetti. We all enjoyed ourselves and ate some good speggetti, salad, and breadsticks. Nothing fancy, large portions, good food.

Thank Steve R
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We eat at this restaurant regularly. Always can depend on a very good meal for a very good price. Pizza is best anywhere, calzones are my favorite. Good variety for people that like to try different items. Staff is the best. Always top notch. Good family owned place to get away from the chains.

Thank Bullmoose9009
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72 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

When you buy one large pizza, you get one free anyway you want it! It's such s great value and we love the pizza! It's consistently great. We don't eat pizza from anywhere else now.

Thank nashvillefoodie23
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 April 2016

good place for good food cheap my family eats here a few time a month food is always fresh service is good also this is a self pickup at the counter place free refills on drinks self serv.

Thank Stephen C
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We went to lunch and ordered pizza. You buy one and get one free. We ordered a cheese for one and mushroom and cheese on the other. It tasted great! The price was fantastic! Food was great!! Didn't gave to wait. Took order at counter and then found a table. I would recommend this place. They have a lot of... More 

Thank doloresb650
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72 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I don't know why it has taken me so long to try this place out! It's good! We had pizza and it was really tasty and fresh. If you order a large pizza, you get one free! We can't wait to order pizza again soon! Great carry out service !

Thank nashvillefoodie23

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, American, Pizza, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9607 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379-4755
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Soddy Daisy
  • Phone Number: +1 423-332-4559
Located in 9607 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379. Rafael's is a family owned Italian Restaurant that offers great food. All of our products shall be of the highest quality and value and be provided at the lowest prices possible. To make sure each guest leaves with the best experience possible. Our menu ranges from a wide variety of pasta's, pizzas, calzones, burgers, wings, sandwiches and more.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?