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Dinner Bell

576 Oakland Rd, Exit 62, on I-75, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
+1 423-337-5825
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dessert bar” (15 reviews)
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“biscuits” (12 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
576 Oakland Rd, Exit 62, on I-75, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit the dinner bell occasionally, as we live over an hour away. Sometimes, we just head out for a daytrip and include the Dinner Bell as the center attraction. It is a country type kitchen that is decorated very authentic southern country. The food...More

Thank Laura A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

out of the way buffet style/crackle barrel stop...staff is so friendly its not funny...standard tourist trinkets for sale at a good price..bigger than it looks...

Thank dwcraig1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Dinner Bell In Sweetwater Tn, On Friday May 25, 2018. My two sons, wanted to get lunch to go since we was on our way to Atlanta for Memorial day weekend. This nice young man, working in the back fix my son to...More

Thank Dionne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way to Cincinnati from Atlanta. We pulled in for breakfast. The buffet had a great selection and the food was really good. The service was fast and kept coming. Our server was on top of things. I will stop there again....and...More

Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love to eat at " Dinner Bell " again. Far far more better food, service, and price than Loretta Lynn's Kitchen.

Thank jade1936
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The breaksfast buffet was very good. The service was fast and the waitress was pleasant. I have eaten here before and will again.

Thank Carol P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ended up here on a whim, just looking for a local place to eat a late lunch. The building looks to have been an old Cracker Barrel that they've redecorated, complete with a local store attached. The salad bar was very good and freshly...More

Thank Bradley B
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant several times. Let me start by saying I do understand that it is a buffet style restaurant. I get that. However I thought it was customary for someone to come by your table and check to make sure you did...More

1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Staff is friendly. Service was a little strange because my waitperson would stop by an ask if I needed anything and the a minute latter another employee would stop and ask me if I needed anything. Prices are reasonable. I had the buffet. The turkey...More

1  Thank njslim
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Friendly courteous staff. Good southern items on the buffet. Good food for good price. I have been several times; all were good. The times that I have been they have had 4 to 5 meats and twice the vegetables, large selection on salad/fruit bar, and...More

Thank jbms
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Lisa H
April 13, 2017|
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October 31, 2016|
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Response from Dinnerbell-Tennessee | Property representative |
It depends on the time of the day. Just give us a call and we see if we can accomodate you at that time and date you want
October 31, 2016|
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Response from Melanie P | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Oakland Rd, Exit 62, on I-75, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sweetwater
  • Phone Number: +1 423-337-5825
  • E-mail
We love to offer you good old time country cooking. Choose our breakfast buffet or lunch and dinner buffet or order from the menu. You can have breakfast all day. Or you can take a to go order. Additionally we have lunch and dinner specials. Come in and meet some friends. We offer Truck parking. Buses are welcome as well as Bikers. Afterwards shop in our candy store and gift shop.
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