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Tellico Kats Deli

1829 Cherohala Skwy, Tellico Plains, TN 37385-5837
+1 423-253-3411
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“panini” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (33 reviews)
“tuna” (3 reviews)
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American, Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1829 Cherohala Skwy, Tellico Plains, TN 37385-5837
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the Club Sub and my boyfriend ordered the Kat's Special Turkey Sandwich. Both of the sandwiches were so fresh and packed full of meat. The bread was also fresh and delicious. We will be back!! The staff is so friendly!

Thank Sonjaxon
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Riding along Cherohala Skyway, we saw on Trip Advisor this deli that was highly recommended with good reviews. Small place but nice menu. We order a New Yawker (pastrami and corned beef on panini bread, and my spouse ordered a melted cheese sandwich (american and...More

Thank glenn f
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thanks for stopping by to see us. Hope to see again!!

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The team here is awesome!! Great service ad great food! You can sit inside, outside on the deck or down by the river! It does get crowded and when crowed it can be a little slow, but then you are getting a handmade master piece...More

Thank Lance B
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks so much. Such a GREAT view & atmosphere for the wait. We do try not to have anyone wait too long. As ya all know those panini's do slow things up, but are worth the wait.

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here had good sandwiches, salads. Right on the river with dining outside/inside. Would eat here again.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Pulled in after riding the dragon and cherohala skyway...Great little deli with the freshest best hoagie I've ever had!! Would definitely recommend trying this!

Thank Melissa P
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thanks so much for stopping & ya all enjoyed!! Hope to see ya again soon!

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Had one of the lunch specials - food was great and very filling. Friendly ladies wait on you. Beautiful outdoor covered seating along the river. Great lunch spot! Will go back when in area again.

Thank oliveandblue
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Good Morning, Thanks so much for stopping by. We'll see ya again soon!!

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest eateries on the river. Beautiful view from the deck. They even give you bread so you can feed the fish below. I had the best chicken salad sandwich on toasted sourdough bread. So many sandwiches and paninis to choose from. Homemade...More

Thank 803FLgirl
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Soft bread, fresh vegetables and meats. Desserts looked great, but the diet doesn't allow, many different sandwiches to choose from,enjoyed thevRueben

Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My wife and I stopped in at Tellico Kats Deli while we were riding the Cherohala Skyway. It is a very small place located right beside the river. They serve sandwiches with fresh deli meats. My wife and I both had the adult grilled cheese...More

Thank Derek B
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thanks so much for stopping by. Hope you will look us up again in the near future. Enjoy!!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

A small cafe on the Tellico river that serves fresh food daily. It is owned by two sisters that do an excellent job of preparing fresh meals made to order.

Thank Scott S
KellyeFoss, Owner at Tellico Kats Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks so much for stopping by!! Hope to see ya again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1829 Cherohala Skwy, Tellico Plains, TN 37385-5837
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Tellico Plains
  • Phone Number: +1 423-253-3411
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