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Pete's Coffee Shop Restaurant

540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
+1 865-523-2860
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (30 reviews)
“biscuits” (22 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a great little coffee shop! Saw it on Fox News actually last year so we had to go check this True Old school Coffee Shop/Diner out. We walked from out hotel a few blocks away and this place was a blast from a past!...More

Thank 777jennya
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been traveling for a little over two weeks in South Carolina, Florida, North Carolina and now Tennessee. Today's breakfast at Pete's was the best breakfast we have had the entire trip. My wife chose Pete's Breakfast with scrambled eggs, sausage, breakfast potatoes and...More

Thank hsbvim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family ate here for the first time this morning on the way to Market Square. It has a diner vibe. Great food, great customer service, great atmosphere, great value! We will be back.

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and a snack, their biscuits are good, service was quick! Very fair prices and met expectations. A couple more vegetarian options would be nice.

Thank bdstacy13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked by Pete’s Coffee Shop, on our search for dinner, one rainy night in March. We were to dine near-by, but that restaurant was closed, due to a fire, so we had launched out to find another venue. We passed Pete’s, and thought that...More

1  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I would recommend this place if you like to eat breakfast. You probably won't find much better breakfast anywhere else. The service was really good too. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Chase C
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We have had breakfast at Pete's several times and it is always good. The restaurant was crowded but we were lucky to get seated immediately. The portions are large and the prices are very reasonable. Our server was friendly and efficient. If you are in...More

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The breakfast bowl was delicious, came quickly. They were busy but the food was great. Heard lots of hype. It's a cute place. No complaints :)

Thank kelly j
Reviewed 22 February 2018

In town visiting our kids and this is a place we've been meaning to go to for awhile. Pretty small space, there was a line waiting for tables to open but we didn't wait very long. Line moved quick, servers were great, and the food...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I have been going to Pete's on a very regular basis for years. Never disappointed, the food is great, the servers are great and Pete and his family are warm, welcoming and all around good folks. They have great breakfasts, I mainly go for lunch,...More

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17 October 2017|
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Response from JymResciniti | Reviewed this property |
Yes petescoffeeshop Scroll down to the bottom and click on “breakfast and lunch menu”
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-523-2860
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