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$$ - $$$American, ,
5316 Central Avenue Pike, Knoxville, TN 37912-3543
+1 865-689-3300
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“spinach dip” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5316 Central Avenue Pike, Knoxville, TN 37912-3543
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21 - 30 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our food was delicious and the service was great. My husband had the steak and it was cooked perfectly, I had the salad and it was fantastic and my son had the mac n cheese.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank ritchie0219
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We arrived into Knoxville fairly late, checked into our hotel across the street, and decided to grab a quick bite. We just got some appetizers and drinks, but I really wasn't impressed. I got a margarita that was all mix and was honestly just gross...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank siberianrusky
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We eat at this Applebees several times per year, and there was a stretch where the service here was pretty bad. That being said, we've had really good service the last two visits. Food is decent, not great...but that's what you should expect when visiting...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 606jeffb
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Good food - good prices. friendly staff these old sailors really had a good time - picking at the waitresses.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank blackwelderwade
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Dinner with a brand new waitress who did an awesome job. Just the right amount of friendly and quick. We had everything the way we wanted it, regardless of what was on the menu. She took care of us with refreshing drinks as we sat...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We had dinner here twice while staying at the Red Roof Inn, Food was good, service was very good and staff friendly. Would recommend it to friends.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank picky75
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Asian shrimp stir fry was good don't order baked potato unless you like microwave potatoes . Service was slow and it was not busy .

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank William L
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We loved the food. The service was very good as well.They stay busy due to the good food. We have eaten there at intervals and their food is always great.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Mitchelw646
Reviewed 23 January 2017

they gave us a seat in quieter section of the restaurant so we could talk. They let us order from lunch menu at dinner time. The club sandwich was tasty and strawberry lemonade also OK. The server ASKED if fries were OK--should have chosen a...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank KeithHruza
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Sat at the bar.Great staff,first rate drinks.Super fast service.Looked crowded but got my meal in 15 minutes.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank copper80
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5316 Central Avenue Pike, Knoxville, TN 37912-3543
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-689-3300
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