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Petro's Chili & Chips

7005 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5706
+1 865-450-5004
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good8%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
24 Aug 2017
“One of the few fast foods left with Excellent Quality!!”
2 Jan 2017
“I Love Petro's”
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10:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Healthy, Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
PRICE
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RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
7005 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5706
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Truly this is one of the few!! Always delicious at this location. The staff are always courteous and friendly! The portions are filling and fresh. And....did I mention that I left my wallet at home 45 minutes away....the kind manager gave me my meal!! Just...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I am in Knoxville about every two months, and I love visiting Petro's. I have not had one bad experience there, and the food is both delicious and fun! Eating here makes me feel like a kid again! They are basically a frito chili pie...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I have been to the Petros many times, and have used them for a catering event one time, in which they were excellent. They have the best tea in town, and you can buy the loose tea to make at home. The establishment is clean...More

Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I can't imagine how you can ruin chili but Petro's managed to find a way. I was famished so I stopped in the W.Town Mall food court and with all the restaurants to choose from unfortunately I chose this once. First, I got there at...More

1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Got the frito Chili bowl, it was great. The whole family loved this place including my mother in law. We liked the orange tea as well. We will have to make it back one day when we go through Knoxville again.

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Came for lunch on a Sunday. 6.79 before tax and kind of skimpy portions in my "Large". Family got mediums and theirs was on the small side also but they had started eating while I went to grab my phone from the car. Also they...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We love Petro's so much we try to make them at home. We always fall short even though it seems so simple! Get it with everything!

Thank Stephen U
Reviewed 11 October 2015

I read these other reviews and wonder where these people ate at. There is a difference between eating in a place versus take-out so my comments are on the take-out orders. Here's my grade D- Order was two chili dogs loaded. It was so bad...More

Thank JEF G
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This place is always a winner. I love stopping by Petro's every time I am back in Knoxville. They are such a local favorite that they even serve Petro's at the Tennessee games. My favorite part is always a big glass of the orange tea!...More

Thank Heyb7
Reviewed 19 June 2015

No matter what I order, the food is consistently awesome. My fav is the queso petro which is equally matched by the classic version. I love that you can make it your own by adding or leaving things off. And I could not possibly do...More

Thank K T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Cuisine
Healthy, Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7005 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5706
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-450-5004
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