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119 S Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1092
+1 865-200-5450
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“tostada” (7 reviews)
“chorizo” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
119 S Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1092
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our breakfast was absolutely wonderful. This weekend was our 39th anniversary and decided to stay in Knoxville. Tooling around the downtown area was so much fun. We happened upon OliBea's. We were greeted upon arrival. Our waitress told us about all of the morning specials...More

Thank matriciac00k
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Fresh, Local delicious food, warm friendly atmosphere . Rustic barn wood beams. VERY flavorful and fresh offerings!

Thank Pony1961
Reviewed 21 February 2018

nice atmosphere. I enjoyed the food. Good quality and a unique menu with some traditional items with a twist.

Thank joshuak889
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing ! Words cannot describe how amazing the breakfast was, the service, ambience of the mom-and-pop restaurant! Homemade bread made everyday! Very affordable

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 17 February 2018

My AirBnB hosts have OliBea on their list of "must go" restaurants so I did. And I'm so happy about it! I went on a Friday around lunch time and didn't have to wait for a space. I had the Fried Chicken and Biscuit that...More

Thank amybossard
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for breakfast and weren’t disappointed. There was a short wait but got coffee next door and looked around the neighborhood until our table was ready. Very small, quaint spot. Great waitstaff and excellent food. The menu was short but they had good...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I liked this Olibea, so don't let the 3 throw you off. Service was not up to par, but the food saved the day. When in Knoxville for a few days I had a free morning to take in brunch. I pulled out my handy...More

Thank J David H
Reviewed 10 January 2018

A small restaurant in the Old City located in one of the old buildings. Nothing special or quaint about the decor - old and not cared for very well. Not really decorated either, which was disappointing given how amazing this old place could be! Our...More

Thank Cinda10
Reviewed 19 December 2017

We had breakfast here mid-morning on the Monday before Christmas. The place was half empty when we entered, and we were told to choose a table. Ten minutes later a waitress came to get our drink orders. “May I see your menu first, please?” “It’s...More

Thank Noel78
Reviewed 11 December 2017

My wife and I decided we wanted to try breakfast at Olibea's after reading several positive reviews on Tripadvisor as well as other websites. We visited the restaurant on a Sunday morning about 9:30 and were greeted warmly and promptly. The hostess found us a...More

Thank champ1464
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 S Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1092
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-200-5450
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