If you can only eat at one place in Cookeville, this IS it. The atmosphere is awesome, waitstaff is great and the food, wow...
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I was in Cookeville on business and Spankies was suggested as a good place for lunch. The menu covers fairly wide territory, from fish sandwiches, to salads and quesadillas. The food was fresh and a few side options were offered for those wanting something a...More
Good place for lunch, dinner or just to have a beer. Lunchtime you place your order and the call your name. At dinner it's full table service. I especially like their oriental chicken salad.
Great little lunch space. The food is good - but not great. I had the fish tacos and they were grilled instead of fried. The taste and texture were mostly very good, but parts of the fish had been blackened instead of just grilled. That...More
My wife and I stumbled upon Spankie's while traveling cross country, it remains a stand out in our memories. We ate outside under a canvas cover after a long day of traveling....we ordered Cajun salmon and fish tacos, both excellent and a couple of drinks......More
This is a terrific, older restaurant in Cookeville, but it still has it's charm. My wife and I have been coming here off and on for over fifteen years. Great, tried and true recipes and portions that won't leave you hungry. My wife always enjoys...More
Good food, good service. Staff are engaging attentive and service is timely. Food is always excellent. They usually have live music outside on Friday nights and it is a good place to hang out with friends. Pretty low key place, good vibes.
We went to Spankies for the first time with a friend and had a very good meal. I had the Sashimi tuna and my husband had the Grouper Diane and both were well prepared. It's definitely a bar atmosphere with TV's blaring. There is dining...More