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Lonesome Dove Knoxville

100 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1007
+1 865-999-5251
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
100 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1007
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is awesome. Curtis knows his wine, Anthony does a phenomenal job proving service and knowledge of menu, cooks prepare fantastic food. Can't say enough positive things about LD.

Thank Departure756094
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anthony was awesome, food was outstanding. Thanks for everything. Can not go wrong going to LD for any reason. Drinks are superb

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK , our local friends gave this place a great rap , so we had to go , and one of them is a great grillmaster , so we took her advice seriously , she said to try the Friday Lunch Prime Rib. We arrived...More

1  Thank fred s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our company scheduled our 2nd dinner at Lonesome Dove and once again they did not disappoint! The bar and wait staff were attentive and knowledgeable. The food was absolutely delicious although a little pricey! We will definitely go again!

1  Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Lonesome Dove on a date with my husband. We knew ahead of time that it would be pricey, and it was, but went with an adventurous spirit wanting to try new foods. This place did not disappoint. We were well pleased with everything...More

Thank mroberts4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I’ve heard all about how great this place is and how the Friday prime rib special is a must do. So I finally have a Friday off and go down there and the prime rib was not delivered. First of all, why aren’t they...More

1  Thank Bigdaddyvols
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing service and food! Our waiter explained everything on the menu and you can order the amount you want and the price is adjusted, so you don't over eat or spend. We had a big group and tried almost everything on the menu, all of...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Lonesome Dove in Knoxville this evening.. The food was very good and the bartender was way above average. The one black mark which my wife and I got into an argument about had to do with being charged $8...More

2  Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been there with my wife and friends and business and each time was great! Try the sliders appetizer. Also, duck was great.

Thank mpinKnoxville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to give this place a try, called and made reservations for 2 which is strongly encouraged . had looked at the menu online to figure out what we may try. I will have to say the server encouraged us to try each course. Started...More

Thank TNMomLisa
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Questions & Answers
9 December 2017|
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Response from Patrick M | Property representative |
We sell wine on the property now so not any longer! Thanks for your inquiry!
Tom C
11 August 2017|
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Response from Dara F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is downstairs seating and the bar is located downstairs.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Patrick M | Property representative |
We have three high chairs available and they should be fine!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-999-5251
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Chef & Owner Tim Love has designed a menu influenced by all of the ingredients and cultures of the West-with an added level of modern sophistication. Items on the Lonesome Dove Bistro menu range from an inventive selection of steaks and seafood to dishes such as Wagyu Tomahawk, Kangaroo Carpaccio, Rocky Mountain Elk Ribeye, Wild Boar, and Rabbit & Rattlesnake!
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