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Blue Coast Grill and Bar

37 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405
+1 865-243-2300
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (28 reviews)
“fish tacos” (24 reviews)
Closed Now
08:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
37 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405
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1 - 10 of 322 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing customer service, great food, great atmosphere, helped in planning everything we needed and more 😁

Thank lacia55
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chef Curtis did a great job to meet our needs for dinner party buffet style! He added mac and cheese that the little ones devoured! Thank you and see you on our next visit from Florida! Very reasonable and accommodating! Service was great!

Thank JetsetterRN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had high hopes for dinner at this place when we saw pork belly on the menu. It was excellent, as was the pineapple coleslaw that it was served upon. The salmon over cheese grits was also good, although I'd be curious...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for a relative early (5pm) dinner. Plenty of available seating inside and outside. We opted for inside. The server was clueless. It took over 30 minutes for our food to arrive and it was cold. We sent it back with the runner. While...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue Coast has some fun food and drink options. We went there with a party of seven adults, and we all enjoyed it. The food was presented well and was pretty tasty. The drink options were also interesting. I'd definitely go back.

Thank Mikeheel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived for lunch at 1:00 pm or so at the Blue Coast Grill on a rainy Saturday in downtown Knoxville. Restaurant was about 50% full. Interior is utilitarian but there is a nice outdoor covered eating area. Overall experience was average. Service was very slow...More

Thank Doug N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Blue Coast a couple of weeks ago and would recommend checking this place out. I can't comment on the food, but great drinks and prompt service for a private event with quite a few people. Everyone I interacted with was friendly and accommodating. I'll...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is fresh and was very good. the service is great and they have varied dishes in the menu. the music is very lowed and it is very hard to talk...

Thank AssafPelrmna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended a private party recently in the upstairs of Blue Coast Bar and Grill. The atmosphere was very enjoyable and the drinks were great and reasonably priced. I recommend this place for anyone visiting downtown Knoxville. We will be back.

Thank _rowchaps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An intimate space for a private party to celebrate the wedding weekend. Lots of space, friendly bartenders and excellent customer service. I highly recommend renting this upper room for your next event. The staff was hospitable and willing to stay open into the wee hours....More

Thank marhar2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405 (Formerly Blue Coast Burrito)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-243-2300
  • E-mail
Description
A culinary driven, farm to table restaurant located in Historic Market Square. Here, you will find a team of chef's led by award winning Executive Chef Curtis Bates, who will prepare you a unique and savory dish from our menu of New American cuisine. Ideal for a quick lunch, weekend brunch, private dining, romantic dinners or relaxed evenings out. An eco-friendly environment both elegant and casual, familiar but unique, Blue Coast Grill & Bar is the ideal place to meet, dine and linger. New American cuisine, which blends time honored American classics with global flavors and chef created original dishes. We use fresh ingredients from local farmers, certified angus beef, hormone free chicken & sustainable seafood and our menu is reasonably priced. Entrees are enhanced with reductions, aioli's and vinaigrettes to create a delectable array of flavors and textures. Signature side dishes add the perfect complement to any entree. Our menu is friendly to almost any diet including gluten free options, vegan choices, healthy dishes...and of course the polar opposite over indulgent!
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