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9720 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922-2203
+1 865-690-6331
06:00 - 23:00
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233 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I had the buffet at the Shoney's in Maryville, particularly the fried fish...there it was great, here not so much, the fish was mushy, even the freshly put out fish. The remainder of the food looked as though it was sitting for a while as well. Every Shoney's is different in how their management maintains quality or not.

Thank grant c
Sparta, Tennessee
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Shoney's Knoxville offers a wonderful varied buffet. There is something for everyone. If you don't find it on the buffet, you can order from a menu. The food is consistent and good. Try their milkshakes.

Thank MaryJo317
Knoxville, Tennessee
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150 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

This is the Walker Spring's Road location. They are always very friendly with good service. We enjoy the food bar sometimes with only the salad and veggie part. We also really love the breakfast bar which is served longer on the weekend. Their menu is actually good too which sometimes I cannot resist getting some of my old favorites like... More 

Thank Maria S
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2014

We just went here for dinner. I will never go to this Shoney's again. Our waitress was rude. She didn't act like she wanted to even wait on us. She refilled my drink and my husband's once. She pretty much just dropped the food off. Whenever we needed anything we had to literally flag her down. She never refilled the... More 

Thank caitriner
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762 reviews
596 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2012 via mobile

Nice Southern cooking buffet to get a fix (not a healthy one, but a tasty one!). A quick stop on the way to the airport with a gas station across the street.

Thank JoInTexas
Atlanta, GA
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59 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2012

I ate here on a Sunday and there were no long lines. Everyone was seated and the staff responded to me right away. The food was good and the server did not take a long time to bring the bill.

Thank Tbezzy
Steele, MO
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2012

Service was very good. Waitress was very friendly. Food on the other hand was just average. Not terrible - not great.

Thank QueenBee76
Knoxville, Tennessee
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2010

You've got to see this restaurant at Christmas. It's unbelievable. We have ate there for the past three years and every Christmas season is better than the year before. The food is great... try the patty melt and onion rings. Yum! The service is friendly and the Christmas decorations are everywhere. This should be voted the best place to dine... More 

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Reviewed 24 April 2008

Definitley the Shoney's On Chapman Hwy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9720 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-690-6331

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?