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Downtown Grill & Brewery

€€ - €€€American, ,
424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
+1 865-633-8111
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“fajitas” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
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11 - 20 of 664 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very very good food and atmosphere! sorta loud when really busy, but that doesn't take away from the experience and the food !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we missed something. Or maybe it's just because their beer is so affordable. This place is always packed but I didn't think it was anything special. Their brewed beer was good and the food was fine but just okay. I didn't like the fish...More

Thank ChristinaM41_12
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Always decent, not over priced. Tuesday's happy hour all day, two dollar pints. Appetizers are worth trying . Sunday jazz brunch enjoy

Thank williammR3095JI
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Stopped in Knoxville overnight on our way to South Carolina and stumbled onto this spot. The Tennessee game was on and the place was electric! Had a great time with the people around us and they have a great selection of their own craft beers...More

Thank Daryn L
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and i were there last Thursday, on our way to the Chris Blue concert, we met two other couples up there. We all decided on the chicken with two sides each. When they came out we all dropped our mouths wide open thinking...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It is a pretty big place and had a lot of action on a Friday night. Beers a good not great but at 2.50 each you can't beat the price anywhere else. Give it a try for happy hour.

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was what gave this place its 4th star; All kinds of neat things were going on inside the restaurant. Server was pleasant; He really knew what was going on. Food was average; I hate saying that, but the service and atmosphere carried this restaurant...More

Thank BoyceCS75
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Took a day trip to Knoxville while vacationing in the Gatlinburg / Pigeon Forge area, Googled dog friendly restaraunts and this was one of a few that popped up,we liked its menu the best so we decided to have lunch here.We were given the choice...More

Thank ECAC322
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My husband and I have been spacing some time at the Knoxville History Center. We had visited several of the eateries in the Market Square and were not being satisfied so on this day we tried just walking down Gay St. saw this place, peeked...More

Thank mrschief28
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The beer selection is very good. Enjoyed the band on Sunday afternoon. Service was courteous. A great place to visit on Gay Street.

Thank John L
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Yes it does. But don't forget the apples empanadas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-633-8111
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