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Not Watsons Kitchen + Bar

15 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405
+1 865-766-4848
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“fries” (56 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
15 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the best burgers I have ever eaten. The fries reminded me of the ones I had as a child ......melt in your mouth yummy. Even with the hectic noon rush of office workers the service was excellent. With so many choices it was...More

Thank rehickman
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have heard so many good things about this restaurant and I have to tell you I wasn't overly impressed. My husband and I ordered a burger and we both found it very dry. I had to request a side of ranch to put on...More

Thank Maggie L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The staff are so friendly and courteous the food is top-notch then back twice can't wait to go again their chimichurri for their steak is made in the house fresh every time steak is cooked perfect exact temperature every time and there bundt cake dessert...More

Thank Dorene C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is outstanding with a good drink and beer menu. The menu is varied with lots of options for every palate.

Thank bspenc11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been there three times, this is first review. Good beer selection and all of the food we have had has been excellent. Good for couples or groups.

Thank D H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of places to eat in Market Square, most are pretty pricey. We like what we saw a Not Watson. We were able to dine outside and hear the music in the square. Pretty close quarters outside but still nice. Food was excellent, good service,...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love this place. Just went for my Birthday with friends. The food and service was excellent. I had the mahi mahi and it was delicious. Highly recommend this place.

Thank jeep1968
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to the restaurant with another couple. It was not overly busy, Market square was a little slow. The service was extremely slow. The waitress was slightly below average. She actually seemed to get a little impatient with someone else who worked there. Food was...More

Thank chuckc63
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We love Not Watsons!! this is the best restaurant in all the market square area. Atmosphere is excellent, drinks are great, food is awesome, and the beer is cold.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I am very glad that downtown Knoxville has grown and now has several restaurants to choose from. However, I feel that the prices do not always reflect the service and food. This happens to be the situation here. The food is good, however it is...More

Thank Peter B
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Shelby N
5 May 2016|
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Response from james k | Reviewed this property |
I beleive they take reservations but maybe only for large groups
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Market Sq, Knoxville, TN 37902-1405
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-766-4848
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