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204 S Illinois Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6203
+1 865-483-1324
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good58%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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204 S Illinois Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Headed to Museum of Appalachia and decided to stop at Shoney’s for breakfast bar. Glad we did, wife tried some pancakes with strawberry topping. Decided they were too sweet. Then got some eggs, sausage and a biscuit. I got the same, eggs, sausage , biscuit...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I have been a patron of Shoney's for 45 years. This Shoney's location has a healthy selection of a wide variety of foods. The salad bar is well maintained with iceberg lettuce, spinach, broccoli, diced grilled chicken, salad dressings, raisins, shredded American cheese and more....More

Thank 4sirbenjamin
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

They always have a food bar and menu offering. Not high class, but a good middle of the road menu. We have been dining there for many years.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

food was decent..waitstaff was courteous and attentive..loved the buffet ...prices was fair..clean area

Thank solotraveler1990
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Danielle was the most attentive server you could want. I know the food bar is considered kinda like fast food but it's good. The food looked good and was flavorful. I always enjoy the salad and the hot bar. Sometimes I go for breakfast. It's...More

Thank Bones83
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We ordered an appetizer of 12 hot wings. They were slightly overcooked but still pretty tasty. For my main I ordered the Rib eye steak with french fries. The steak was cooked to medium just like I had ordered however the sear on the steak...More

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I generally eat from their buffet although their menu does have a good selection of choices and prices. Their buffet is typical buffet food. They do make a good effort to keep the food area clean and the food trays full. Service is always good...More

Thank M5Mediapixs
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We hadn't been to a Shoney's in years and after our visit we are wondering why. The food was even better than we remembered and the older gentleman that waited on us was service at it's best!

Thank Ezzy S
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Thanksgiving Dinner! The food was awesome and the service was great! Thank you Shoneys for making our Thanksgiving dinner Great!

Thank Dana G
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Went in for the breakfast bar and have to say the food was better than our shoney's at home which we refuse to go to anymore. At $11 for a breakfast buffet (tax etc) it was definitely more expensive than eating at ihop but you...More

Thank bhale7904
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 204 S Illinois Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6203
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-483-1324
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