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Knoxville restaurants

Knoxville is a world-class dining destination. Check out these Knoxville restaurants.

  1. Lonesome Dove Western Bistro

    100 N Central StThis fine dining restaurant brings you Urban Western Cuisine at its best. The dishes are prepared with fresh ingredients, and with the use of wood-fired cooking techniques. Feast on blue corn crusted fish, pheasant meatballs, and other spectacular dishes. Attentive wait staff and the restaurant’s warm and welcoming interiors all make for a memorable meal.

  2. Bistro by the Tracks

    215 Brookview Centre Way, Suite 109Bistro by the Tracks is your gateway to fine dining in Knoxville. Mulled pork ribs, charred salmon, and duck ramen are just some of the offerings. The restaurant also has an extensive wine list to match. Enjoy some of the best food and wine pairings in the city, and soak in the restaurant’s relaxing atmosphere. The elegant interiors are bound to impress your date, so book a table for two and let Bistro work its magic.

  3. Water Into Wine

    607 N Campbell Station RdWater Into Wine brings you exemplary food and wine pairings in a warm and cozy setting. There’s also a strong social component to the restaurant – they encourage diners to talk and share stories. Private lounge seating is available for meetings and social gathers, and an acoustic jazz band plays on the weekends. Come here to meet new people and enjoy good food.

  4. Stock & Barrel

    35 Market SqBite into a juicy burger and help yourself to a generous serving of fries. Stock & Barrel takes pride in using only fresh and locally sourced ingredients. Their farm-to-table concept has them working closely with farms and businesses around the Knoxville area.Come here to grab a bite with friends and family. They serve burgers with unusual toppings like fried bananas and tzatziki for some variety.

  5. Chesapeake’s

    600 Union AveThe restaurant’s nautical theme will transport you to the East Coast. The menu consists of Maryland crab cake, fresh oysters, and stuffed Maine lobster, in keeping with Chesapeake’s Eastern Shore influence. Book a table for two or rent out the banquet room for a private event. The restaurant’s sophisticated interior makes it ideal for casual get-togethers.

  6. Calhoun’s on the River

    400 Neyland DrCalhoun’s is known for having the “Best Ribs in America” – put that claim to the test by sampling their famous dish and signature sauce. But the restaurant has more than ribs going for it. Other offerings include steak, chicken tenders, wings, and sandwiches.Feast on grilled meats and enjoy gorgeous views of Knoxville’s historic waterfront area. Calhoun’s is perfect for family dinners and other special occasions. Which makes it one of the most popular Knoxville Restaurants.

  7. Yassin’s Falafel House

    706 Walnut StIn the mood for Mediterranean? Yassin’s is the place to go for humus, gyros, baklava, and other delicious treats. Located in Downtown Knoxville, the restaurant has a laid-back atmosphere that the whole family will appreciate. Grab a bite and do some catching up over falafels and soda. Since there are not many Mediterranean Knoxville restaurants, this makes it a must to dine at.

For more dining options, take a look at the Visit Knoxville website.