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Betty's Parkway Restaurant

912 Riverside Dr, Columbia, TN 38401-2409
+1 931-388-5570
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (8 reviews)
“ribeye” (4 reviews)
“beef tips” (2 reviews)
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10:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
912 Riverside Dr, Columbia, TN 38401-2409
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I can't think of a single good thing to say about this place...so I'll say nothing. Except that I can't believe how some of the locals rave about it!

Thank Rocky M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My husband and I were able to visit this place again this year on vacation. The food was still great. Fish, shrimp, hush puppies, sweet potato, and salad for me. My husband enjoyed beef tips, fried okra and salad.

Thank Teresa D
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We were down for Mule Day and tried this place. We should have ate at Mule Day! The hamburger steak was like leather and I paid $3 for the house specialty-stuffed potato (fake bacon bits and fake chives). Any place that can't afford the real...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I heard about Betty's not too long after moving to the area. I have a cousin from Memphis who ate there when in town visiting his sister, & he had good things to say about the steak. I also heard it mentioned by some co-workers....More

Thank likaroc13
Reviewed 18 February 2017

tried dinner wasn't that fond because the steak dinner was over done, did not enjoy it at all. Tried lunch another time and really enjoyed it.

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

You can certainly expect friendly service and a down-home feel at Betty's. The brownie for dessert was amazing. I think this is a fair rating for Betty's. The steak seem to be have a fair quality but was overcooked and over-salted. You may ask for...More

Thank sdf66
Reviewed 18 January 2017

They have a two for special for dinner on the weekends. You get really good food at a good price. The other days it is still a good value for the food you get.

Thank Ivonne124
Reviewed 8 November 2016

For touting their marinated steaks as being the best around, this was simply awful. Very salty, and a thin-cut ribeye that was hard to cut. No good. On the plus side, everything was cheap.

Thank CarolineMargevio
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is another hometown favorite. It's not much in the way of looks, and if you are planning a high end dinner in the area-not your place, but if you want somewhere with a nice view, fun atmosphere, good service, and great food-check it out!...More

Thank jukho
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This used to be a really cool place to eat. Over the years the prices have gone up and up and the quality has gone down and down. The last few times I have been here to eat the place has been absolutely disgusting and...More

1  Thank ctown-diner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 912 Riverside Dr, Columbia, TN 38401-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 931-388-5570
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