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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” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
“fajitas” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a wonderful steak dinner here. The service was good and the setting was comfortable and not noisy. A good location as well.

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place for after work and also for UT students. They have seven beers brewed in house and we tried them all with flights of beer. They were very busy on a week night but they were very well organized. Our server was outstanding. The...More

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here before and looking forward to a return trip but this time it just didn’t live up to our expectations... first the service was “ just ok”. Not terrible but nothing worth writing about....waiter seemed tired and uncaring Drinks are ok forever to get...More

Thank GV27OCMD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got to try this place for eating or having a drink. They have outside seating on the street great for people watching. A great choice of beers a very busy place with a good menue for everyone.

Thank mike e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large and very noisy venue, but the food was good. I was most impressed how the large menu was designed to let people customize their order. Almost every item on the menu had multiple variations or options so the customer always got...More

Thank DDC3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in on a very rainy and cold Saturday. We were very pleased with our visit. The appetizers were excellent and their beer was as well. The server was helpful, friendly, and very professional. While we spent a while there, we didn't feel hurried at...More

Thank C_and_B_Dayton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here regularly as the food is very good and reasonably priced. Service is also good with friendly staff. Be prepared to wait if you go on a weekend. It is worth it!

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling across an early dinner. The place was warm with great service. We didn’t drink alcohol but the sodas were perfect. The server was great on top of our needs. When we cane in a felt a but underdressed-but I got past that....More

Thank David Swearengi... S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Service at the bar was great and energetic. Unique older building with character. We had sopapillas for dessert. Was fantastic

Thank jolex0414
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The food and service were okay, but you couldn't hear yourself think. There were 10 in my group and I could only converse with the ones to my immediate left and immediate right.

Thank Snoopydogdog
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Anne B
23 August 2016|
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Response from Sailinggal | Reviewed this property |
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
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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