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1100 Highway 321 N, Lenoir City, TN 37771-6665
+1 865-986-5550
06:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Grand Blanc, Mi
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324 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Neat and clean with friendly help. Typical nice Shoneys menu and good food. Good stop. We were able to relax and enjoy our meal without interuptions.

Thank DanandSharon
Norwich, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I had the buffet. A good variety of food, all seemed nice and fresh. Decent coffee. Good service - although it is a buffet !! I am from the UK so sometimes going to a buffet is a good way to try different foods in different areas without committing to ordering them in a restaurant ! Very wide variety of... More 

Thank Kelly B
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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172 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

First, the service was great. A very attentive and kind young lady Melinda did a great job for us. Second, the place was clean and well kept. Finally, the food was very good. I have told the kids about going to Shoney's almost 40 years ago and enjoying a burger, the salad bar, and a hot fudge cake ($.69 back... More 

Thank Hubbynfather
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great Shoney's. The bar is very good and always hot and fresh. They have plenty seating and lots of light. Good place for family or solo dining. Anyone can enjoy. Good coffee and good service.

Thank Olivia T
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stopped for lunch when traveling as this is very close to the interstate. Was seated promptly, greeted by the server promptly, etc. My meal included the salad bar which was nicely stocked and constantly attended to by a nice gentleman. My meal arrived almost as soon as I was finished with my salad. The chicken was prepared perfectly -- thoroughly... More 

Thank Wayne_P21
Jackson, Tennessee
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This is a fine place to eat at good price food was great staff very friendly and seem happy to work there we need moe shoneys like this great place we will be back

Thank Don O
Philadelphia, Mississippi
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Good breakfast buffet! Fresh fruit included! It opens at 6 am central time. I have only eaten breakfast there so I don't know about lunch and dinner. It has lunch and dinner buffet also but I have not tried those. We usually eat there on our way home from Pigeon Forge early in the morning.

Thank kathyr609
Bethlehem, Georgia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

The food and service was OUTSTANDING!!!! Not only did our server check with us several times while we were dining, she also let us know she was going on break and introduced her stand in. The buffet was VERY good, with something for everyone.

Thank Nikley53
Florissant, Missouri
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Always like stopping here for the breakfast buffet. Many choices and very reasonable. It probably isn't a healthy choice but who cares!

Thank Gary M
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This reminds me of "several" years ago when going to Shoney's was one of the main places for going out to eat. I haven't been to another one in probably 30 years or more so all I can judge is this one. The food is fresh and the servers are really nice. I still enjoy going there if just for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Highway 321 N, Lenoir City, TN 37771-6665
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Lenoir City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-986-5550

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?