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Michael's

Congress Parkway, Athens, TN
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Ranked #5 of 55 restaurants in Athens
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- May 28, 2014
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87% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This restaurant has just moved to a new location @ 925 Congress Pkwy North but still in Athens. Don't let the crowded parking lot fool you. There's plenty of seating in this restaurant. Still have the same menu with lots of choices. Bring an appetite. The house salad has chopped green bell peppers on it, so if you have an... More

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Athens, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The prime rib at Michael's is huge and was very juicy and tender. I have ordered other items here and have never been disappointed. But, the prime rib is my favorite.

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Orange Park, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We were looking for Michael's and also found one in Etowa, TN which was closer. Stopped there and enjoyed a good meal, good service and good prices for our large party of 8.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Just don't understand why people like this place... The food is overpriced! In the past when I have dined in the food was not very good. I will not go back.

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athens tn
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Michaels is a great place to eat. . Great food and awesome service. . The waitress name was April. . She was very friendly and did a great job.

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Tenn
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We ordered a rack of ribs, salad, baked potato and cheesecake. Everything was delicious. The service was exceptional and all the servers were very friendly. They patrolled our room often and kept our drinks refilled without asking.

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Sweetwater, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We love this place!! Food is great, prices are great, service is great!! We were so inspired by the smoked brisket that my husband went through a phase where he had to smoke everything! It's not corporate farm food...it's fresh and it shows. Makes Applebee's look like the Spaghetti O's of cuisine! The manager Allen is charming and kind and... More

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Riceville
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant has a very diverse menu. It has a very relaxed atmosphere and had great service. Quality brisket is hard to find but you Can find it here.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

There's a reason this place is number one in Athens. The service reflects the friendly Southern vibe, and the food is tasty. The atmosphere is family-friendly, but maybe a touch upscale from there. The pulled pork platter came with an enormous amount of meat that you'd immediately think: "it's not going to taste like anything..." but you'd be wrong. The... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

The atmosphere lacks a bit, but you forget about that after you get your food. I had the Chicken Maria and would eat it again if ever in the Athens area. It was delicious. Service was good.

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