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45 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 479-7768
Today
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A Most Pleasant Surprise!

Recommended by a local businessman, we stopped in for a quick lunch. The Spot is as quaint as quaint can be. Established in1937, and probably owned by many different owners since then, the old time ambiance has been kept up beautifully. From the lunch counter with stools, to the signs on the wall... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Robert P
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Mineral Bluff, Georgia
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Mineral Bluff, Georgia
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160 reviews 160 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Recommended by a local businessman, we stopped in for a quick lunch. The Spot is as quaint as quaint can be. Established in1937, and probably owned by many different owners since then, the old time ambiance has been kept up beautifully. From the lunch counter with stools, to the signs on the wall, to the old photos of the original... More 

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Food was great,I had the Patty melt and the Wife had Club sandwich. Service was prompt and courteous. Tables were clean and condiments stocked.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Awesome place. Delicious food. Great friendly staff...fell in love with coconut joy milkshake :D we will definitely be back as often as we can ;)

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Colorado
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97 reviews 97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I enjoyed the fresh burger I had and other items. They used fresh ingredients and were happy to accommodate my requests. I also enjoyed the decor and that it has been running so long. Very good value for the money. It is a diner style so do not go in expecting Michellin star table service.

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bbq4u
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

If you are looking for gourmet, this is not your place. Decent burgers and dogs at a really good price. The high point is this is a local, personal and homey feeling type dinner. We will be regulars here for lunch!

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Tampa, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I liked the fact that this place had been in operation for so long. Their burgers are delicious and hearty, they have TATER TOTS! We have eaten here several times, as take out. The western burger is my new favorite, but I'm not a fan of BBQ sauce, so I ask them to leave it off. The prices are similar... More 

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Christiana, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

I've been a huge fan of The Spot since before I moved to Cleveland. I was devastated (about as much as you can be about a restaurant) when I heard they had closed their doors a few months back. I was equally overjoyed when my daughter recently told me they had reopened. I went there today and really didn't care... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

If you want to take your Grandkids back in time, to the days of the soda pop fountain and hand scooped milk shakes, this is the place. The atmosphere is truly authentic to the 1950s, not too much shine like steak and shake etc.. but the real thing. We love to take the grandkids downtown to historic Cleveland and talk... More 

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Placencia, Belize
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

When you go to place like this and a bunch of locals are hanging out and eating there too, you know there must be something special about the place. Taking a seat at a booth, we were mesmerized how cool this place is. The brick wall, the exposed beams, the old timey lunch counter, it was all there just like... More 

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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93 reviews 93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I enjoy the atmosphere of the Spot, and the food is pretty good. I stop in there whenever I'm walking around downtown Cleveland, and have a burger and a chocolate malt. It's not really the place for a business lunch, or a date, but it's a fun place to take the kids for a taste of old timey lunch counter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 45 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: (423) 479-7768
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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