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1648 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-4610
14232451707
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Little greasy...

Locals recommended it, to bad there isn't a menu listed out front to make your choices prior to pulling up to order, many choices to choose from and staff wasfriendly, food was good but a bit greasy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
newtonbatcave
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love it here food is great thumbs up. I love the milk shakes made out of real ice cream. I get a cheese burger fries with no season and a drink for 2.85. My grandkids split the meal and get separate drinks that fill them up, I can't even finish mine. Closed on Sundays

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Thank Darlene O
Kingsport, Tennessee
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Locals recommended it, to bad there isn't a menu listed out front to make your choices prior to pulling up to order, many choices to choose from and staff wasfriendly, food was good but a bit greasy.

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Thank newtonbatcave
Kingsport, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

This place is amazing and totally worth the wait. The menu is huge, so theres something for everyone. The prices are great also. My husband got the Pittsburg sandwich and I got the chicken bomb and they both were delicious and you could tell they were very fresh.

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Thank Emma M
Bristol, Virginia
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

Excellent salads and I love the cheesecake. My husband got mad last time we went because the guy who takes the orders (usually really nice) got super impatient with him when he was just trying to order. I still love their food and they seem to be the only place in the area who knows the right way to make... More 

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Thank R C
Richmond, Virginia
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201 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a drive thru eatery with a small area outside with picnic benches to eat. The menu is so big that make you confuse and forget what you actually come for. I ordered small chicken bomb, fried green tomatoes, and coconut shake. The shake was delicious, chicken bomb is ok, fried green tomatoes wasn't that great. I may come... More 

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Thank deb-5584
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

We got burgers and fries and was very impressed!! We can't wait to go again!! Will defiantly be on our to-do list the next time we take a trip back!!! Got the big burger and it was HUGE!!! Filled up a whole take-out box!!!

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Thank Chrystal M
Morristown, Tennessee
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176 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

I had heard so much about this icon and was thrilled to find the line bearable. My daughter and I were in town for some shopping so we decided to see what all the fuss was about. We both ordered sandwiches from the menu and we both thought they were...ok. Nothing to write home about and certainly not worth waiting... More 

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Thank TheSuze12
Kingsport, Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

There is NO reason on this earth why you would ever want to et a sub sandwich at one of those other chain places with the squishy bread and phony meats- Purple Cow is doing it right-the sandwiches are amazing- the brugers are huge and the salads are top restaurant quality- plus the drive through is adorable here in Kingsport!!!

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Thank weimlover2015
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65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is such a neat little place. They have so many options. The reason I'm not giving a perfect score is because you do have a very long wait. I really wish they could open up a bigger eat in location. If you have time to wait it is worth it.

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Thank April C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

You must try their stake bomb and fried green tomatoes. These two are the best. I have them put jalapenos peppers on the grill when fixing the stake bomb, this makes it just right.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1648 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-4610
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: 14232451707

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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