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1735 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37664
(423) 247-3360
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  • 88
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  • 21
    Very good
  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Consistently great food

There are very few restaurants that keep consistent delicious and hit food. Pals has a great menu, fast service, and very clean facilities.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
ben m
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

There are very few restaurants that keep consistent delicious and hit food. Pals has a great menu, fast service, and very clean facilities.

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Marietta, Georgia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Walk up and take order to go or outside to covered area. Simple menu of burgers and hot dogs. The chili burger reminded me a lot of The Varsity in Atlanta. Vanilla milkshake was ok. Large size was a little too ambitious for my hunger level. Service was fast, helpful and friendly. Good place for quick lunch or dinner.

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I drive by a Pal's everyday and I stopped in alot to pick up dinner. I just love the chili cheese burgers. The service is very fast. And the tea is best in town. They have never gotten my order wrong.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I went to ETSU for my MS. I am from Middle Tennessee and had never seen or heard of Pal's. I'll admit that my first impression was that I could never eat at a blue building with a hot dog and hamburger on it. I'm glad to say it didn't take me long to visit with friends. We used to... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Stopped in for a quick snack.... Got a Hot Dog was a little disappointed :( the Bun was dry & the dog was cold. This was a first!

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Belleair Bluffs, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love Pal's Resturants. I wish we had one in FL! They have great shakes, tea, ham/cheese sandwiches and wonderful seasoned fries. My wife and kids love the cheesy tots!

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We regularly pick up food from this location. They are fast and accurate every time! No complaints here! The fries are a favorite for sure and they will make a chocolate/peanut butter milk shake that is wonderful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My son and I love going to Pals and whether we stay and enjoy our meal at their picnic tables or take it with us to enjoy beside the river, it's always a favorite! Keep up the good work Pals!

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Hands down, the best at fast food of any place I've ever been. Super fast service from friendly employees, even in the high-pressure, close quarters of the small restaurants that are Pal's signature. If you miss anything about the Tri-cities, first will be your loved ones, and second will be Pals!

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Pal's is a local fast food drive through chain restruant but it is #1 in East Tennessee! You have to admire the ability to serve, smile and get an order straight! Plus the buildings with a giant hot dog and fries are a must see! Enjoy!

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  • Address: 1735 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37664
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: (423) 247-3360

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