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Cracker Barrel

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7217 Strawberry Plains Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914-9589
(865) 522-8232
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Decent food...excellent server

Our breakfast was typical Cracker Barrell....good eggs, bacon and hash browns. The best part of our meal was our server Angela....the one withal northern accent. She was awesome.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2015
love2RiceVA
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Rice VA
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TN
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

It took nearly 45 minutes ot get our food once we ordered. The side items we ordered to go along with our dinner weren't brought out even when we asked for them. TWICE. When we brought it to the attention of the cashier who asked us how our experience was, she laughed dismissively, and that was that. There were several... More 

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Thank ruabrannw
Rice VA
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159 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Our breakfast was typical Cracker Barrell....good eggs, bacon and hash browns. The best part of our meal was our server Angela....the one withal northern accent. She was awesome.

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Thank love2RiceVA
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Stopped on our way from AL to VA for a late lunch. Waited to be seated and then 10 -15 minutes to get wanted on. Ashed 3 times for jam and finally got it from a supervisor. Food arrived lukewarm. The mashed potatoes were cold, okra soft and cool. Steak burger arrived with onions, no gravy and cool. Appeared they... More 

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Thank Kathleen M
Chattanooga, TN
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

I do not usually write a review about this type of restaurant, but in this case, I had too. We stopped at this Cracker Barrel the Sunday after Thanksgiving for lunch. Our 2 year old ordered the kids mac & cheese. Like most normal two year olds, she loves this dish. When they brought it out, there was a layer... More 

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Thank TNstrouds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Because I am not as fit as i was 20 years ago.... I've decided to go on another cross my fingers and hope it works diet. This being said, I took a gigantic leap of faith and ordered something I have never even ate before...baked haddock. Who would have known? It was absolutely delicious. Now, i can see breaking my... More 

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Thank Rone M
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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248 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

I got a huge breakfast of french toast, eggs and sausage. Came quick and was hot. Hubby got his usual eggs in a basket with gravy on the side. Perfect just like we expect from Cracker Barrel.

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Thank Valerie D
York, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The Cracker Barrel was beside the hotel we stopped at on our way down to Alabama to visit our son. It was 7 PM and the restaurant wasn't busy. After 9 hrs. of driving, we were tired and hungry. I ordered a steak (asked it to be done 'medium' and no seasoning) and my husband a pecan crusted catfish. After... More 

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Thank Berneice S
Knoxville, Tennessee
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

This was a typical Cracker Barrel with good home style food at a reasonable price, great atmosphere, and family friendly! Desserts are wonderful!

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Thank Sherry K
Atlanta, Georgia
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Very good food and norm for cracker barrel. The service was slow and did not return for drink refills.

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Thank Janet B
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Food came out slowly, they were rather busy. We had to ask for refills on the drinks and napkins on the table. Also had to ask for corn muffins/biscuits. Food was slightly cold as though it had been sitting in the back awhile too. Overall this was not the best I've been too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7217 Strawberry Plains Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914-9589
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: (865) 522-8232

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?