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Fox & Hound Restaurant

127 Fox and Hound Way, Newport, TN 37821
423-623-9161
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Ranked #10 of 52 restaurants in Newport
Price range: $6 - $35
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner
Description: Great Newport fixture for over 30 years. Known for our slow roasted prime rib and Black Angus Rib Eyes. Love seafood checkout the lobster tails!!!
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Machesney Park, Illinois, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The short drive off the main drag is misleading but in no time you come upon the very large parking lot. As you enter you need to ring the doorbell to get in. They answer it promptly and greet you warmly. I understand the bell is from when they had alcohol serving rules for clubs only. The inside is very... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This place is a very different than anything you will have been too...once you turn onto the gravel road to the restaurant, you will realize what I am talking about...looks like a trailer park...but don't be fooled...the place is great...you will have to go to the far back door...and then ring a doorbell to get in...rumor has that was an... More

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Waterville, Maine
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Dined here on a Saturday evening on the recommendation of the front desk clerk at the hotel we stayed at. We were not disappointed. We were greeted promptly and warmly and shown to a comfortable side booth near the back of the larger of two dining areas. The building is an old Am-Vets facility and we were informed that that... More

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Newport, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I have been here many times. The ribeye is great. Even the hamburger steak is good. The only thing i can say stay away from that I know of is there spaghetti it's not good. Over all good place to eat.

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Oxford, North Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Prime rib was melt in mouth good. Very we'll seasoned and perfectly cooked. Also had the black and blue salad which was great. Steak topper was cooked perfectly and it had more than enough blue cheese. Great atmosphere and prices were very reasonable. Will definitely be back.

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Morristown, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Last fall I wrote a review about a less than positive experience at Fox and Hounds and was pleasantly surprised to see that Tim, the owner had responded. Last week, my husband and I made a return trip and found an entirely new atmosphere. We felt welcomed, met some others who were apparently 'regulars' and enjoyed speaking to them. It... More

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Tennessee
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

Food had poor taste and was not properly cooked. Salmon was still swimming and the cow was still grazing. Meals were to come with deserts but we were not told they were out until we asked. They said we could order a brownie but they would have to charge us for it. Waitress kept flat drinks filled but hardly spoke... More

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Morristown, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

If you value all your customers, perhaps you could at least say hello to everyone instead of stopping to talk to a select few. A few nights ago, I was there with friends for a special occasion. You came out from your office, made a point to speak to two couples at the bar while not even speaking to anyone... More

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Tim M, Owner at Fox & Hound Restaurant, responded to this review

We appreciate all our customers & I usually make a point to greet everyone I can. Your reminder that having your mind elsewhere maybe taken as a lack of interest, when it's not the case. I will make a more concerted effort to include everyone, I love meeting all the varied people that pass thru our doors, many go out... More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

Traveling back to Asheville from a day in the Smokies, my wife and I had a hankering for a decent steak around the Newport exit off I-40. Sunday afternoon around 4:30, we saw their billboard and thought we'ld live large and give it a try. GPS 'd it and pulling in to the parking lot, we both looked at each... More

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Senoia, Georgia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

Was staying at fantastic intimate resort in Newport and their 5 star restaurant was closed that night. Asked the owner if he could reccomend a good steak place. He said try the Fox and Hound. We went there and it was pretty ordinary looking and you had to ring the bell at door for entrance. I looked over the menu... More

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