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Cafe Alona

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Warm cozy environment designed for a true Dining Experience different from any in our area. Secured parking lot small outside dinning with fresh herd gardens and tulip and landscaping beds.Most of all trained warm service that cares.
PRICE RANGE
$9 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
International, Fusion
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Holy cow, what a find!!! We were traveling down I-81 and had just entered Tennessee when we stopped at the Welcome Center. We were getting hungry and asked for a recommendation. We were directed to a shopping area with an assortment of chain restaurants, fast...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Alona is a small restaurant near family in Bristol, TN. We ate our Thanksgiving meal there. The food was served buffet style. Although, the menu was traditional, everything I had from the turkey, stuffing, to mac'n cheese may have been the best I EVER had....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank xplorer751
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

Thanks for the great reviews. Happy Thanksgiving Jeff and Alona

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful Swiss dinner with soup, appetizer, main course and dessert. Everything was delicious. Service excellent.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Salsa103
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thanks for the review

Reviewed June 25, 2018

We went here based on all the great reviews. We got the special and it was german inspired that started well with soup. The we get a barely warm eggroll The main course, well the meat was warm but cabbage and sauerkraut was cold. The...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thanks for your time and review to help us grow. Must of had a bad night due to our constant 5 star reviews. You deserve better and hope if you're traveling you will give us a chance to make it right. This time on my...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018

Alona is just an incredible cook! Each week she features a different kind of food. When friends invited me to join them for Dutch cooking, I hesitated, but hey, the food's been wonderful every single time I've been there, so why not try Dutch cooking?...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GenghisKhan
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thanks for the outstanding review we love our foodies and will keep trying to improve. God bless. Jeff and Alona

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Family owned and very personable service. My mother and I went here for lunch and got tempted for a desert. We had the coconut cake. It didn't disappoint it was delicious!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kim D
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thanks for the review! No longer opening for lunch, been awhile huh?

Reviewed April 19, 2018

Great new experience having dinner at Cafe Alona in Bristol, Tennessee. It was a an excellent meal. Tonight was "American Fusion" night, featuring chicken soup, crab cakes, roast beef with fried onion topping and cake and ice cream for dessert. Great service! International cuisine is...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Randall W
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Welcome to our foodie fun house. Thanks for the review and looking forward to seeing you try our International Cuisine weekly specials. Travel the world by taste under one roof. Thanks Jeff and Alona

Reviewed March 30, 2018

Excellent food and service with Alona's personal touch and attention to detail. My husband ordered the eggplant parmesean and I got the shrimp pasta. Both were delicious with generous servings -- we'll be enjoying them again tomorrow for lunch. I highly recommend.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Adventure M
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Thanks for the review and kind words. We enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks Jeff and Alona

Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Ethiopian dinner tonight. Has been too long since my last visit!! Great experience-every time!!! Tonight was no exception! Alona prepares everything fresh and generous servings. A must stop if you are in the area! Look her up on facebook to see what the international cuisine...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Again thank you for your review with total respect and kindness you bring ever time you dine with us. Glad to call you a friend of us. Jeff and Alona

Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

3rd trip here. My husband is Cajun and Cajun tonight was absolutely wonderful. We have had Lebanese here and the Valentine's special. Food unsurpassed any where in the Tri-Cities or many other places in our extensive travels. Great staff, service, and atmosphere. A gem to...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Lynn S
Jeffrey S, Owner at Cafe Alona, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thanks for the review and kind words. We are very glad to have foodies who like something different. Thanks Jeff and Alona

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KellyRatcliffe08
June 26, 2016|
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Response from JeffreyS432 | Property representative |
Sorry not to answer on time but we post every Monday our market fresh menu of International cuisine on Facebook and cafealona website
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Sure you will be.
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w-f lunch 11am-3pm t-s dinner 5pm-9pm
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