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1375 Interstate Dr, Cookeville, TN 38501-4130
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Franklin, Tennessee
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

2nd and last time to order chicken alfredo, yucky and very little cheese. So dry it could choke a horse, small portion of chicken.

Thank Hodge R
Franklin, Tennessee
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1,125 reviews
683 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like Caesar salads, you'll love Cheddar's in Cookeville. It is very clean with good service at the bar and in the dining room!

Thank Houston N
Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the price you sure get lot of food. It was very tasty and if I'm ever in Cookeville again I will come by. Like the bar.

Thank mothercarewebb
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try Cheddar's for the first time after passing by several times and seeing it was always busy. On a Friday evening there was only about a 5 minute wait. I have to say the food was 'average' in my book and there are other places nearby I prefer more. Service here was a little slow but the most... More 

Thank nitewalk6
Springfield, Missouri
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Friday night but after we were seated service was fast and friendly. The grilled fish was delicious - seasoned just right and not over cooked.

Thank RuralRoadRunners
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got the jalapeños cheeseburger with bacon on potatoe bread it was PERFECT! The waiter was great, attentive to what we needed even with it being so busy.

Thank blueleo4lyfe
Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Moved our son into his TTU apartment and then decided to hit the strip for dinner. Thought we'd go to Applebee's since we had coupons-but it was closed down. We decided on Cheddar's instead and it turned out to be an excellent choice. The restaurant was clean, looked brand new and had neat features like a waterfall outside, big fish... More 

Thank Sam L
West Palm Beach, Florida
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

The food seems to be comfort food. Even though they state the food is made from scratch, the taste was quite bland, and actually did not taste as fresh. However, portion sizes a very generous. The servers are so busy going back and forth there is no time for a nice back and forth that should happen in the beginning... More 

Thank Jackquito
Kettering, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We just got a new Cheddar's at home that we have not been to yet. Family recommended Cheddar's for our larger party of family and they were able to accommodate easily. The apple pie was delicious and enjoyed by young and old.

Thank Travel2Sun5
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service ! I should have got dessert now that that I think about it. I recommend the buffalo tenders for an appetizer. Madison was a very good server!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1375 Interstate Dr, Cookeville, TN 38501-4130
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: 931-526-7715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?