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1375 Interstate Drive, Cookeville, TN
+1 931-526-7715
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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Manakin Sabot, Virginia
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing through New Years weekend. Stopped by and sat at the bar for some quick and easy food. Felt like I was more of a bother than a customer. When the food came mine was cold. Don't think we will be back when we are in Cookeville.

Thank DEllison2004
San Diego CA
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89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We four adults traveling through this city found the food to be very good. The atmosphere was a little noisy for our liking but recommend it especially for families.

Thank TravelingSister75
Monterey, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is great and reasonably priced. It was a great experience except that two in my party ordered the Texas frozen margarita special advertised on a separate menu card on our table for $3.95. They we happy with the meal and the frozen margaritas until the bill arrived and they were charged $6.20 instead of $3.95. Upon questioning our... More 

Thank bassfish2015
West Tennessee
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72 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Only my second time to Cheddar's and don't know why I dont come more often. Had the sweet Chili Shrimp. Excellent and the price was good. Good service and atmosphere. I liked it.

Thank TBIColumbo1
Manchester, Tennessee
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

We visit the Cheddar's in Cookeville at least twice a month. This restaurant consistently provides excellent table service, quick and deliciously hot food, and incredibly reasonable prices. Today we were served by Madison and she excelled in everything you could expect from a server. Our food was excellent, our cups were always full, and all of our needs were taken... More 

Thank B200Manchester
Knoxville, TN
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63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

The food at this Cheddar's is always good. However, the service is equally horrible. I had to wait on a spoon for my soup, while the soup got cold. It still tasted good, but I didn't dare tell the server it got cold while I waited for the spoon. He was surly and didn't listen anyway. If I didn't like... More 

Thank 7LifesATrip7
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is always great! The portions are generous for the price and it is always good. Great for groups as well!

Thank Emichelle11
Erwin, Tennessee
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72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

We went here after being unable to find parking at another restaurant. It ended up being for the best. Great service and food and only a short wait.

Thank pickyvol
Cookeville, Tennessee
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Cheddar's is a place to go for good food at a reasonable price. Some don't find it special enough, but I find it to be a place that provides quality food at a reasonable price. It is a family dining place. It is usually packed out, and at peep times, a 10 to 25 minute wait. It has been a... More 

Thank Fragiam
Knoxville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

I am mourning the passing of the Asian Salad. Tried the Hawaiian today instead. It just does not come close! Service and seating could not have been better. We had outdoor seating - the weather was lovely.

Thank Wings38

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, 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 Drive, Cookeville, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-7715

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