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Janice's Diner

2765 Cosby Hwy, Cosby, TN 37722-3123
+1 423-613-5515
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2765 Cosby Hwy, Cosby, TN 37722-3123
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Service was bad, dinner was horrible, but the home made cakes made it worth it...delicious. If your looking for coffee and dessert it's not bad. Also be aware they only accept cash not cards of any sort.

Thank nick c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened upon this little place on our way to Gatlinburg on a Sunday. It had lots of cars in the parking lot, so we thought it might be a local gem. It was! Lots of locals and lots of down-home delicious food. Good service...More

Thank Travel806100
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Everytime we go to Westgate resort we drive to this restaurant. We have eaten there many times and everything taste great. Always leave with leftovers so we can have desert a must.

Thank jghackerboy
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Exactly what we were looking for in a local diner for breakfast - omelettes, biscuits and gravy, hashbrowns, etc. The service was excellent and the food was great and also very reasonably priced! Will definitely go back again - maybe to try their assortment of...More

1  Thank ErinS3190
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Great food and all kind of delicious homemade desserts. The price is very reasonable. We enjoyed it very much.

1  Thank Betty J
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Stopped here for dinner, as there aren't a whole lot of options in Cosby. We were not disappointed. Food was delicious! I ordered the Smothered Chicken with mashed potatoes and green beans. Hubby ordered the Country Fried Steak with mashed potatoes and corn. Real mashed...More

1  Thank Janice14
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We eat here often and enjoy the variety of cakes and pies. Home cooked food close to home at a price we can afford for a family of eight.

1  Thank quilts4me
Reviewed July 25, 2018

great home cooked food! Bring cash or use ATM, but the specials and regular food are amazing. Many options and specials.

Thank KeliS630
Reviewed July 14, 2018

My husband and I stopped on the way out of town for breakfast. I couldn't decide if I wanted pancakes for French toast, so I had one of each. I must say the French toast was great. The pancake was average. My husband had an...More

Thank Sally C
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This diner serves up the home cooked meals. They also have the best cakes around. You can get anything from a hot dog to a steak dinner with everything in between.

Thank Lisa S
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Stephen M
January 1, 2015|
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Response from Shelley D | Reviewed this property |
They have a variety of sides you could order from
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2765 Cosby Hwy, Cosby, TN 37722-3123
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cosby
  • Phone Number: +1 423-613-5515
(423) 613-5515
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