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Shirley's Restaurant

3266 Highway 321, Hampton, TN 37658-3954
+1 423-768-2092
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Sep 12, 2016
“Early and they still set us.”
Aug 6, 2016
“Family Style Home Cooking”
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
3266 Highway 321, Hampton, TN 37658-3954
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great country cookin' Highly suggest if visiting near Cherokee Harrah's area. Simple buffet layout! Great service!

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been invited to eat here 3 times. Never has the food been anywhere close to good. The only reason I can see why anyone would compliment the food is if their mom cooked worse. Cornbread salad is horrible. Chicken is dry and so...More

Thank Cindy W
shirleyHampton_TN, Manager at Shirley's Restaurant, responded to this review

So sorry to hear of your bad experience and meal at our restaurant. We value our customers and their opinions. Our food is cooked fresh everyday. The recipes we use are the ones passed down from generations of cooks in Shirley and Grants family. We...More

Reviewed January 17, 2017

Kind of like home cooking. Each table of guests gets a choice of 2 meats to be served along with 8 sides. Portions are served in tiny bowls so it keeps guests and wait staff busy refilling them. The food is good and nothing fancy....More

Thank schizoozy
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

As many times as I have driven by this place and never stopped is beyond me. My husbands company Christmas Party was here and the food was excellent. Service was great and everyone was so nice. I will most definitely be returning and I recommend...More

Thank Holly S
Reviewed November 20, 2016

At Shirley's you can do "all you can eat" but we don't ever do this. Although not advertised, you can order individual meats, veggies and dessert. Each is priced separately - each meat is the same price, each veggie and each dessert. For smaller eaters,...More

Thank Steveh3Texas
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing and service was excellent since we had 9 in our group. The chicken is by far the best I have ever had. The veggie were seasoned and great tasting. Love how friendly everyone was. Good job Shirley hated you wasn't there...More

Thank Cody W
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Yes it is family style cooking and my mother in-law loves this style food. She will say pass this or pass that it did not come out even. The chicken and sides were real good did not think that much of the roast but my...More

Thank Russell H
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Home cooking at its best. Staff is very friendly and your plate and glass is never empty. This is a very nice restaurant with plenty of seating.

Thank Lisa N Mike V
Reviewed August 7, 2016

This was by far the best Sausage and Gravy Biscuits I have ever had, except for my Mom's. The people were friendly and the coffee was fresh. You would never find this in Pittsburgh.

Thank Tammy H
Reviewed August 6, 2016

We really enjoyed the restaurant, the food and family style of sharing everything on the table. Service was good, they have live music on the weekends but unfortunately not while we visited. Typical southern 3 veggies and a meat, but we really liked the biscuits...More

Thank Ron J
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open for Easter Sunday by reservation?
March 29, 2017|
Response from shirleyHampton_TN | Property representative |
No, I'm sorry we're not open on Easter
Frank S
cost of food do they take cc for payment
September 24, 2016|
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Response from Lisa N Mike V | Reviewed this property |
The cost with tax and all for one person is 16.45. Yes they take credit cards.
Brenda F
What is your prices
August 6, 2016|
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Response from Brokerlex | Reviewed this property |
About 15.00 for Lunch and dinner 10.00 for Breakfast on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3266 Highway 321, Hampton, TN 37658-3954
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 423-768-2092
  • E-mail