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Lisa's Country Kitchen

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1712 N Highway 92, Jefferson City, TN 37760-5218
+1 865-471-6535
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love coming to eat at Lisa's. The waitresses are nice and the food is so delicious. It is always nice to support a local business and Lisa is a delightful person. She makes sure that everything is great each time we visit. I love the pork chops, biscuits, and ham. The cobbler is fabulous too if you come in... More 

Thank turtleap
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are from out of town, and stopped in here for breakfast after taking a drive to see Cherokee Lake. We were pleasantly surprised to find a nice little "mom & pop" restaurant that was clean, had great food, and had good prices. My husband and I love the Pancake Pantry in Gatlinburg, and for years we... More 

Thank Kaitlin P
Jefferson City, Tennessee
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292 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

They have the BEST Double Hamburgers in the area. Pre-cooked weight is one pound total, finished weight is Pricelessly Great Tasting. You have to get it with Lisa's Chips (homemade potato chips with dipping sauce). These are equally as good. Our office will order from Lisa's about every other month. Can't wait till next order. They serve home cooked meals,... More 

Thank GTZW
Atlanta, Georgia
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131 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

There are limited dining options in Jefferson City, but Lisa's came highly recommended. There's nothing fancy about this place, but the food is basic and good. Some in our party had strict dietary restrictions and our waitress cheerfully answered all questions, even asking for clarification on fine points from the kitchen. Everyone at our table was happy with their choice.... More 

Thank letsgotochina
Liberty Center, Ohio
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We ate dinner twice because we enjoyed the meal so much when we were staying at Exit 417 in Dandridge and visited my sister in Jefferson City. Breakfast anytime and had good country cooking.

Thank Diane E
New Market, Tennessee
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Went for lunch and order the smoked half chicken. The waitress came back and said they was out of smoked chicken. So I got smoked turkey salad. She brought it out the ranch was like water and the turkey they put on it was so nasty I couldn't eat it. I know what smoked turkey taste like and that was... More 

Thank Angela K
Knoxville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

We eat here all the time, great country food. They also have awesome burgers, if your really hungry get the 1/2 lb double! Breakfast is great as well, great staff. Owner is always super nice.

Thank Robby N
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here by chance because the parking lot was full one afternoon at lunch. We had sandwiches and fries. Great atmosphere and service. We will definitely return and try new dishes!

Thank Jlflower
Knoxville, Tennessee
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Hubby and I have enjoyed breakfast here several times. Today was the first time for dinner. We were not disappointed. One of today's specials ( there were 3) was chicken and dumplings. They were absolutely delicious. Thick broth, light fluffy drop dumplings, bite size pieces of chicken: heavenly. Hubby had a 12 ounce chopped steak with grilled onions and mushrooms.... More 

Thank jims_lanie
Woodstock, Georgia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

If you are in Jefferson City and want a good, home cooked meal, head to Lisa's. I have been several times and have not been disappointed. The fried pork chops are excellent as well as the BBQ and country fried steak. The vegetables are also good.

Thank Chad C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 N Highway 92, Jefferson City, TN 37760-5218
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-471-6535

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