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Purple Cow

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1648 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-4610
14232451707
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9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 12:00 am
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11 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I drove thru and got a burger and in a couple of hours afterward, I became soooo sick with nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Even the thought of the food I ate there made me nauseated. The workers came out of the building to smoke...sat on the curb outside their building...among trash debris and cigarette butts on the ground...it look so... More 

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Thank deb10se
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's worth the wait in drive thru and if you don't like to wait you can call in your order! They have a huge menu from burgers to steaks and countless desserts!great food at great prices!

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Thank mwlex
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burger, fries, and drink deal ($3.49 I believe) is still the best deal. It's not a tiny burger at all and its dressed to the nines!! The order of fries is adequately sized. They only negative I can add is that there are no refills on beverages because it is drive thru only. That being said, splurge and get... More 

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Thank Liz W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to the Purple Cow for many years. The steak bomb (my fav) is Amazing!!! Fried green tomatoes, hamburgers, garbage fries, the Pittsburgh, shakes and sooooo much more everything is more than worth the wait (Yummy) I couldn't count the times I've been and the people I have taken there that had never been and we all... More 

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Thank Brenda C
Kingsport, Tennessee
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hard to get into, as irs location is in one of the busiest areas of the city. Usually lines extend out onto stone drive, causing a possible accident area.

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Thank John H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

The chicken bomb is a must! Food is great and I have yet to be disapointed. The fried green tomatoes. ..O.M.G YALL!!! service is to slow due so many people wanting it at the same time. Almost got hit waiting in line.

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Thank PaulaRobin
Kingsport, Tennessee
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Purple Cow is a true Kingsport icon. Excellent fast food, prepared after you order. Good milkshakes, great hot subs, wonderful wings. The only issue is the line can be too much. Still, it is a great fast food place.

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Thank Islandlover2016
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I love going to the Purple Cow their food is so good. Plus it has cheap prices. They also have a large selection of Milk Shakes I love the White Russian.

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Thank Jeffrey M
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

The Purple Cow.... Seems like a never ending, multi-cuisine menu with a million options; no matter what food you order it comes out greasy....decent, but doesn't stand out... Now the SHAKES are the best in town! Best in any town I've been in! They have 50+ flavors and every one is delicious an spot on!!! Although the wait is always... More 

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Thank Alex A
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

local family-owned business. Stays busy from the time it opens to the time it closes. The food is prepared as ordered it is freshly cooked. There is always a line waiting to be served it is a drive-thru but the food is amazing

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1648 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-4610
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: 14232451707

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