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A&W Restaurant

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3989 Highway 411, Madisonville, TN 37354-4417
+1 423-442-2128
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“root beer” (8 reviews)
“mugs” (2 reviews)
“jug” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast Food
3989 Highway 411, Madisonville, TN 37354-4417
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

Out for a drive, stopped in a had a root beer float. Been years since I had this. Very good, will be back. Next time, I'm making sure I get that frosty mug.

Thank WallandTNgal
Reviewed March 3, 2017

sent the cole slaw back,brought me some more bad cole slaw,chilli terrible, another time i got a hot dog,it was worst then jiffy's,back in the 1970's good food,now bad food

Thank Connie S
Reviewed November 14, 2016

My husband and I have been going to A&W Restaurants for years...but the best part is going to get a root beer float and asking them to put it is one of their large cold frosted mugs...it tastes much better this way! And...a couple of...More

Thank Silversuzi
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We stop here every time we go to Pigeon Forge. Love the food. Can't beat the prices. Root beer is to die for. You can get a half gallon or a gallon to take home. They have a little of everything. Must try.

Thank CaseyChambers87
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This business has been in business for over 50 years. I went there as a teenager. The current owner is true to the original menu. Root beer. Great hamburgers and my personal favorite is dip dogs. Daily specials, kids menu and fantastic milkshakes. They have...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The food is very good and the shakes are extremely good. The service is very good the waitress was nice and friendly.i didn't have to wait long for my food to come out.

Thank Travis M
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Passing through town around lunch time and as i glanced ahead I thought I went back in time! A real car-hop place? Yes, well sort of. You pull in and order thru the speaker (back in the day the girls either walked or roller skated...More

Thank elindoo
Reviewed October 7, 2015

One of the summer activities that I enjoyed with my dad and sisters was the stop at an A&W drive-in located in Dayton, Ohio, back in the late 1970s. The hotdogs were good, and so was the root beer that came with it. Nearly 40...More

Thank Ajarn_James
Reviewed October 6, 2015

A far more old school version of a drive-in. Not as glitzy as sonic (which can be found roughly a mile farther south), but ok food and a more nostalgic expeirence. Not super fast, but pretty quick and a good choice for a corn dog.

Thank Smkymtntroutman
Reviewed September 10, 2015

Wonderful landmark of Monroe County. Its a step back to time when life was a lot simpler. Nothing beats sharing a A&W Rootbeer float still to this day.

Thank Joni G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3989 Highway 411, Madisonville, TN 37354-4417
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Madisonville
  • Phone Number: +1 423-442-2128
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