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1021 W Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37801-4580
865-977-4412
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Maryville, Tennessee
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The salad bar at Shoney's Maryville is always top of the line. Saturday night the atmosphere was charged positively with our young server whose name is Chelsie.. What a great sense of humor and aims to provide pleasant service. Almost like having entertainment with your meal. Our group was tickled pink to enjoy our meal at Shoney's. Thanks Chelsie.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Stopped in around 930 AM and had the breakfast buffet. Food was hot and fresh. Very good. Service good too. Moderately busy but no waiting. Another good Shoney's location.

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Thank michellentn
Florida
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

I had not been to a Shoney's for a long time as the Shoney's in my area of Florida had closed down years ago. But upon visiting Maryville, TN, I discovered a Shoneys along Route 321 just outside of Maryville. I had forgotten how good their breakfast buffet was. Good variety, and great value for the cost.

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Thank nativegetaway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I had the 'fish n chips' which was floating in grease w/very underseasoned onion rings and my spouse had the buffet. It was very crowded. From what I could tell from her buffet plates, the food looked, smelled ordinary and tasted the same. I wouldn't make a return trip. I guess I'm a pretty picky eater. If I'm going to... More 

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Thank Sherry S
Maryville, Tennessee
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Two at for lunch at this location. Typical buffet food. Not bad but not special. The bill for two people with a reasonable tip was nearly $30. I expect a lot more for $30.

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Thank Mbhnm
Maryville, Tennessee
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Shoney's is one of the older chain restaurants in the country and just about everyone has eaten at one at some point in their lives. It had been quite awhile since we had eaten at Shoney's, but decided to revisit after moving to this city recently. Wow, have times changed from the days of Big Boy Burgers and their Fudge... More 

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Thank Sherry B
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

It's a buffet.. Not much to say. They sat us all the way in the back away from everybody... I don't think they get much diversity there. Food was okay.

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Thank dougiec24
Sevierville, Tennessee
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We went to Shoneys for buffet at dinner time. Our waitress was not too efficient. She didn't know the answers. We ordered a hot fudge cake saying we were gonna split it. Another waitress came back and asked if we both wanted one, we said one cake 2 spoons. They cut our fudge cake in two pieces. I was only... More 

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Thank AnitaTravelAgent
Maryville, Tennessee
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

I visited this location for dessert only. It took more time than acceptable to be recognized and seated; then it took an even longer time for the server to come to the booth. When my dessert arrived, the ice cream between the cake layers was very melted causing the cake layers to slide apart and lay in the soupy ice... More 

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Thank Judiar4
Maryville, Tennessee
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

This is my husbands favorite restaurant. With the great choices you can't go wrong to order off the menu or eating from the buffet. The service is great and the food is fresh.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1021 W Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37801-4580
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: 865-977-4412

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?