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Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch with my wife and daughter. This is a typical meat and vegetable cafe-style style home cook meal. All of the food that we had was excellent and the choices offered a lot of variety. Parking can be scarce around lunch...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 23, 2020

Come hungry, leave wishing you would have stopped. This is an experience worth repeating. We went with five and ate at a table that seated twelve. They added people as they came and we all ate together. It's a family style breakfast and you all...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 12, 2020

Went around 9 am on a Wednesday for breakfast and were the only people there. The person taking our order was rude and unhelpful. We got more food than we ordered and were really confused. We got two plates and two drinks and it was...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

The idea of family-style dining at a communal table sounds charming. Unless you're in the middle of a bad flu season, sitting beside complete strangers who take their share of salads, veggies, and plates of ribs and fried chicken and catfish, then pass them to...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 21, 2020

We visited this restaurant on a recommendation for Sunday lunch. We were a little disappointed to see that it was a served buffet when we got there but saw all the award plaques so we stayed. It was served on Styrofoam with plastic forks but...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 2, 2020

First place we hit after checking into our hotel. Mid-afternoon so not very crowded. Good fried chicken, sweet corn pudding, great green beans. Daughter got some mashed potates and they were super buttery. I was too full for the homemade banana pudding, so took it...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

Was in Nashville, TN and checked out topped rated restaurants on Trip Advisor. Saw Monell's and decided to check it out. Had to go to their cafe location, as it was Monday and their other location closed early. Not disappointed, as all of the food...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 4, 2019

We did have to wait for about 1 hour and 15 minutes, but it was worth the wait! The food is served family style and it was all very good. Our party of 6 had a lot of fun with this unique experience!

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

Happened by this headed to another local business and checked it out. We have been to several Monell’s in the area but they are all you can eat establishments. This one is cafeteria style and while the portions are substantial, I didn’t overeat here like...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Lunch with the family. Great meat and three. Food was great. Place was very clean. Staff was very sweet.

Date of visit: August 2019
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