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Puleo's Grille

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Thu, 4/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, American
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love to get an order of their lasagna and two house salads with their house dressing for my wife and I. The service and food quality is always excellent. We always call ahead and order and it is ready when we get there to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Jegalbra942
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for being a loyal customer of ours, Jegalbra942. We sincerely appreciate this, and your fabulous rating and review. We strive to deliver the best, and can't wait for another opportunity to serve you. Thank you!! Grille Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish I could rank it higher but the quantity of the food for the cost is lacking. Got the Seafood Platter for $24.99 and was seriously disappointed with the scallops. There were three small ones not even the size of a quarter and the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GwendolynMu
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

GwendolynMu, we are so very sorry you did not enjoy your experience with us. Thank you for taking the time to let us know, and your information will be shared with our team. We appreciate your input and time. Grille Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I live about 35 minutes away. This restaurant has excellent food and great service. Warm bread while you wait for your meal. Spectacular sweet tea. Has a feel a bit like an Olive Garden. Music playing softly so you can talk. Table...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank michaelbG2387MM
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Michael! We are so very pleased to hear that you and your wife love dining with us. We are thrilled and honored to serve you, and would love the privilege of doing so many more times. Thank you!! Puleo's Grille Management Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our son and his wife and children here. My husband and I asked for vegetarian menus, only to find that at the bottom in smaller print, the menu lists several meals (two of them being the ones we wanted) that are not truly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Cathy K
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cathy, we strive to ensure our guests always receive the highest quality of food and service. We apologize for your recent visit at our restaurant. Please know we are addressing your concerns with specific staff regarding this situation. Grille Management Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Are the lunch special on a Monday which was fish tacos. They were huge! The slaw on top was both sweet and spicy! The salmon was good and the pasta was also good. Will go back!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mom1990cburg
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mom1990cburg, thank you for your positive review and 5 star rating! We are so glad to hear that we met your expectations with our tacos and salmon! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Take care. Grille Management Team

Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

When traveling through Knoxville, this restaurant was next to the motel we were staying at. Decided to give it a try & we were happy we did. Very generous servings & very tasty food.Would highly recommend this placeMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank glmeschke
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Many thanks, Glmeschke, for this outstanding 5 STAR rating and review. We are truly delighted to know that you enjoyed excellent meals with generous portions. We are so glad you found us, and we would love to have the pleasure of serving you again. Thank...More

Reviewed March 5, 2019

Nice pleasant atmosphere, good for family or business travelers. Friendly prompt service, reasonable prices. the Ahi tuna steak with asparagus and coleslaw was delicious and nicely done. The Margarita was nothing special, but was welcome after a long day on the road. I recommend stopping...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cemclellan
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

Thank you for this outstanding rating and review. We are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of dining with us. We look forward to having the privilege of serving you again. Thanks, cemclellan. Puleo's Grille Management Team

Reviewed February 27, 2019

This is more of Italian cusine. It was good not great. The service was good also. We hit it for lunch on our way through town. Nice atmosphere, clean, family restaurant. Would like to try the dinner menu sometime. We ate fairly light.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dan R
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

Dan, thank you for your positive review and many compliments. We are so glad to hear that we were able to offer such a fantastic dining experience! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Take care. Grille Management Team

Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I were very impressed with the food. Fried pickles for appetizer, prime rib dinner & chicken salad that is nicely chopped. Salad that came with my husbands dinner was big. They do serve bread, butter with olive oil & seasoning while you...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lrikki
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Thank you so much for this outstanding rating and review, Lrikki. we are so pleased that all parts of your dining experience with us were top-notch. It is what we strive for with each and every guest. We thank you for your patronage, and we...More

Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I overnight in Strawberry Plains 4 or 5 times a year and eat dinner at Puleo’s or another restaurant close by. On this visit the service and food were excellent. John, our server, has been there for 4 years and was very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank halatl
GaleHuneycutt, Manager at Puleo's Grille, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Thank you so much for your loyal patronage, halatl. We truly appreciate this excellent rating and review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your dining experience with us; including having John as your server for the past four years. We thank...More

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Response from al_from_wildel | Reviewed this property |
As with any restaurant, i'd call ahead with a large party, but they did have tables they could move around to accommodate 10 people.
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