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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed May 22, 2021

Went with a friend and we both had the 3 piece Friday Fish Fry. It was catfish and very delicious. The hush puppies and coleslaw were tasty. I would go again and try their other menu items, burgers and specials. The atmosphere is very homey...and laid back. Nothing fancy with cutesy signs scattered about the walls.More

Date of visit: May 2021
john w, Owner at The Dover Grille, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2021

Thanks for stopping by, we appreciate the great review!

Reviewed August 29, 2020

high expectations for us. Will not be back ever. Fried catfish don't bother waste of money. Hush puppies were really good. Husband got hamburger it was dry as a bone. It was a frozen patty and so was the fries. Told waitress about it she.......agreed....More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed August 27, 2020

Ordered Steak Fajitas to go , got home NO wraps, very few green peppers, NO yellow or red peppers. Bunch of onions and bit of over cooked steak and no cheese. This isn’t the 1st, 2nd,or 3rd time this year this has happened! It’s the...4th !! It will be the last . NO more of my money will ever be spent there again. Tired of paying a high price for subpar food and not getting everything me order needs ! Olivia is the only person who works there that does her job and makes sure the orders are right before you leave with them, and the owners raise their voice and and IMO mistreat this young lady something terrible. Won’t ever get another dime of my hard earned money. Can not recommend this place of business.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed July 20, 2020

The Dover Grille is a charming small-town restaurant. The restaurant is clean and the staff are friendly. I ate there twice during my stay in Dover. Both times the service was great and the food was excellent. What a find. If you are ever in...Dover, TN make it a point to each here. I don't think you will be sorry.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed August 6, 2019

We had a very nice lunch there. The food was very good, like home cooking. Loved the sweet tea (it’s a southern thing). The staff were friendly. Be sure to read the menu as it is hilarious 😆

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

Had a great breakfast here with my husband today. Food was great and the price was right! If you’re ever in town, you can’t go wrong!

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed March 21, 2019

We were driving through and hungry and getting cranky in the car. Found this place by highway signs nearby and programmed the GPS not knowing what to expect. It's on a busy corner in town with a small parking lot. The place wasn't real big...and it was full at lunch time. Our waitress was really friendly, esp when she found out we were arguing siblings on a big road trip - and were hungry. One of us had fried catfish and one had a lunch "meat and three" platter. The food was very good. We would recommend, but if you don't know the area and are watching the traffic and intersection, you might miss it and have to go around the block. Worth the detour. We drive through Tennessee a lot and will stop again.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Dover is a small town with few choices of places to eat. My husband and I stopped here for lunch on our way to Fort Donelson and Land Between the Lakes. The food choices here are good - burgers, sandwiches or plate lunches. My husband...tried the patty melt but didn't like it. My philly cheese steak sandwich was pretty good. The service was ok.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Family owned business that serves a meat and three, but also has a menu full of great food from hamburgers to Mexican food. A great place to relax and enjoy visiting with friends and family. Located in downtown Dover.

Date of visit: September 2018
johnwilson3, Owner at The Dover Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for the great review Vicky.

Reviewed July 25, 2018

The grand slam of a bad restaurant, bad food and bad service. We had breakfast there and the food came out lukewarm(always a bad sign and that you are going to suffer later), the order was wrong, our waitress looked off in another world most...of the time. Then while we where grinding our way through our cold dry greasy food our waitress did everything she could to avoid eye contact despite waves, polite calls, so we sat there thirsty. Of course my wife got sick later in the day, pretty sure it was this place that did it. Do yourself a favor, avoid at all cost.More

Date of visit: July 2018
johnwilson3, Owner at The Dover Grille, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

We're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't the best, Please know that we take your feedback seriously and we will be looking into this for you.

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Yes, The Dover Grille offers takeout services.

The Dover Grille is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3