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“A old-time, 'instant' classic” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Original Freezo

Original Freezo
Ranked #600 of 1,159 Restaurants in Knoxville
Cuisines: Fast Food
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Rocky Top, Tennessee
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167 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
“A old-time, 'instant' classic”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2012

This place is a fixture in Knoxville's Happy Holler neighborhood. It's been there for decades, but even if you're visiting for the first time, it'll become your 'cool' place to take friends, visitors, or kids.

My favorite food dish is the full house (chili + tamale bowl), it's only offered "in-season" but it's absolutely wonderful Take the kids for soft-serve cones at the walk-up window - just like in the old days.

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“Lotta flavor choices here. Drive through or walk-up for the nostalgia.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2009

Lotta flavor choices here. Drive through or walk-up for the nostalgia.

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Knoxville
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“A 4 star dive!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2009

Look....this place is what it is, a walk up grill. It's not fillet mignon & asparagus. But they have great shakes and grill food. My personal favorite is the "full house", a bowl of chili with a tamale in it. Burgers are good too.

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“Great place but inconvenient area of town.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2007

Great place but inconvenient area of town.

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Knoxville, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Old-time ice cream & burger shop, off the beaten path.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2007

Freezo is a blast from the past.

Ice cream, shakes, burgers, and the "full-house". Definitely worth a side-trip if you are passing through Knox Vegas on I-40 or I-75.

There is no indoor seating, just a couple of picnic tables under a tree. I recommend a full house and dipped cone.

Enjoy.

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