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Hot Rods 50's Diner

373 Hannum St, Alcoa, TN 37701-2452
+1 865-984-7171
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (174 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
373 Hannum St, Alcoa, TN 37701-2452
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place. Had the best onion rings and burger I've ever had. Fried dill pickles were yummy, too. Waitress and staff was friendly. It's a greasy spoon from the fifties and we loved it.

Thank Veronica37110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place while passing through and I could not believe what an amazing find it was! Over 70 burgers! Beef, chicken, turkey, anything you could ever possibly want. In addition they have a ton of other things like salads and hoagies. We...More

Thank NomNomNoms
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hot Rod's is the premier place for the family to eat, a vintage couples night out, or for the food challenge fanatic. Yes, shamefully I must admit my picture is posted in the restaurant as one of the newest conqueres of the Chubby Challenge! I...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a FUN restaurant to go to and we go there every Quilter's trip. A couple of the girls HAVE to have their french-fried hot dog. Such a GREAT menu and lots for everyone. Service is fantastic. Reminds you of an old 1950's diner...More

Thank Beverly D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a burger joint, plain and simple. The selection of burgers is huge and they also have chicken, hot dogs and other items if you are not looking for a burger. Prices are good and the food is great. It can be a little...More

Thank USNA73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good little place to eat. Excellent burgers and sandwiches. Amazing sweet tea! The seating isn't the best, they should consider revamping that. Service is always good though.

Thank danienicole22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times and it's always busy. It's a small restaurant so plan on waiting..only 10 minutes tonight. Decorated in 50-60 memorabilia it is a cool little restaurant. There are about 40 different burgers to choose from, but they also have chicken,...More

Thank volvettebc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would say this is an average, at best experience. We sat in a booth and it was way too small, we were against a wall and could not move the arm near the wall. The noise level was so loud we could hardly hear...More

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have visited here often and always a good meal. A lot to choose from on the menu. Everything from hamburgers to country fried steak. They also offer low carb (gluten free) meals. Highly recommend. A little off the beaten path for visitors, but worth...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was so cool the feeling you get when you enter the building feels like your in the 1950s the service was very fast and the people that worked there were very nice, the food was very good too!

Thank Tie1500
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Hannum St, Alcoa, TN 37701-2452
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Alcoa
  • Phone Number: +1 865-984-7171
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