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895 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4075
+1 931-528-1434
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11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 16:00 - 21:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for Valentine's Day had an amazing experience and amazing service. The food was awesome as well will def go back

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Thank Tyler D
Pall Mall, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ate there last Saturday night with my wife. We had soup and salad then the main course. She had the chef's special and I had the prime rib......the best in the area. We then shared a molten lava cake. Bree did a wonderful job good night!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you are tired of chain restaurants with no personality then look no further than Nick's. The interior is a bit dated, but that 70's vibe does add to the charm. The prime rib is the best in Cookeville. The scallops are also excellent and my wife raves about the french onion soup. Just make sure that you save room... More 

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Thank J Y
Pall Mall, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

We eat there 4 or 5 times each year and everything is superior. The service is great and their selections are very good. The steaks are the best around.

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Thank JimbuckTootle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We've been here a couple of times and have been very pleased with the quality of the food and service. Reasonable prices for the higher end menu. The prime rib was excellent, and we could have fed a small army with the serving of lasagna. They advertise the best steaks in town, I believe it. Will happily return next time... More 

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Thank Elrod M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Wow, this is amazing the food is phenomenal, the waiters and waitresses are extraordinary kind, and the seating is fantastic. The large party that we had for my grandfather was welcomed with open arms even though the size. They delivered the food both promptly while also keeping it delicious. The portion size is perfect and the overall feel of the... More 

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Thank Max G
Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Nick's has been in business for over 40 years and always considered one of the best in Cookeville. I was disappointed and then found out the original owner was no longer there. Food was very average, I had salmon and I could have gone to Kroger and get the same quality. It had been recommended and while good not great.... More 

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Thank Ann C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night at 7 PM. We were seated immediately, and there were a ton of people eating. Even so, the restaurant is huge! I liked the rolls and the cheese bar. The entree was a shrimp pasta that was not good. It was bland, the shrimp tasted old and frozen, and I wasn't full when I... More 

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Thank Kyle C
Sparta,Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

A little over priced for the area but the servers were great and the food was awesome. we had a party of 5 and the place was busy. We were served with smiles got our food in timely manner, and was well worth the wait.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Overpriced and more importantly not very good food . Wife's Lasagna was good but petite filet and salmon terrible. No flavor on the salmon and filet same I don't know how people say this food is good or how they stay in business

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 895 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4075
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-528-1434

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?