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Altruda's Italian Restaurant

125 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923-4908
+1 865-690-6144
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic rolls” (35 reviews)
“spaghetti” (27 reviews)
“salad” (97 reviews)
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125 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923-4908
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Alfredo was dry and the cannelloni was runny. The rolls were good, but not my favorite. Our server neglected to check on us other than to quickly drop off a refill drink and run off. She never asked if our food was good or...More

Thank singnchick0305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Knoxville for our sons baseball game and stopped in to Altruda's for dinner. Classic Italian restaurant atmosphere. Our waitress, Alyssa, was possibly the best server we have ever had. With her enthusiastic knowledge of the entire menu, she was able to steer...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Altruda’s for some classic Italian Food. We both ordered the Chicken Parmigiana, which came with spaghetti, a salad, and garlic rolls. The salad and rolls were great, but the chicken was mediocre. The serving size was small and the coating...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We moved to Knoxville in 1992 from Chicago, and both my wife and I were raised in Pittsburgh, so I think we know good Italian food, and this is good, basic Italian food! Don't come here looking for high prices and fancy presentations; rather, come...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Service is always primo. We like the rest of their food, but now we usually only go for the rolls and salad! The best dressing and we just can't get enough of the garlic rolls. Someone else had commented that the rolls were swimming in...More

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Alruda's has wonderful Italian food, served in a cozy environment by pleasant wait staff. It is a great place to enjoy a relaxing dinner with family and/or friends. The combination spaghetti is my favorite. Huge portion, always plenty to take home. The salad that is...More

Thank margoscorpio
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been eating at Altruda’s for over 20 years. I can’t even imagine how many times we’ve eaten there. For starters, their garlic rolls are the best on planet earth and the salad is uniquely tasty. The shrimp Altruda, Scallops Florentine,...More

Thank ERIC W
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We had been meaning to visit this place for years, and we found ourselves in West Knoxville in need of a meal. We are very sorry that it has taken so long to get there. This place is great! Excellent service, great selection of wines,...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Intimate, perfect for a date night. The salad is delicious and the rolls have so much garlic you'll be exuding garlic...yum!!! Our favorite is snapper al limone. Right balance of breading and fish, allowing the lemon and butter sauce to shine through. It's consistently excellent...and...More

Thank 914ej
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Fresh cooked fine authentic Italian dining. Although the selection is few, but its cooked with perfection and quite garlicky....love it. The rolls are dipped in extreme garlic butter...yum Salad is extremely fresh and good quality.

Thank Shiba N
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Christine B
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I have no idea, we will have to contact Altrudas but while you're there you might as well have a great meal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923-4908
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-690-6144
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