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Original Freezo

1305 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37917-6314
+1 865-637-6500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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1305 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37917-6314
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

The Original Freezo is, for me, a trip bacdk in time. As a teen, I worked in a Mom & Pop type place as this. One of the best jobs I ever had as a teen. Hamburgers, Hotdogs, ice cream cones, Sundays, Shakes, Malts, Floats...More

Thank 386vaughnw
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I worked at Freezo back in the 60's and was on Central so my husband and I thought oh let's get a corndog and sit in car and reminisce when we were young and we came here all the time. We ordered two corn dogs...More

Thank Brenda t
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is an original "fast food" joint. You can get all your favorite deep fried goodies served along side your favorite ice cream treat. If you are in the mood for a burger, fries and a milkshake, this is the place. They have a rather...More

Thank Case_n_Court
Reviewed 4 November 2014

You will have to travel a little out of the way, and it might appear that you are entering an unsafe zone, but all in all it is worth the drive. We don't eat this much, but once in a while we travel there just...More

1  Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 21 June 2013

I was there last week and had some onion rings, the week before a soft serve ice cream, a couple of weeks earlier, a burger. I can't remember ever being dissatisfied with anything I ordered. Clean, hot, affordable food and the girls working there are...More

3  Thank troutbum777
Reviewed 4 June 2013 via mobile

I work just down the street and visit this spot so often I am on a first name basis with most of the staff. Just a good ole ice cream joint! Their plate lunches are excellent as well...chicken and dumplings and pinto beans and cornbread...More

3  Thank Stephany H
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Great Hot Fudge Sundaes and Dip Cones. It is a drive in restaurant with a walk up window to order. You can take the food to your car or to the picnic table around back.

3  Thank micarooni
Reviewed 16 July 2012

I believe the Freezo has been around since the 40's, maybe earlier. Still the same ice cream, milk shakes,sundies I had when I was a child. Just a GREAT place to visit and eat. No seating except two picnic tables in back. Order at the...More

3  Thank nancyknoxville
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Freezo is a hidden gem on Central Street in Knoxville. You can either use the drive thru or park and walk up to the window to order. The food ranges from hot dogs and ice cream cones to chicken and dumplings and hot tamales. The...More

3  Thank Chamfam
Reviewed 14 February 2012

I have worked across the street from The Freezo for approximately 4 years and have never had a bad experience. The service is always good and the food is fresh. It is well worth the stop no matter where you are coming from.

2  Thank Michael E
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  • Address: 1305 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37917-6314
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-637-6500
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