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Litton's Market & Restaurant

2803 Essary Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918-2402
+1 865-688-0429
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (62 reviews)
“hamburger” (75 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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2803 Essary Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918-2402
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best strawberry cake ever and I don't even like strawberry cake. Food is excellent! My kids say their water is the best also. Go figure.

Thank mnspje
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoy Litton's. Each visit I promise myself I will try a different offering, and each time I have a burger. There is not a better cheeseburger in the world. The fries are wonderful. I love Litton's. Oh and do not miss out on the...More

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to get a hamburger there bake potato is big. ...desert was good too great price for what you get to eat

Thank smiller2692
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here tonight and the food was good but the service was great. Littons is known for good burgers and great deserts and tonight was no disappointment. But our server, Eddie, pulled it all together to make it a great experience. Thank you Eddie.

Thank queenbeegray
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have only eaten the hamburgers and pies at Litton's because they are so good I never try anything else. I had heard about this place and was eager to see for myself. We now plan to go here for lunch when we are anywhere...More

Thank Pschuz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is great, they are always busy. You can always count on a great burger and fries or the lunch specials along with great desert.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Litton hamburgers have been made in the same location since 1962! And they live up to their reputation But if you aren't in the mood for a burger, try one of the daily specials. I went with the fried chicken which were boneless chicken breasts...More

Thank judytwiga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going here since I was a kid. It has always been the best burger in Knoxville. They never disappoint. The desserts are delicious as well.

Thank AmyAndJimny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A hamburger at Litton's is an experience! You hear about a place and you say in your head, "it can't be that good." Then your taste buds go crazy with the first bite and manners go out the door. It is so delicious its worth...More

Thank 563francesh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Litton's is a real hometown Knoxville experience! They have been an institution for many years, and they do not take that for granted. They always provide the best food and service. I seldom get anything except the burgers and fries---they are so good--and I can...More

Thank Sandra0598
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Tori F
5 January 2017|
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Response from Smkymtntroutman | Reviewed this property |
They have the table space, but I would call them several days ahead of time (at 8656889429) to make sure they could handle your group at the time you were planning on being there. We have had a group of 15 and had no... More
Dave C
7 September 2016|
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Response from ClassroomDoctor | Reviewed this property |
Salads, white beans, potatoes big enough to make a meal on, and bun-less burgers are all suggestions that we believe you will find to make your meal gluten free. Sweet potatoes and cream toppings will definitely top the... More
5 June 2015|
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Response from djherd | Reviewed this property |
its not bad at all. you can hear people at your table !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2803 Essary Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918-2402
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-688-0429
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