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Aroma Cafe

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2570 E Broadway Ave, Eagleton Area near Last Pellissippi Exit, Maryville, TN 37804-2761
+1 865-982-4933
11:00 - 20:30
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I eat here at least once a week. The food is delicious, the people are friendly, and the service is excellent. They've never messed up an order, that I can think of. Their sandwiches are packed full, but they are well assembled so the meat doesn't fall out easily. Their sides are unique and delicious, and they... More 

Thank Adam L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Got the sampler and couple Cuba sandwich meals to go had no problem having enough to feed two adult two children. Wife wasn't sure as she had eaten bad Cuban but she said this was so different it was five star food from a two star location what a great hole in the wall to discover

Thank Daniel M
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Came to Aroma Cafe for a work lunch..the service was awesome and the food was DELICIOUS. One of the best Cuban sandwiches I've had!

Thank Brechan
Princeton, Alabama
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Some items on limited menu were not available. Made meal not anything I care for. Interesting décor, small parking area and cleanliness in question.

Thank yanasa7777
Maryville, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We've been curious about this place for a while and finally had some friends convince to give it a try. It's a humble little place, that you wouldn't think to give much notice too based on the appearance, but we keep seeing the reviews and finally decided to stop in. It's all around excellent. You got your staples such as... More 

Thank Casey G
Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Before you make a decision about whether or not you like Cuban food, check this place out. Red beans and rice, fried rice & meat ball things, and most importantly the Pressed Cuban sandwich. Not fancy at all, but I'll choose great food over fancy silverware all day long. Just wow.

Thank Joshua M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We live in a neighboring city and were passing through to go on a trip. I'd heard from a lot of people on my local foodie Blog that this was a place to visit. We went into this little hole in the wall looking restaurant and found a true blessing! I've never eaten authentic Cuban food before but this food... More 

Thank Kimberly M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I have been coming to aroma cafe for years. It is a divey little place that has really good Cuban food. I always try to come here when I'm in town visiting family. They have limited options due to the area they are located and catering to the area. But the Cuba sandwich and pork or chicken platter are really... More 

Thank leigha c
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This is my second time eating at this restaurant, both times the food has been fantastic and the service has been great, the food comes out hot and fresh and very tasty. If you haven't been here yet plan a trip soon, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Mark C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The building may deceive you. But the food is good. The chicken sandwich and mojo sauce is where it's at. :)

Thank FooDie_SN0B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2570 E Broadway Ave, Eagleton Area near Last Pellissippi Exit, Maryville, TN 37804-2761
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-982-4933

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