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2595 Nashville Hwy, Smithville, TN 37166-7259
10:00 - 20:30
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Thu - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Have a great variety and also a hot bar. The food is typical country cooking, simple and delicious. Really reasonable and good quality/

Thank Marillyn C
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Poor service, dirty tables and servers don't care. If the owner is there, it's better but still not great. Will not go back.

Thank Grgoff
Lafayette, Tennessee
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This was a family dinner. There were 8 of us. We had just been to an all-day soccer games. This is very close to the High School, so not a long drive from where we were. I had the butterflied shrimp with mashed potatoes and green beans. My daughter had the chicken and fries. My shrimp was wonderful - golden... More 

Thank Veronica M
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We eat here a few times a month...service a little slow but food always above average...not the place to eat if you're in a hurry but yummy if you have the time to spend.

Thank michael m
Smithville, Tennessee
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Not a fancy restaurant but the quality of the food, size of the portions, and friendliness of the staff makes this a comfortable setting for a good dinner, The Sunday chicken dinner and the rib eye steak are two of our favorites.

Thank madeleinebouleyw
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

They have very good food they have a good stakes and chicken and hamburger. I love the season they put on fry.

Thank Joshua H
Smithville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a really good home town restaurant, love their fried chicken salads. I recommend this place.

Thank Donna S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

Undoubtedly, one of the best fried fish and fried chicken restaurants in the region. You will not have to wait if you order from the server/buffet line and everything is made right there. daily lunch is packed as well as Thursday through Saturday evenings. You will be surprised who eats there.( Think Country Music Stars!) P.S. they love good country... More 

Thank Carl M
Collierville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

I think the guy from Chicago should have looked at his menu before ordering as they do have grilled fish and shrimp. We have tried about everything on the menu and loved all of it. I don't think you can find a better hamburger or hamburger steak any where. The meat and three veggies at lunch is always great and... More 

Thank 701dan
Chicago, Illinois
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117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Very friendly local spot but the food was sadly lacking. Everything I tried was devoid of seasoning. I think this place has only 1 piece of kitchen equipment and that's a deep fryer. If you love deep fat fried foods then I'd suggest you go here. My friend tried the deep fat fried pork chop and loved it.

Thank fultonriverandrew

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2595 Nashville Hwy, Smithville, TN 37166-7259
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Smithville

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