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Dinner Bell

576 Oakland Rd, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
+1 423-337-5825
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“dessert bar” (13 reviews)
“biscuits” (13 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
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576 Oakland Rd, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Dinner Bell, in business at this location for 44 years, offers down-home cooking from the menu and the breakfast buffet. It also has a salad bar with unique items. I have only eaten breakfast and go for the buffet for the variety and the...More

Thank Rita C
Dinnerbell-Tennessee, Public Relations Manager at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comment. We enjoyed having you. We try to serve our customers to our best so that everybody can find a favorite dish. As well as for the gifts. There is a litlte bit for everybody, women, boys, girls or men. We...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This resturant is on Interstate I75 near Sweetwater TN. It is a buffet of country cooking that was quite good the day I was there. it has parking for tractor-trailers across the road.

Thank Dennis W
Dinnerbell-Tennessee, Public Relations Manager at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comment. We have truck parking places and additional parking across the street. We do our best to please everybody's taste. A full menu besides the buffet is also available

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast bar is very good! Service has always been very attentive even with you getting the bar. The bar is always clean and food hot. We enjoy stopping here monthly and would recommend it to travelers, truck drivers, and families. Dinner bell has truck parking...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little out of the way restaurant. Took the chance and stopped and are we glad we did. All the food was awesome and the service was excellent. If your looking for home cooking but don't want to cook you couldn't find a better place....More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was so great that we went here twice! Two days in a row! Hot delicious breakfast! Great Service! Super affordable! Has a cute little store. Reminded me of a crackerbarrel. Would recommend to people staying in the area or just happening by traveling...More

Thank Angie112277
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In town visiting and ate breakfast here one morning. Place reminds me of a Cracker Barrel. Had the breakfast buffet which was ok. The exception being the biscuits which are to die for - hot, fluffy goodness. Be sure to have them with the apple...More

Thank MXMagnum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously nice folks! Meats were plentiful - fried chicken, salsibury state in a fantastic gravy, ham, and much more! Veggies a plenty - great baby corn white and yellow, greens, poatoes, plus more...had 2 breads and at least 4 desserts! Also salad bar was better...More

Thank Yvonne A
Dinnerbell-Tennessee, Public Relations Manager at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate it. We try to offer a big variety of food so that everybody can find his/her favorite dish

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after our nearby KOA stay for breakfast. The Buffet which was served until 11am was tasty. Great price of $7.95 for a huge buffet of every imaginable breakfast food item(s).

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw a sign for the Dinner Bell and decided to try it! Boy, did we ever make a great decision!!! You can order from the menu and the offerings are good. However, the buffet is just a things of beauty!!! My husband said, "someone's...More

Thank wareaglelady
Dinnerbell-Tennessee, Public Relations Manager at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment. We appreciate it. Yes, we offer good ol' Southern Cooking just as you are used to from your Grandma. And there is truck parking as well. For your convenience there is a General Store in it too where you can...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No fried chicken on buffet and frozen fried shrimp! A big disappointment! Nothing looked fresh. We went at 8:00.More

1  Thank bgrier10
Dinnerbell-Tennessee, Public Relations Manager at Dinner Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you had the impression that our food is not freshly cooked. I don't know when you ate here since we have 't had fried shrimps in a while on our buffet. We don't have Fried Chicken every day. The...More

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Lisa H
13 April 2017|
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Response from Dinnerbell-Tennessee | Property representative |
Since April we are open: Sunday-Thursday 6 am - 10 pm Friday and Saturday 6 am - 11 pm We are happy to welcome you.
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615wearytraveler
31 October 2016|
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Response from Dinnerbell-Tennessee | Property representative |
It depends on the time of the day. Just give us a call and we see if we can accomodate you at that time and date you want
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615wearytraveler
31 October 2016|
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Response from Melanie P | Reviewed this property |
Don't think there is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Oakland Rd, Sweetwater, TN 37874-1749
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sweetwater
  • Phone Number: +1 423-337-5825
  • E-mail
Description
We love to offer you good old time country cooking. Choose our breakfast buffet or lunch and dinner buffet or order from the menu. You can have breakfast all day. Or you can take a to go order. Additionally we have lunch and dinner specials. Come in and meet some friends.
We offer Truck parking. Buses are welcome as well as Bikers. Afterwards shop in our candy store and gift shop.
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