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333 Bluff City Hwy, Bristol, TN 37620-4601
+1 423-764-4732
Today
07:30 - 19:30
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Mon - Sat 07:30 - 19:30
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Bristol, Tennessee
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Been loving Blue Circle since I was a kid and went swimming at Haynesfield pool. The burgers are delicious and check out breakfast especially the omelets...yum!

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Thank natalie w
Bristol, Tennessee
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206 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Blue Circle is a Bristol landmark. It has indoor seating (limited) but our favorite is to pull into the outdoor spots and order and have the food delivered to the car. I don't like the mini burgers (reminiscent of White Castle) but the larger ones are quite good and fresh. Hot dogs looked good and my hot dog-loving son agreed.... More 

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Thank 2bemullins5
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

My wife and I grew up in the Knoxville, Tennessee area and remember Blue Circle restaurants in many local areas. We thought that they all closed in the 70's but a customer at our business told us that there was one still open in Bristol, Tennessee. We woke up on Saturday morning and my wife said let's go to Blue... More 

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Thank Donald W
Bristol, Tennessee
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134 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

As a kid I didn't really like this type of hamburger, but took my kids there for a special occasion, Bc you have to go if you live in Bristol....they both hated it, I could barely eat it, they delivery guy made me want to sanitize it, and we all 3 had what seemed like a stomach bug for days... More 

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Thank DeniseBeth
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I've been eating Blue Circle all my life and it's as good as ever. I like the little burgers, but is actually one of my favorite places for hot dogs. The staff is friendly and service is quick. Well worth the visit.

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Thank Chad B
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126 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Husband grew up with Blue Circle and I have had their burgers. Tried here for breakfast and was pleasantly surprised. Most everything is a la carte but worth it. High recommendations for the omelet and pancakes-made from scratch.

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Thank Heather L
Kingsport, Tennessee
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

We've had blue circle a couple of times over the years...the burgers are always tasty and our most recent visit they did not disappoint. They are tiny mini burgers. Emphasis on tiny. I have a small appetite and I polished off 3 and still had fries as well. I agree with the sentiment a previous diner expressed that the prices... More 

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Thank lemurgrrl
Kingsport, Tennessee
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

This is an nostalgic restaurant in this area. I always like taking a step back in time to visit this drive in. The food is pretty good too!

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Thank Sun_fun98
Bristol, Tennessee
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

my wife and I decided to go there one last time as we were in the area.....sorry Blue boys... the food was too greasy and it took forever to get our order I guess time changes everything,,disappointed at best; confused at the least I guess they were in a hurry; the cheeseburgers were almost slimey; and the patties were like... More 

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Thank Bo M
Bristol, Tennessee
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

Blue Circle has great food. I especially like my burger with grilled onions. I highly recommend this restaurant. As a side note, the Putt-Putt miniature golf course is next door so you can play mini-golf before or after your meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 19:30
Thursday
07:30 - 19:30
Friday
07:30 - 19:30
Saturday
07:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Bluff City Hwy, Bristol, TN 37620-4601
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 423-764-4732

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