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895 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4075
+1 931-528-1434
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream pie” (4 reviews)
“prime rib” (16 reviews)
10:30 - 14:30 Hours
££ - £££
895 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4075
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the last night of a 13 day road trip, we were pleased to find this gem! An old school steakhouse with delicious food and excellent service. The special of the night was a prime New York strip. Grilled and topped with a delicious Blue...More

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was wonderful! Server was great! He told us he was going to school to be a vet! I ordered the filet, potato soup & a salad! My husband ordered potato soup & a chef salad which was larger than he though it would be!...More

Thank E4150VQlisad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

True. We have lived in this town our whole lives. We have watched MANY restaurant chains and “new themes” enter our foodie culture. Nicks was STILL our choice for a special night out. The service, thanks to Mason, was impeccable. The ambience, while a bit...More

Thank Joyfulpaws
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Had a Birthday meal with extended family of 15. Table was ready upon arrival based on a reservation. Drink and food orders taken fairly quickly. Salads were fresh and dressings very good. The hot rolls were excellent. Some of the entrees were just average and...More

Thank tome673
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This used to be the premier place to dine in Cookeville. A recent visit was a group event and the service was terrible. The steak was cooked to death and potato was cold, The server never came back to check quality of meal. The restaurant...More

1  Thank bmbitwkb
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nick's, an upscale restaurant, has a pleasant and inviting atmosphere. The meals are of sufficient quantity;, the quality of the food is excellent. My favorite is their prime rib. Great for date night.

Thank MaryJo317
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Tucked away on hill, behind a hotel in Cookeville TN! That's where you'll find Nicks! Old world Italian restaurant. In need of some updated decor, yes, but thats part of the attraction. Good Italian menu, Good Italian food. A little expensive for the quality, but...More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We had a birthday party at the restaurant and the service was excellent and the food was very good. Very enjoyable fun time.

Thank 638joycer
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Ok restaurant, some food good some average. Roasted vegetables were very good. Flounder was ok. Impression of a restaurant past it's prime.

Thank hallercf
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Leanna is great! She's new behind the bar itself but she makes you feel as if she's a veteran drink slinger with the way she interacts!

Thank Quincy A
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16 December 2016|
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I don't know but I haven't seen a way to do it. You might want to try their website if they have one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 895 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4075
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-528-1434
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