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Kay's Ice Cream

6200 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-5937
+1 865-577-9272
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“ice cream” (12 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
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6200 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-5937
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a good creamy treat to be found here. Try a mix of 2 or more flavors, for a taste treat. Add some extra sweets to it too.

Thank David H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

You have to have childhood memories to really like this place. First and foremost the icecream called "Kay's" comes from a company called Schope's out of Wisconsin and even their website fails to list the ingredients it has so much garbage in this icecream. Vanilla...More

Thank Ms.LoveTravel
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for atmosphere, them go elsewhere. But personally I think it is great, because it is nostalgic and reminiscent of the good old days gone by. And still prices from the old days so it's more than worth the trip if you want...More

Thank stomachpains
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome place .... good food and ice cream..... hamburgers hot dogs salads fish sandwiches chicken sandwiches ...clubs.... soups...chilli....hot tamales ...fresh or frozen .... 30something flavors of ice cream with about 6 to 8 sugar free flavors ... Make any icecream into a shake ...or try...More

Thank Turtle or TeE D
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The best fun place to grab a burger. It reminds me of an old burger joint when I was a kid. Fresh made to order food and wonder Ice cream!

1  Thank 87daled
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

My family has been going here since I was a child. Prices are very reasonable and food is good, average diner food (burgers, grilled cheese, fries). They serve their own brand of ice cream. Atmosphere is not much, but Kay's is a good place to...More

Thank BCTE4
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

This Kay's (and the one on Magnolia) was a staple for me as a kid. For a good report card or maybe as a special treat we would go to Kay's for a cone. I remember the Kay Burgers and crinkle fries too. This was...More

Thank KOCM
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Do yourself a favor and eat here put aside any hippy uppity preconceptions about looks and just enjoy it. Also bring cash they don't take cards

Thank BigBadHodad
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I always said I would never in my life give a small business a bad review, but Kay's ice cream did me in. Today was the first and DEFINITELY the last time I have ever been. The woman working the cash register (Early 50s, short...More

Thank Hailey K
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Talk about a business that has survived the test of time. When I was a young boy ....many years ago Kay's was the place for ice cream and a great burger or shake! My mom loved their frozen punch and was always a staple at...More

Thank Paul H
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  • Address: 6200 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920-5937
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-577-9272
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