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Calhoun's Restaurant

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4550 City Park Dr, Lenoir City, TN 37772-4327
+1 865-988-9838
16:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 16:00 - 22:00
Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Calhouns is on the waterfront in Lenoir City TN. Great food and atmosphere. They have other locations in Knoxville. One in Turkey Creek it's awesome to.

Thank Phillip S
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We go all summer long once a week. We love to sit out and eat and listen to the band. Food is good. Known for the ribs. The cole slaw is really good too. If you are in Lenoir City it is the place to go. Enjoy~

Thank marylouk111
Lenoir City
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I love good BBQ but rarely find it. This place has good BBQ if you like a smokey base flavor in the meats. I've had better and definitely worse. But I also had the wings. On this visit. Absolutely delish. They have a wet sauce they toss them in that is just unique and genuinely tasty. Sweet and a little... More 

Thank F4823BPstephen
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to unwind and enjoy not only the atmosphere and food but the servers are so personable. One in particular is Kelly. We always try to sit in her area and she is the sweetest most efficient server I have ever had. Even in the winter time this place is so entertaining from the boats that have decorated for... More 

Thank 360terib
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love our Calhoun's! Awesome BBQ, chicken tenders, Catfish, ribs, corn, beans and so much more! If you wanna Pig Out this is the place!!!!

Thank Chris S
Lenoir City,Tn
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This place has great food. I love the steaks,ribs, and corn pudding. My husband and I usually order one of each and share each other's meals. Always plenty of food and good service.

Thank MichelleH6285
Loudon, Tennessee
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

All burgers $5.50 on Mondays. Location is on Fort Loudon Lake. Will have to visit more times to provide more comprehensive review.

Thank Mark S
Copenhagen, Denmark
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

+ The best ribs. Ever. + Great, local beer + Quiet, nice location + Quick service, despite the restaurant being full - Location not the easiest to get to - Closing too early...

Thank Piotr R
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I had a dress rehearsal dinner (70 people) in their banquet area. They exceeded my expectations. Tammy and David were so helpful in the planning process. The servers (Jennifer, Sorya,Kayla,Heather) we're phenomenal! They worked so hard. The food was top notch too! Highly recommend

Thank Thesarabeth
Knoxville, Tennessee
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162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

What a great way to spend an evening! Dawn Marie was visiting us from Florida and our friends Charlie and Karen invited us to go out on their boat for a ride over to a local waterside restaurant for dinner. We cruised on down Tellico Lake through the channel connecting it with Fort Loudoun Lake and onto the Fort Loudon... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4550 City Park Dr, Lenoir City, TN 37772-4327
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Lenoir City
  • Phone Number: +1 865-988-9838
In the 30 years that we have operated and grown, we have attempted to pour our passion for great food, atmosphere and hospitality into every dining occasion in our restaurants. We are proud to be the Taste of Tennessee.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?