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Shoney's

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2227 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37664-3605
+1 423-246-8893
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Largo, Florida
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132 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

What a great Sunday buffet we enjoyed, the bar was loaded with much food, I loved their biscuit and gravy bacon was very crispy, It was wonderful being back because I grew up here at Shoney's for 30 years, they have been here forever, very clean, great food, great prices, easy parking, very kind sweet folks here go check them... More 

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Thank Rock M
Kingsport, Tennessee
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Excellent food/servers. Service is fast. All you can eat salad bar/buffet. Food hot/fresh. We highly recommend this restaurant. ***** (5 star).

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Thank John H
Blountville, Tennessee
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

June 1, 2016 when went into Shoney's for supper. When we walked in the door, the manager was giving a customer a hard time of a strawberry pie that she insisted she didn't order, he kept hounding her that she ordered it. I felt bad for the lady. We were seated pretty fast, there were only 4 or 5 tables... More 

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Thank ritchie0219
Gray, Tennessee
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261 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

I was there yesterday for lunch, when we got there they had breakfast and lunch going on. There chicken was better than Lynn Garden plus they had catfsh that was great. The trouble with Lynn Garden is its the same sides every week. I will be back to Shoneys. Same price much better

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Thank J T
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

My wife and I have eaten breakfast at this Shoney's many times, lately we have started eating dinner here mostly because of the server that we get all the times. Mr. Ford makes eating here a great place to eat. He is one of the best servers that we have ever had. We would recommend dinner here and ask to... More 

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Thank Douglas R
Limestone, Tennessee
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167 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

This was my first visit to this location. The service was great, the servers were on top of taking orders and keeping drinks filled. The problem was the food. The hot and cold bar was good. The menu item I ordered was awful. The dish was called HALF-O-POUND. It was a hamburger without a bun and a baked potato. The... More 

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1 Thank JD S
Kingsport, Tennessee
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014

I used to brag to everyone how good their chicken fingers and fries are to everyone, but I don't do that anymore. I had 2 such bad experiences in May that I won't ever go back. This is in regard to the first experience in May. 1. Their hours say they open at 6 am. I got there before 6,... More 

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6 Thank Jasen J
Kingsport, Tennessee
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306 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014 via mobile

Went her for lunch after shopping at the mall. The food was under cooked, no favor. Should have gone to McDonald's across the street.

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Thank Eugene F
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

I got soup and salad bar the waiter was very nice. All was great until I found a long hair in my cottage cheese. YUCK.i told my server. He apologies had cottage cheese removed from bar. When I checked out I also told the gentleman @ the register.he was so Happy to knock off 1:00.How nice of him I really... More 

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3 Thank Ruby C
Blountville, Tennessee, USA
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2013

Shoney's is great family style dining. The food is what we call "comfort" food. Good clean homestyle menu as well as great full selection salad, soup and hot bar...would highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
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: 2227 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37664-3605
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: +1 423-246-8893

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