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The Brown Bag

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10649 Hardin Valley Rd, Knoxville, TN 37932-1504
+1 865-474-0859
11:00 - 14:00
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the salads at Brown Bag. They are fresh, flavorful and delicious. You really can't go wrong with anything you order at Brown Bag.

Thank Mrsreed0412
Knoxville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I like to go here on a casual date, when he gets off of work early from work. Friendly service and wonderfull food. Open only for a short time, but worth the price. God is good.

Thank virtuouswoman2016
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I have been choosing the Brown Bag for breakfast and lunch almost daily for over a year. Not that the daily menu isn't perfect, but the staff has made great accommodations for my dietary preferences in preparing my meals. Understanding that they are not the only people working to make this place awesome, Eric and Amanda make every visit a... More 

1 Thank Patrice J
Knoxville, Tennessee
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Saw the reviews while looking for a place to eat on my lunch break and am very happy. The potatoes were perfectly spiced with garlic and pepper allowing for a creamy but not soupy texture. The chicken was easy to tell was cooked through but not too dry. The salad came with a lemon poppyseed vinaigrette. The spinach was very... More 

Thank Nicole Y
Knoxville, Tennessee
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49 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

What a pleasant surprise! Had lunch here and it was really good. I would definitely recommend it to anyone. I shall return!

Thank luckyduck2016
Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The ingredients are fresh and the service is fast and good. It is friendly atmosphere, employees pay attention to detail and delivery is quick. Clean and nice place for families.

Thank Tonybug
Knoxville, Tennessee
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is always fresh, the deliveries are always on time and the servers are always pleasant. I would recommend them for all business and personal food deliveries. We had a group of 18 business executives who raved about the quality and freshness of the food

Thank CorqueDorque
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Only open from 11-2, this restaurant has excellent choices not found in your average lunch time door. Great choice for catering as well.

Thank Brian C
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Ever wanted to go to a sandwich shop and get top quality ingredients providing amazing flavor while being health conscious? yeah, me too. But I had pretty much given up on it. Until The Brown Bag that is. I can honestly say that this is the best of all three. Prices are just a few dollars more than a burger... More 

1 Thank VernardM
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This place offers great, fresh lunches at affordable prices. The restaurant is not fancy but clean. The lunch fare is a bit more upscale than your average sandwich shop and the food is very fresh.

Thank Michele J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10649 Hardin Valley Rd, Knoxville, TN 37932-1504
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-474-0859

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