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Sitar Indian Cuisine

6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
+1 865-588-1828
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (7 reviews)
“naans” (9 reviews)
“malai kofta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and good service! The younger waitress doesn't know English very well, but we could communicate pretty well. We came with our family and another family we are friends with so it was a larger group and they got all the orders correct. If...More

Thank KYKnobs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Long time fan of the Sitar lunch buffet. Great selection of delicious, colorful vegetables, very good selection of chicken done 3 or 4 different ways, enjoyable selection of sauces. Some simple salads and desserts, but you rarely have room for them. This buffet will please...More

Thank Gould S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food for very great price .if i will be in that era again i will definitely go there .and it's not only me my whole family like the test of all food

Thank bhagyesh p
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This was a huge disappointment. It began with a Lasse that tasted as if it had gone bad. My curry that I ordered hot was mild. I also could not taste the usual variety of spices used in an Indian curry. It was as if...More

Thank jazzyjava
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

As stated in the title, we were new to Indian cuisine and our waiter was extremely patient with us. I ordered the chicken tikka biryani and it was divine. The serving size is enough to feed me for the next three days. The chicken was...More

Thank rrjenkins
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We ate during their lunch buffet. It was delicious and I am still craving their food. I wasn't allowed to bring home what I couldn't finish though so I will not dine in next time. Very friendly staff.

Thank vivat2017
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with my bf and family for my birthday. My bf and I have eaten Indian food before so we knew what we wanted but my family were new to the whole experience. The best part was the staff was very helpful and super...More

Thank Emily I
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Sitar has been a long-time favorite since I moved to Knoxville in 2009. I have an earlier from review from 2015 that raves about it, and how it has always been one of my most favorite restaurants in Knoxville. However, after my last three visits,...More

Thank lithicschik
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Whenever we travel, I enjoy finding Indian restaurants, as we do not have one in our town. This location was a good stop. The lunch buffet was $7.95, which is less than most. I enjoyed the chicken curry and the tandoori chicken, though my son...More

Thank rwilliams2911
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Sitar after about 20 year uphold its quality food. decor now is aging and needs updating. Carpet looks has not been replace as it it is worn and buckling up. However food is still best compared to other Indian places in knoxville

Thank disgusted173
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Connie S
26 May 2017|
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Response from disgusted173 | Reviewed this property |
You cane request smaller portion or ask waiter to get something for children. Best thing to do is go at lunch time when they have buffet so that children can try different things.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-588-1828
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