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Pete's Coffee Shop Restaurant

540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
+1 865-523-2860
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (30 reviews)
“biscuits” (22 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was excellent, fresh, scrambled eggs perfect. Good hashbrowns, crispy bacon. We were there at the tai end of the breakfast hour and they were very accommodating and quick. Reasonably priced and fun atmosphere.

Thank Martha C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the food, great/friendly (and FAST) service. Very reasonable prices. Disappointed with the weak coffee (though I’m a strong coffee guy).

Thank BeerVenturer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific experience. The Pete’s Breakfast was excellent. Love the breakfast potatoes and biscuit and gravy. Service was excellent. Great atmosphere. Loved the chocolate milk. Will certainly return.

Thank Samuel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food reasonably priced. Nicely decorated with celebrities pics and son's pics who works there. Family owned.

Thank TT1007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great little coffee shop! Saw it on Fox News actually last year so we had to go check this True Old school Coffee Shop/Diner out. We walked from out hotel a few blocks away and this place was a blast from a past!...More

Thank 777jennya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been traveling for a little over two weeks in South Carolina, Florida, North Carolina and now Tennessee. Today's breakfast at Pete's was the best breakfast we have had the entire trip. My wife chose Pete's Breakfast with scrambled eggs, sausage, breakfast potatoes and...More

Thank hsbvim
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My family ate here for the first time this morning on the way to Market Square. It has a diner vibe. Great food, great customer service, great atmosphere, great value! We will be back.

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and a snack, their biscuits are good, service was quick! Very fair prices and met expectations. A couple more vegetarian options would be nice.

Thank bdstacy13
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We walked by Pete’s Coffee Shop, on our search for dinner, one rainy night in March. We were to dine near-by, but that restaurant was closed, due to a fire, so we had launched out to find another venue. We passed Pete’s, and thought that...More

1  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I would recommend this place if you like to eat breakfast. You probably won't find much better breakfast anywhere else. The service was really good too. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Chase C
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17 October 2017|
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Response from JymResciniti | Reviewed this property |
Yes petescoffeeshop Scroll down to the bottom and click on “breakfast and lunch menu”
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Union Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-2113
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-523-2860
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