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Litton's Market & Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2803 Essary Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918-2402
+1 865-688-0429
10:30 - 20:30
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Mon - Thu 10:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:30
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Jellico, TN
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I hadn't eaten at Litton's in quite some time, but it didn't matter. Nothing had changed except the location of one of the dessert display cases. Litton's always has a delicious daily special, but it is sooooo hard to get past the fabulous burgers and hand cut fries, that I rarely get to try one. And then... More 

Thank gemcityer
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The best burger in knoxville tn cooked perfectly with order of fries and jut right to split wijth wife. Add a cold beer and we were very happy.

Thank bcheesebug
Knoxville, Tennessee
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well known for it's great burgers and yummy deserts! Good service and a nice variety of items on the menu.

Thank NatureChaser
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their burgers, oh yeah, their burgers. Although, just about anything off the menu is bound to please all eaters from the average to the finicky. Price is a little high, but it's a local business and they have a great standing in the community. So next time you're in Knoxville and craving a good burger, skip a drive thru and... More 

Thank ILoveGoT
Dandridge, Tennessee
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, if you want to eat lunch there try to arrive at 11 am, this place is so popular it fills up quick. They have a special daily plate, our day was fried chicken. We were seated after a small wait, the service was great despite the usual crowd there to eat,they were also hosting a party in the back... More 

Thank moonrys
Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great burger was enjoyed on this visit. Having eaten here before I didn't need the menu and just ordered the burger and fries. The service is always prompt. The food was excellent. Fortunately they had key lime pie so I couldn't resist and had a slice.

Thank swiftmi
Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Liked everything I ever tried--hamburgers, hotdogs, chicken breast sandwich, fish, plate lunches, and desserts are out of this world. Red velvet cake coconut pie and cheesecake are some of my families favorites. Free parking. Could be a wait during peak dinner hours.

Thank Shirley S
Bristol, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

A coworker and I were taken here for lunch while in town on business. I had the Tuesday special, boneless fried chicken breast with biscuit and gravy and broccoli casserole (banana pudding is the recommended dessert and comes with the meal). Everything from the service to the quality of the food was great. This is definitely a place I would... More 

Thank CavScout19D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This place has some of the best burgers I've tasted, but you will pay for the taste. This place normally has a slight wait time to be seated, especially for lunch.

Thank Snoopydogdog
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I've been told about Litton's for over a year. Gotta go - great burgers - great bakery. We finally went last week. Cute place and very clean. Hamburger steak was frozen party with brown packet gravy and little taste. (About $13) Big burger was just a burger. (About $11-13) Excellent blue cheese dressing. Good draft beer prices. We ordered the... More 

Thank DianefromDC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2803 Essary Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918-2402
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-688-0429

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Asheville, North Carolina
Knoxville, Tennessee
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?