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Downtown Grill & Brewery

) #20 of 917 Restaurants in Knoxville $$ - $$$ American, ,
424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
+1 865-633-8111
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about my first visit to the Downtown Grill & Brewery was good. Food was very tasty, service was fast and excellent, beer was very good. I only had the Porter but thought it was an excellent Porter. This place is exactly what you would...More

Thank TLinATL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always love this place when dinning downtown! It seems like this was one of the first major places to eat on Gay St. or the Market Square Area....Great atmosphere inside or sitting outdoors; front or out back! Amazing appetizers and salads, sandwiches, burgers and...More

Thank PaulyPauly2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came from out of town. This is great find. Beers are all great and food is a step above. It all combines for a very enjoyable evening. Ps: We went on a Wednesday. Beers are only $2.50 till 8pm.

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love going to the Downtown Grill and Brewery! Has a fun atmosphere and great food. The brewery is a great attraction. I LOVE the potato skins!! A generous portion, enough for a meal!!

Thank margaretbb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good basic bar fare in a relaxed atmosphere. Take the kids. They'll find plenty to eat. You will too.

Thank redhead180
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good and the beer is outstanding. The selection of homemade beer is good. Will be very busy on weekends or when a show is playing at the Tennessee Theatre.

Thank JoeBKnoxville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place happened to be just across the street from the available parking spot so we decided to try. Loved it. I got the buffalo turkey burger pictured below and hubby got the club sandwich. Both were great and the fries were wonderful. Service was...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has been one of my favorite places to go for many years now. A great place to grab drinks with friends after work, watch a game, relax after exploring downtown, or getting Sunday brunch. The menu has something for EVERYONE: Burgers, tacos, steak, grilled...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visit this local restaurent frequently on sat. nights after seeing a movie with friends at the theater down the street. The menu is extensive, pizza, steak, pasta, mexican, burgers and chicken dishes. I dont reccoment the fish and chips as the last two time...More

Thank 211heather
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here one Friday night after work with a girlfriend, it was awesome! The food was delicious and the atmosphere was wonderful! Will definitely be back and would recommend. This was my first time at this restaurant and I can't wait to go back!

Thank Savannah J
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Anne B
Does it have vegetarian options?
23 August 2016|
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Response from Sailinggal | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. But don't forget the apples empanadas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1103
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-633-8111
  • E-mail
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