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Dean's Restaurant and Bakery

Jackson Square, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
+1 865-481-2071
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Jackson Square, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I can't believe I have not been here until today! The chicken and broccoli casserole was amazing, as well as the fire grilled corn on the cob. There were four of us, and we all absolutely loved it. The owner was so nice too! And...More

Thank Kristy M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here with my family a teenager and and young man as well as my husband. The service was good and fast,the food was really good and we just couldn't resist the deserts. My husband was very interested in their fried pies, but we didn't...More

Thank Pia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

They serve southern style food, all at a very good price. Entrees come with your choice of one, two or three sides and they have a few sides that change daily. I had the pot roast which was very good and others had chicken, barbeque...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mother-in-law just moved in Oak Ridge and try Deans. The food was good but a little pricey for what you get. The service was very slow and we didn't get your bread that she told us that she was bring out. So we will...More

Thank lkp81469
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything I have had at Dean's restaurant has been outstanding. The service is excellent too. Anytime we are in Oak Ridge area we try and stop by the restaurant for lunch or dinner, highly recommended

1  Thank Jd S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat out often, always looking for special places in Tennessee. Dean's is at the top of our list. We've never had anything that wasn't delicious, and their portions are very generous. The wood-grilled corn on the cob is life-changing, and their brisket melts in...More

1  Thank bq216403
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and excellent service!!!!! This was my first time eating at Dean's but it definitely won't be my last! Reasonably priced and great hospitality! Looking forward to trying everything on the menu. I had Salmon patties with mashed potatoes and green beans. Food was...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered a salmon meal, and roasted turkey breast with stuffing & gravy. The salmon was just a little overlooked, but that's tricky to get right. The turkey was very good. The service was fast and friendly. My only complaint was I felt the server...More

Thank Sallyninepatch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been multiple times and every time the food and desserts are wonderful. If you are ever in town stop by. You won’t regret it.

Thank OgPaintrain
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dean's Restaurant is one of the better places to eat in Oak Ridge. Southern cooking with wood grilled meats and vegetables. Affordable prices with generous portions. Can get very busy for lunch and dinner. Check out the daily specials and assortment of baked goods.

Thank M5Mediapixs
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8 March 2015|
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Response from Dean R | Property representative |
We are open M-F from 11am with seating until 8 pm. Saturday from 4-8pm. Closed Sunday. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jackson Square, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-481-2071
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We are located in historic Jackson Square. This property once housed Jackson Square pharmacy. After 55 years in the same family this property became available because the previous owners wished to retire. We were lucky to get it. We renovated and tried to keep as much of the original charm as possible. We hope you like it.
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