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Billy's Time Out Deli

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202 S Illinois Ave Ste A, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
+1 865-483-6784
10:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a good deli, this is your place. The burgers are great, and the sandwiches are always a good choice too. The food is always fresh, and the staff is amazing.

Thank Justin T
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the food here is delicious. Love the Cheeseburgers and fries. Love the idea that you grab your drinks from a cooler or use the fountain. They have good beer selection and its cold beer. Pizza are great and so are the steak in a sack. Prices a little higher than other places, but food is always hot and delicious.

Thank morty33
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place is hands down the best deli in Oak Ridge. Burgers are excellent and the other sandwiches are quiet tasty. Billy's Time Out Deli is a staple in this town. No frills or fancy names. This place specializes in delicious, including Steak-in-a-Sack and Shaurama, one of my favorites. And I hear the pizza isn't bad either.

Thank Bev37
King George, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This place as excellent sandwiches. Sometimes the wait is a little long, but it is well worth the wait. The location is ideal for stopping in since it is near hotels, shopping and the museum.

Thank Aersww
Harriman, Tennessee
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Billy's is known for the steak in a sack and the chicken in the sack, they also make great burgers myself the pizzas are the best they only make them after 5pm but it is worth stopping by and the chess bars are to die for

Thank Matt T
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great old school dive burger joint. Great food, great prices. The kind of place my old man used to take me when I was a kid. Highly recomend this place!

Thank wesley m
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

As stated by others, this place has been in Oak Ridge for a long time. It's still busy because it serves great food. I'd like to say that I've tried a lot of their sandwiches, but I had their Double Cheese burger 20 years ago when I first went there and it's so amazing that I never get anything else.... More 

Thank BruceTENN
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This is a great local place for a sub sandwich. It is better than the chain places. It's an older place, been there forever. It's always been good and still is. BON APITITE

Thank Diane J
Knoxville, Tennessee
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364 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

I walked in at 10:30 for lunch, I as the girl if it was to early to get a hoagie, she said "if that doors open you can get a hoagie" I sweet, I'll have one,, and let me tell you, it was fantastic, just look at the pic and you will see what a great hoagie I had, it... More 

Thank Mark C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

If you like five guys burgers, you will enjoy their burger. Fresh, hot, and delicious. The fries are perfect. No frills but a nice local place for a burger. I really need to try some of the other menu items.

Thank Lisa H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 S Illinois Ave Ste A, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-483-6784

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?