A huge part of any travel experience is getting to know local traditions, history and culture. Lucky for you, one can get in touch with all three aspects of these just by eating. We’ve compiled a list of some well-known local restaurants that are sure to make you feel like a native Knox County resident during your time with us!
Fudge, chocolate, donuts and more, there are multiple “must try’s” while you’re visiting.
Melon Patch – Specialty
Charlie’s Caramel Corn & Candy Shop – Desserts/Specialty
Jenna’s Bakehouse – Desserts
Fossmeyer’s – Breakfast
Swirls – Desserts
Graze 1885 – Breakfast
Pea-Fections – Desserts/Specialty
If you’re looking for a lunch or dinner spot, any of these Knox County favorites will have you feeling like a local in no time.
The Melon Patch – All American
Dogwood Barbeque – All American
Dragon 2000 – Asian
Bill Bobe’s Pizzeria – Italian
Byron Bobe’s Pizza House – Italian
Nicole’s – All American
Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom – All American
Procopio’s Pizza & Pasta – Italian
El Corral – Mexican
La Fiesta (2 locations) – Mexican
Graze 1885 – Specialty
Pea-Fections – Specialty
Cafe Moonlight – Steaks & Seafood
Gilbert’s Restaurant & Pub – Steak & Seafood
Montana Mikes – Steak & Seafood
Don’t forget to fuel up when you’re hitting the road, or wind down if you’re spending the weekend with some delicious drinks from these local eateries.