433 S. Rutgers Ave.
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone: (865) 481-8200
Fax: (865) 483-6142
Bars & Cafes
The Atomic City Sports Bar is a friendly neighborhood grill and pub where everyone is welcome. Enjoy great food, big screen TV's, pool tables, CD jukebox, bristle board darts and live bands on weekends. The kitchen is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Stop by sometime for a frosty mug of beer and a game of pool.
Known for their Buffalo and Ostrich Burger, this casual sports bar and restaurant also serves delicious buffalo wings and features billiard tables and a big screen TV broadcasting all of your favorite sporting events. They are open Monday through Sunday for lunch and dinner.
A leisurely cafe that offers an extensive menu of great American cuisine including soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, sammies, chicken, seafood, and steaks. A children's menu is available, as well as delicious desserts.
Known for their Grand Champion jumbo chicken wings, this neighborhood sports bar offers a variety of beer selections and has selected video games, pool tables, and darts on site. A variety of sandwiches, appetizers, and steaks are also served.
Over 1,000 photographs of Elvis decorate the walls of this lively, funky cafe where you can try the tender beef enchiladas served with frijoles and rice or dig into the scrumptious king crab, grilled salmon, and a variety of shrimp.
The Plaid Apron is the brainchild of Drew and Bonnie McDonald and you can see their labor of love across this warm and friendly cafe-restaurant. The modern artworks of farm animals and mason jar pendants adorning their walls is pleasing to the eye. But it is their farm-to-table menu that has got patrons coming back all the time. No wonder then it is a popular breakfast and brunch spot. Savor their dishes like Sausage Omelet, Eggs Benedict, Smoked Beef, Chicken Thighs, Rib Tips and Cheesy Grits. Though their fare is seasonal due to the availability of the ingredients in the market, you can be assured of delish food anytime you head there.
This place is a quintessential pub and bar which believes in conversations along with a good and well stirred cocktail. The Public House in Knoxville serves some refreshing cocktails like their house special Spritzy Shrub, they also have a small but classy collection of wine and a long list of bottled beers for you to choose from. In addition to their drinks they also offer some delicious pub food which includes a long list of hot dogs with various toppings. So come on down here to enjoy a good talk over a few drinks and eats.
Housed in a century old Victorian structure, Sassy Ann's is a great place to unwind with your friends. The vibrant antique decor and the woody interiors surely create the right atmosphere at this quaint bar. Sassy Ann's also serves a delectable menu of burgers, fresh cut fries, hot dogs and many other bar eatables to complement your favorite poison at the bar. The balcony on its third floor is an enclosed space and overlooks the small dance floor located below.
There's no need to travel all the way to Ireland to experience the famous pub sessions of an Irish pub. A visit to this little Irish gem on South Central Street, is enough to transport you to a traditional Irish pub in Glasgow. Red brick walls, a long wooden bar at the side dominate its decor. The Irish theme is well-supported by beers on tap, tantalizing native dishes and vibrant Irish music; all of which make you come back for more.
Old City Java is where you can sip your favorite coffee and munch on some divine snacks and bites. This coffee bistro in Knoxville uses the right frothing technqiue and espresso pulls. Ambiance at Old City Java is casual and relaxed. This coffee shop bakes stuff at its in-house bakery and they too are simply delicious and savory. At Old City Java, their mellow croissants are a must try, particularly the cream and almond one. Old City Java offers a great blend of college chic and old city charm.
Cafe 4 is a place that offers that comfy, artsy atmosphere to all who want to just sit at a cafe, drink a cup of brilliant coffee and indulge in a conversation, or read that long pending book, or just surf the internet, courtesy the complimentary WiFi. This restaurant/cafe offers a host of 'comfort' foods that give that much required boost at the end of a hard day's work. The food offered by the Cafe 4 ranges from simple breakfast options to a heavy meal for lunch or dinner. Customers can enjoy some good old cereals or butterscotch and pumpkin pancakes, or the Cafe 4 special for breakfast; for lunch and dinner customers can enjoy salads, sandwiches, gourmet french cuisine or steak, among other things; and as the final act, customers can indulge in some well thought out deserts, like Strawberry Shortcake, Key Lime Tart or Fresh Berry Cobbler. As an accompaniment to a meal, customers can relish excellent wine or cherish the taste, or after-taste, of great beer. The restaurant/cafe also offers weekly specials that include discounted rates on drinks and food, and monthly specials, which include performances by budding Knoxville artists, a Celebrity Chef night and even Piano Bar and Wine Tasting.
Using local produce as far as possible, Sapphire serves you some delicious Southern fare. Whether you want to drop by for a full meal or just a quick drink, this restaurant and lounge will have something to satisfy you. You get to gorge on delicacies like boneless pork rib-eye, grilled barramundi, Cajun chicken sandwiches, beef tenderloin medallions and more. The lounge is a great place to kick back with a drink and catch the live sporting action.