DO YOU TAKE RESERVATIONS?
Yes. You may make reservations online through Resy or via telephone at (865) 312-9050 after 2 pm [Tuesday - Saturday].
WHAT ABOUT FOR LARGER PARTIES?
For parties of 9 or more, please call the restaurant (865) 312-9050 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to make a reservation.
IS PRIVATE DINING AVAILABLE?
Click HERE to inquire about booking a private dining event (lunch or dinner). Options include reserving the entire restaurant or just our back dining room.
DO YOU ACCEPT WALK-IN DINERS?
Resy reservations are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome, space permitting.
ARE YOU OPEN FOR LUNCH?
Our dining room and takeout are closed for lunch. Inquiries for group lunch orders may be sent to us at email@example.com.
IS THE CHEF'S COUNTER OPEN?
Yes, the Chef's Counter is open at 5 pm [Tuesday - Saturday].
IS YOUR BAR OPEN?
Yes, the bar is open at 5 pm [Tuesday - Saturday]. Last call is at 9 pm [Tuesday - Thursday], and 10 pm [Friday & Saturday].
DO YOU SERVE YOUR FULL MENU AT THE BAR?
Yes, we offer the full à la carte dine-in menu. The bar accepts walk-ins only, as no reservations are accepted, and the limited seating is first-come, first-served.
DO YOU OFFER TAKEOUT?
Yes, takeout is available 5 pm - 8 pm [Tuesday - Saturday]. You may order online in Toast.
DO YOU OFFER DELIVERY?
Not at this time.
WHERE SHOULD I PARK?
Parking is conveniently located at the following parking garages: Market Square, Locust Street, and Walnut Street.
HOW OFTEN DOES THE MENU CHANGE?
Our menus change frequently in order to focus on utilizing the freshest ingredients from local farmers and purveyors.
DO YOU ALLOW OUTSIDE WINE?
Our corkage fee is $22 per bottle (2 bottle limit). Note we have a sommelier team to assist with our extensive in-house wine collection.
DO YOU PERMIT OUTSIDE CAKES/DESSERTS?
As an added safety measure, no outside cakes or food may be brought in at this time. You may preorder specialty cakes created by our in-house baker. A 3-day advance notice is required via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT IS YOUR DRESS CODE?
We recommend dressy casual, business casual, or just casual.
DO YOU ACCOMMODATE CHILDREN?
Due to dining space constraints, we are not able to offer high chairs or booster seats for children.
DO YOU HAVE A CHILDREN'S MENU?
We do not offer a separate children's menu.
WHAT IS YOUR MASK POLICY?
Per Knox County guidelines, at this time masks are optional for our guests.
WHAT IS YOUR COVID-19 POLICY?
We are adhering to all national (CDC, National Restaurant Association, FDA), Tennessee state, and Knox County guidelines regarding COVID-19 preparedness. Additionally, we are proud to follow the James Beard Foundation guidances for safely operating.
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL COVID-19 MEASURES?
We were the first restaurant (of now only two) in downtown Knoxville to install patented technology, self-cleaning air purifiers in our HVAC units. They are duct-mounted commercial air cleaners that kill pathogens like mold, bacteria, and the Covid-19 virus without ozone, mercury, or other harmful byproducts.
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