As of Wednesday, May 27, at noon, our Resy system is now open for dinner reservations for the week of June 2 and June 9. We will continue to offer curbside pickup as well. Click HERE for important details.



Please use our online system below to make a reservation. If you have difficulties reserving a specific date or time, please note that the certain date or time you are requesting may be filled for the evening. Simply choose the next available date and time to reserve your table with us. 




We are happy to work with you or your company to create a special lunch or dinner event, within the Knox County Health Department guidelines mandating party size and spacing. Please call the restaurant at (865) 312-9050 or email us at



J.C. Holdway accepts dinner reservations through our website, the RESY app, and over the phone. For reservations of 5 or more, please call the restaurant at (865) 312-9050 for availability. 


For reservations for large parties of more than 6 people, please email A manager will respond to you within 24 hours.

Please feel free to call the restaurant after 2 pm on Tuesday-Saturday, and we will be happy to assist you with all of your reservation needs. The restaurant is closed Sunday & Monday. If we are unavailable to take your call, please leave a voicemail and we will gladly call you back as soon as possible.

Based on your party size, we are currently reserving a full 1.5 hours for parties of 2-4 people, and for parties of 5 or more we reserve a full 2 hours. This allows all our guests to enjoy a full culinary experience at our restaurant, and to allow us to properly clean and sanitize in between seatings. Please keep this in mind when booking your reservation, so other guests that have reservations after you likewise get to enjoy a full dining experience with us as well.

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