The meeting dinner will be on Wednesday November 9th, 7 pm at the Kopita restaurant

Downtown Knoxville contains many excellent dining options within a short walk from the hotel. Below are various recommendations, you can also look at Explore Downtown and Downtown Dining

Counter-serve / quick eats:

Frothy Monkey419 S Gay StLocal coffeehouse chain with breakfast, lunch and dinner
Yassin's Falafel House706 Walnut StSyrian falafel and gyro shop
Good Golly Tamale112 S Central StExcellent tamales with vegan options (closes at 6 pm)
Curious Dog200 W Jackson AveHot dogs, sandwiches and protein bowls
Sweet P's Downtown Dive410 W. Jackson AveBarbeque and southern comfort food
Marble City Market333 W Depot AveFood hall with many different cuisine options]]
Potchke318 N Gay StMostly-vegetarian Jewish deli (lunch only)


KopitaIn Embassy Suites HotelMediterranean food (this is the banquet dinner restaurant)
Emilia16 Market SquareItalian food, more upscale (dinner only)
Tupelo Honey706 Walnut StSyrian falafel and gyro shop
Oliver Royale5 Market SquareNew american with seasonal ingredients
The Tomato Head12 Market SquarePizzas and baked goods with vegetarians options and bar
Stock and Barrel35 Market SquareBurgers and extensive bourbon selection
J.C. Holdway501 Union Ave SWAmerican farm-to-table (dinner only)
Babalu412 S. Gay StreetTapas/small plates and cocktails
Chivo Taqueria314 S. Gay StGourmet tacos and extensive tequila menu
Bistro at the Bijou807 S. Gay St.Cozy bistro with live jazz on Mondays
Kaizen127 S. CentralAsian-fusion with beer (dinner only)
Oseteria Stella108 W. Jackson AveAuthentic Italian with seasonal ingredients (dinner only)
Kefi102 E. Jackson AveGreek small plates (dinner only)
Tako Taco235 W Depot AveTacos and latin-inspired entrees (dinner only)
A Dopo516 Williams StreetArtisan sourdough pizzeria (dinner only)