We are always looking for a place to relax and unwind after a stressful day with work and the kids. Here are our top four choices in Cocke County, Tennessee. We can always skip out for a few hours in the evening and that makes these places more interesting to us.
Ruby Tuesday’s– Located in the center of Newport at 1005 COSBY HIGHWAY. Their hours are Monday through Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday’s 11am-11pm, Saturday 11am-11pm and on Sunday’s 11am thru 9pm. You are welcome to call ahead and reserve your table 423-613-0679. Try one of the delicious flatbread. They are smooth and tasty.
Waffle House– I know many would say not my idea of eating out at night. Let me tell you their food is pretty good. We absolutely love the covered and smothered hash browns. They also make a nice rib eye. It is small but for the price it is tasty. With several local locations around Cocke County, we like the Newport location the best. It is located at 1016 Cosby Hwy, 423-623-6667. They are open 24/7.
Sagebrush Steakhouse– Tucked away on Heritage Drive, Sagebrush offers a wonderful selections of steaks, chicken and more. I spoke with Adam Peak and his personal favorite was the Chicken Tips with Grilled Onions or mushrooms and peppers. This is a hot item during lunch but is available any time. He invited us to stop in during the weekdays from 11am-10pm and weekends 11am -11pm. They serve up a mean steak and offer speedy and friendly service. Call ahead and order out 423-613-4900.
New China Buffet– As one of the only sit down Chinese places to eat. They are pretty good; they offer a wide selection of entrees or grilled to order food. Taste such specialties as sushi, Sautéed Asparagus and many more. Hours: Sunday thru Thursday 11am – 10pm Friday and Saturday 11am through 11pm call in and have a take-out order ready when you arrive at 1085 Cosby Highway, Newport, TN 37821 Phone (423) 623-6188/Fax (423) 623-6189.
There are a wide array of local foods available at reasonable rates. Take the time to review the menu’s there are a few hidden surprises on each menu. Order a nice glass of wine or your favorite beverage. Try one or like us try all.
Short Interview with Adam Peak at Sagebrush Steak House: Invites anyone to stop in day or night for a great menu selection.