Monroe County's

Premier Restaurant

Open 7 Days a week

Tellicafe is open 7 days a week serving Lunch and Dinner.

Easy Parking

Special parking for motorcycles. Easy in and out.

Central Location

At the entrance of the Cherohala Skyway, we are in an excellent location.

High quality

We take pride in our food, providing a truly memorable dining experience.

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Our Specialties

Prime Rib

Prime Rib

Generous portion of slow roasted prime rib. Served with your choice of two sides. *Served every weekend ‐ Fri, Sat, & Sun.
Xango Dessert


Cheesecake rolled in a puff pastry, deep-fried, dusted with cinnamon sugar, served with vanilla ice cream.
All you can eat fish

All You Can Eat Fish

Southern fried Catfish lightly breaded, fried golden brown, served with fries and cole slaw.
Stuffed Trout

Stuffed Trout

A whole trout stuffed w/ shrimp & crab meat stuffing then baked. Served with your choice of two sides.
  • Had lunch here again today. As always the atmosphere, food and service was outstanding. We drive up from Cleveland,TN a couple times a month. Have never been disappointed. If you are in or near Tellico Plains you must stop in and enjoy the delicious food.
    Ginger Hensley Weaver
    July 1st
  • Stopped here for lunch after 100 miles on the motorcycle. Had the pork stuffed baked potato and cheese potato soup. Both were great. Super friendly staff and the price is right. Highly recommend if you are in the area. They have motorcycle parking right up front.
    Ryan Notshared
    September 3rd
  • LOVE this restaurant! Best buffalo chicken sandwich you can eat! Homemade buffalo sauce made by the Chef himself! Rich (the owner) is ALWAYS around for comments, praise or even a complaint - which I’ve never had! ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️Five stars from me!
    Jennifer Jones
    September 25th

All You Can Eat Menu

Our All You Can Eat menu is available for lunch and dinner. All of the entrées come with a Free Dessert.
† No take out boxes


128 Bank Street
Tellico Plains, TN 37385

Phone: +1 (423) 253‐2880
Fax: +1 (423) 253‐2169
Email: info@tellicafe.com

Sun → Thurs: 8am ‐ 8:30pm
Fri & Sat: 8am ‐ 9:30pm
Christmas Eve open till 2:00pm
Closed Christmas Day

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