at a Glance COST:  $$$ SERVICE:   **** FOOD:  **** ATMOSPHERE:  **** STYLE:  Casual BASE:  Local Restaurant HOURS:  Mon - Thur 11:00am - 8:00pm;  Fri - Sat  11:00am - 10:00pm;  Closed on Sundays RATING:  ****                          **** HEALTH INSPECTION RATING:  96  (12/03/2012) Official Website:   2803 Essary Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-688-0429   COMMENTS ABOUT THIS RESTAURANT CAN BE POSTED HERE. Menu and Prices are Subject to Change Beer, Wine & Spirits Available - Happy Hour (7 days) 5pm til 7pm RETURN TO KNOXVILLE DINING This page last updated 12//24/2012
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Blue Plate Lunches  Hot and hearty, served with two side items as long as they last. Monday Grilled Chicken or Hamburger Steak 8.79 Tuesday Fried Chicken 8.79 Wednesday Turkey & Dressing 8.79 Thursday Meat Loaf 8.79 Friday Fried Schrod or Salmon Patties 12.99/8.79 Daily Three Vegetable Plate 7.99 Sides Additional items available daily.  $2.75 each Salad Baked Potato Pinto Beans Soup Sweet Potato White Beans Slaw Cottage Cheese Fresh Greens Steak Fries Green Beans Sandwiches The bread and buns we use are made fresh daily in our Fountain City bakery.  We use only top quality ingredients to build our sandwiches. Chicken Salad Homemade chicken salad made with all breat meat and served on honey whole wheat, served with one side item.  8.99 Grilled Chicken Breast A large chicken breast grilled and topped with Monterey Jack cheese, served with one side item. 10.95 Road Runner Large chicken breast grilled and topped with cheese, grilled onions and jalapenos.  Served with one side item. 10.95 Chili Dog A quarter pound all beef frank grilled then topped with slaw, cheddar cheese, homemade chili and fresh onions. 7.99 Half Chicken Salad Sandwich Our all breast meat chicken salad served with one side item. 7.99 Burgers  Choice Western beef, ground fresh daily and served on a homemade bun with lettuce, tomato, and sweet onion.  Burger Platter Our famous burger served with french fried (vegetable may be substituted).  Add cheese or bacon $1.29 each. 8.99 Chili Burger Homemade chili, jalapeno, cheddar cheese, onion, with our famous fries (or vegetable may be substituted). 10.95 Thunder Road Our famous burger with pimento cheese, sauteed onions, jalapeno and served with fries.  (Vegetable may be substituted). 10.95 Litton Burger Our famous burger.  Add cheese or bacon for $1.29 each. 6.99 Fish Burger Platter A fresh fish filet hand breaded and deep fried.  Served on a homemade bun with one side item and slaw. 15.99 Just for Kids Kai’s Kid Burger Served with choice of one side. 3.99 Kid Hot Dog Served with choice of one side. 3.99 Kid Chicken Served with choice of one side. 4.99 Kid Chicken Tenders Served with choice of one side. Premium Layer Cakes Red Velvet Cake Available daily.  By the slice or 9” cake. Italian Cream Cake Available daily.  By the slice or 9” cake. Chocolate Cake Chocolate cream frosting topped with roasted almonds. Strawberry Cake Finished with cream cheese frosting. German Chocolate Cake Traditional pecan & coconut icing.   Soups Soup of the Day Served by the bowl. Homemade Chili Our own recipe homemade chili served by the bowl. Salads Dressings:  Homemade Blue Cheese, Thousand Island, Honey Mustard, Ranch and Italian. Grilled or Fried Chicken Salad Grilled to order, large chicken breast served hot on a bed of mixed greens. 10.75 Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad Grilled chicken, Romaine lettuce with fresh parmesan cheese and our special dressing. 10.75 Chef Salad 10.95 Chicken Salad on Mixed Greens Mixed greens topped with homemade chicken salad, cheddar cheese, tomato and dressing. 9.75 House Salad A generous portion with your choice of dressing. 4.99 Caesar Salad Fresh Romaine lettuce with parmesan cheese and our special dressing. 4.99 Market Favorites Served with homemade bread and your choice of any two side items. The Jim Fielden Hamburger steak smothered with grilled onions. 10.75 Select Rib Eye We carefully select choice western beef loins weeks ahead in order to properly age our steaks.  16oz grilled to order. 25.00 Large Filet Mignon 10oz. USDA Choice and Aged. 28.00 Center Cut Pork Chops Two pork chops seasoned and grilled to perfection. 12.50 Fresh Fish Schrod broiled, fried or baked Boston style. 18.75 Charbroiled Chicken Breast Just great chicken with no fowl play! 12.50 Scallops Tender jumbo sea scallops stright from Boston.  Available broiled or fried.  21.95 Fried Cold Water Oysters Available in season only.  MKT Bakery Items Additional bakery items available daily. Key West Lime Pie Made with Key West lime juice.  Served by the slice or whole pie. 4.99 / 25.00 Baby Jane Strawberry w/white chocolate rum mousse.  Served by the slice or whole pie. 5.95 / 95.00 Coconut Cream Pie Amazing!  Served by the slice or whole pie.  Available on Monday and Thursday. 4.50 / 25.00 Chocolate Chess Available on Tuesday by the slice or whole pie. 4.50 / 25.00 Pecan Pie Available on Wednesday by the slice or whole pie. 4.50 / 25.00 Amaretto Cheesecake Available daily.  Served by the slice or whole cake. 5.99 / 70.00 Day & Night Cheesecake Available daily.  White chocolate with a dark chocolate swirl. 5.99 / 70.00 Butter Sugar Cookies 3.49 Chocolate Chip Cookies 3.49 Lemon Tea Cakes/Cookies 3.49 Cream Cheese Brownie Chocolate cream cheese and almonds. 3.99 Turtle Brownie Chocolate caramel and pecans. 3.99 Map & Directions to Litton’s Litton’s Market & Restaurant Setting prominently in the heart of Fountain City is a crowded restaurant that is well known to the locals for high quality ingredients and what could be termed as the best burgers in Knoxville.  Well at least thats what the locals say.  Every East Tennessee Best of Poll lists Littons as the best burger in Knoxville.  Litton's interior is similiar to a country style market with products they serve proudly displayed.  Several meat cases display the meats served in the restaurant and to the front and right of the counter is some of the best desserts Knoxville has to offer.  Thursday's are traditionally the day that Litton's famous coconut cream pie is made.  Unlike traditional coconut cream pie, your first bite will open your taste buds to a wonderful tropical dessert.  Litton's has graced the pages of Southern Living Magazine as being the best in so many categories of food, particularly the Burgers.  If you visit at peak serving hours, expect to wait.  Litton's is clearly a Knoxville tradition and the local regulars will definately out number the new comers.  If you are visiting Knoxville, be sure to give Litton’s a try.  This is where “the locals dine.”  Litton’s has been serving the same menu with little changes since I first visited back in 1991.  The traditions outweigh anything new that has come along and most all items are prepared fresh at the restaurant rather purchased through a food service.  Steaks are cut and prepared in-house on a daily basis, all vegetables and side items are prepared in-house on a daily basis.  Buns, rolls, and all breads served in the restaurant are made fresh in-house daily. 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