In the vicinity of 6th Street there are some fine restaurants. Troutdale Bistro at 724 State Street is owned by a company that has several restaurants in the Bristol area. TD Bistro is a block W of your rental office on 6th Street. Troutdale Dining Room at 412 6th Street is a fine dining restaurant that's about 4/5 blocks S of your rental office on 6th Street. TD Bistro is more casual and I think you would enjoy dining there. Java J's is a good breakfast or lunch place. Manna Bagel has a good breakfast. State Line Bar and Grill is a lot of fun and JJ Downtown Pub and Grub serves great food. Brooklyn Grill is a casual fine dining restaurant serving outstanding seafood and steaks.
The Burger Bar and Hi Lo Burger have good food also. Simply Delicious is a nice deli type place on your way to Speedway on Highway 11E/19. Philadelphia Grill, Fatz Cafe and Ed's Pizza are on that route also.
Ridgewood BBQ in Bluff City, TN has the best BBQ in TN. It is about 4/5 miles S of the Speedway. Take Highway 34 S from Bristol about 12 miles then take a left on Highway 37. Go about 2 miles and take a right on Elizabethon Highway the go half a mile to Ridgewood BBQ.
Ridgewood BBQ @ 900 Elizabethton Hwy., Bluff City, TN 423 - 538 - 7543.
Troutdale Bistro @ 724 State St., Bristol, TN 423 - 989 - 3663. http://troutdalebistro.com/
Troutdale Dining Room @ 412 6th Street, Bristol, TN 423 - 968 - 9099. http://www.thetroutdale.com/
C J & Co. Cafe @ 16 6th Street, Bristol, TN 423 - 573 - 1608. http://www.cj-catering.com/index-3.html
Java J's Downtown @ 501 State Street, Bristol, VA 276 - 466 - 5282.
Manna Bagel Co. @ 634 State Street, Bristol, TN 423 - 652 - 2216. BL.
State Line Bar and Grill @ 648 State Street, Bristol, TN 423 - 652 - 0792.
J J Downtown Pub and Grub @ 11 7th Street, Bristol, TN 423 - 573 - 9448.
Burger Bar @ 8 Piedmont Avenue, Bristol, VA 276 - 466 - 6200. http://burgerbarbristol.com/
Brooklyn Grill and Cafe @ 2125 Euclid Ave., Bristol, VA 276 - 669 - 1900.
Hi Lo Burger @ 17111 Lee Hwy., Bristol, VA 276 - 628 - 3250.
Simply Delicious Market Place @ 2600 Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN 423 - 764 - 3354.
Philadelphia Grill and BBQ @ 725 Bluff City Highway, Bristol, TN 423 - 764 - 6632.
Fatz Cafe @ 1175 Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN 423 - 968 - 4498. http://www.fatzcafe.com/
Ed's Pizza @ 1395 Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN 423 - 652 - 2999