Treat Yo Self, But Also Purchase Items for Others

Shopping while on vacation always seems to be more fun, especially when you find awesome locally-made items. Chattanooga has a diverse assortment of shopping options from boutique shops to shopping hubs to open-air markets. You’re going to find some treasures … might want to bring a bigger suitcase. 

Hamilton Place

Hamilton Place Mall

Conveniently located 15 minutes from downtown o! I-75, Hamilton Place includes Hamilton Place Mall and more than 200 stores and eateries surrounding the retail complex. You’ll find the area’s only DSW Shoes, Chico's, Eddie Bauer, J Jill, LOFT, Talbots and World Market. The two-story mall includes five department stores and specialty shops such as bareMinerals, Altar'd State, PINK, Ann Taylor, H&M, and Sephora. The area features more than 30 restaurants and eateries including, Abuelo’s, Rodizio Grill, Dave & Busters, Big River Grille, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Ruth’s Chris, P.F. Chang’s, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Rodizio Grill, Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q and The Cheesecake Factory.

Explore the Hamilton Place neighborhood here

Warehouse Row

inside warehouse row musicians play violins while people shop or read in oversized chairs

Located in the heart of downtown (and on the free electric shuttle route), Warehouse Row is one of the Southeast's premier centers for fashion, design, and retail therapy. Hailed by Southern Living as the "Best New Shopping Street" and "Where to Shop Now," the urban retail complex is filled with boutiques, artisanal goods, distinctive home furnishings, and restaurants for shoppers with a taste for something different. Pick out something new at lululemon, 

Anthropologie, Embellish, and more. Grab a cocktail at The Social or a delicious bite at Public House, Two Ten Jack or Tupelo Honey Cafe.

North Shore District

woman shops at northshore store

From downtown, cross the Tennessee River to the North Shore area where shoppers delight in the trendy shops and eateries located in old warehouses and houses along Frazier Avenue and 2 North Shore. The collection of locally-owned specialty stores and galleries include River City Apparel, Blue Skies, Locals Only Gifts & Goods, Nooga Paws, Sophie’s, Four Bridges Outfitters, and In-Town Gallery.

After you are done shopping, grab some grub at Taco Mamacita, Milk & Honey, Basecamp, Good Dog, or the vegan Cashew Chattanooga. You can also get your hair cut or maybe even a tattoo! 

Explore the North Shore neighborhood here.

Southside District

flight of Chattanooga Whiskey drinks in front of sign that reads Whiskey to the People

Anchored by the historic Chattanooga Choo Choo, the rejuvenated Southside offers locally crafted goods and gifts, galleries, quaint shops, antiquing, restaurants, and more. Specialty shops include Southside Antiques, Locals Only Gifts, Sweetly Southern, and Chrysalis. For some art, stop in Ember, Hart Gallery, or the Galleries On Williams Street. Grab a new outfit at Refinery423 Mercantile or the Scout Boutique.

Take a break and enjoy a meal at Flying Squirrel, Main Street Meats, The FEED Co., Hi-Fi Clyde's, Alleia and many more. Take home a locally-made treat from Chattanooga Whiskey or Hot Chocolatier. 

Explore the Southside neighborhood here.