Open Air Dining

Ahhhhhhhhhh, Time for Open Air Dining Again 

Spring is here and we can get back to enjoying the perfect combination of open-air dining with the incredible tastes of Chattanooga. Check out these wonderful restaurants that offer great spaces to bask in the sun while sipping on a cold iced tea or frothy beer. 

Niedlov's Breadworks

Niedlov’s Breadworks is a locally owned and operated retail bakery café and wholesale bakery located in the resurgent Main Street neighborhood of Downtown Chattanooga.

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THIS IS W XYZ. In a place as vibrant as Chattanooga, we’re not afraid to flip the script. Edgy, eclectic, and full of flavor, is how we run things at our design-forward rooftop...

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Scottie's On The River

Opened June 1st, 2018, by Scottie Bowman, long time owner of The Big Chill and Grill, Scottie’s On The River, has fast became Chattanooga’s favorite spot for great seafood in a...

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Tony's Pasta Shop & Trattoria

Get a taste of Old World Italy in a casual family atmosphere at Tony's Pasta Shop & Trattoria. Tony's serves classic Italian cuisine using hand-made pastas, fresh sauces and herbs...

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Champy's Fried Chicken

FAMOUS CHICKEN AND PHENOMENAL BEER Family, friends & fried chicken. The unbelievable taste of Champy's is the result of 40 years of family secrets and Mississippi Delta magic. We...

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Public House

For the past ten years, Public House has offered customers a comfortable gathering place to enjoy dishes made from trusted ingredients and cocktails that are as vibrant as...

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Boathouse Rotisserie & Raw Bar

Come for the View! Come back for the food! The vista is provided by the Signal and Lookout Mountains, reflecting off the Tennessee River. The Boathouse features a perfect...

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Every bite and every sip at STIR is crafted daily from scratch, using ingredients predominately from farms and vendors within 100 miles of Chattanooga. Influenced by the rich, more...

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Universal Joint

Universal Joint will serve a variety of lunch and dinner dishes, including sandwiches, burgers, salads, tacos and bar snacks.

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