The Chattanooga area is continuously growing and boasts many new experiences and places to stay, eat, drink, and explore. There’s never been a better time to visit the city New York Times names one of the “52 Places to Visit in the World” and TripAdvisor says is one of the “7 Rising U.S. Cities That Should be on your 2019 Travel Bucket List.”


  • Paloma Bar de Tapas | Downtown District in the West Village
  • Bridgeman's Chophouse (inside Read House hotel) | Downtown District
  • Whitebird (inside the Edwin) | Riverfront District
  • Bantam + Biddy (inside Market City Center) | Downtown District
  • State of Confusion | Southside District
  • Kenny's Southside Sandwiches | Southside District
  • Scottie's on the River | Riverfront District
  • Market South | Southside District
  • Pax Breu Ruim | Southside District 
  • Taqueria Jalisco - ANIA | Southside District 
  • Nic & Norman's is a concept from a director and actor of the television show The Walking Dead. Director Greg Nicotero and actor Norman Reedus are opening their second restaurant, focused on great food and community, within the Chattanooga Choo Choo in a space that they will renovate and restore. Their first restaurant is in Senoia, Georgia, a town where much of The Walking Dead is filmed | Southside District in the Chattanooga Choo Choo
  • Davis Wayne's | Cambridge Square in Ooltewah, TN 
  • Mezcla Cocina Y Cantina | Northshore District 
  • Goodfellas Pizzeria (at King Street Station) | Downtown District
  • PROOF, A Bar + Incubator is a cocktail bar and restaurant as well as an industry resource and education space with a shared commercial kitchen, an accelerator program for consumer goods brands and consulting services for businesses seeking to raise capital. | MLK District

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Coffee Shops