Chattanooga Now - Dining

Restaurant review: Wooden's Apple Farm offers cafe, pie shop

Published Oct. 19 2017

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays solely because it's a license to eat rich, stick-to-your-ribs harvest food.

Celebrity chef Jon Ashton brings flavor to Savor

Published Oct. 19 2017

Where can you learn some new cooking techniques, prep-work shortcuts and the latest in culinary trends all while being thoroughly...

City Beat: Do we need a food, music identity?

Published Oct. 19 2017

For the last several decades, Chattanooga has been doing a lot of soul-searching, or at least it has been doing...

Restaurant review: Whole Foods has lunch options that are filling, budget-friendly

Published Oct. 12 2017

Whole Foods stands as my lunch-time hunger solution. I know the hype about how expensive it is. It's true. But...

Restaurant review: Sluggo's will make you rethink vegetarian dishes

Published Oct. 5 2017

When asked my favorite place to eat in Chattanooga, Sluggo's is at the top of the list — not only...

Restaurant review: Count on Il Primo for consistency

Published Sep. 28 2017

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is one in a series of reviews featuring our staff's favorite places to dine. They are either...

Restaurant review: Ruby Tuesday has a chop so delicious it inspires poetry

Published Sep. 21 2017

I don't actually have a favorite restaurant. I do, however, have favorite entrees.

Sound to Table is a multi-sensory fine dining experience at St. John's

Published Sep. 21 2017

A multi-sensory experience in fine dining is planned for Sunday, Sept. 24, at St. John's Restaurant when composer Tim Hinck...

Restaurant review: Taco Mamacita is this working mama's refuge

Published Sep. 14 2017

As a working mom with three kids ages 7 and under, going out to eat much anymore is hard, if...

Restaurant review: Screen Door Cafe brings Southern dishes to Dayton

Published Sep. 7 2017

After opening its doors in Soddy-Daisy in 2015, Screen Door Café reinvented itself in January by moving to a historic...

Enjoy Labor Day barbecue without firing up the grill

Published Aug. 31 2017

If you don't plan to fire up the grill this Labor Day, but still crave barbecue, why not buy it...

Ground beef juice dripping on floor causes restaurant to fail twice

Published Aug. 24 2017

One Georgia restaurant failed not once - but twice - as the health inspector found a refrigerator floor covered in...

Restaurant review: Bela Lisboa brings taste of Portugal to North Shore

Published Aug. 24 2017

Portugal — the very name of this country calls to mind thoughts of explorer Christopher Columbus and his voyages that...

Restaurant review: Cold Point brings Thai-style rolled ice cream to town

Published Aug. 17 2017

Rolled ice cream is a new frozen dessert that is an import of Thailand. It arrived in larger U.S. cities...

Health inspector finds rodent droppings, roach activity during recent area restaurant evaluations

Published Aug. 10 2017

No failures were reported in this week's health inspection results, but several area restaurants received low scores and were cited...

Restaurant review: El Jinete features good Mexican food that won't break your budget

Published Aug. 10 2017

Drivers along Little Debbie Parkway in Ooltewah know that once you've passed Walmart, there is little else along that road...

Restaurant review: Chattz at the Block brings breakfast, pastries to city's tourism center

Published Aug. 3 2017

Chattz at the Block Coffee & Wine Bar brings breakfast and after-meal pastries to the center of tourism in Chattanooga.

Buy a Blizzard today, help a sick child

Published Jul. 27 2017

Five area Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill restaurants are celebrating DQ Miracle Treat Day.

Restaurant review: Cafe on the Park is new on the Coolidge Park circle

Published Jul. 27 2017

I expected to find one of two extremes at Café on the Park since it's just 2 months old —...

Restaurant review: Boccaccia is hidden gem on South Broad Street

Published Jul. 20 2017

In the past few years, the Southside has become the trendy place in town for new restaurants, new housing and...

Restaurant review: A pizza destination in Rock Spring, Ga.

Published Jul. 13 2017

Bob's Brick Oven in Rock Spring, Ga., is something of a curiosity.


Restaurant review: Home Slice a new pizza option

Published Jul. 6 2017

Perception being what it is, putting a pizzeria inside the Chatt Inn on 23rd Street might seem risky. The street...

Restaurant review: Tradition and history meet sweet treats and good eats at Payne's

Published Jun. 29 2017

Back in '69, Payne's was brand new on the courthouse square in Scottsboro, Ala. — 1869, that is.