Chattanooga Now - Dining

Restaurant review: Dosa Hut cranks up the heat -- and flavor

Published Jun. 22 2017

Dosa Hut keeps things spicy and savory when it serves up authentic Indian cuisine on Lee Highway. The lamb is...

Restaurant review: Jack Brown's brings unique spin on burgers, brews downtown

Published Jun. 15 2017

Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint says it all in the name: If you're looking to enjoy beef and a...

Dine Out for Life is Wednesday

Published Jun. 15 2017

Local restaurants are partnering with Chattanooga CARES to support the fight against HIV on Wednesday, June 21, when Dining Out...


Restaurant review: Spices, skee-ball steal the show at Henpecked

Published Jun. 8 2017

Fried chicken, spicy Southern sides, super-sweet milkshakes and skee-ball make up the dream team for Chef David Story of Henpecked:...

Restaurant review: Bread & Butter is a beacon for bakery lovers

Published Jun. 1 2017

It didn't take long for word to get out about Bread & Butter Artisan Bakery and Local Market in Red...

Restaurant review: Big entrees, even bigger flavors at First Watch

Published May. 25 2017

If you're familiar with nautical lingo, then you know that first watch is the first shift of the day —...

Restaurant review: New 2 Sons Kitchen gives Famous Nate a home base for good food

Published May. 18 2017

After several years of serving good food out of the back of a truck, Nathan Flynt is finally ready to...

Restaurant review: Farmhouse dish lives up to its reputation

Published May. 11 2017

It's something those who spend any considerable time in Cleveland, Tenn., hear: "You have to try Farmhouse's chicken casserole."

Restaurant review: Frothy Monkey is more than a coffee shop

Published May. 4 2017

Whatever your hankering, from an early-morning latte to a late-night snack, Frothy Monkey has got you covered. The beloved Nashville...

Restaurant review: Station House is a gem in the Queen City's crown

Published Apr. 27 2017

LaFayette, Ga., which bills itself as the "Queen City of the Highlands," is about 30 miles south of Chattanooga. For...

Restaurant review: Authentic, flavorful dishes at UPD Mediterranean Cuisine

Published Apr. 20 2017

The first falafel I had was on a summer study in London. I eat street food following only one rule:...

Restaurant Review: Jack's brings Southern-style fast food to Cummings Highway

Published Apr. 13 2017

On a recent foray into the Cummings Highway area in search of lunch, something curious happened.

Restaurant review: Plant Power promotes health, good taste

Published Apr. 6 2017

Plant Power. Don't let the name deceive you.

Restaurant review: The Heart Attack Shack answers the call for deep-fried hunger

Published Mar. 30 2017

The name says it all: Fans of salads, turn away! The Heart Attack Shack in East Ridge caters to all...

Lennys celebrates National Cheesesteak Day with a freebie

Published Mar. 23 2017

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Restaurant review: Find down-home cooking at Ellie's Catfish Cafe in Dayton

Published Mar. 23 2017

"Where do you want to go for lunch today?"

Restaurant review: Ceniza offers a cultural escape in Ooltewah

Published Mar. 16 2017

I've always wanted to go to Cuba. I imagine it to be like stepping back in time to a romantic...

On Pancake Day, eat a short stack, help a child

Published Mar. 2 2017

Five local IHOP restaurants will be serving up free short stacks of buttermilk pancakes on Tuesday, March 7, otherwise known...

Restaurant review: Chatter Box Cafe serves up barbecue with local style and one-of-a-kind smile

Published Mar. 2 2017

You should really go meet Brandon Ellis. His restaurant, Chatter Box Cafe, serves up some spectacular barbecue with all the...

Restaurant review: Cloud 9 offers soups, sandwiches and heavenly desserts

Published Feb. 23 2017

In a former life, or so I'm told, Sonya Reagor spent her days with muffin tins, so many muffin tins,...

Restaurant review: Baxter's is like a sports bar for families

Published Feb. 16 2017

A while back, a co-worker mentioned that the Hixson area doesn't have a lot of sit-down, family-style restaurants that serve...


Restaurant review: Bolton's spices up Brainerd dining

Published Feb. 9 2017

As a longtime Brainerd resident, I'm always happy to see a good new restaurant move into the area. And it's...

Restaurant review: Jasper's Snack Shack is a tasty find in Marion County

Published Feb. 2 2017

For years I'd driven past the home to the Snack Shack in Jasper, Tenn., without realizing what it was.