Chattanooga Now - Dining

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.

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...