Chattanooga Now - Dining

Restaurant Review: Savor the flavors and the view at Scottie's On the River

Published Aug. 8 2018

There's something about dining on the water that elevates the experience beyond simply "going out to eat."

Restaurant review: Fast-casual pizza a pleasure at Uncle Maddio's

Published Aug. 1 2018

My family is not very fussy about pizza. We usually opt for cheap carryout for family movie night, ordering our...

Video: The Mouthful crew talks Saturday Happy Hour and more at Firebirds

Published Jul. 31 2018

Lesley got more than a mouthful when we went to visit Firebirds Wood Fired Grill and talk about their food,...

Mission BBQ honors Korean War veterans with free sandwiches July 27

Published Jul. 25 2018

Mission BBQ will honor Korean War veterans with a free sandwich on Friday, July 27, at all locations of the...

It's Kiwanis barbecue time

Published Jul. 25 2018

The Kiwanis Club of East Brainerd is hosting its 72nd annual barbecue Friday and Saturday, July 27-28, serving from 11:30...

Restaurant review: 2503 Station Grill builds on Porker's staples

Published Jul. 25 2018

When Market Street fixture Porker's closed, folks wondered whether owners Lawrence and Diane Mills would open in a new location....

Restaurant review: Kenny's offers something extra at breakfast, lunch

Published Jul. 18 2018

Kenny's Southside Sandwiches opened late last month in the space formerly occupied by Porker's BBQ, and while losing Porker's was...

Restaurant review: There's a lot to like about La Familia

Published Jul. 11 2018

Rossville, Georgia, is known throughout metro Chattanooga as midway on the busy corridor linking the Scenic City's Southside with Fort...

Restaurant review: Virgola offers something different in wine and oyster bars

Published Jul. 4 2018

Regular readers may recall that I have used this space in the past to review more traditional fare from locations...

Restaurant review: Get pizza your way at Your Pie

Published Jun. 27 2018

Your Pie, one of the latest eateries to hit Gunbarrel Road, invites diners to craft their own pizzas. It's like...

Restaurant review: You'd be nutty to ignore the new Crazy Buffet

Published Jun. 20 2018

When my editor asked if I'd be willing to accept an unplanned assignment to do a restaurant review, my first...

Restaurant Review: New England chef creates Lobstah Roll of home

Published Jun. 13 2018

After Wine Down in Ooltewah posted a picture of its new spring menu's Lobstah Roll on social media last month,...


Puckett's launches Locals Only Night dinners

Published Jun. 6 2018

Puckett's Grocery & Restaurant, 2 W. Aquarium Way, is hosting Locals Only Night on Thursday, June 7, from 6 to...

Restaurant Review: Ring the bell at Citron et Sel

Published May. 30 2018

Perhaps the fastest-growing part of Chattanooga's booming downtown is the area around the new Westin Hotel, marketed as the "West...

Restaurant Review: Brunch in style at Bluewater Grille

Published May. 23 2018

Bluewater Grille has been a downtown Chattanooga favorite for years.