Chattanooga-Hamilton County, Catoosa County and Walker County health departments inspect restaurants twice a year and grade businesses on a 100-point scale. Scores below 70 require corrective action. Restaurants are reinspected if they fail to meet critical standards. To file a health-related complaint, call:

Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department: (423) 209-8110
Catoosa County Health Department: (706) 406-2030
Walker County Health Department: (706) 639-2574



85 Longhorn Steakhouse

5771 Brainerd Road

Reasons include: Dish machine not dispensing sanitizer; in use cutting board soiled; roach noticed on floor underneath cooking line; excessive build up on floors, underneath grill, walls; ice scoop being stored against wall where paint has rubbed off, no longer a non-absorbent surface; old spillage and build up throughout kitchen - all touch surfaces should be maintained in clean sanitary condition to avoid cross contamination.


88 Pickle Barrel

1012 Market Street

Reasons include: Employees consuming food items in prep areas; personal beverages in prep area not provided with lid/straw; wet wiping cloths stored on working surfaces and not in sanitizer solution; ceiling in poor repair/not properly constructed in prep area/walk in cooler unit.


88 Panda Chinese Cuisine

5137 Hixson Pike

Reasons include: Several cooked foods from a few days ago were not date marked; food in boxes and bags were stored directly on the floor - must elevate 6 inches; utensils for rice stored in standing water.


91 Jersey Mike' s Subs

2260 Gunbarrel Road 


94 El Meson

248 Northgate Mall Road


95 Golden Bowl Teriyaki

5517 Brainerd Road


95 Fortune House

1210 Taft Highway


96 Waffle House

5466 Highway 153


96 Taziki's

2020 Gunbarrel Road


96 Main Street Meats

217 Main E. Street


97 Ayala

1832 Taft Highway


97 Alleia's

25 E. Main Street


98 Little Caesar's

531 Signal Mountain Road


98 Melodee's Diner

3904 Ringgold Road


99 American Wings

4011 Brainerd Road


99 Taqueria Las Chulas

3208 Rossville Blvd.


99 Champy's Famous Fried Chicken

6925 Lee Highway


100 Mission BBQ

1926 Gunbarrel Road


100 Einstein Brothers Bagels

7737 East Brainerd Road


100 Tazikis

432 Market Street


100 El Jinete

5559 Little Debbie 


100 Zaxby's

7328 Shallowford Road


100 517 Subs

1238 Taft Highway


100 Chuck E. Cheese's

22 Northgate Park


100 Baskin Robbins

6510 Ringgold Road