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Marsha's Backstreet Cafe

5032 1/2 Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37411-3903
+1 423-485-7911
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Oct 2017
“Casual, friendly atmosphere, delicious home cooking.”
10 Jul 2017
“Best little mom/no pop restaurant around”
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Bar, Cafe, Pub
5032 1/2 Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37411-3903
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We tried Marsha's based on their reviews, and were not disappointed. The food is delicious (good southern home cooking) and very reasonably priced. The service is wonderful and the atmosphere is very friendly, casual, and welcoming. Jimmy took great care of us and was very...More

Thank gnGracie
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great homemade food. The chicken salad rocks. Huge burgers. Fresh cut fries too. Try the cheeseburger salad.

Thank Jef N
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

We love Marsha and her great food and hospitality. This has become an almost every Friday spot for great food, cold beer and wonderful people. Marsha always takes great care of us as does Tiffany and Chandler. You can't get any better than this! We...More

Thank lowogo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is the best place you will ever find in Chattanooga, TN that is a 'hole in the wall' place with great food. The owner and family do it all. You will Love it ! Spaghetti Thursday is to die for. They are only open...More

Thank Kym P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is a little treasure in Chattanooga. Located behind Lamplight Liquors on Brainerd Rd you need to stop in for lunch or dinner. Marsha and her son Jimmy are the best. I use them also for all my catering needs. You will not be disappointed...More

Thank lowogo
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch with friends. Waitress was funny and attentive. Gave us great recommendations. Cheeseburger salad was unique!

Thank KellydJ423
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were in this area on business and were looking for a good place to eat lunch. This place came up on Trip Advisor. I read the the reviews and decided to visit. I agree with the comments. This place is small. The parking is...More

Thank Vetskidog
Reviewed 16 July 2016

.Marsha's Backstreet is like going home. Customers are for the most part regulars who work in the area and come there often, they know all their names, like at "Cheer's". The food is consistently good, hot, service is good as well. It's not fancy but...More

Thank Dennis g
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is the best place anywhere in Chattanooga to go for either something light or a some soup or some good fried chicken fingers! everything is fresh and the price and atmosphere is fantastic. Try it you'll be so glad you did!

Thank Leisa K
Reviewed 4 December 2015

We have been going to Marsha's since 2005. I liken the place to a "Cheers" atmosphere because everyone seems to knows everyone there. Very friendly, great waitresses, not you Jimmy but your pretty awesome yourself and of course your Mom, who supervises from the kitchen...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Bar, Cafe, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5032 1/2 Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37411-3903
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-485-7911
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