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1885 Grill

3914 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1268
+1 423-485-3050
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pimento cheese” (59 reviews)
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10:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3914 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1268
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are here on a busy Friday night. The wait was about an hour for a table of six but we enjoyed the patio fire pit. Once seated, the service was very quick and attentive. The fried green bean appetizer and the fried okra with...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great spot to eat at the bottom of Lookout Mountain. We stopped here for an early dinner after speeding the day at Rock City and Ruby Falls. We ordered the fried green tomatoes appetizer. Very good! And for our entrées our waitress...More

Thank VVidrine
Reviewed 6 days ago

Service very good as was the food and wine. Excellent value for money, on the evening we visited live music was being played.

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I came here after our visit to Rock City. I had read that it was a must try place. We were not disappointed. I had to try their award winning wings, and I must say, of all the wing places I've tried...More

Thank Bomba1978
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monday--and many of the restaurants on Lookout Mountain are closed. On the suggestion of the innkeeper at Chanticleer Inn, came down the mountain for dinner...Great move! Food was delicious! Huge menu with varied selections (the fried green tomatoes were superb, as was the chow chow)...More

Thank FloridaVol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stop and eat. Price was what you would expect anywhere else. Food was good and the staff was nice.

Thank OfcCarroll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really nice time. A surprise find Menu has something for everyone. Mushroom and grits were amazing. Shrimp was plump and well cooked. Pass on the rosemary fries, just thin frozen fries with minimal seaoning. The aoli served with the fries are also a...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

1885 Grill is a must place if you are looking for a satisfying and filling meal in Chattanooga. Located at the foot of Lookout Mountain, 1885 offers a nice variety of food, attentive service, and if you are lucky enough to sit outside a scenic...More

Thank jimdrex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this restaurant! The outside is lovely, great patio space and you can bring well behaved dogs on a leash. The refer to themselves as a coastal grill and they do a nice job with shrimp and grits! The fried green tomatoes are solid! They...More

Thank loveymesco
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the recommendation of our tour guide at Ruby Falls we ate amongst the locals. Service was great. Food choices had lots of standards with a delightful twist. Mac and cheese not to be missed. Save room for dessert. The problem is you have trouble...More

Thank Carol A
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Questions & Answers
Leslie M
20 January 2017|
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Response from MaryL2010 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, I think a phone call would answer it in a friendly manner.
20 November 2016|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
They so not take reservations but can do a call ahead for 4 or less people
Eka M
6 September 2015|
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Response from Jeannie W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, many Chattanooga restaurants are dog friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3914 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1268
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-485-3050
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