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City Cafe Diner

901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
+1 423-634-9191
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (200 reviews)
“pies” (78 reviews)
“home fries” (30 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
International, American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breakfast was incredibly tasty with extremely large portions. My husband and I were sat up front by the door, which is also by the cake and pie display. Needless to say we needed up getting several desserts to take home and share. I don’t know...More

Thank Grumpy-Turtle
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were all pleasantly surprised that there were so many options. All of our food was delicious including the cakes and the service was with a smile, wonderful!

Thank agashi24
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a bite after a softball tourney. We were greeted immediately and at our table in no time. My ommelette was delicious and both girls enjoyed their panca kes. Our server was friendly and professional. This is a great option when in the...More

Thank 007Beaner
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Good food and big portions. Good prices. Many options. Lots of dessert. The restaurant open 24 hours. Has parking.

Thank Ashraf H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant - attached to the motel, kinda reminded me of Dennys, BUT extensive menu, the food was good & the desserts were AWESOME! Leave room for them, or do what we did & buy some to bring home!

Thank L M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food isn't particularly good, but the servings are huge. Being open 24 hours is the big attraction for this place.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The food good and it was plenty of it. The cakes are just amazing.

Thank 288aishac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is what my husband calls a greasy spoon kind of place. You know it's going to be good when you walk in the door. The omelettes are amazing but I like the home fries best. My husband had a cannoli for breakfast, bad...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were in Chattanooga for the Ironman Worlds in Sep, found this place for dinner. It was like a old style diner you see in the movies. Great service and huge meals.

Thank WATravel65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the food! Amazing food at awesome prices! Service is off the charts. Love the night manager. He is there just to serve. Cake display is pure heaven and it tastes wonderful.

Thank Dalenjodie
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29 November 2015|
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Response from city cafe diner d | Property representative |
Ofcourse! Open 24/7/366, anything, anytime! We are serving Christmas Dinner as well as our full menu and desserts. Happy Holidays!
Beth W
31 March 2015|
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Response from Ellen C | Reviewed this property |
Must be some confusion. City Cafe diner is a great diner. However, we stayed about a block away at the Marriott Downtown and they have both an indoor and outdoor pool. A wonderful hotel!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-634-9191
  • E-mail
24/7 Anything anytime! City Cafe Diner in Chattanooga, Tennessee and Cleveland, Tennessee offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with a choice of 400 different menu items any time of day or night. We feature traditional American fare plus five different varieties of ethnic food, including Chinese, Mexican, Italian, Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Choose from over 90 home made cakes, cheesecakes, and pies. Our downtown diner provides a full bar and live music. Our other locations provide beer and wine.
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