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Alleia

25 East Main St., Chattanooga, TN 37408
423-305-6990
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Ranked #29 of 696 restaurants in Chattanooga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

What a gem, let's start off with the Bruschetta with honey...Oh my, just fabulous. Then had the gnocchi. Fresh food is just what I was looking for. Can not wait to visit this place again.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

My wife and I have been going to Alleia for our anniversary for the past 5 years. We went again this evening. All I can say is… excellent again. Service was spot on. The servers walk around in what seems to be a planned route around the site and every time they past our table the filled our glasses. Our... More

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georgia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had dinner at Alleia as a going way for a co-worker. We ate in the bar because the guest of honor felt the bar was cozier. She was right. One of the bartenders was our waiter. We couldn't have asked for anyone better. He continually checked on us, made great drinks, offered suggestions. We wanted for nothing! The food... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I have eaten in NYC. Europe. West coast. Blah blah blah. This place is difficult to match and impossible to beat. They are my standard for quality of restaurant food. Service can be trying at times because of the snooty clientele and servers, but the people in the kitchen are chefs. They literally make the pasta by hand each day.... More

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Food was cold when I got it. My drink was empty a lot. Did I want another glass of wine? Yes. Was I offered one? No. In fairness, we had a large party, but the service was SLOW. Food was pretty to look at, and was probably good when it was hot. Maybe the restaurant is better for couples or... More

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Urban chic has arrived in Chattanooga! We recently joined friends for a wonderful evening meal at Alleia and couldn't have been more pleased. Everything from the appetizers to the dessert was excellent. The staff, while very professional, is not pretentious nor condescending like many chic bistros/restaurants. Like many restaurants, the interior can be pretty noisy, so if you are looking... More

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Kissimmee, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We were in Chattanooga for a day and had a nice dinner here. We had the bacon wrapped dates and arrancini to start. Both were amazing. I had the mushroom ravioli and the broth it had was so fresh and tasty with garlic and herbs. Very good italian dinner. The decor was beautiful as well

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The quality of food is quite high. Everything was fresh and well prepared. The dishes are interesting without being bizarre.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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73 reviews 73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

A compact and thoughtful menu of interesting courses. Attentive but not obtrusive servers. Beverages to fortify and refresh the adult palate. Hipster décor that doesn't try too hard. The trout served over braised swiss chard with pureed beet was prepared and served "just right". The salad was big enough for two to split and the server did so graciously. The... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My girlfriend and I dine around Chattanooga and we tried Alleia. The atmosphere is nice, the food was fantastic. I ordered the Quail breast & my girlfriend ordered the Benton's Bacon pizza so we could share. The service was friendly however I didn't know who my server was, servers were attentive yet they felt a little "pushy" if that makes... More

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