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Food Works Riverside

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205 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405
423-752-7487
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Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 59
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food

I would say this place had good, but not great food. I had the hamburger. It could have had s little more flavor. The hand cut fries were really good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
bmc-hartselle
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Hartselle, Alabama
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  • Romantic
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Chickamauga, Georgia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Food Works offers an Early Bird menu from 4-6 Mon-Fri. You get an appetizer, meal & dessert, they are full portions. $20 I ordered the sweet potato chips & dip, it did not have a lot of wow to it. I would not order this again. Hubby ordered the fried green tomatoes, they had a lot of flavor, but got... More 

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Hartselle, Alabama
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I would say this place had good, but not great food. I had the hamburger. It could have had s little more flavor. The hand cut fries were really good.

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Smyrna, Georgia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We had a very bad experience at this restaurant. First, I made my reservation over 2 months prior, yet we were seated upstairs with the stairs right in front of us. Clearly not a prime location. We ordered artichoke dip, and it was drowning in grease. I was completely disgusted, but my husband managed to eat some of it. It... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We went there for dinner and shared a bottle of wine. Decent wine list, good steaks and seafood. Nice atmosphere.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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100 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The beef brisket is to die for!!! It is fork tender and delicious. The service is outstanding too. This is one of my favorite places to eat.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is one of my personal favorites for fine dining in Chattanooga. It is romantic, artsy, professional and formal without being pretentious or too stuffy. Its a 'nice place' as my mom would say, she wouldn't want me to wear something too casual for dinner there. It has lovely views from the upstairs tables by large windows (my favorite place... More 

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Mentone, AL
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Husband & I live about an hour south of Chattanooga but we go there once a month to run errands. Normally we go to an in and out chain for a bite of lunch but I had heard so much about this restaurant, we wanted to give it a try. First of all, the atmosphere and setting were a killer.... More 

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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We have a regular girls night out. Usually we go somewhere different every time. After coming to Food Works we now have a regular spot. The food is excellent, the service wonderful, great ambiance for the occasion. I highly recommend it.

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Opelika, Alabama
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Tired, hungry, and hot summer Saturday visit to a new place. We were not disappointed. Husband had crusted salmon and I had brisket. Very delicious. Six item kiddie menu could have yielded better healthy choices but overall atmosphere, waitstaff, and most importantly, the food was all wonderful! We will definitely be going back for more~.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

They have $1 mimosas. I don't feel like I need to say anything else... I'm only saying this cause there's a 100 character minimum!

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Additional Information about Food Works Riverside

Address: 205 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405
Phone Number: 423-752-7487
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 205 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: 423-752-7487

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?