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City Cafe Diner

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$$ - $$$
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7641 Lee Hwy, at the Best Western Heritage Inn, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1027
423-485 8222
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I always love eating at the City Cafe Diner. The food is fantastic - and one plate will feed multiple people. The cakes are excellent!

Thank Bethany M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived at the Best Western exhausted and starving. Headed straight to the Diner, ordered and received food surprisingly quick. Meal was excellent and sure hit the spot!!! Wish I had it, again, right now!!! Reasonable priced, too, for the quality. I will definitely eat there when in that area, again.

Thank Billy H
Olney, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hate to even say anything disparaging as our waiter was really nice....but the food was barely OK. We were surprised this was rated so high - maybe we ordered the wrong thing? Portions were huge - but food was fairly bland. The desserts looked great - but we didn't try them.

Thank Gwen H
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so good, I plan my trips around being able to eat lunch or dinner here. Fabulous food, extensive menu, out of this world desserts, helpful staff. Easy to find - and yes, this is attached to a hotel. I can't recommend this place enough.

Thank M H
Austin, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge menu! Very attentive service. Reasonable prices. Very large portions. My wife & I could have easily shared a meal.

Thank William J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the attached Best Western for four days and I ate here twice. The first was fettuccine and salad, which I took back to my room since I wasn't feeling well. The salad was nothing special but good. The fettuccine with toasted bread was good. Extra parmesan on top. Not real creamy. Very large portion so I couldn't... More 

Thank Deborah S
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is your typical Greek diner. The portions are very large, plan on something to "Take Home". The cook adds his own little embellishments to basic recipes that make the food interesting and a bit different. Very large menu, open 24 hours, attentive service, easy to find. What's not to like?

Thank 2013CTB
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I mean come on... it's attached to a MOTEL But the menu is huge, prices are reasonable, and food is good. Dare to be different and give this place a try.

Thank FooDie_SN0B
Chattanooga, Tennessee
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cakes are delicious but I noticed on my last visit that the man cutting cake slices did not wear gloves. He even reached through the window from the kitchen to pass a bucket through between cutting cake slices.. I'll never go back!

Thank kimhughes01
Sulphur Springs, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Went there for coffee and dessert. So many choices. Would be great with several friends each making a different choice then getting bites of each pie, cake, cheesecake. Delicious.

Thank Laura T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, 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: 7641 Lee Hwy, at the Best Western Heritage Inn, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1027
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: 423-485 8222
  • This restaurant is at BEST WESTERN Heritage Inn

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