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526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
+1 423-752-9198
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Had takeout and it was as fresh as dining in. I had the chicken tender meal. The tenders were very tender! Keep up the great work Champy's!

Thank Terry B
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Waits can sometimes be long and service isn't always great but they have the best chicken ever! All of it's good, roasted or fried. They also swerve 40 oz. of beer which is fun. The downtown location has a dive feel and a big college crowd so know what to expect. This is our must eat place when in Chattanooga!

Thank Mbjboyd4ever
Cleveland, Tennessee
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Champy's has the best fried chicken around! We love that it's cooked fresh and made to order so it's just perfect! The price is quite reasonable too!

Thank Lynnae147
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016

There is a new (second location) on Old lee Highway! Convenient to I -75. Get off at Exit 5 and go over a block or so and a tiny bit south. Love the Fried chicken, and the Salad with fried chicken!!!

Thank Karen W
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Food was alright. Nothing to rave about. My problem was with the waitress when I specifically asked if the hushpuppies had jalapenos in them. She told me no. Thank God I tried them before giving my son one as he is allergic to them. They definitely had jalapenos in them. You guys might want to train your staff on your... More 

Thank Fireguy55
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Took my daughter here for a lunch date. We started off with some spicy wings. These really are spicy and not the pretend spicy of many other places. You could taste the smokiness in the chicken. It was good. My daughter had the catfish and I had chicken livers. They were both very tasty. The sides were also good: baked... More 

Thank Alan B
Kansas City, Missouri
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135 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This place is so good!! So crazy to have amazing tamales before I ate fried chicken but I did. The fried chicken was so amazing. Loved everything we ate!! So great!

Thank DNStravfan
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Service was great but the wings didn't live up to hype...didnt try anything else...but would probably give them another chance ordered to go

Thank Melohim
Leesburg, Alabama
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Champy's is a great fried chicken restaurant in downtown Chattanooga. Large pieces and great atmoshere. My brother in law had the tamales and said they were very good.

1 Thank Tommy1311
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67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Blues playing in the background, friendly servers, sports on the tv, dollar bills on the walls and rustic fun make for a fantastic southern atmosphere for food, beer, sweet tea and succulent fried chicken or catfish. It has the look and feel of a dive bar with very well executed menu items. It's a great hang out!

Thank JaySpiegel

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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
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-752-9198

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?