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Sticky Fingers Ribhouse

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420 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 265-7427
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

By the time I got to Sticky Fingers, I had walked over 8 large blocks, so I was tired and sticky myself. Luckily, I got to enjoy a great meal! I ordered the half slab of ribs in the dry Memphis style with fries. In retrospect, I would not order the fries. They cost an extra $3 and there were... More 

Thank Raven C
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So glad to hear about your great experience with us. More 

Slidell, Louisiana
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the first Sticky Fingers that I had ever eaten at, about 10 years ago and it was excellent back then. I was back in town, and hoping for a repeat performance. It was very disappointing. To start with, their air conditioning was acting up, so it was rather warm in there. Probably should have left then, but still... More 

Thank Kevin H
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Thanks for your feedback. We hope to see you again. More 

Gainesville, Georgia
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138 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Sticky Fingers for the famous Ribs. They have many different sauces to choose from. I always get the Memphis style. They even have combo platters of different types. There are options for side dishes, but I love their Cole slaw and baked beans. If you are in Chattanooga, you have to try this place! Advice....there is a... More 

Thank M R
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So glad you had an AWESOME experience with us. More 

Safety Harbor, Florida
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ribs for two special was tons of food that we couldn't finish. Kids meal of Mac n cheese was okay. Loved the chicken wings.

Thank Brenda S
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Thanks for your feedback, we hope to see you back soon. More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been told by several friends to visit here when we travel to Chattanooga. We were not disappointed. Good food and atmosphere and the service was great.

Thank Cassidy J
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I am very happy to hear about your GREAT experience with us. More 

Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You were making a grievous error if you don't stop by this place if you're going through town. I had the sticky finger sampler, oh Lordy, it was so fine. You will not be making a mistake by coming here, enjoy my friends.

Thank AustinActor
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Thanks for your great comments. More 

New Iberia, Louisiana
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Brisket and pulled pork was delicious. We tried every flavor of BBQ sauce at the table and they were ALL good. Next time here in town we will make sure to go back and enjoy something else.

Thank Rwade2015
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Thanks for your nice comments. More 

Muscle Shoals, Alabama
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A group of 8 adults ate here for lunch and we all were licking our fingers. The food was so delicious and the Carolina Original sauce was just the best! Makes my mouth water just thinking about it. I had the sandwich and the rest of the group had the ribs. All the plates were clean before they were taken... More 

Thank CDM1960
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I am very happy you had such a GREAT experience with us. More 

Sevierville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good pork sandwich plates, we had lunch there. My husband ate there but there is parking issues. He had to pay 6.00 to park just to run in and get his food!

Thank Stephanie A
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We are glad you enjoyed your lunch with us. More 

Mount Sterling, Kentucky
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in and had their Memphis barbeque burger (the special that day). YUM is all I can say. Everyone was very friendly and mixed drinks were on point! May have to stop back in before we leave Chattanooga!

Thank travel4eva89
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Thank you for your GREAT comments. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: (423) 265-7427
The first location, opened in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina in 1992, remains the flagship store for Sticky Fingers. That's where the five barbecue sauces - Memphis Original, Carolina Classic, Tennessee Whiskey, Carolina Sweet and Habanero Hot - came to life. The sweet smell of hickory wood permeates through each restaurant as all of the smoked meats are still slow cooked on-site in barbecue pits and watched closely by our resident pit masters. It is that continued commitment to tradition and authenticity that makes our restaurants and signature barbecue sauces so popular. Recognized for serving the best hickory-smoked Memphis-style barbecue and ribs in the Southeast and creating award-winning barbecue sauce sold in 5,000 retail locations across the country, Sticky Fingers Smokehouses celebrated their 20th Anniversary in 2013. To this day, the restaurants remain true to the original founders' ideals of great customer service, reasonable prices and having a passion for 'fall-off-the-bone delicious' ribs, pulled pork barbecue and chicken. Memphis-style Barbecue is cooked at a low-temperature, and with a slow-smoked dry (without any sauce) process that enhances the natural flavor of the meat. Since the pork is smoked without sauce the high quality of the meat is the most important ingredient. The meat is cooked in a smoker and although thoroughly cooked, is pink in color. It is tenderly hand-pulled (not chopped). Other popular styles of Barbecue rely on a sauce to flavor the meat. Most "Carolina-style" Barbecue is cooked on a grill (not a smoker) or boiled in a vinegar-based sauce and chopped with a knife. At Sticky Fingers you will enjoy a casual dining environment with family, friends, and kids while getting sticky and having fun, or hang out at our fully stocked bar with signature cocktails and a wide selection of beer and wine while watching the big game on one of the many widescreen TV's. Get Sticky. Have Fun! Headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Sticky Fingers is a unique barbecue smokehouse concept with 16 locations in the Carolinas, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida. Sticky Fingers specializes in high quality barbecue and comfort food and offers five signature barbecue sauces - Memphis Original, Carolina Classic, Tennessee Whiskey, Carolina Sweet and Habanero Hot. In addition to its core restaurant business, the company has generated successful catering, online mail order and retail barbecue sauce businesses. Sticky Fingers offers guests monthly offers and updates through its StickEClub. To-Go: Our complete dine-in menu is available To-Go and we have added Family-Style options for meats and sides in larger containers. In addition we offer value priced "Express Meals" To-Go. Express Meals are sized just right for families and include a pint of homemade cole salw, BBQ Baked Beans and a bottle of Sticky Fingers Sauce. Catering: We offer 3 levels of catering services for parties from 20 to 4,000! Full Service Catering Don't want to lift a finger? Let our professional catering staff do all the work for you. We will set-up, maintain the buffet line during the designated serving time, and clean up when it's over. We will provide serving tables and linens. Food will be served in metal pans from warmed chafing dishes. Full Service Delivery This option includes everything in the delivery service plus a disposable tablecloth and set-up of disposable aluminum chafing dishes with sternos to keep your food hot. Delivery Service We set it up, you take care of the rest. Our experienced caterer will deliver the food to you in ready-to-serve aluminum pans. All packaging is disposable.

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