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Big River Grille & Brewing

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
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222 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1009
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Got a great hamburger. Sat on the patio and enjoyed people watching. The wife got the fish and chips. Yum! Eaten here more than once and good every time.

Thank Glen P
Rogersville, Missouri, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are visiting Chattanooga and have just returned from a Sunday night dinner at Big River Grille. I double checked the menu on my computer because when my meal arrived I thought the ingredients listed didn't match up with what was on my Chicken Waldorf salad. At the restaurant our menus had been picked up after we ordered. I thought... More 

Thank Kim K
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great bar to watch sports, have a drink and a pizza. Service at bar and table was very attentive. They really hustle. Great atmosphere and can even play pool. Other food was so-so.

Thank Linda S
Jacksonville, FL
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing I will say is the Oktoberfest beer was delicious. The food on the other hand was a big disappointment. Everything on the meatloaf plate was cold. The bison burger plate came without the listed french fries. The shrimp dish was served with unsalted pasta and was missing the balsamic vinegar in the sauce. The service was adequate.... More 

Thank Bear904
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Try a flight of all of their beer flavors, you can sit outdoors watching the world go by while enjoying their brews. We prefered their lager and oktoberfest beer.

Thank Rich M
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat at the bar and had beer with our dinner and everything was great! The. Ever was crisp and original and the food was amazing!!! The bartenders were outstanding and did their jobs well!!!

Thank jillnjeff1973
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was way overdue for lunch and dying for a burger. Great IPA, lukewarm fries, fair burger with way too much bun. This restaurant seems like it's coasting on its location across from the visitor's center and not trying very hard.

Thank keranded
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is conveniently located in downtown Chattanooga for out-of-town visitors. The Tennessee River and the Aquarium are only a block or two away. The restaurant has some outdoor seating, but is very large on the inside. The menu contains a wide variety of items. I had the "2am burger" (a burger and a hash brown patty covered by a... More 

Thank John J
Jefferson City, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted beer and Chiefs and we got both. A beer sampler went over well, as did our meals, which included pizza, burgers and nachos. We anticipated we might stay the whole game, which cost $9 for parking. The restaurant needs to offer a free dessert or discount to take the bite out of that and they would do better.

Thank John M
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49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in late to our hotel and was referred here by the concierge. We opted to sit at the bar where John was tending and so glad we did. We took his recommendation for their wood-fired pizza and it was outstanding! Great vibe here, low key, fresh quality ingredients. Awesome choice!

Thank RealtorK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $28
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: 423-267-2739

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