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Big River Grille & Brewing

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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222 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-1009
+1 423-267-2739
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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Friendly staff, good ambience, great beer and food! Amazing grits and shrimp and delicious beer. Definitely recommend this place and would eat here again.

Thank MaritzaArchila
Knoxville, Tennessee
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch, our first time visit, while in downtown Chattanooga. Lots of variety on the menu. We selected the Housemade Tacos, an order of Cajun fish and an order of lobster & shrimp so we could share. They let you choose your sides, so we got cilantro rice and seasonal veggies. The Tacos (two... More 

Thank Robert C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited here twice, both were spot on! Craft Brewed beer and great food. Love the downtown Chattanooga area.

Thank Tammy G
Florence, al
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service was excellent and the food was amazing! This is the second time we have eaten there and it did not disappoint. Four hours later and we are still both stuffed and talking about how good it was and that we can't wait to eat there again.

Thank Martha G
Great Falls, Virginia
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just looking for a quick bite after driving all day. Quick service, good beer and burgers. A little on the loud side but it is a bar. Would come back again.

Thank MPJ525
Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Local brews, good service and good food. Kind of a local version of TGI Fridays, but not as frantic.

Thank Jack W
Springfield, Ohio
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502 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked down the street to this place as we had eaten here before on another trip. It was nice once again. They have their own brews, which are tasty. The waitress allowed us to taste some before making our choices. The food was good and typical brew pub grub. My wife liked her fish and chips, coasted with their... More 

Thank Sliphorn
Ossining, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here on Christmas Day and what a welcome treat. The food was terrific, the service excellent and the craft beer was outstanding. Its tough to know what you're going to get when you dine out on a holiday like Christmas, so this was a very welcome and tasty experience. There was no rush and we had a great... More 

Thank Geoff C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the beer and the burgers, fish and chips, and salads. (Ok it's my wife that likes the salads). It's half way to where my daughter and family live from where we live (Knoxville / Atlanta) so we can make a day trip visit. The young teens like the pool tables and we like the Tennessee Aquarium. Park once... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during a stop on our way to Florida, and found easily. The building and decor are nice and inviting, but beyond that it downhill. Walked in the door to a hostess stand, so waited to be sat. Finally someone came and said we could have sat ourselves. Ordered a mixed drink that tasted like 7-up, and our dinners were... More 

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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
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
Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
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: +1 423-267-2739

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