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Bluff View Art District

412 E 2nd St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1133
+1 423-265-5033
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Quality public art with a great view

The entire block is owned by one guy who bought his wife a building for her business and kept going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matt G
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Hidden gem

This is my favorite neighborhood to walk in Chattanooga. Great views, great art, coffee and just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hixson, Tennessee
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Perched on the bluffs overlooking the Tennessee River, Bluff View Art District is widely known as Chattanooga's premier spot for quality dining and culinary delights made on site throughout the District's many kitchens, bakery and coffee roaster. Its location provides for a breathtaking destination in the heart of the city where locals and travelers alike may view equally stunning works of art, horticulture and architecture, all of which define the District's unique atmosphere.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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412 E 2nd St, Chattanooga, TN 37403-1133
+1 423-265-5033
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The entire block is owned by one guy who bought his wife a building for her business and kept going from there: coffee shop, coffee roaster, B&B, two restaurants, meeting venue, etc. On a limestone bluff where the river starts its curve around downtown Chattanooga....More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favorite neighborhood to walk in Chattanooga. Great views, great art, coffee and just about anything else you would want to see.

Thank ERIC R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Only here a short time but this was a pretty place to wander through. Nice to see original buildings

Thank Gretton
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We love Bluff View -- it's not something that takes all day. But, it's a truly lovely place to walk around with beautiful river views, a couple of great art galleries, an truly lovely sculpture garden (free!) and a couple of good restaurants! We actually...More

Thank mwakamo
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Bluff View Art District is always a fun place to visit. If you love art, you'll be delighted with the Sculpture Gardens!

Thank mimimgb
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Somehow, we missed this special little area on past visits. There are great trails for walking or biking which run along a portion of the river with interesting sculptures.

Thank travelhappy1
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Both the outdoor sculpture and the many shops offer the art lover an opportunity to explore unique artistic expressions.. It is well worth a walk through to see the offerings of local artisans.

Thank travellingvol
Reviewed 10 July 2017

if you could only spend time in one block this is the place. great view of the river. A bakery, great coffee and pasty shop, Italian restaurant, and 'fine dining'. Sculpture garden overlooking the river. An art gallery, and 3 historic homes repurposed as bed...More

1  Thank Chattgoodfood
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was awesome. Artwork everywhere with great views and all kinds of things to look at. We really enjoyed and would recommend to anyone who enjoys artwork and architect.

Thank cashondeb
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I went to this art district with a friend and our two tween daughters on a Friday mid-morning in June. We saw what looked like some neat shops, but very few were open. There is a chocolate shop, but you can't go in or buy,...More

Thank jlhd
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23 July 2016|
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Response from our3girls | Reviewed this property |
Parking can be tough, but there are plenty of public lots. Plenty open on Sunday, some after noon
Uzi B
5 October 2015|
Response from Jim A | Reviewed this property |
Tony's is an up and down restaurant. Years ago it was actually a high quality restaurant but as the years have gone by it has lost its way and you may or may not get a good plate of food. Unfortunately this applies to all... More