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Sticky Fingers

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2031 Hamilton Place Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6027
+1 423-899-7427
11:00 - 23:00
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104 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has been a while since we've been here because it seemed like everything was going downhill. We came back because they've been vocal about making a turnaround. The first thing I noticed was a dedicated gluten-free menu, which is a welcome change. I felt safe eating here. Our server did a great job overall. The portions were pretty large,... More 

Thank uufrisbee7
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for giving us another shot! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and we'd love to have you come back and see us again soon. Thank you again! More 

Wausau, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We don't usually visit chain restaurants, but late and tired, we drove to Sticky Fingers. Little did we know, the best server in Tennessee was waiting for us. The food is good, nothing special, but hearty and well priced. The rib sampler for 2 was our option that night, with a side of brisket and some fried catfish. What made... More 

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Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know how you enjoyed everything! We are happy to hear that Tyler and Daryl took such good care of you - we hope to see you again soon! More 

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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service from bartender who waited on us was awesome. Nachos good, pulled pork and chicken sandwiches were great. The meats were a tad dry but the sauces they offer were excellent! We will be back!

Thank BBsMom5
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thanks so much for joining us! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks again! More 

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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ribs and sides were pretty good, hence the 2 stars, but the place was so dirty... we sat at the bar next to dirty plates from people who had left, and they still weren't cleared by the time we left. Tables in the bar area went uncleared the entire time we were there too. We had to ask the... More 

Thank lovelocalspots
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'd love to discuss your recent visit with you, if you can please give me a call directly on my cell at 478 550 0738 when you have a chance. Thank you again and I look forward to hearing from you soon! - Jeremiah B., Chattanooga Operating Partner More 

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209 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food! We got the sampler rib platter for two. It was delicious. We were both very pleased. We loved the slaw and the baked beans. My kids got the smoked wings and kids BBQ sandwich. They enjoyed their meal. Linsey was our waitress and she was awesome. She really took care of us. Our food was served very fast... More 

Thank Laura S
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you, Laura! We love all the feedback - we strive to offer delicious food and great service so we are happy to hear you enjoyed both on your visit with us recently - please come back soon! More 

Winter Springs, Florida
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437 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 589 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to try Sticky Fingers when I checked out the menu and saw they offered Memphis Dry Rub ribs. They did not live up to my expectations. For one, I thought they were overlooked so that the meat itself was dry (not juicy). The dry Rub was too much and really just seemed like a thick coating of seasoning... More 

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Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us and for taking the time to tell us about your visit! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your service, but are super bummed out to hear our ribs didn't live up to your expectations or ours - we pride ourselves on serving legendary, Memphis-style barbecue and we will be sure to use your... More 

Metro-Detroit, Michigan
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102 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is just an average BBQ restaurant - nothing exceptional, nothing horrible. Our party ordered different items off of the menu, and nothing really stood out as being great. The Loaded Cheese Fries seemed sort of soggy and lacked flavor. The dry rub ribs had good flavor, but were DRY. As was the pulled chicken - DRY, and pretty tasteless.... More 

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Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review - obviously we would prefer that you had immensely enjoyed every single item you tasted but we genuinely value all feedback and learn every day from our guests. Thank you for taking the time to relay this insight to us - we will use it wisely! More 

Lake Mary, Florida
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We usually make sure that we stop at a Sticky Fingers when we go down to Florida each year. This time we chose to visit the restaurant in Chattanooga (first time at this location). We walked in around 8:00. The place was relatively full but we were immediately seated (Table for six). Our waitress (my wife loves her hair) introduced... More 

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Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us and giving us such enthusiastic feedback! We love hearing all about your dining experience with your party! You chose some of our favorite items! We hope to see you again soon! More 

Rock Spring
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I love BBQ ribs at sticky fingers. It's my favorite place to eat. I am a fan of this restaurant chain. I know I said enough...you got the idea by now. But was a little disappointed when I have my lunch this afternoon. First there was no one at the front to seat the customer's. I had to step inside... More 

1 Thank Joseph U
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you, Joseph, for your feedback - we will look into the things you have mentioned! We learn every day and insight such as your is so valuable - we thank you again and hope to see you again soon! More 

Gardendale, Alabama
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118 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A group of friends on a trip stopped by here for dinner. We had called on the road to the downtown location and asked how soon we could get a table for 12. The guy advised us to visit the Hamilton Place location since it was better on our route and would probably be easier to get to and from.... More 

1 Thank AM4774
Robert P, Co-Owner at Sticky Fingers, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us on your trip - we are glad that it worked out for you to dine at the Hamilton Place location! Thank you for all the feedback - we hope to see you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2031 Hamilton Place Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6027
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-899-7427
Sticky Fingers Ribhouse has been smokin’ up the BBQ scene in the Southeast for the past 25 years. We’re known for our authentic Memphis-style slow-smoked ribs, no-sauce-needed hickory-smoked wings and mouthwatering barbecue pork & chicken. With classic sides to complement our meats plus a full bar and homemade desserts, you’ll soon understand why we’ve become Legendary. We currently have 12 restaurant locations in the Carolinas, Tennessee and Florida. The sweet smell of hickory wood that welcomes you upon arrival is a sure sign that all our smoked meats are still slow cooked on-site in our barbecue pits. It is that same commitment to tradition and authenticity that makes our restaurants and signature barbecue sauces so popular. Yes, the Sticky Fingers Barbecue Sauces you see in your grocery store … that’s us! Our five award-winning signature sauces – Memphis Original, Carolina Classic, Tennessee Whiskey, Carolina Sweet and Sweet Southern Heat – are served daily in our restaurants. Demand from Sticky Fingers fans led to the development of our retail line of sauces, which are now distributed in over 5,000 grocery stores and specialty shops across the country. If you’re not near us but craving Sticky, our sauces, seasonings and gifts are available on our website for shipment across the United States. Not up for dining-in? Get Sticky at your family table or your next gathering with Sticky Fingers ToGo. We are also a catering powerhouse … perfect for weddings, birthdays and anniversaries, corporate and business functions and any other time you want to Get Sticky. Available for full service catering, delivery or events in our restaurant banquet rooms. So come on in, get Sticky and have fun!

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