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City Cafe Diner

901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
+1 423-634-9191
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (211 reviews)
“pies” (86 reviews)
“home fries” (30 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
International, American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here at the recommendation of a friend. The Pot Pie was hot,delicious and huge. The desserts were awesome I'll be back

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a large family we search trip advisor for the best restaurants...if we are going to pay alot of money we want it to be good food and a good experience. This is outstanding. The food. Amazing. Humungous portions. Excellent service. The manager was going...More

Thank Rfamof9
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Way overrated. Crowded, messy. Did I say crowded? It seemed grimy. The shepherds pie was abysmal. Did I say crowded? Maybe I didn't give it a fair shot. I think its run down. I could see the back room, the taped together display case, the...More

Thank Darrell P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a huge disappointment after reading the good reviews that others had placed. My beef tips were not good and the lemon cake was just big and tasteless. Like I said in the heading I wouldn't recommend this to my worst enemy. A big...More

Thank Guy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see how the diner stacked up. Was in a hurry for class so I told the waitress I was pressed for time. She accommodated me well. The omelette I had was very good. The coffee was pretty delicious. Service was very good. I'll...More

Thank hairythecat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the cake on the way back to the hotel after a really good dinner elsewhere. It was crazy packed. Everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves. The cake was delish!

Thank skaterkp1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have eaten breakfast there several times always good have tried anything else going to soon

Thank marlenec10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waiting At the airport and decided to get me something light to eat and I decided on a Turkey and cheese sandwich with chips and a bottle water. Cost me $19. One expensive sandwich...lol Airport Prices😝

Thank 789christiem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The showcase of cakes is a feast for the eyes and one slice will feed more than twi people!! Te menu is so extensive that if you cannot find what you want, something is wrong with your eyes. Price is right. Coming through Chattanooga on...More

Thank grandmaema
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip to Chattanooga, Tn we stayed in the historic Read Hotel. Located across the street at the corner of MLK st. and I believe Chestnut st sits the City Cafe Diner. My wife and I ate there - it is open 24/7. The...More

1  Thank wesstjon
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Questions & Answers
29 November 2015|
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Response from city cafe diner d | Property representative |
Ofcourse! Open 24/7/366, anything, anytime! We are serving Christmas Dinner as well as our full menu and desserts. Happy Holidays!
Beth W
31 March 2015|
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Response from Ellen C | Reviewed this property |
Must be some confusion. City Cafe diner is a great diner. However, we stayed about a block away at the Marriott Downtown and they have both an indoor and outdoor pool. A wonderful hotel!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-634-9191
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24/7 Anything anytime! City Cafe Diner in Chattanooga, Tennessee and Cleveland, Tennessee offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with a choice of 400 different menu items any time of day or night. We feature traditional American fare plus five different varieties of ethnic food, including Chinese, Mexican, Italian, Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Choose from over 90 home made cakes, cheesecakes, and pies. Our downtown diner provides a full bar and live music. Our other locations provide beer and wine.
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