Find one of the best whiskey and beer selections in town, as well as cocktails like the Boulevardier made with bourbon Journeyman Distiller made exclusively for Beast & Barrel. The daily happy hour from 3 to 6 p.m. includes popcorn and drinks as low as $3.

Beast + Barrel
16 Frazier Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 805-4599

Taking Fair Trade to a whole new level, owner Matt Ladwikowski visits small farms in South America and Africa to hand-select beans for his pour-over coffee.

BRASH
1110 Market Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402

This German-American spot features local beers and Bavarian pretzels with house-made cider mustard.

Brewhaus Bar
224 Frazier Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 531-8490

Go for brewery tours, board games, sop-it-up grub like pretzels with cheese, and the rotating selection of signature and seasonal beers inspired by Chattanooga culture and history.

Chattanooga Brewing Company
1804 Chestnut Street
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 702-9958

The team behind beloved Taco Mamacita and Urban Stack, run this convivial gastropub housed in an old auto repair in Southside. Go for the craft brews, mixed drinks, and Smoked Cubano sandwiches. Stay for the live music, board games, and ping-pong tables.

Clyde's On Main
122 W Main Street
122 W Main Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408

Housed in the very terminal Glenn Miller once sang out, this micro-brewery offers flights of its signature seasonal brews, beer cocktails, and a rooftop patio on enjoy it all in.

Terminal Brewhouse
No. 6 14th Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 752-8090

This attractive downtown mainstay is equally reputed for its cocktail program as for its French and New Orleans-inspired menu of crawfish dip, eggs benedict with fried Gulf oysters, steak frites, and raw bar.

The Easy Bistro
230 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 266-1121

Mingle with the city’s young professionals and outdoorsmen at this craft cocktail bar - a favorite for traveling rock climbers staying at the adjacent Crash Pad hostel.

The Flying Squirrel
55 Johnson Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 602-5980

For a healthy jump-start, go for the juice shop’s cold-pressed sippers or smoothies in energizing blends like the Frothy Monkey with banana, nut butter, almond milk, and cacao nibs.

The Local Juicery
48 E Main Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 521-5389

The eco-conscious team peddles roast-to-order beans to local restaurants and markets around town. Pop in for a fresh cup of Joe and a bag of beans (which they can grind for you) to go.

Velo Coffee Roasters
509 E Main Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 529-2453