This waterfront restaurant is a mainstay for its seafood-centric menu of shellfish stews, wood-grilled fish, and chilled oysters, shrimp, and crab.

Boathouse Rotisserie & Raw Bar
1459 Riverside Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37406
(423) 622-0122

Enjoy the locally-sourced bounty of this neighborhood butcher at its lunch counter for house-ground burgers and classic fried okra.

Main Street Meats
217 E Main Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 602-9568

Gelatos and popsicles are made in-house daily at this sleek sweet shop in the North Shore area.

Milk & Honey
135 N Market Street
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 521-3123

Stop off here in the morning for an almond croissant, and grab a loaf of Chattanoogan Sourdough for the road.

Niedlov’s Bakery
215 E Main Street
Chattanooga, TN 37408
(423) 756-0303

The simple, yet elegant restaurant has a strong Appalachian influence and rustic feel. Try the signature Appalachian Lunchable dish with deviled eggs, pickled shrimp, pimento spread, Tennessee country ham, and rosemary biscuits.

TerraMáe
122 E 10th Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 710-2925

Farm-to-table breakfast and lunch spot housed in an old gas station. Try the Local Sausage Egg Biscuit or the Chicken Salad Sandwich.

The Farmer’s Daughter
1211 Hixson Pike
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 355-5372