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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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International, American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is awesome; it doesn't matter whether it is for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Once we discovered this gem, we didn't eat anywhere else. Great variety, service, and atmosphere! I highly recommend.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've been eatting here for years and years, each time has been outstanding and we will continue to eat here!!! Staff is amazing

Thank Cheree Y
Reviewed 3 days ago

Neat diner atmosphere with friendly people from owner to wait staff! Big servings so go hungry! The desserts look fabulous, but we were always too full to try them! They were serving up a lot of large slices, though! We liked it so well the...More

Thank ddb51770
Reviewed 3 days ago

A trip to City Cafe is an absolute must if you don't live in Chattanooga and have access to it all the time. The food is good, the service is awesome, and the people watching is loads of fun. They stay really busy all of...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family loves the City Cafe. When we visit relatives in Chattanooga we have to take the time to eat there. Great variety, great food, great prices and oh the cakes...:..oh the cakes!!!!!!

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 5 days ago

nice diner style place. the food was really good but they gave you enough on one plate to feed four people.

Thank faggbonnie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food with a good atmosphere.And lots of it.The sweet tea isnt a southern type,much like instant.The pancakes are not southern,a more of an East Coast thing.But the rest of their full menu makes-up for any inconsistencies of any kind.They try hard to please and...More

Thank Ibehungry
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always fun to go to City Cafe at any hour of the day or night, we usually order a weird mixture of breakfast, dinner and appetizers to share. The portions are HUGE and the desserts are amazing. Great place to share food or get...More

Thank Mandi A
Reviewed 1 week ago

They give you a ton of food for the money and it is very tasty. The piece of cake that they serve you is bigger than a whole cake at home. Very good and very busy, even late

Thank 310ran
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great menu variety in a casual atmosphere.Amazing cakes and other deserts! Many cakes on display - strawberry, coconut, peanut butter, pineapple, chocolate, raspberry, you name it! Breakfast any time! You won't be disappointed!

1  Thank 251debbie
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Open Christmas day?
29 November 2015|
Answer Show all 7 answers
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
Is in an indoor pool?
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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
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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
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.