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Champy's

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526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
+1 423-752-9198
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10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 00:00
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Leesburg, Alabama
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Champy's is a great fried chicken restaurant in downtown Chattanooga. Large pieces and great atmoshere. My brother in law had the tamales and said they were very good.

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Paris
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67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Blues playing in the background, friendly servers, sports on the tv, dollar bills on the walls and rustic fun make for a fantastic southern atmosphere for food, beer, sweet tea and succulent fried chicken or catfish. It has the look and feel of a dive bar with very well executed menu items. It's a great hang out!

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Thank JaySpiegel
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Really liked the laid back atmosphere. The chicken and sides were nothing crazy, but everything was really good. We ordered fried pickles for an appetizer - definitelly worth it!! The waitress was really friendly as well. Only complaint is that our table wobbled and my chair was lower to the ground than my mom's, so we were eating at different... More 

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Thank Bayley R
Dunnellon, Florida
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204 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on Champ's at lunchtime and were not disappointed. Had the "world famous" chicken with slaw fries and beans and all were excellent. Highly recommended.

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Thank Jack S
Rochester, New York
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It wasn't as good as we had heard but it was pretty good. The service was excellent and very friendly and southern so that was a plus! I probably wouldn't recommend it as the best fried chicken I've ever had but it was worth the trip.

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Thank claudiawalsh1
Atlanta
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

My first time here. The chicken is great but don't forget about the tamales. Great bar and atmosphere. The outside patio is amazing.the pick up lines in the men's bathroom are classic.

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Thank William M
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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180 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is another solid lunch venue whether you want to get in and out or if you just want to relax. Service is always good and the food satisfying. The fried chicken beckons me every time and I have not been disappointed. Super sweet tea. If that is not your thing, maybe go 1/2 sweet and 1/2 unsweet. Yup, they... More 

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Thank Hubbynfather
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for lunch or dinner. Great fried chicken and sides with a great atmosphere. Great service with both indoor and outdoor dining.

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Thank MurrayKaren
Ooltewah, Tennessee, United States
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64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We waited as expected for about 1 1/2 hours as it was a brand new opening. We ordered appetizers, they were good. Thought we were off to a good start. Until it came time for the entree. Ours came out smelling and tasting like cigarettes. It was awful. The service was horrible. Our waitress came around every once in a... More 

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Thank Jan W
Signal Mountain, Tennessee
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Yesterday I had another lunch at Champy's and it was the best! The chicken was so good I was trying to eat the bones ha! The slaw and especially the beans that come with it are very good. Champy's food and service are consistently excellent. I like them so well I bought a T-shirt from them.

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Thank Gregg A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 00:00
Saturday
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-752-9198

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