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Wally's Restaurant

6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
+1 423-899-6151
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“ham” (7 reviews)
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6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a men's breakfast here, great Southern food, fried potatoes, eggs, gravy and biscuits, sausage, chicken fingers, bacon and fruit. Lots of good country breakfast food and preserves for biscuits. Also had cereal

Thank ChattaElder
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are in the medical district, town district and there's this little diner, Wally's. Home cooking (typical meat and 2 or 3 vegs.) Extensive choices in the meats and vegetables and even desserts in choices. Can order from menu hamburgers, bbq sandwich, etc. Very reasonable....More

Thank weekendwanderer19
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Went to Wally's in East Ridge for lunch it was clean the service was excellent the food bar was outstanding what more can I say... GREAT PLACE

Thank JimmieConnon908
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wally's is home owned and operated. Just good country cooking, fried chicken, meat loaf, ham and casseroles. Country vegetables, salad and desserts. Good Buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Thank Elwyn V
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent Buffett which was thoroughly enjoyed😃 There is a good assortment of hot and cold dishes with deserts. Staff is very helpful and friendly.

Thank Wayne D
Reviewed 23 January 2018

good southern food at it's best. everything you could imagine for breakfast on the buffet. gatherings of the locals and friendly staff. my husband is a veteran and someone saw his hat while we were checking out and thanked him for his service and wanted...More

Thank southernblondie
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on two occasions after medical treatment nearby. Good Southern cooking including fried chicken. Friendly atmosphere with number of obvious “regulars” present which probably says the meals consistently good.

Thank Preachman
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

1st time at Wallys. We thought the food was good. Nothing fancy just good meat and vegetables I would go back.

1  Thank SRGatlin
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Loved the waitresses but the food was bland. They had chicken leg on the buffet which was still pink. Just a lack of taste.

Thank Artisticquilter
Reviewed 8 November 2017

If you're looking for modern, edgy decor and an eclectic menu, this is not the place for you. If you like simple country food, then you're in luck. The buffet is decent-sized and the staff is friendly. Also, the lunch is a good value.

Thank mikegr98
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4 May 2017|
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Response from Edwardsgal15 | Reviewed this property |
Go to Wally's Restaurant, Chattanooga, TN. Go down till you read where you see menu plus prices. No problem.
11 April 2015|
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Response from dillard t | Reviewed this property |
Dinner with drink before tip is 9 dollars. Very modest and enjoyable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-899-6151
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