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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (355 reviews)
“cheesecake” (84 reviews)
“greek salad” (13 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
International, American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I wish there was one of these where I live. For a 24 diner, it doesn't get better than this. The menu is huge and includes everything from breakfast to burgers, entrees and even greek food. They also have great desserts. It's always pretty busy...More

Thank icrushboulders
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This diner was busy busy busy when we had lunch there; we had quite a wait for a table, but it was worth it. It's an unusual, fun place, with friendly, efficient service when you finally get seated. Our lunches were good with huge portions...More

Thank Janet_MCleveland
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This place was busy at 10.00pm and I know why the food was excellent and the portion are large our server was very nice and attentive . I will go back.

Thank Line L
Reviewed 12 October 2016

As reviews have already mentioned make sure you are really really hungry. The food is delicious and very very plentiful. If you cannot finish you can ask for your food to be put in a box so you can take it away with you. The...More

Thank ehr100
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We always stop at City Cafe for the best desserts ever! Last night we had coconut cake, strawberry cheesecake and Reese's peanut butter cake. All delicious!!

Thank alicej149
Reviewed 10 October 2016

this place has never been a disappointment, every time we are in Chattanooga we make a stop here. The menu has so many choices and so far all have been delicious. do not leave Chattanooga without going here ;)

Thank jt8688
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast. Great Italian omelette and strawberry pancakes. Starlett was a great waitress. Will def return when in town!

Thank coffeegirl77
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Best desserts!! Convenient because it is open 24 hours. Everyone in my group was pleased with there meal.

Thank carrielbutler
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The City Cafe have some of the best food in Chattanooga. The fryed chicken was very good. The cakes, and pies are good also. The prices are a little high but if you order any thing you can share it because all the food is...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The food was great with so many selections. The deserts are out of the world❗️The service was also top notch. Highly recommend this diner.

Thank Lavonda S
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Questions & Answers
28 November 2015|
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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
30 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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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
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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.
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