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Public House

1110 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-2863
+1 423-266-3366
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (74 reviews)
“fried chicken” (104 reviews)
“pimento cheese” (54 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1110 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-2863
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed our meal with friends. No one went away unsatisfied. Three of us had ribs and they were tender and flavorful. The biscuits were moist and warm and fresh blueberry spread was wonderful. We all shared fried okra and side of macaroni and cheese was...More

Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am a local and enjoy dining at this restaurant. I would recommend it to both locals and out of town guests. The overall food quality is fantastic. They have great pimento cheese and even the side salads are well prepared. I love supporting this...More

Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are from Atlanta & read about this restaurant on Yelp and decided to check it out. We did not get a reservation since we were out sightseeing and did not want to get locked into a specific dinner time. When we arrived to the...More

2  Thank KatherineD2
Reviewed 3 days ago

I sat outside with my little dog. This place was busy, but I was approached right away. A young man brought a menu, and another brought water. A few minutes later, a young lady walked up to the table and just smiled. She didn't introduce...More

Thank Paula E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very tasty and affordable in a cozy decor. We had 3 courses and enjoyed every bite. Staff very friendly and helpful. We loved it!

Thank SunnyAM2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Twice I have tried to eat at this restaurant and each time I have been turned away with the excuse of a large party taking all the tables. However I did see open tables.

1  Thank raphaelb46
Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot go wrong giving Public house a try. The staff, food and atmosphere were excellent. We will be back.

Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere and service at Public House is excellent. The decor is light and feels comfortable. The food is very fresh! Public House is great for lunch or dinner. Pro tip: If you're interested in ordering their delicious fried chicken then try to go earlier...More

Thank Sarah_W_0207
Reviewed 1 week ago

We try to have lunch either once a week or every other week depending upon our schedules...really good food.....outstanding service..many varied menu choices...good choice of sides...great place to take family or guests from out of town...have parking ticket stamped..free parking.

Thank hcohn31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for lunch and had the Jambalaya and Gumbo - delicious. Too bad I was not more hungry as the portion size was pretty big for lunch! Wait staff was knowledgeable about the adult beverages and she was attentive. Great place. People say a...More

Thank BearTravels33
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Collen K
23 October 2017|
Response from Paula E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do! That's why I went there.
Annette M
4 April 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are closed on Sunday- try Food Works on North Side or Tupelo Honey is in the same building as Public House and open until 8 on Sunday.
Marvin B
19 February 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do- just ask for a gluten free menu- it's the standard menu highlighted with gluten free meals- be sure to tell them you need gluten free or vegetarian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 Market St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-2863
  • Public Transportation: Dedicated stop on the free electric shuttle.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-266-3366
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