Southside Culinary

During your stay at the Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel, plan to experience the culinary options in Chattanooga’s historic Southside district! The Southside has many dining options suitable for the business traveler, romantic date, or family dinner. Be sure to check out the quick links for menus, hours, and reservations.


ST. JOHN'S PLACE - Take pleasure in the quality, ambiance and attention to detail St. John's graciously offers. Reflecting seasonal and local flavor, the menu evokes a sense of comfort and purpose.

ALLEIA - Enjoy a rustic Italian cuisine utilizing fresh local ingredients to create handmade pasta dishes, Neapolitan style pizza, as well as an array of antipasti, insalate and secondi at Alleia.


FROTHY MONKEY - Frothy Monkey is the breakfast through dinner coffeehouse featuring kid’s menu, gluten-free options, and vegetarian/vegan friendly selections.

CLYDE'S ON MAIN - Good Food. Good Drinks. Good Times.Take in a New American cuisine, ping pong/shuffleboard tables & live music at Clyde’s on Main.

THE FEED CO. TABLE & TAVERN - The Feed Company is an artful combination of tavern and family dining with a stunning destination, and an inviting farm fresh menu.

ST. JOHN'S MEETING PLACE - An evolving variety of small plates and entrees encourage conversation and stimulate the senses at St. John’s Meeting Place. An open kitchen and warm glow create a vibrant and energetic ambiance.


STIR - STIR is all about the inventive, the artisan and the local! Find a unique offering of artisan bartending with craft ice, premium oysters and creative, made-from-scratch fresh local food.

CHATTANOOGA WHISKEY - Take a tour of the Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery, the first distillery in downtown Chattanooga in 100 years!Stop by for a tour, saddle up to the bar, and get a taste of history in the making.

TERMINAL BREWHOUSE - Enjoy craft beer, brewed in-house with your burgers, pizzas, stuffed sandwiches and more at the Terminal Brewhouse, located next door to the Chattanooga Choo Choo!

FLYING SQUIRREL BAR - Eclectic Southern comfort food meets craft beer & cocktails at the Flying Squirrel Bar.The Squirrel is 21 and over every day, except for Sunday brunch.


MAIN STREET MEATS - In addition to specialty butcher meat selections, Main Street Meat’s lunch counter offers freshly prepared sandwiches, salads, entrees, a variety of vegetable sides, charcuterie plates, and more!

THE HOT CHOCOLATIER - By working in small-batches with the freshest ingredients The Hot Chocolatier creates handmade chocolates, pastries, and drinks.

BLUEGRASS GRILL - Stop by the Bluegrass Grill for breakfast or lunch and experience a Southern-style breakfast, plus soups, sandwiches, biscuits, bread, and baked goods - all cooked in house.

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