On Chattanooga's Southside, you'll encounter this craft brewery serving up cold suds and hot food. In addition to the delicious beers they brew up, they have also developed a menu of beer cocktails to keep the flavors flowing. As for the food, you can get almost anything from a traditional Ploughman's Platter to salmon salad, lasagna, pizza, burgers and more. If you're in search for a great meal and a great beverage to go along with it, head down to the Terminal Brewhouse.
A friendly, casual place to go for a drink and a bite to eat among friends is something every city needs. Hair of the Dog Pub is just that for Chattanooga. The food here consists of pub classics which are made from scratch including Rock Shrimp Hushpuppies, Reuben Rolls, Caesar Salad, Fish n' Chips and the Pub Burger. However, it is the sheer variety of beers which are found here which keep people coming back for more. Over 50 types of beer are offered on tap alone with even more varieties being served in bottles.
Say hello to the good times as you dance the night away at Alan Gold's Discotheque, This dance club is a popular party venue and an important part of the nightlife scene in Chattanoga. With some of the best DJs spinning their magic and entertaining performances hosted here regularly, this club is always high on energy. After an exhaciting yet exhaustive dance session, cool off with some delicious cocktails or other spirits offered on their menu. With its lively ambiance and friendly staff, you are in for a party here.
Brewhaus is one of the rare German brew pubs in Chattanooga. This pub is known for offering an interesting list of beverages that feature a variety of beers to choose from. In case you feel hungry, Brewhaus pampers your palate with scrumptious German flavors. Try the Kraut Balls, Veggie Spaetzel, King Ludwig and others from their menu which have been loved by their regulars. The staff is friendly and attentive and assures a pleasant dining experience. The interiors are cozy and are just right for an evening full of conversations with your friends.
If you prefer a more laid-back concert environment when you go out, JJ's Bohemia is the perfect spot for you. With crowds thronging this place to check out some of the superb indie, punk, and other fantastic bands, JJ's Bohemia is definitely among the premier live music venues in Chattanooga. Open mic comedy is another major draw of this place. Apart from the excellent live music, the lively venue also boasts drinks at reasonable prices.
Featured in multiple guides and magazines, Bud's Sports Bar is one of the best places around to watch the big game. In operation since more than 25 years, the bar has become a Chattanooga institution. Featuring numerous TVs and a giant screen along one wall, the bar ensures you have a great view of the game irrespective of wherever you sit. While you are enjoying the game, call for cocktails, beers or wines. They also have a great food menu comprising of good ol’ American bar food along with nightly specials. Live music events are common and there is even a dart board for those who want to try their luck or aim. If you are wondering where to head for a fun-filled night, Bud's Sports Bar is where you should be headed.
If you're a beer drinker or simply want some food after most of the places have shut down come to Taco Mac. With over 100 selections of beer on the tap, this place is every beer-lover's dream come true. If you are hungry, try the famous Taco Mac Wings or massive plate of Nachos with chili, cheese, tomatoes and sour cream or go for the heartier varieties like the barbecued chicken sandwich which is grilled to perfection and smothered in tangy sauce. With their flat screen TVs showing the latest games, there's never a boring evening at Taco Mac.
Centrally located near Warehouse Row, this adored pub's location is far from its only attractive feature. Serving up hot bar snacks of Baked Potato and Patty Melt Burgers alongside cold beers, this cozy wood-themed pub attracts a steady mix of young students, bikers and tourists who come to visit. As long as you are in here, you may as well see what the big fuss about the Fried Pickle is about. If its gigantic size is not enough to impress you, its deliciousness certainly will. Guests can also head upstairs to the convenient rooftop that offers view of the busy Market Street below.