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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” (65 reviews)
“fried chicken” (96 reviews)
“trout” (51 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 3 January 2017

Love the food, the service, and the atmosphere of Public House. Highly recommend for local tastes, incredible flavor combinations, and overall wonderful service and attention. Public House is always our go-to for week day & weekend meals. On nice weather days, try out their patio...More

Thank Lookout4meesh
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great resturant and very elegant decor inside. Service was fast and efficient. Started with a real good pitcher of bloody Mary's. Then we ordered 2 starters and 4 small plates. The food was wonderful and each dish was special. The quail was good but the...More

Thank Benny1965
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I had an opportunity to visit the Public House while spending time in Chattanooga, TN over the past holiday week. What a pleasant experience! The food is outstanding and the service is wonderful. I had the Pot Roast and my wife had...More

Thank Art R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We are in Chattanooga for Christmas break and decided to dine here at Public House. We had just arrived from Miami and had no reservations but based on reviews decided to try it. When we first arrived, the gentleman at the front was not very...More

Thank nibaldom2015
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We started with the PH pimento cheese with grilled sourdough and fried pickles. What a genius appetizer! Drinks and service were great. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This was a all around wonderful dining experience. We all enjoyed the drinks, appetizers , meals and deserts . The staff was very friendly and the wait time for our food was not bad. Modern warehouse look to the restaurants with large windows and tall...More

Thank cam102
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Doing a mini vacation and read reviews so walked over from the Read House. Friendly! Snacks were huge and delicious- had pimento cheese with fried pickles and fried broccoli- amazing. The make a great whiskey sour. Dinner was very good- trout sweet and crispy, halibut...More

Thank Eliz J
Reviewed 28 December 2016

the restaurant is located in a converted warehouse building. It has a warm but sophisticated atmosphere; the food exceptional in quality and interest; the service is friendly and attentive, but not intrusive.

1  Thank Howard K
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I went to Public House with friends for lunch one day. It wasn't too crowded at noon, which was nice. Their food menu is one sided, with the other side being cocktails and drinks. I had the pot roast, mashed potatoes, and garlic green beans....More

1  Thank LEB_818
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Chattanooga and searched for a nearby place to eat. PH ended up being about a mile away fro where we stayed but based on reviews and other info seemed like a great choice. We walked from the Bluff Arts area to the...More

1  Thank Billie G
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Annette M
Would we need a reservation for 2 on a Sunday night? We are celebrating our first wedding anniversary. This restaurant comes highly recommended.
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
Hi, Sidna. What would you like to know about this restaurant? Do you have gluten-free and vegetarian options available?
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
Michael R
Should we eat there
5 June 2016|
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Response from Irish322 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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