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Uncle Larry's Restaurant

736 East Mlk Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403
+1 423-757-5894
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried fish” (75 reviews)
“hush puppies” (59 reviews)
“turnip greens” (47 reviews)
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American, Seafood
736 East Mlk Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't have a completely rational reason for giving this restaurant five stars. Now, the fish is seasoned and fried just right and the service is excellent. The sides are good but do not overshadow the fish. (That's how it should be in my book.)...More

3  Thank off_the_Clif
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a Friday for lunch. It was full even though it was pouring rain. Service was excellent. We ordered a variety platter and it had all varieties of fish. Very tasty and excellent. Mix hot sauce with mustard and it takes taste...More

Thank moksha51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent, the fish was seasoned very well. everyone was very nice. It was overall great service

Thank MR1863
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on our way to Nashville from Atlanta. Found it on trip advisor. Saturday lunch time provide for easy parking options. There is also a big parking lot across from the cafe. The catfish, okra and turnip greens were some of the best I...More

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing place to eat the food , the people, the service, the prices are all as good as it gets , the best dinning experience you will ever have hands down .

Thank jeffreythomaskelly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Chattanooga for a Celebration Talent Competition and decided to have dinner at Uncle Larry's Restaurant. We started with the delicious Fried Green Tomatoes. We also enjoyed fried perch and catfish with sides of fries, cole slaw, okra, turnip greena, and bread. It...More

Thank El C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Larry provides a decent meal at a reasonable cost. No complaints about the fish, but I wish they'd make their sides more 'homemade.' Great staff that goes the extra mile to make you feel welcome. Note: this is a no-frills restaurant, so don't expect much...More

Thank DealScout
LARRRY925, Owner at Uncle Larry's Restaurant, responded to this review

Well thank you so much for the compliments. That is what we specialize in Fish. When you are a family man trying to do the best you can you do not have a lot to spend on decor. But we do do have a100 on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Uncle Larry's on our way to Nashville based on the Trip Advisor reviews. The fried fish was hot and fresh. The staff was very friendly. We will be back when in the area.

Thank Marshael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of food for reasonable prices! The staff was very friendly. Would visit again. Is mainly a seafood restaurant.. catfish, whiting, tilipia.. We would recommend to friends. We went solely based on TripAdvisor' recommendation and it did not dissapoint.

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant but a great place to eat, we were smacked and very pleased with the service and food. Definitely we recommend it!

Thank Maria O
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you guys deliver?
17 May 2017|
Response from Aldo_Nola | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are members of a delivery service. 423-634-8899. Works great.
Do you have flounder?
8 May 2017|
Response from LARRRY925 | Property representative |
Sorry I do not. But with that being said I will look into maybe adding it to my menu.
Sandy M
Tdo you do takeout?
30 December 2016|
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Response from Charlie T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 East Mlk Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-757-5894
  • E-mail
Uncle Larry's Restaurant is a family owned business. We thank God first and foremost. We provide a down home fish fry environment. We offer Tilapia, Whiting, Perch and mouth watering Catfish. Come sit in with us and enjoy some good fish. "FISH SO GOOD IT'LL SMACK YA"