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Wally's Restaurant

6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
+1 423-899-6151
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“ham” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like eating here. Been eating here for years and years. We are Southerners. This is Southern cooking. A good basic salad bar. Even have sprouts for health food nuts. A good hot food bar. Usually 3 or 4 meats. Numerous vegetables. A good place...More

Thank PaulQuillen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at an area hotel, didn’t know where to have diner so we chose Wally’s. Not really sure how it’s been in business since 1937 but it has or that’s what the sign outside says. Everything on the buffet is the same color, beige. I...More

Thank splachet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, myself and my 3 year old were pretty hungry after attending the Aquarium following the Bacon Festival. It had been a busy day and it was so nice to go for our first visit to Wallys. We were greeted warmly, seated quickly, and...More

Thank K2454BQangelas
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had a men's breakfast here, great Southern food, fried potatoes, eggs, gravy and biscuits, sausage, chicken fingers, bacon and fruit. Lots of good country breakfast food and preserves for biscuits. Also had cereal

1  Thank ChattaElder
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We are in the medical district, town district and there's this little diner, Wally's. Home cooking (typical meat and 2 or 3 vegs.) Extensive choices in the meats and vegetables and even desserts in choices. Can order from menu hamburgers, bbq sandwich, etc. Very reasonable....More

Thank weekendwanderer19
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Went to Wally's in East Ridge for lunch it was clean the service was excellent the food bar was outstanding what more can I say... GREAT PLACE

Thank JimmieConnon908
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wally's is home owned and operated. Just good country cooking, fried chicken, meat loaf, ham and casseroles. Country vegetables, salad and desserts. Good Buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Thank Elwyn V
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent Buffett which was thoroughly enjoyed😃 There is a good assortment of hot and cold dishes with deserts. Staff is very helpful and friendly.

Thank Wayne D
Reviewed 23 January 2018

good southern food at it's best. everything you could imagine for breakfast on the buffet. gatherings of the locals and friendly staff. my husband is a veteran and someone saw his hat while we were checking out and thanked him for his service and wanted...More

Thank southernblondie
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on two occasions after medical treatment nearby. Good Southern cooking including fried chicken. Friendly atmosphere with number of obvious “regulars” present which probably says the meals consistently good.

Thank Preachman
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5 May 2017|
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Response from Edwardsgal15 | Reviewed this property |
Go to Wally's Restaurant, Chattanooga, TN. Go down till you read where you see menu plus prices. No problem.
12 April 2015|
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Response from dillard t | Reviewed this property |
Dinner with drink before tip is 9 dollars. Very modest and enjoyable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6521 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-4225
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-899-6151
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