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Southern Star Restaurants Incorporated

1300 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-4474
+1 423-267-8899
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (22 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1300 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-4474
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok we loved everything about this place from the decor to the yummy food and gluten friendly items to the price tag. First I have to say Hoe Cakes, yes please!!! And they're gluten free! (Described in another review as "lacy looking cornbread." We had...More

Thank CareerTourist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem as we were looking for another restaurant on our travels from Michigan to Florida. Being a true Michigander, I’ve never ate real southern cooking and this place far surpassed my expectations. Between us 2 adults and 2 teens we had: 1/2...More

Thank Alecia S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Open for lunch Monday through Friday.. Go early because it can get crowded. However, the wait is usually less than 10 minutes. The food is terrific as is the service. They have chalk boards to present the daily specials as well as a full menu....More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The best fried chicken I have ever eaten out, and the mashed potatoes are real, which is a rarity anymore. Excellent meatloaf as well. I've tried most of their sides, and they are always good, and it's nice to have other options to try, even...More

Thank Mocsbacker
Reviewed 1 February 2018

staff very pleasant and helpful, many daily specials, seated quickly, meal was excellent all cooked wonderful in Southern way. All in the party had different meals and all were very pleased with meal. Dessert excellent.

Thank 214liap
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Been coming here for years and the food is consistently good, average but good. I had the turkey cob this trip, a large salad that can be split by those with smaller appetites. I did have a 1/2 slice of my daughter’s meatloaf...it’s like a...More

Thank DealScout
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Restaurant offers 2 daily blue plate specials plus standard menu items. If uou go, save room for the homemade desserts.

1  Thank Donna B
Reviewed 17 January 2018

It had been years since enjoying this "before it was popular" southside eatery, so went for lunch. Not to my surprise, it was just as remembered. The menu and specials read like a wish list for southerners. The service is great and the food comes...More

Thank daleccccc
Reviewed 23 December 2017

My sister took us to the Southern Star two nights ago. It's a meat and three place that serves a different blue plate special every night. They write the specials on big chalk boards. The night we went the choices were chicken and dumplings or...More

Thank Tarheel9620
Reviewed 7 December 2017

While it was good and has a large menu with daily specials, I have eaten at better meat and three restaurants.Some days the daily menu combinations are a little strange to me. But that's just me. It is very crowded at noon so go early.

Thank whitewater4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37402-4474
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-267-8899
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