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City Cafe Diner

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$$ - $$$
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901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
+1 423-634-9191
00:00 - 23:59
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LaFayette, Georgia, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No matter what you're in the mood for, chances are, the City Cafe Diner will have a dish to suit you. Even if you're not looking for a full meal, go to enjoy a cup of coffee and one of their many LARGE cakes and delicious pies. Aside from very large portion sizes, they've got a few gluten free selections... More 

Thank Ericka S
Douglasville, Georgia
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We couldn't decide if we wanted breakfast or lunch so we walked across the street from our hotel to the City Cafe Diner. Hubby ordered a tuna melt and I ended up ordering their Carribbean Monte Cristo, which is ham, turkey, swiss and cheddar cheese in a flour tortilla that is beer battered and fried. It was the hugest sandwich... More 

Thank Peggy B
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat. We happened to visit Thanksgiving Day and although I was tempted to order the turkey plate special w/all the fixin' I quickly changed my mind once I saw the Italian Food. We ordered both baked ziti and 3 entrée Italian plate which both were generous with servings, we could've easily shared 1 plate of food between... More 

Thank mireina1675
Centre, Alabama
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75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast was great, the portions large. The wait staff was friendly and kept the table serviced at all times.

Thank Grayson5
Bowdon, Georgia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food in a 50's diner setting with large portions at all meals. Is crowded in the mornings for breakfast. They also have great desserts.

Thank 360philliph
Mineral Bluff, Georgia
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232 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I discovered this diner about a year ago, and we try to get there as often as possible, as it that good. It is an hour from our home! While it is not a large facility, it is very well run, fully staffed, clean, efficient and the food and service is excellent. Prices are very fair. If... More 

Thank Robert P
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come Hungry food is terrific and they make it fresh and serve it up big. Fifties be bop music plays out of the juke box. Would definitely seek it out again.

Thank Beverly S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

City cafe is great place and if you like a lot of food you get here they bring you so much food it might as well be a all you can eat buffet. Highly recommend

Thank jeffreyd753
LaGrange, Georgia
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15 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge portions, Huge selection, went with a friend, everyone had a good time and enjoyed the food and service

Thank kevin t
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our grandson to eat here and the service and the quality of the food was not what we expected. We might come again because they have an awesome selection of sweets.

Thank Merlin W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$27
International, American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Carter St, Bonny Oaks at Lee Highway, 25th St., Cleveland TN, Chattanooga, TN 37402-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-634-9191
24/7 Anything anytime! City Cafe Diner in Chattanooga, Tennessee and Cleveland, Tennessee offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with a choice of 400 different menu items any time of day or night. We feature traditional American fare plus five different varieties of ethnic food, including Chinese, Mexican, Italian, Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Choose from over 90 home made cakes, cheesecakes, and pies. Our downtown diner provides a full bar and live music. Our other locations provide beer and wine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?