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La Altena Diner 2

8644 E Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-8325
+1 423-893-9047
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“quesadilla” (2 reviews)
“east brainerd” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
8644 E Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-8325
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go here if you're craving Mexican food. It's Chattanooga's best imho. We are regulars... usually go once per week, and they are consistently courteous, the place is clean, and the food is delicious. Best chips and salsa I know of. The prices are reasonable as...More

Thank NanNan L
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

La Alteña 2 is a neighborhood mainstay in East Brainerd, located in the Hurricane Creek (Publix) shopping center. Food is always good, service fast and friendly, and prices on point. It's an economical meal out, even with a family. Warm tortilla chips and a very...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

For years this has been a local staple for great food at great prices and great cold drinks too! My wife had the Chicken Fajitas and I had a combo with a burrito, taco, and chile relleno. Both were out of the kitchen within 5-7...More

Thank FoodPassionService
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is one of the most authentic Mexican restaurants I've eaten at. Do not let the decor fool you. Give it a try and you wont be sorry. Make sure to ask for the "green salsa" when you get your chips and salsa. Really hot...More

Thank Chattman
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Love the food here! Carnitas are delicious, spinach/mushroom quesadilla, loco burrito, fresh salsa, great guacamole...and draft XX and Negra Modelo. Tell Pepè I said Hola!

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Best service Best selection Clean Staff checks with you regularly to see if you need anything Manager comes by to check on you. Food freshly prepared and tasty. Great atmosphere! Great Margaritas! Hot, tasty chips and salsa! Definitely my favorite!!

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Food was good! The service was great and we enjoyed everything about this restaurant I will come back often for cheese dip

Thank AprilRodman
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We have visited here several times and always found both food and service excellent. Very friendly with a quaint Mexican atmosphere. Everything we have tried here has been great. They have a wonderful all you can eat, Sunday buffet with tons of fresh food, salad...More

Thank Gail H
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The chips, the salsa, the service, the drinks, and the food everything was amazing. This was our first time coming here and we loved it, we are definitely coming back. For a drink I would recommend the mango water.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

This Mexican restaurant, Plaza Del Sol, and El Meson are the only 3 worth visiting in East Brainerd. Consistently good for the price.

Thank Dave4501
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8644 E Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-8325
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-893-9047
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