Welcome to Whitebird Chattanooga

Whitebird is a modern American restaurant at the foot of Chattanooga’s historic Walnut Street Pedestrian Bridge. Here, we offer a fresh take on Appalachian cuisine with ingredients sourced straight from the Tennessee River Valley. We warmly invite you to take in the river views from our elegant setting and enjoy a sincerely elevated dining experience.

Hours of Operation


Daily 6:30am - 10:30am


Tuesday – Sunday  4pm – 9pm


Saturday – Sunday  10:30am – 2pm

What We Bring to the Table

True to our Roots

Named after the founder of Chattanooga, Chief John Ross, whose Cherokee name was “Mysterious Little Whitebird,” our restaurant weaves the rich history of our surroundings into everything we are.

What We Bring to the Table

A Southern Touch

Locally owned and operated, you’ll always be treated with the care and warmth of the Southern Hospitality we’re so proudly known for.

What We Bring to the Table

We Keep it Local

At Whitebird, we honor the rich history and familiar cooking methods of our region by partnering with producers and artisans from the Tennessee River Valley.

Catering & Events Elevated Events

Whether you’re coming in for a special occasion or looking for the perfect place to brunch in Chattanooga, Whitebird’s commitment to unparalleled hospitality and approachable dining promises a sincere and elevated experience for every guest. Let us host your next event!

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Don’t Take Our Word For It

“Absolutely worth the visit. Next to Walnut St bridge, inside the Edwin hotel, this cute spot offers decontracted dining in a modern space. Ample distance between tables, yet warm feeling with an industrial feel.”
- Benjamin K.
“Oh my goodness! Whitebird deserves 10 stars. The food was absolutely amazing and the hospitality was even more incredible. They truly go out of their way to make a special evening fantastic! Don't hesitate to eat here. You won't regret it.”
- Sarah M.
"This place did not disappoint! Absolutely beautiful setting, very well decorated, very pleasant and elegant. The staff was friendly, our food and drinks came out at the right time. Their spritz is delicious!! I would 100% come back and visit again!"
- Catalina A.

Location Discover Downtown Chattanooga

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