Take a break from burgers and treat your taste buds to fresh-baked breads and deli delights.
Visit Reuben royalty, the prince of pastrami, the sultan of spiceóthe great American deli. Savor the flavors of smoked cheeses and spicy spreads, hot peppers and cold roast beef. Indulge in hot soup and made-to-your-liking sandwiches stacked high with veggies, ham, meatballs or salami.
Stop by Jacob Myers Deli in historic downtown Dayton for an Elvis sandwich, or pick up the Steamboat special on old-fashioned bread at Knoxville's Steamboat Sandwiches. For a refined meal, visit Mercatino Delicatessen and Coffee in downtown Chattanooga's Northshore area. In Nashville, check out the sandwiches at 12th South Taproom and Grill. The four Noshville locations offer up everything that makes a New York deli proud, from corned beef hash to matzah ball soup. Or head across the river to Nashville's Inglewood area for the hot bar and deli specials at Mitchell Delicatessen. When in midtown Memphis, make the Young Avenue Deli the one-stop shop for deli sandwiches, billiards, live music, beer and more.
The Alpine bagel may very well be the best bagel on planet Earth! Chances are, if you want a particular bagel, Alpine will have it, among the basics: Plain, Onion, Blueberry, Spinach Parmesan, Poppy Seed, Sun-Dried Tomato, Onion, Jalapeno, Banana Walnut, Apple Cinnamon Raisin, Sesame, Whole Wheat with a new specialty every day. Bagels are baked fresh daily, and the wide variety of sumptuous spreads are made with delicious lowfat cream cheese. ...more
Aretha's is a fascinating place, with a fun menu, with an interesting location & history. The restaurant is in North Chattanooga, on the north shore of the Tennessee River, close to Coolidge Park and the Chattanooga Theatre Centre, with its burgeoning arts district. ...more
The Aurora Bakery is located in historic South Nashville and specializes in Mexican sweet breads and other international breads and pastries, the house favorite being Aurora’s famous tres leches or “3 milks cake. ” Cafe Papillon is also on site, offering ethnic foods and sweets. ...more
The key ingredients to Brother Juniper's award-winning, nationally acclaimed restaurant are evident when you enter: food, family, fun. Walk through the doors of 3519 Walker Avenue and it's soon apparent that Brother Juniper's is not just an ordinary breakfast restaurant. ...more
If you just happen to be passing through East Tennessee and just happen to be on Asheville Highway, there is a restaurant that you do not want to miss. Even if it is 50 miles out of the way, you still do not want to miss it. ...more
Do you remember summer barbecues with flavor-packed ribs and homemade sauce? Add in fantastic fried fish, coleslaw, potato salad and baked beans. Want to relive Sunday dinners with chicken, green beans, cabbage, macaroni and cheese? Or, mouth-watering fried chicken with black-eyed peas, collard greens and the best ever homemade cornbread. ...more
Christy's Cafe & Bakery
Christy's offers a full selection of home-cooked comfort food for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from biscuits and flavored coffees to muffalettas and favorite veggies. Live music and a friendly staff gives Christy's a downtown and enjoyable atmosphere. ...more