Food & Drink
Enjoy local foods and flavors in Tennessee’s South Cumberland. From the century-old Dutch Maid Bakery to authentic barbecue at Sam’s Corner or the Friday Night Steak-Out at Hank’s, every delicious option will leave your tastebuds wanting for more!
Dixie Lee Diner
A South Cumberland Classic! Fun environment, fresh food cooked to order, friendly service! All your favorite diner fare, plus steaks and ribs (check the More Info link for details!).
Green's View Grill
Located alongside Sewanee’s scenic rolling hills just off of The Course at Sewanee, enjoy mouthwatering local burgers, hot dogs and gourmet salads everyone will appreciate. The Grill also offers a full bar where you can indulge in one of our boozy old-fashioned shakes and floats!
High Point Restaurant
Built inside a 1929 mansion that presumably once was financed by Al Capone, the restaurant serves a menu of traditional gourmet dishes including Brie en Croute, Blackened Salmon Oscar and Black Thai Duck. The mansion that houses the restaurant was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997 and still features the original escape hatches and underground tunnels that were used by Capone to transfer liquor during the Prohibition Era.
A beautiful European inspired Bed & Breakfast located on top of Monteagle Mountain, just minutes away from Sewanee.
Tallulah's Wine Lounge has over 300 wines with several by the glass daily.
Outstanding Retreat Center in a private setting for your productive meetings.
Northcutt Family Market
American owned and family operated, we keep a family atmosphere, and offer sandwiches made with genuine Boars Head meat. We also have lots of good hot food!
The Blue Chair Cafe, Bakery & Tavern
A charming little neighborhood cafe with great food, stimulating conversation, friendly folks and homemade soups and baked goods to die for. Breakfast, salads and sandwiches for lunch, and plenty of made-from-scratch sweet stuff in our bakery showcase. The tavern serves great bar food and features Jackalope Brewery (Nashville, TN) craft beers. We have 3 HDTVs for your sports viewing pleasure and a 15' solid oak bar.
The Local 2
From delicious Bloody Marys to mozzarella sticks to potato skins, crinkle fries, awesome hot dogs and black-and-blue burgers, everything at The Local 2 Bar and Grille is top notch.
Dutch Maid Bakery
Dutch Maid Bakery in Tracy City is on the Historic registry for being the oldest family owned bakery in the state of Tennessee celebrating its 117th anniversary.
Please be our guest! We enjoy the happy faces of guests visiting Sewanee-The University of the South, adventure tourists hiking in the nearby Salvage Gulf/Stone Door area, large touring groups and motorcyclists enjoying the ride along US-41.
Hank's Corner Grille
Hank's Corner is a family friendly restaurant with a sports bar feel. We offer our menu cooked fresh when you order. Live Bands and Karaoke announced on Facebook/Instagram
COMING SOON: The Goat Pen (Hostels)
Southern hospitality meets Gothic charm at The Sewanee Inn, a 43-room hotel on the grounds of the University of the South in Tennessee. Casual yet elegant, featuring scratch-made cocktails and Southern comfort food, Appalachian hiking, golfing, business meetings, weddings, and special events.
Tea on the Mountain
Whether you stop in for lunch, make a reservation for tea or book a catered party, you are in for special treatment and food beyond your dreams. Spotless white linens, fresh flowers and the unique China setting for each table give a different "feel" to each dining experience at Tea on the Mountain.
The Depot Cafe
Friendly staff with home cooked southern food. Breakfast, Lunch Buffet, Breakfast & Lunch Specials, Hand Patted Burgers, Philly Cheese Steaks & Homemade Desserts. Home of The Bigfoot Burger!
Brown's Dairy Bar
Family owned fast food restaurant known for ice cream, shakes, plate lunches and burgers. Family owned and operated for over 40 years, Brown's Dairy Bar offers everything from hot lunches and dinners to the coolest of treats. Located on Highway 108 in Gruetli-Laager, our menu includes everything from hamburgers and fries to chicken tenders and pizza. Be sure to grab one of our signature peanut butter shakes or a hot fudge cake for dessert!
Papa Ron's Pizza & Italian Steakhouse
Papa Ron's is an Italian restaurant that offers the best in Italian food. Menu ranges from a wide variety of pastas, steaks, pizzas and sandwiches.
Since 1974 Shenanigans has been serving casual fare as a beloved institution at the prominent University of the South with a rotating lineup of regional, award-winning craft beers.
The Green Room
The Green Room is a billiards bar and grill with four brand new pool tables and two vintage tables. The tables are rented by the hour, and we have new food specials all the time! The restaurant is a 21+ zone at all times.
Up in Smoke BBQ Cafe & Gifts
Up In Smoke BBQ Cafe is a locally owned family cafe, specializing in Hickory Smoked Pulled Pork, with a variety of other menu items. Up in Smoke is located along The Mountain Goat Trail (Main Street) in beautiful Monteagle.