Enjoy a Variety of Holiday Meals

If spending days preparing large holiday meals adds extra stress to an already hectic schedule, then take a break this year. Get together with your family at one of Chattanooga’s delectable restaurants offering special holiday meals. 


TN Valley Railroad’s Christmas Special Dinner Train
Nov. 26, Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 17 & 30, 6-8pm
Enjoy this special 4-course holiday dinner aboard a restored 1924 dining car.  The excursion departs from Grand Junction Station and travels through areas of Chattanooga.

Southern Belle Riverboat’s Christmas Carol Dinner Cruises
Dec. 1-4, 8-11 & 15-18, 7-9:30pm
Join the singing deckhands for a special selection of Christmas carols, live entertainment, prime rib and shrimp Creole, and a visit from the man in the big red suit. 

Dinner with Santa at Rock City Gardens
Dec. 3-4 & 12-13, 5-7pm
The Candy Cane Elves will welcome you as you arrive and get everyone ready for dinner for Santa himself! Price includes VIP admission to the Enchanted Garden of Lights which gives you first access to the Enchanted Trail that night.   

Southern Belle Riverboat’s ‘Tis the Season Lunch Cruises
Dec. 2-3, 8-10 & 17, 1-3 pm
Join the singing deckhands for a special selection of Christmas carols, live entertainment, prime rib and shrimp Creole, and a visit from the man in the big red suit!   

Christmas Sushi Buffet
Dec. 20-22, 5-10pm
Celebrate the holidays as you enjoy an all-you-can-eat sushi buffet.  

Chattanoogan Hotel’s Christmas Day Dinner
Dec. 25, 11am-4pm
Join family and friends in the ballroom for an incredible gourmet meal that includes delicious dishes such as roasted garlic Dijon prime rib of beef, herb rubbed pork steamship and roasted baby potatoes. Reservations are strongly encouraged.

To see more member restaurants that are open on Christmas Eve/Christmas Day, click HERE.


Tennessee Valley Railroad’s New Year's Dinner Train
Dec. 31, 8-10pm
Spend your New Year celebration on one of our dinner trains for an enchanted experience. This special event only happens once a year and you won't want to miss it. Passengers will depart from Tennessee Valley Railroad's Grand Junction Station ready for a night filled with fun.  

Southern Belle Riverboat’s New Year’s Early Bird Cruise
Dec. 31, 4-6pm
Bring in the New Year a little early! Enjoy a delicious dinner, live entertainment, dancing, toasts, Pilot House tours and more.  

Southern Belle Riverboat’s New Year’s on the River Cruise
Dec. 31, 9pm-1am
Ring in the New Year with great food, live entertainment, dancing, toasts and more. Must be 21 or older.

Lookout Winery's New Year’s Eve Surf & Turf
Dec 31, 4:30-7pm
Enjoy a three-course meal of salad and breadsticks, filet, shrimp scampi, and finish with tiramisu and gelato. All with an impressive view of the Tennessee River below.

Puckett's Grocery's New Year's Eve with Remembering January
Dec. 31, 10pm-12am
Enjoy a special show by Remembering January while being served a special New Year’s meal. Includes party favors and champagne toast at midnight.

New Year's at the Palms
Dec. 31, 8pm-1am
Celebrate New Year's Eve with dinner, dancing, party favors and champagne. There will be DJ and live music.

New Year’s Eve Dinner at the Chattanoogan Hotel
Dec. 31, 8pm-12am
Ring in the New Year with a mouthwatering four-course dinner. You will also enjoy live music and a champagne toast at The Foundry, cocktails around the outdoor fire pit and overnight packages are available for guests who prefer to take the elevator home. Reservations are encouraged.  

New Year’s Day Champagne Brunch at Broad Street Grille
Jan. 1, 9am-2pm
Guests may start the New Year with a delicious Champagne Brunch that includes traditional Southern fare, such as black-eyed peas and greens, along with other delicious brunch items.

New Year's Day Brunch at STIR
Jan. 1, 10:30am-2:30pm
On New Year's Day, re-engerize with a delicious brunch to start off 2017 right.

To see more member restaurants that are open New Year's Eve/New Year's Day, click HERE.