Places to Eat and Stay
Sewanee and Monteagle Restaurants
The Blue Chair Cafe, Bakery & Tavern
41 University Ave., Sewanee
Bakery, ice cream, and coffee shop serving breakfast and lunch, and pub food and craft beer in the Tavern.
The Depot Cafe
403 W. Main Street, Monteagle
Green's View Grill
444 Green's View Road, Sewanee
Part of the Course at Sewanee, the club house is open for lunch and a daily happy hour.
High Point Restaurant
2224 W. Main St., Monteagle
Steaks, seafood and other specialties offered in a historic mansion. Casual to nice dress, reservations recommended.
La Bella Pearl
15344 Sewanee Hwy., Sewanee
Mediterranean organic fare in an atmosphere of fine dining and an international coffee bar and patisserie.
Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant
1236 W. Main St., Monteagle
Mountain Goat Market
109 Main St., Monteagle
Named one of Yelp's top 100 places to eat in 2019. If the great sandwiches, yummy pizza, and delicious baked goods weren't enough, the Mountain Goat would have us with their fun gift items and support of SAS's Jamaican outreach project.
Papa Ron's Italian Steakhouse
402 W. Main St., Monteagle
Casual, family dining offering pizza, pasta and salads.
747 W Main St Monteagle
Ice cream shop owned by former SAS parents and employees.
Sewanee Inn Shakerag
1235 University Ave., Sewanee
Serving dinner daily with a classic menu. The bar is a particularly popular spot.
Shan Chinese Buffet
211 Dixie Lee Ave., Monteagle
A student favorite. All-you-can-eat Chinese buffet including sushi and desserts.
12595 Sollace M. Freeman Hwy., Sewanee
Sewanee's iconic campus eatery. Grilled cheese, burgers, fries, and more.
Stirling's Coffee House
241 Georgia Ave., Sewanee
Where you'll find SAS students most weekend evenings. Campus hangout with sandwiches, salads, soups, bagels and muffins. Also houses art gallery.
Up in Smoke Cafe
73 College St., Monteagle
Subway, Pizza Hut (for takeout 931. 924.5050), Hardees, McDonalds, Waffle House, Sonic
The Sewanee area offers a variety of accommodations including nationally-known hotel and motel chains, quaint inns and rustic cabins. Here are a few of the possibilities:
In Monteagle & Grundy County
DuBose Conference Center 931.924.2353
Edgeworth Inn Bed & Breakfast 931.924.4000
Monteagle Sunday School Assembly 931.924.9000
Smokehouse Lodge 800.489.2091
Monteagle Inn 888.480.3245
Red Roof Inn 931.924.2900
Super 8 931.924.2222
Quality Inn 931.924.8880
In Cowan, Decherd and Winchester
Best Western Inn 931.967.9444
Jameson Inn 931.962.0130
Tims Ford State Park Cabins 800.471.5295
Comfort Inn 423.837.2478
Hampton Inn 423.228.4270
Holiday Inn Express 423.837.1500
Super 8 423.837.7185
America's Best Value Inn 423.837.7933
Military Accommodations (in Tullahoma)
Wingo Inn (BOQ for military and former military personnel) (931) 454-3099
Note: To be listed on this site, properties must have 24-hour guest service on site.
A Few Useful Websites for a Visit to the Area
The Mountain Now
The University of the South
Jack Daniels Distillery
Tennessee State Parks