Places to Eat and Stay
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.
1264 W. Main Street, Monteagle
Vegan and vegetarian fare.
The Depot Cafe
403 W. Main Street, Monteagle
Monteagle Assembly, Monteagle
Elegant dining in a lovely bed and breakfast inn. Reservations required 24 hours in advance.
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.
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. Be sure to check out alumnus Wesley Smith's pottery on sale.
Papa Ron's Italian Steakhouse
402 W. Main St., Monteagle
Casual, family dining offering pizza, pasta and salads.
Sewanee Inn eighteen58
1235 University Ave., Sewanee
Serving breakfast and dinner daily, and lunch on the weekends 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.
Smoke House Restaurant
850 W. Main St., Monteagle
Country cooking, food bar, steaks and BBQ.
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.
Restaurants in BOLD support the SAS Fund.
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
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. An expanded list of accommodations, including private homes and cabins for rent, is available on the University of the South's website. PROPERTIES are donors to the school.
Sewanee's Masking Directive
Consistent with Executive Order No. 50 issued by Gov. Lee and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the town of Sewanee instituted a mandatory mask directive for all persons on the Domain—to include residents, visitors, students, faculty, and staff. The directive remains in force until further notice.