Places to Eat and Stay

Area Restaurants

The Big Porch
740 W. Main Street, Monteagle
931.924.9241
Comfort foods.

The Blue Chair Cafe, Bakery & Tavern
41 University Ave., Sewanee
931.598.5434
Bakery, ice cream, and coffee shop serving breakfast and lunch, and pub food and craft beer in the Tavern.

Crescent Cafe
1264 W. Main Street, Monteagle
931.924.7400
Vegan and vegetarian fare.

The Depot Cafe
403 W. Main Street, Monteagle
931.924.2806
Deli sandwiches.

Edgeworth Inn
Monteagle Assembly, Monteagle
931.924.4000
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
931.924.4600
Steaks, seafood and other specialties offered in a historic mansion. Casual to nice dress, reservations recommended.

Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant
1236 W. Main St., Monteagle
931.924.5550

Mountain Goat Market
109 Main St., Monteagle
931.924.2727
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.

OctoPi Pizza and Wine Bar
36 Ball Park Rd., Sewanee
931.598.9000
Salads and wood-fired pizza in a hip space owned by SAS parent and master chef Keri Downing.

Papa Ron's Italian Steakhouse
402 W. Main St., Monteagle
931.924.3355
Casual, family dining offering pizza, pasta and salads.

Pearl's
15344 Sewanee Hwy, Sewanee
931.463.2222
The longest running fine dining restaurant on the mountain.

Sewanee Inn eighteen58
1235 University Ave., Sewanee
931.598.1686
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
931.924.8885
A student favorite. All-you-can-eat Chinese buffet including sushi and desserts.

Shenanigans
12595 Sollace M. Freeman Hwy., Sewanee
931.598.5774
Sewanee's iconic campus eatery. Grilled cheese, burgers, fries, and more.

Smoke House Restaurant
850 W. Main St., Monteagle
931.924.2091
Country cooking, food bar, steaks and BBQ.

Stirling's Coffee House
241 Georgia Ave., Sewanee
931.598.1963
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
931.212.4506

FAST FOOD
Near Interstate:
Subway, Pizza Hut (for takeout 931. 924.5050), Hardees, McDonalds, Waffle House, Sonic

Restaurants in BOLD support the SAS Fund.

Area Accommodations

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

Edgeworth Inn Bed & Breakfast 931.924.4000
Monteagle Sunday School Assembly 931.924.9000
Smokehouse Lodge 800.489.2091
Monteagle Inn 888.480.3245
Super 8 931.924.2222
Quality Inn 931.924.8880
 

In Sewanee

SEWANEE INN 855.494.4466
St. Mary's Convent 931.598.0046

In Cowan, Decherd and Winchester

Best Western Inn 931.967.9444
The Franklin-Pearson House 931.962.3223
Jameson Inn 931.962.0130
Tims Ford State Park Cabins 800.471.5295 
 

In Kimball

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. An expanded list of accommodations, including private homes and cabins for rent, is available on the University of the South's websitePROPERTIES are donors to the school.