bartender and server at Bar & Billiards Room at The Read House

Bar & Billiards Room

The Read House has always been a place of social gathering since the late 1800’s and that tradition still stands to this day. Visitors will discover the best of downtown Chattanooga bars at the Bar & Billiards Room.

Our Bar & Billiards Room, located off the grand lobby, boasts a speakeasy tone, but is easily accessible to locals and guests seeking handcrafted aperitifs and timeless affairs. This Chattanooga cocktail bar creates specialty and seasonal concoctions, as well as wines, bourbons, whiskeys, and much more.

The Bar & Billiards Room is the pinnacle gathering place in Chattanooga.

Bar Hours
Sunday – Thursday: 3 pm – 10 pm
Friday & Saturday: 11am – 12am

Snack Menu
Sunday – Thursday: 5 pm – 10 pm
Friday & Saturday: 11 am – 11 pm

Flapper Hour
Everyday 5 pm – 7 pm

The Flapper Hour

DRINKS

DOMESTIC BEERS — $4

WELL DRINKS — $7

HOUSE WINES — $6

TEQUILA SUNDAY
Select Tequila Shots – $7 | Featured Margaritas – $7

MOJITO MONDAY
Bartender’s Special Mojito – $7

TINI TUESDAY
Select Martinis – $7

TIKI WEDNESDAY
Bartender’s Special Tiki Cocktail – $7

BUBBLES & BOURBON THURSDAY
Select Bourbons/Whiskeys – $7
Select Sparkling Wines – $6

FOOD

RAW OYSTER ON HALF SHELF — $2 each
Cocktail Sauce | $3 after 7pm

CHICKEN WINGS — $7 | $14 after 7pm
6 Traditional, Buffalo or Lemon-Pepper, Napa Cabbage Slaw. Choice of Bleu Cheese or Ranch

PARMESAN-TRUFFLE FRIES BOWL — $8 | $11

*Consuming raw or uncooked foods may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. Before placing your order, please inform the order taker if a person in your party has a food allergy. A 20% service charge and applicable sales tax will be added to the retail price of all