Introducing Chef Steven Gatlin

Chef Steven Gatlin, a native son of Tennessee, is a fierce chef that is unintimidated by worldly cuisine. Upon graduating from Culinary School, Chef started his career by literally reaching for the stars, cooking for the likes of Michael Keaton, Bill Murray, Nicole Kidman, Mario Andretti, Brad Paisley, Brooks and Dunn, and several current and former Tennessee Titans. Chef also has tenured at several award winning restaurants in Nashville such as, Mere Bulles, and Merchants. After plying his trade across international borders Chef has finally answered the calling of family and home here in Chattanooga. Chef Steve would like to invite you into a dining experience reminiscent of the “Golden Age of Dining”. Make your reservations today and step back into yesteryear at Porter’s Steakhouse.

Happy Hour Specials!

Restaurant and Room Service:

Sunday          7 am - 9 pm
Monday - Thursday          7 am - 10 pm
Friday - Saturday          7 am - 11 pm

Breakfast service begins at 7am every morning

Dinner service begins at 4pm every evening

Lounge Hours:

Sunday          12 pm - 9 pm
Monday -Thursday           11 am - 10 pm
Friday & Saturday          11 am -11 pm

+1(423) 643-1240

Porter's Steakhouse located in the historic Read House Inn & Suites

Welcome to yesteryear; another time and place in downtown Chattanooga. It is with great pleasure that we bring you the latest incarnation of Porter's Steakhouse, one of the best restaurants in the area. Conceived with the 1920's & 30's in mind, Porter's is intended to be a time trip away from modern day cares and back to simpler times. Featuring the finest cuisine in Chattanooga, Porter's has an option for every palate ranging from ocean fresh seafood to finely prepared prime steaks, . In addition to our choice meats, we are always pleased to offer vegetarian fare upon request.

While visiting Porter's make sure to have some of the finest cocktails in Chattanooga. in our beautiful lounge. There's always something going on, be it live music, wine and bourbon tastings or just a great time with good folk..

Bon Apetit!

one of the Best Restaurants downtown