About

The Big Porch RestaurantThe Big Porch is a restaurant and bar in Monteagle, Tennessee, just off Interstate 24, Exit 134, between Nashville and Chattanooga. It is minutes from Sewanee – The University of the South. When you visit The Big Porch, you’ll find a big selection of craft beers on tap and beers in bottles, a menu of comfort foods with big taste, and friends and neighbors with big hearts. Bring your big appetite and get comfortable, either on the porch, in the Burlap Bar, or in the family dining area. At The Big Porch, you can always expect…

Good food. Cold beer. Free advice.

We want our guests to relax, have fun, and feel at home. That means friendly doggies (on leashes, please) are welcome on the porch.

What else is going on?

Also in this area, you’ll find some of the best hiking in the eastern United States, waterfalls, caves, and walking paths from Sewanee to Monteagle, Tracy City and beyond. Tour the campus of Sewanee – The University of the South, shop in unique stores, and check out the wonderful accommodations from cabins to elegant bed-and-breakfast lodging.

Y’all come see us!