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Discover Chattanooga’s First Rooftop Cocktail Lounge
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Welcome toWhiskey Thief Chattanooga

Ingrained in the fabric of distilling history, a whiskey thief is the Master Distiller’s most critical tool. As the name implies, this tool “steals'' a sample of a whiskey batch straight from the barrel and then releases it into a cup. Whiskey Thief Chattanooga is named after this iconic tool and strives to celebrate Tennessee through the artful delivery of its signature spirit. We invite you to enjoy an unforgettable cocktail experience at the only rooftop bar in Chattanooga.

21+ Only


Spirits &
small plates

Distinguished among other bars in Chattanooga, Whiskey Thief offers the highest quality cocktails, libations, and bites. Our menu will change seasonally so we can ensure the freshest ingredients.

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Come outand Play

  • Monday - Thursday, 4pm-11pm 
  • Friday, 4pm-midnight 
  • Saturday, 2pm-midnight
  • Sunday, 2pm-9pm 


Walk In

Our indoor/outdoor seating is first come, first served. Please note, we do not take reservations. Whiskey Thief is 21+ Only.

How We Raise The Bar The Proof is in the Cocktail

A true celebration of Tennessee’s signature spirit, we have an arsenal of over 100 kinds of whiskey to stir up an Old Fashioned, or ask one of our master mixologists to craft a signature concoction that's all our own.

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How We Raise The Bar Rise Above Chattanooga

We take our title as “Chattanooga’s First True Rooftop Cocktail Lounge” very seriously. At the very top of The Edwin Hotel, experience the city like never before.

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How We Raise The Bar Let’s Make Tonight Unforgettable

We value experience over dollars so you won’t find yourself stacked shoulder to shoulder with other patrons like other bars in Chattanooga. Rather, our guests are afforded the space to have an authentic and memorable cocktail experience.

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Meetings and Events Reimagined

Located at what’s set to become the city’s most sought-after address for weddings and social events, our rooftop bar and meeting space boasts sweeping views of the Tennessee River and Chattanooga’s North Shore.

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The Scenic City’s Best Address

Whiskey Thief overlooks three of Chattanooga’s most sought-after destinations—the Hunter Museum of American Art, the historic Walnut Street Bridge, and the Bluff View Art District. As the sun dips behind the horizon, join us for a drink and the best seat in the city.