BOOK & JOIN
Snag Your Session
We're so glad you're ready to come see us!
We offer sessions in our cat lounge with our sweet cafe cats. We offer walk-ins during the week, but recommend reservations on the weekend.
We always recommend you reserve your time with the cats, to lock-in your quality time!
Need To Knows
Important information that protects our cats and you:
Because of current COVID guidelines, we are required to have a max of 14 People In the cafe at a time.
WE DO NOT GIVE REFUNDS FOR RESERVATIONS PAID ONLINE AS OF NOV. 2021. No exceptions. We use an online booking service that keeps fees, so when refunds are given, it's a loss for our rescue and small business. If you want to come but can't fully commit, give us a call, and we will add you to the schedule to pay when you get here, so that there is no loss on either end.
Sessions are generally an hour long, but you are welcomed to stay as long as you'd like if we're not at capacity the following hour(s).
We recommend reservations but happily accept walk-ins.
Be prepared to sign an electronic waiver upon entry.
After 30 minutes of delay, your reservation will be forfeited, but can be rescheduled within 30 days!
We know things happen, but we recommend you being early for your bookings!
We are now family-friendly and allow children in the cat lounge at all hours!
Please be prepared to fill out a minor waiver for your child (age 2+) and consider engaging in our cat petting exercise to see if they are a good fit for our space!
If you have a child younger than 2 years, please give us a call. We can figure out a solution together!
Please contact us by email if you cannot make reservations 24 hours prior to reservation time.
Become a Member
Is it getting harder and harder to say goodbye to the sweetest cats in Knoxville? We came up with a solution so you could say "hello" more!
The 9 Lives Club offers you:
Unlimited Access to the Cafe each month!
20% off Official Scruffy's Merchandise
20% off Food & Drinks!
Wanna Bring the Kiddos?
Children are always welcomed! We pride ourselves on being a family-friendly place, and understand adoption involves the whole family!
Kids will be required to join in a cat-care exercise for safety, where they will practice with a stuffed animal before-hand. Waivers will also need to be signed. We recommend practicing at home as well!
Parents will be responsible for the safety of their children, and the well-being of the cats.
Any other questions? Call us. (865) 540-6955
Planning a Party?
Every major and minor event in your life is better celebrated with cats. Get a promotion? Quit a job you hated? Getting married or turning a year older? We want to celebrate with you.
Groups of 7 or more are required to book as a private event. Groups can book after our 7 PM closing time starting out at
$120 / hour. Groups can also book during our business hours, but must book out the cost of the entire hour. For more information and options on private parties,
click the button below.