Hot chicken joints are a classic Nashville invention. Apart from this, fine dining and gourmet food prepared by expert chefs is also available. Watch and explore the tastes and sights in this wonderful city as you go on to enjoy the food scene here. With award winning chefs and plenty of food festivals, foodies will simply love Nashville.
Map Showing the Best Restaurants in Nashville
City House Nashville- Perfect Place to Enjoy a Cuppa
One of South’s most well known restaurants, this Nashville Germantown eatery is a cut above the rest. Don’t miss out on specialities such as root bayer cake filled with butter-milk or local chicken livers drowned in red onion sauce. Cocktails here are customized to suit preferences of customers but signature drinks such as Kubric are a delight for those who enjoy their drinks. This restaurant is open from 5 to 10 pm and mains here cost between USD 9 to 24.
Address - 1222, 4th Avenue North, Nashville, TN
Merchant’s Restaurant- Top Bar, Good Food
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Another beautiful choice for those who crave ambiance and good food all in one go is the Merchant’s Restaurant. Located in the center of the District, this bistro is known for its swanky decor and delicious food. Don’t miss out on the pepper steak and chicken-Louis, a speciality. From casual to more intricate dishes, the menu here is really varied. Mains here are anywhere between USD 20 to 35. This restaurant is open from 11 in the morning to 11 in the night Mondays to Thursdays, till midnight on Fridays and Saturdays and from 4 to 9 pm on Sundays.
Address - 401, Broadway, Nashville, TN
Telephone - 16152541892
Family Wash- Gastropub with a Difference
Located in East Nashville, Greenwood Avenue, this restaurant is a gastropub where you get the classic shepherd’s pie and good drinks. Live musical performances set the ball rolling and you can enjoy a good meal here anytime from 6 pm to 12 in the night Tuesdays to Saturdays. Mains here cost anywhere from USD 9 to 15.
Address - 2083, Greenwood Avenue, Nashville, TN
Margot Cafe- A Place for the Best Ravioli in Town
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This East Side restaurant is known for its classic French fare and Italian cuisine. This small eatery has a cosy feel and a pleasant atmosphere apart from mouth watering dishes that are truly value for money. Another highlight of these restaurants is that the menu changes every day. From ravioli to braised lamb, you get amazing dishes here. The restaurant is functional from 6 to 10 in the evening Tuesdays to Saturdays and brunch from 11:00 to 2:00 on Sundays.
Address - 1017, Woodland Street, Nashville, TN
Telephone - 16152274668
Monell’s- Haven for Southern Food
This restaurant is an all you can eat buffet system for a reasonable sum of USD 16. The restaurant is open from 10:30 in the morning to 2 pm Mondays to Fridays. It is open from 8:30 in the morning to 1 pm on Saturdays and 4 pm on Sundays. In the evenings, Monell’s is open from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm Tuesday to Saturday. From catfish to classic Southern comfort food, there is something for everyone here.
Address - 1235, 6th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee
Marche Artisan Foods- Dishes of Pure Delight
This roomy bistro is a paradise for vegans who love their gnocchi and brioche (cinnamon, of course) crafted from fresh local ingredients. Sweet corn and light soups are also available. Don’t miss out on the awesome French and Italian food here. Mains cost between USD 9 to 16. Restaurant is open from 8 in the morning to 9pm Tuesdays to Saturdays and till 4 pm on Sundays.
Address - 1000 Main Street, Nashville, TN
Al Taglio- Roman type Pizzeria with Plenty of Goodies
This Rome style pizzeria is superb and when in Rome….order a pizza. The chef Max Knoepful has styled the dishes here and this 36 seater dining space has a wonderful cade and bar with the best brew and cocktails to suit every palate.
Address - 321 5th Ave. South Nashville, TN-37203
Telephone Number - 6154011390
Fido- An Amazing Coffeehouse
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Striking a fine balance between an eatery and a coffeehouse, Fido’s is the favorite haunt of none other than gifted American songstress Taylor Swift. This has breakfast menu which is open all day long and you can really enjoy more than a cuppa or two in the plush surroundings.This eatery is open all 7 days of the week from 7 in the morning to 11 in the evening.
Address - 1812, 21st Avenue, South, Nashville TN-37212
Telephone Number - 6157773436