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Nearby Restaurants in Nashville

Get excited for a Southern-influenced and not-to-miss restaurant scene in Nashville, TN. Filled with crispy hot chicken, delicious mac n’ cheese loaded fries, tender pork ragu and sweet treats, you’ll finish each day feeling full and satisfied. From fine dining, to casual spots and breweries, you’ll find plenty of options for whatever vibe or food you’re craving. 

Looking for a true-to-Nashville bar? Swing on over to Robert’s Western World, where you’ll enjoy local brews and cocktails, alongside seven-days-a-week live honky tonk music performances. 

Here’s five of the best restaurants and bars, to inspire your food adventures in Nashville, TN. 


Baked on 8th

Every dessert person’s dream – Baked on 8th offers visitors a variety of sweet treats all in one place. From scones, muffins and bread to brownies and bars, the bakers here keep locals and travelers alike on their toes with delicious new flavors daily.

If you find yourself in Nashville for an event or special celebration, Baked on 8th also offers custom cookies and cakes, just be sure to order four weeks in advance.  

Insider Tip

Their goods are Vegan and gluten-free friendly. 

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Rolf and Daughters

If you’re looking for a restaurant as vibey as it is delicious, Rolf and Daughters is your spot. Set in a chic, industrial-feeling space with plenty of bar seats and a spacious outdoor patio, you’ll find incredible new American food and inventive cocktails everywhere you look.

The small plates and shareables are particularly exciting – we recommend ordering one of pretty much everything. Make sure to save room for dessert, and trust us on this one, it has to be the sourdough ice cream. 

Insider Tip

Worth making a reservation if communal tables aren’t your thing.  

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Poppy & Peep

Bonbons and chocolate bars steal the show at Poppy & Peep. A father and daughter duo opened this mega-popular chocolate shop, which also features a mini-factory where they create all of their confections. Everyone will find a treat to love here, from inventively flavored, melt-in-your-mouth bonbons to hibiscus and pomegranate white chocolate.

Take a look at their Bon Bon Flavor Guide before you go or simply let your heart lead the way once you arrive. Poppy & Peep also sells chocolate on their website so you can satisfy your cravings long after you’ve left Nashville.

Insider Tip

 Not a chocolate fan? Grab a jar of their Bourbon Caramel Sauce for a different kind of sweet treat.

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Hattie B’s

Whether you’ve been to Nashville or not, chances are you’ve heard of Nashville hot chicken. Treat yourself to some of the best at Hattie Bs’s. Hot chicken is freshly fried chicken with seasoning that’s both a little spicy and a little sweet. At Hattie B’s, you can opt for a sandwich piled high with chicken, slaw, and more, or go for a plate where the chicken can be the star of the show. 

Add a cold drink to your order to cool off between bites, and don’t forget Hattie B’s Dirty Bird Fries, topped with pimento mac and cheese, dark meat tender bites, and Nashville Comeback Sauce.

Insider Tip

Make sure to be there right when they open to beat the line.

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Robert’s Western World

It’s not a trip to Nashville without a honky tonk bar. But if you only have time to visit one, make it Robert’s Western World. This historic bar is well known in the honky tonk world for its traditional country music, wide range of beer, and great food straight off the grill. Since it also sits beside Ryman Auditorium, you’ll be hard pressed to find a bar more authentic to the Music City experience. 

There’s no such thing as a week day at Robert’s Western World, as musicians take the stage seven days a week. No matter when you’re in Nashville, be sure to stop by for a boot stomping good time.

Insider Tip

This honky tonk operates as a boot store by day. Grab a pair before you sit down for some live music.

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