The Best Brunch Restaurants in Nashville

The OpenTable Team

Nashville is a place that people associate with nonstop fun. The town has countless country music venues, wholesome attractions like the Nashville Zoo, and tons of incredible restaurants. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Welcome to our Tastemaker List, where we’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the best brunch spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. There are tons of eateries in town that serve morning meals each weekend with boozy cocktails and both sweet and savory options. Perfect to jumpstart the day or cure hangover, these spots are the place to go in Nashville for a great brunch.

Restaurants:Maggiano's - Nashville, Sopapilla's, Giovanni's Ristorante - Mid Town
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Italian, Mexican / Southwestern
Neighborhoods:West End, Franklin / Brentwood

Maggiano's - Nashville

$$$$·Italian·
West End
8,694 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Romantic
When it comes to Italian restaurants that serve brunch in Nashville, Maggiano's tops the list. This outpost of a restaurant originally in NYC offers an Italian-focused brunch menuRead more
97% recommended
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Sopapilla's

$$$$·Mexican / Southwestern·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,138 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
Tex Mex brunch is the specialty of the house at Sopapillas, located in the upscale suburb Franklin. Want something brunchy, even though Sopapillas specializes in tacos and enchiladRead more
93% recommended
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Giovanni's Ristorante - Mid Town

$$$$·Italian·
West End
1,116 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
People in Nashville love Giovanni's for their excellent Italian food. It may also feel surprising that Giovanni's offers some of the best brunch in Nashville. To sample the best brRead more
86% recommended
Notable Wine List in Nashville

The Yellow Porch

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Nashville
1,211 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
The Yellow Porch in Berry Hill is a neighborhood classic. During weekend brunch, try house favorites like the Yellow Porch Reuben: corned beef, Swiss cheese, and Thousand Island drRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Nashville

Trattoria Il Mulino - Nashville

$$$$·Italian·
Nashville
2,182 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
Brunch is all the rage in NYC. It's no surprise, then, that Il Mulino brought that brunch craze with them to Nashville. The outpost of this NYC Italian restaurant is a hot spot forRead more
93% recommended
Notable Wine List in Nashville

The Palm Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,298 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
For the best steak in Nashville, consider heading to the Palm. And for the best brunch in Nashville on Saturdays, consider heading to the Palm! This famous steakhouse chain offers Read more

Mason's at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

$$$$·Southern·
West End
258 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
Southern food makes for great breakfast dishes. That is why Mason's, at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel, offers some of the best brunch in Nashville. Head to Mason's to eat things like Read more
83% recommended
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Sinema

$$$$·American·
Nashville
2,386 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
Locals will say that for the best brunch in Nashville, book a table at Sinema. This movie-themed spot offers a beautiful art deco interior and unforgettably delicious food. Their tRead more
95% recommended
American in Nashville
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Butcher & Bee - Nashville

$$$$·Contemporary American·
East Nashville
616 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Authentic
Butcher & Bee has locations in both Charleston, SC, and Nashville, but the Nashville location shines for its brunch. On the menu, expect to find dishes like avocado crispy rice, loRead more
Great for Brunch in Nashville
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Nada - Nashville

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Downtown
786 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
For a brunch with a Mexican twist, choose to dine at Nada. This cafe is near Vanderbilt, which means they are conveniently close to the best attractions in town. The brunch menu isRead more
93% recommended
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Table 3 Restaurant and Market

$$$$·French·
Nashville
997 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
Table 3 undisputedly has some of the best breakfast options in Nashville. Located in the upscale suburban area of Green Hills, Table 3's brunch menu has things like brioche French Read more
91% recommended
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Pinewood Social

$$$$·American·
Tennessee
2 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
  • Afternoon Tea
Brunch can be all about fun. That's why Pinewood Social is a beloved spot for brunching in Nashville. This restaurant is part eatery and part bowling alley—but the food is here is Read more
100% recommended
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Pfunky Griddle

$$$$·American·
Nashville
Can't decide whether to cook or to go out to brunch? Do both at Pfunky Griddle, which is known for serving some of the best breakfast in Nashville. At Pfunky Griddle in Berry Hill,Read more
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Pancake Pantry

$$$$·American·
Gatlinburg
Do not feel put off by the line that is perpetually outside of Pancake Pantry. The only reason that it is there is because the Pancake Pantry undoubtedly serves some of the best brRead more
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Monells Of Franklin

$$$$·Southern·
Franklin / Brentwood
Ready to try a real country breakfast in the Music City? Then eating at Monnell's. is a must There is no dispute that Monnell's has some of the best breakfasts in Nashville. Come sRead more
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Tavern -Nashville

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
West End
Aptly named, Tavern is a gastro style pub in Midtown that excels when it comes to cocktails and brunch. The restaurant received awards from many local publications for having the bRead more
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