Best American Restaurants in Nashville

Henrietta RedHenrietta Red
(406)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 98 times today
Southside GrillSouthside Grill
(156)
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today
Gray & Dudley at 21cGray & Dudley at 21c
(294)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 46 times today
Sambuca Restaurant - NashvilleSambuca Restaurant - Nashville
(1975)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 48 times today
Nordstrom Grill - The Mall at Green HillsNordstrom Grill - The Mall at Green Hills
(53)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today
Darfons Restaurant and LoungeDarfons Restaurant and Lounge
(126)
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American | Nashville, Nashville
SinemaSinema
(1157)
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 29 times today
Green Hills GrilleGreen Hills Grille
(169)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 33 times today
The Diner - NashvilleThe Diner - Nashville
(342)
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 19 times today
TGI FRIDAYS - Opry MillsTGI FRIDAYS - Opry Mills
(16)
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Union CommonUnion Common
(630)
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American | Midtown, Nashville
Booked 36 times today
360 Bistro360 Bistro
(817)
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American | Belle Meade, Nashville
Booked 12 times today
404 Kitchen404 Kitchen
(805)
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American | The Gulch, Nashville
Booked 71 times today
BrickTop's - Cool SpringsBrickTop's - Cool Springs
(251)
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American | Franklin / Brentwood, Nashville
Booked 34 times today
Adele'sAdele's
(1716)
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American | The Gulch, Nashville
Booked 79 times today
Eastland CafeEastland Cafe
(506)
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American | East Nashville, Nashville
Booked 4 times today
Little OctopusLittle Octopus
(235)
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American | The Gulch, Nashville
Booked 24 times today
Merchant's RestaurantMerchant's Restaurant
(1374)
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American | Downtown, Nashville
Booked 47 times today
Gray's on MainGray's on Main
(758)
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American | Franklin / Brentwood, Nashville
Booked 21 times today
Del Frisco's Grille - NashvilleDel Frisco's Grille - Nashville
(401)
$$$$
American | The Gulch, Nashville
Booked 23 times today

Best Italian Restaurants in Nashville

MotoMoto
(902)
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 66 times today
Mangia NashvilleMangia Nashville
(38)
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 3 times today
Bella NapoliBella Napoli
(182)
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 8 times today
Trattoria Il Mulino - NashvilleTrattoria Il Mulino - Nashville
(867)
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 19 times today
Mirko Pasta - DonelsonMirko Pasta - Donelson
(169)
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today
Amerigo - Cool SpringsAmerigo - Cool Springs
(896)
$$$$
Italian | Franklin / Brentwood, Nashville
Booked 7 times today
Giovanni's Ristorante - Mid TownGiovanni's Ristorante - Mid Town
(610)
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Italian | West End, Nashville
Booked 14 times today
TartufoTartufo
(217)
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Italian | West End, Nashville
Booked 5 times today
Maggiano's - NashvilleMaggiano's - Nashville
(6333)
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Italian | West End, Nashville
Booked 91 times today
Amerigo - West EndAmerigo - West End
(1233)
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Italian | West End, Nashville
Booked 25 times today
Valentino's Ristorante - West EndValentino's Ristorante - West End
(408)
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Italian | West End, Nashville
Booked 4 times today
Nicky's Coal FiredNicky's Coal Fired
(214)
$$$$
Italian | Downtown, Nashville
Booked 9 times today
Bria BistroBria Bistro
(556)
$$$$
Italian | Bellevue, Nashville
Booked 6 times today
Pomodoro EastPomodoro East
(444)
$$$$
Italian | East Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today
Giovanni's West- Belle MeadeGiovanni's West- Belle Meade
(120)
$$$$
Italian | Belle Meade, Nashville
Booked 5 times today

Popular restaurants in Nashville

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Sinema
(276)
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American | Nashville
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(28)
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Cilantro Mexican Grill
(6)
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Urban Grub
(725)
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Southern | Nashville
Josephine
(465)
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Contemporary American | Nashville
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Nashville Restaurants

The Chef and IThe Chef and I
99 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 17 times today

This was my second visit to this location. We went for Sunday brunch. I had a group of 12 and we were all seated promptly. Most of us elected to have the bottomless mimosas. Everyone was pleased with there meal. We will come back often. More

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etc.etc.
644 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 37 times today

Service and food were wonderful! We will be back. Thank you! More

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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - NashvilleJeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Nashville
1042 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 91 times today

Wonderful atmosphere, friendly attentive staff, exquisite food and all around great time! More

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Sperry's Restaurant - Belle MeadeSperry's Restaurant - Belle Meade
982 reviews
$$$$
Steak | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 36 times today

When we got there they asked us if we had reservations, then sat us at a table without asking about what name the reservation was under. More

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Mangia NashvilleMangia Nashville
38 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 3 times today

“Sunday Supper”made for a great Sunday lunch. Everything was delicious as usual. More

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Southside GrillSouthside Grill
156 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today

Best brunch, best bartender Jeni! Bloody Mary’s are amazing! This place is always consistently great! More

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Loveless CafeLoveless Cafe
134 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 27 times today

Comfort food at its best! The biscuits and fried chicken are amazing! More

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Urban GrubUrban Grub
1931 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 76 times today

We normally sit in the bar area. The service is always great and the mgr is great about checking on their guest. More

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Bella NapoliBella Napoli
182 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 8 times today

The food is authentically Italian. It is our goto Italian restaurant when visiting Nashville and reasonably priced. More

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J. Alexander's - White Bridge RoadJ. Alexander's - White Bridge Road
236 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 30 times today

Have been going to J Alexanders for years for their great food and casual ambiance. Get the grilled artichokes. More

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Gray & Dudley at 21cGray & Dudley at 21c
294 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 46 times today

Abby was INCREDIBLE so knowledgeable and helpful. Will definitely be back!!!! More

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Henrietta RedHenrietta Red
406 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 98 times today

The lamb sausage was my favorite! Great food and service More

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Anatolia Turkish RestaurantAnatolia Turkish Restaurant
296 reviews
$$$$
Turkish | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today

First time here and a pleasant surprise. The bread was the best I've ever had. Food was good but a little too much oil. A great place if you're not in a hurry and want good conversation with friends. Servers were very friendly. Planning on going back again. Lunch portions were generous. Restaurant was very clean and plenty of parking. More

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MotoMoto
902 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 66 times today

Food was great. Wonderful selection from pasta to seafood. Great atmosphere. Good service. More

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Sambuca Restaurant - NashvilleSambuca Restaurant - Nashville
1975 reviews
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 48 times today

Great live music. Wonderful ambiance and service. Love this place More

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The Yellow PorchThe Yellow Porch
610 reviews
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Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 13 times today

We have dined at the Yellow Porch for years. Always enjoy it and appreciate the unique menu offerings and accommodating service. More

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MielMiel
591 reviews
$$$$
French American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 5 times today

Our new favorite restaurant. Locally owned with local food sources and a commitment to making the dining experience personalized and excellent. Inventive menu. Friendly staff and owner. Will come back many times. More

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JosephineJosephine
1435 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 49 times today

One of the best restaurants in town. Never disappoints. More

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Morton's The Steakhouse - NashvilleMorton's The Steakhouse - Nashville
1411 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 11 times today

It was our first time there. We were celebrating my wife’s birthday. We loved it! The staff was friendly and went above and beyond our expectations! The steaks were prepared just as we ordered and everything was delicious! Would definitely recommend it for any romantic occasion! More

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Park CafePark Cafe
448 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 3 times today

Excellent service. More

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The Old School Farm To TableThe Old School Farm To Table
396 reviews
$$$$
Farm-to-table | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 4 times today

Interesting and eclectic menu. Delicious cocktails. Lovely atmosphere and surroundings. More

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Green Hills GrilleGreen Hills Grille
169 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 33 times today

GHG had delicious entrees as well as wonderful options for salads, appetizers, and desserts. The service was great too. More

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Chateau WestChateau West
677 reviews
$$$$
French | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 16 times today

All the food was cooked extremely well and tasted very good. Hadn't been there in awhile but we definitely will go there more frequently. More

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Hemingway's Bar and HideawayHemingway's Bar and Hideaway
82 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 28 times today

We had a wonderful experience here on our date night last week! Food and service was fantastic!! Too many things we wanted to try on the menu, so we will definitely be back! More

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Old Hickory Steakhouse at Gaylord OprylandOld Hickory Steakhouse at Gaylord Opryland
1041 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 17 times today

Great meal and sam our waiter was exceptional. Great evening and atmosphere. More

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Trattoria Il Mulino - NashvilleTrattoria Il Mulino - Nashville
867 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 19 times today

Second time we have dined there. Looking for a place close to the Ryman for pre-show dinner. Had excellent service that was unobtrusive. We highly recommend the charred octopus appetizer and the mushroom ravioli. More

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The TreehouseThe Treehouse
62 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 9 times today

an absolute gem of a resturant with both great drinks and great food. Inventive menu and good bar service meant this will be a long memory from our trip to Nashville. A really great find. More

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The Melting Pot - NashvilleThe Melting Pot - Nashville
771 reviews
$$$$
Fondue | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 52 times today

We took our grown sons for dinner and a Preds game. This was their first time to The Melting Pot and we all enjoyed it thoroughly. Our server, Alexis, took great care of us. She was well informed on all of the food choices and made great recommendations for us. More

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M Restaurant and BarM Restaurant and Bar
767 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 9 times today

The food as always is superb. We had the beef short ribs, beet salad, filet, and apple and pear salad. We finished with the Donut Den bread pudding. Excellent as usual. Christian, our server, is always effecient and delightful. Good wine choices. It is our regular spot when we are in Nashville. A lovely, friendly and quiet place to refresh ourselves. More

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City Tap House-NashvilleCity Tap House-Nashville
24 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 17 times today

Great place to eat! Nice bar and very good food. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable and the beer list was top notch. Food came out fast and the place was pretty busy with dinner rush; I was impressed. More

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SinemaSinema
1157 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 29 times today

Great service and ambiance but even better was the flavorful food. More

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Fleming's Steakhouse - NashvilleFleming's Steakhouse - Nashville
921 reviews
$$$$
Steak | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 25 times today

Great food, service and ambience!! More

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Table 3 Restaurant and MarketTable 3 Restaurant and Market
824 reviews
$$$$
French | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 22 times today

The duck confit was incredible. As close to a French bistro as you can get in the South. The menu has amazing wine pairings. More

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Nordstrom Grill - The Mall at Green HillsNordstrom Grill - The Mall at Green Hills
53 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today

Brunswick stew and poutine were specials and were outstanding! More

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Texas de Brazil - NashvilleTexas de Brazil - Nashville
833 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 21 times today

Third time dining with you guys, and it was absolutely as excellent as always! More

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Mirko Pasta - DonelsonMirko Pasta - Donelson
169 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today

Amazingly delicious, fresh authentic Italian cuisine. The entire staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. The service was fast, the prices were very reasonable and the portion sizes were generous. We loved it and will definitely go back. More

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Suzy Wong's House of YumSuzy Wong's House of Yum
1137 reviews
$$$$
Asian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 19 times today

Will not disappoint! Food is creative, healthy and delicious! More

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The Stillery MidtownThe Stillery Midtown
8 reviews
$$$$
Gastro Pub | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 9 times today

Everything was great, other than it was hard to see sitting outside because it was rather dark on the patio (reading the menu was difficult) and our table was very wobbly. Food and service was great! More

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The Diner - NashvilleThe Diner - Nashville
342 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 19 times today

Proximity to the Schermerhorn Symphony made this a great spot for dinner before the concert. The staff was friendly and our meal was very good! More

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City Winery Nashville Barrel Room & RestaurantCity Winery Nashville Barrel Room & Restaurant
476 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 12 times today

Beautiful restaurant w excellent service and food! Group of 8 went for brunch- loved it! Wonderful Bloody Mary's! More

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Capitol Grille - Hermitage Hotel - NashvilleCapitol Grille - Hermitage Hotel - Nashville
1610 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 22 times today

We had 11:00 brunch on Sunday before a 1:00 TPAC show. The service was wonderful, the food was spectacular, and the atmosphere was perfect. We had a lovely, relaxing morning before the show. It was perfect! More

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Opry Backstage Grill at The Inn at OprylandOpry Backstage Grill at The Inn at Opryland
229 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today

Our group was there to see Frank Myers perform. The food was delicious. I will return. More

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Champions - Marriott Airport NashvilleChampions - Marriott Airport Nashville
47 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville

Sunday buffet brunch was good. Lunch and breakfast items with lots of choices and an omelet/waffle station. More

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TGI FRIDAYS - Opry MillsTGI FRIDAYS - Opry Mills
16 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville

We had a GREAT meal here. The staff was amazing and food just as good. Was a wonderful ending to our weekend trip to Nashville! More

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Cilantro Mexican GrillCilantro Mexican Grill
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$$$$
Mexican | Nashville, Nashville

Nashville's Newest Mexican Grill and Tequila Bar. Join us for authentic and delicious cuisine and refreshing scratch made cocktails. Did someone say Margaritas?More

Smokies BBQSmokies BBQ
3 reviews
$$$$
Barbecue | Nashville, Nashville

Just wonderful and don't neglect any of the sides left with biggest smile More

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M Market and DeliM Market and Deli
Reviews Coming Soon
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville

Come visit us in Cummins Station for custom cuts of meat, artesian cheeses, a daily cheese tray, delicious breakfast and lunch, takeout, coffee bar, smoothies and milk shakes.More

White Castle - HermitageWhite Castle - Hermitage
Reviews Coming Soon
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American | Nashville, Nashville

Prepare yourself for a one day only Castle experience! With the sweet scent of sliders steaming in the air, the romantic environment makes for an evening of delicious dining, complete with tableside service and an exclusive menu. It's the same exceptional crave-tastic cuisine, but with an oh-so-steamy twist that'll give you all the heart-eyed emojis.

So go ahead and give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on the 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We're. Getting. Sliders.

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"I only have fries for you"
"Mozzstix & chill?"
"You're my crave-orite"
"I'd put a Chicken Ring on it"
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White Castle - Nashville - Dickerson PikeWhite Castle - Nashville - Dickerson Pike
Reviews Coming Soon
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American | Nashville, Nashville

Prepare yourself for a one day only Castle experience! With the sweet scent of sliders steaming in the air, the romantic environment makes for an evening of delicious dining, complete with tableside service and an exclusive menu. It's the same exceptional crave-tastic cuisine, but with an oh-so-steamy twist that'll give you all the heart-eyed emojis.

So go ahead and give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on the 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We're. Getting. Sliders.

P.S. Here are a few lines to help set the mood - FREE OF CHARGE:

"I only have fries for you"
"Mozzstix & chill?"
"You're my crave-orite"
"I'd put a Chicken Ring on it"
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White Castle - Nashville - Charlotte AveWhite Castle - Nashville - Charlotte Ave
Reviews Coming Soon
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today

Prepare yourself for a one day only Castle experience! With the sweet scent of sliders steaming in the air, the romantic environment makes for an evening of delicious dining, complete with tableside service and an exclusive menu. It's the same exceptional crave-tastic cuisine, but with an oh-so-steamy twist that'll give you all the heart-eyed emojis.

So go ahead and give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on the 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We're. Getting. Sliders.

P.S. Here are a few lines to help set the mood - FREE OF CHARGE:

"I only have fries for you"
"Mozzstix & chill?"
"You're my crave-orite"
"I'd put a Chicken Ring on it"
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White Castle - Nashville - Nolensville RdWhite Castle - Nashville - Nolensville Rd
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American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today

Prepare yourself for a one day only Castle experience! With the sweet scent of sliders steaming in the air, the romantic environment makes for an evening of delicious dining, complete with tableside service and an exclusive menu. It's the same exceptional crave-tastic cuisine, but with an oh-so-steamy twist that'll give you all the heart-eyed emojis.

So go ahead and give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on the 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We're. Getting. Sliders.

P.S. Here are a few lines to help set the mood - FREE OF CHARGE:

"I only have fries for you"
"Mozzstix & chill?"
"You're my crave-orite"
"I'd put a Chicken Ring on it"
More

Hachland HillHachland Hill
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Southern | Nashville, Nashville

Just 25 minutes from downtown Nashville, you will find the perfect combination of serenity and sophistication at Hachland Hill. The rustic charm of Hachland Hill, a family-run dining inn and retreat center for 25 years, is the ideal location for your next overnight stay, family reunion, business retreat, wedding, banquet or other exclusive gathering. With the convenience of the Nashville airport only 25 minutes away, you will immediately relax into the peaceful atmosphere offered by Hachland’s 90 acres of wooded hills, comfortable gathering spaces and delicious southern cuisine originated by Phila Hach.More

Nashville Diners' Choice Winners

Nashville's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
The Chef and IThe Chef and I
99 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 17 times today

This was my second visit to this location. We went for Sunday brunch. I had a group of 12 and we were all seated promptly. Most of us elected to have the bottomless mimosas. Everyone was pleased with there meal. We will come back often. More

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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - NashvilleJeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Nashville
1042 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 91 times today

Wonderful atmosphere, friendly attentive staff, exquisite food and all around great time! More

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etc.etc.
644 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 37 times today

Service and food were wonderful! We will be back. Thank you! More

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Sperry's Restaurant - Belle MeadeSperry's Restaurant - Belle Meade
982 reviews
$$$$
Steak | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 36 times today

When we got there they asked us if we had reservations, then sat us at a table without asking about what name the reservation was under. More

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Loveless CafeLoveless Cafe
134 reviews
$$$$
Southern | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 27 times today

Comfort food at its best! The biscuits and fried chicken are amazing! More

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Southside GrillSouthside Grill
156 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 2 times today

Best brunch, best bartender Jeni! Bloody Mary’s are amazing! This place is always consistently great! More

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Henrietta RedHenrietta Red
406 reviews
$$$$
American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 98 times today

The lamb sausage was my favorite! Great food and service More

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MielMiel
591 reviews
$$$$
French American | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 5 times today

Our new favorite restaurant. Locally owned with local food sources and a commitment to making the dining experience personalized and excellent. Inventive menu. Friendly staff and owner. Will come back many times. More

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Mangia NashvilleMangia Nashville
38 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 3 times today

“Sunday Supper”made for a great Sunday lunch. Everything was delicious as usual. More

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Anatolia Turkish RestaurantAnatolia Turkish Restaurant
296 reviews
$$$$
Turkish | Nashville, Nashville
Booked 1 time today

First time here and a pleasant surprise. The bread was the best I've ever had. Food was good but a little too much oil. A great place if you're not in a hurry and want good conversation with friends. Servers were very friendly. Planning on going back again. Lunch portions were generous. Restaurant was very clean and plenty of parking. More

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