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Urban Grub

4.7
2181 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Southern
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Urban Grub is a casual fine dining bar and eatery located in a renovated carwash in Nashville’s iconic 12 South district.

The design of the restaurant features a rustic elegance, filled with custom woodwork, stone fireplaces and rounded booths tucked in intimate corners. Urban Grub offers both indoor and outdoor seating with a combination of the two in the beer garden, accompanied a view of the restaurant’s meat curing room, as well as a covered gazebo for larger parties.

From the inviting indoor-outdoor atmosphere to the elevated Southern cuisine of fresh seafood, house-made charcuterie, and prime dry-aged steaks, the experience is unforgettable.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Southern, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Tue–Thu 5:00 pm–12:00 am
Fri 5:00 pm–1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am–1:00 am
Sun 11:00 am–12:00 am
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Phone number
(615) 679-9342
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Edgar Pendley
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Parking details
We offer complementary valet, don't worry about finding a place to park.
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Beer Garden, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access

Private Dining

Stuffy upscale is out…..ethnic, healthy, casual and pick-up is in, which makes Urban Grub the next big star on the Nashville dining scene. Host your next event with us and experience all this and more; mingle with your guests and enjoy an evening of delicious cuisine and superb service.

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Specials

Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Bring Mom out to an all you can eat spread of fresh oysters, charcuterie, crab legs, southern shrimp & grits and many other delicious dishes.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

What 2181 People Are Saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.6
food
4.6
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 2 days ago

Amazing food and great service!

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4.0Dined 2 days ago

Went to celebrate my stepsons Washington DC internship. Great experience. Food and service outstanding. Noisy but fun atmosphere

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

We loved Urban Grub! The food was excellent and our server Jenna was the best!

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4.0Dined 3 days ago

Great service. Food is overall excellent except lobster cannelloni. Best banana pudding ever! Was disappointed that we were seated in the back room near a very noisy loud party. Also our table initially was not level and we were immediately moved over one table. Still would return! Love Urban Grub!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Everything about this place was awesome. It was recommended to us by 3 different friends and people i work with. It was excellent in every way and will be going back.

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

We are relocating from LA to Nashville and stumbled across Urban Grub and decided to make it our spot for our anniversary. Being new to the area, we aren’t familiar with restaurant scene but thoroughly enjoyed our time at dinner seated next to the beautiful outdoor fireplace and will be back!
Wait staff was fantastic, as was the music. The GM even came over to check on us to see how our experience was going. Well done UG

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

The food was fantastic best experience at a restaurant ever. I only wish that my neighbors had been there to experience it.

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

We loved it!

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4.0Dined 5 days ago

Had a great evening celebrating a birthday!

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4.0Dined 6 days ago

All was great but smoking at the bar is allowed??? We were shocked that 2 people were allowed to smoke indoors.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

Went there to celebrate my sisters birthday and James treated us like kings and queens. The food was amazing.

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4.0Dined 7 days ago

Great service, good food - noisier than expected but otherwise great

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

It was great from the moment we hit the door until we left!

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

From beginning to end a great experience thanks to our server Erica. Her enthusiasm and recommendations were spot on. The finishing touch was her serenade of opera and pop that was spectacular. Just an over-all great experience in part to the unbelievable service.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Friendly staff. Great food. I plan to return

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

I went with my parents. None of us had been there before. Food and service were great! Their charcuterie and seafood bar was great, very fresh and with a good assortment.
Service was great too. Very accommodating and friendly.
I will definitely go back!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

The Sunday Seafood Brunch is 2nd to none. There are two options for the buffet which makes it well worth your experience.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Wonderful food and service. We were visiting Nashville from out of town. Our Uber driver recommended the restaurant. We all loved it.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

We enjoyed great conversation with extended family that we haven’t seen in quite some time, prior to having tickets to Zanies. Very enjoyable experience, great appetizers and drinks, however our waiter seemed to be reading a script quickly and mumbled, which made it difficult to hear all that he said.

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4.0Dined on April 14, 2018

One of my favorite places in Nashville. Always good service and you cannot beat the food! The Filet is to die for. We were able to sit outside and it was a wonderful atmosphere!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

The filet was cooked to perfection! I highly recommend this place! It was our favorite meal during over visit to Nashville!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Always a wonderful experience with the awesome staff & super delicious food!!!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

We had company from out of state, and wanted to make sure we ate before hitting the bars on Saturday afternoon. I made reservations a week in advance for 5 of us.
We were seated immediately upon arrival, but at a small booth that was probably made for 4. It was tight, to say the least.
The first round of Bloody Marys was perfect. The second was overloaded with chunky horseradish. Not good.
Among the 5 of us we had Hot Chicken and Waffles, Hot Chicken Sandwiches, the Tennessee Hot Brown, and the Brunch Enchilada. The Hot Brown and the Waffle were great. Everything else - so/so. The Hot Chicken was basically a Buffalo Chicken Tender - definitely not Nashville Hot Chicken, which disappointed our visitors.
We did not do the buffet, which looked awesome, but no one was hungry enough to justify the price.
The wait staff works in teams, so there's always someone around if you need anything.
We probably should have asked for a better table, and now I know about the chicken so I can set expectations.
I'd come back and recommend others give it a shot.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Took a friend from out of town and she loved it. The food and atmosphere were great.

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Good food, always reliable. You owe it to yourself to try the pork chop. Plenty of options for both drinks and food. Service is always great. From my experience, it is not a quiet restaurant, but we were sat in the middle of the restaurant.

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5.0Dined on April 12, 2018

You will NEVER be disappointed here. The food and service are excellent. Very cool building and atmosphere. Great charcuterie made onsite. The meats and seafood are amazing. Ask for Zander---will provide you great service and dining experience!

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5.0Dined on April 12, 2018

Waitress was amazing and food was excellent

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Exceptional, as always. We were there celebrating our daughter’s 16th birthday and had a fabulous experience. Exquisite food, great atmosphere, and Adam was terrific. We love Urban Grub!

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4.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Our group had a wonderful dinner at Urban Grub on April 10th. The service was outstanding and the food delicious. We came from out of town coming here on a recommendation of some friends. They were right - it was a great place. We arrived a little early but we were seated right away, which was nice. The oysters on the half shell were very fresh and tasty, the wedge salad had its own twist of caramelized onions (so good), the double cut pork chop was huge and amazing. All the starters, salads and meats were thoroughly enjoyed by our group. The one exception was the Lobster BLT Flatbread starter. It was very disappointing. All in all, we had a very nice dinner here and would recommend it!

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Meal was great. Service was fantastic. Star was our server and she did a great job.

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2.0Dined on April 8, 2018

The deep fried breaded pork appetizer was horrible and the shrimp and grits was so rich, it was almost inedible. We should have ordered items that were recommended from Open Table customers instead of taking the advice of our server. When we didn't finish the appetizer, he never asked us why and he pretty much disappeared. Very disappointing.

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1.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Horrible service. I was dining by myself. Server never check on my until he brought the check. On top of that, he and another server were making fun of people dinning solo

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Living in the neighborhood, always a great spot to walk to in Nashville and take our guests when they are visiting. Food was amazing - from the squash omelette to the pancakes to the cheese grits.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

The service was fast. The food was delicious and the ambiance was fun.

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Grits are great...I find the rest of the food to be pretty average. Service is hit or miss...didn’t have a great experience at the most recent brunch

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Birthday dinner after our first visit to the Grand old Opery

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

This is one of the best restaurants that I have ever been too! It had a cozy feel, incredible service and some of the best food and drinks I have ever had!

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

This was my first time to dine at Urban Grub per recommendations of other friends. We gathered to celebrate a friend and her new husband. Food, service, and atmosphere were great! I highly recommend getting a reservation (which we did) or you will have a long wait. Definitely a place I will visit again when I am in Nashville.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Double cut pork chop and vanilla bean donuts were the bomb. Cant wait to try their brunch.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food was great! The only thing that I didn't like, was that I made a reservation and was seated in the bar area. It was pretty loud, and was seated by a large window and the sun was in our eyes for a bit. If I was not going to be seated in the dining room area, I would've liked to know ahead of time, and probably would've gone somewhere else.

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