85 Nashville Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:Jimmy Kelly's Steakhouse, Mere Bulles, Del Frisco's Grille - Nashville
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Steakhouse, Contemporary American
Neighborhoods:West End, Franklin / Brentwood, The Gulch
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Jimmy Kelly's Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West End
6,117 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Husband’s birthday
118 people mentioned the Baked Potato

Mere Bulles

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Franklin / Brentwood
3,900 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Friendly greeting, quick response to seating, server was great, coffee rubbed steak special was very good. It was quiet enough to conduct a dinner meeting. Recommend.
Contemporary American in Nashville
117 people mentioned the Crab Bisque

Del Frisco's Grille - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
The Gulch
1,567 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
Steaks were somewhat overcooked
30 people mentioned the Egg Roll

Nada - Nashville

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Downtown
914 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
  • Tapas
I always love Nada! Great drinks, great food, but I wish the portions were a bit bigger. Maybe having the street tacos come with 3 per order instead of 2? Or maybe having larger poRead more
10 people mentioned the Carne Asada
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Adele's

$$$$·American·
The Gulch
3,658 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Simply outstanding
American in Nashville
102 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Etch

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
6,253 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
The food at Etch is amazing and the menu changes frequently. I highly recommend
Best Service in Nashville
357 people mentioned the Roasted Cauliflower
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The Palm Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
4,275 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Our waiter Brent was so awesome!
61 people mentioned the Steak Lobster
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Urban Grub

$$$$·Southern·
Nashville
3,828 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great food and service. Caleb and John took good care of us. It was nice sitting outside by a heater. We enjoyed everything.
Best Food in Nashville
180 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Midtown Cafe

$$$$·Southern·
West End
2,914 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
First time here and loved it. Brian was awesome. Will definitely be back.
Best Value in Nashville
124 people mentioned the Artichoke Soup

Morton's The Steakhouse - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Nashville
2,098 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
It was great to sit and enjoy company and not feel rushed.
18 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Nashville
4,588 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great restaurant for any occasion. We had a pre-theatre dinner and everything was timely and tasty! Loved the Oysters Rockefeller and Filet Mignon with Onion Bacon Jam. We love Read more
Best Overall in Nashville
48 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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Chauhan Ale & Masala House

$$$$·Indian·
The Gulch
3,353 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Great service and great food
Fit for Foodies in Nashville
100 people mentioned the Masala

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West End
1,836 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Wonderful as usual! Thanks!
Special Occasion in Nashville
12 people mentioned the Petite Filet

Rodizio Grill The Brazilian Steak House

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Downtown
2,755 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
Great, friendly staff. Excellent food. Always a great time.
40 people mentioned the Grilled Pineapple
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The Chef and I

$$$$·Contemporary American·
The Gulch
2,050 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Everything was excellent! We really enjoyed sitting at the counter and watching food preparation.
Notable Wine List in Nashville
11 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Chateau West

$$$$·French·
Nashville
1,519 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
This is a very good restaurant and the service is excellent consistently.
29 people mentioned the French Onion Soup

Ludlow & Prime

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,170 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Business Meals
  • Bar Seating
Waitress was super nice but food was not served to entire table at one time. Had to ask for steak knives opposed to using butter knives. Surprised a restaurant of that caliber doRead more
Great for Lunch in Nashville
12 people mentioned the Hush Puppies

360 Bistro

$$$$·American·
Belle Meade
1,318 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
Great visit to 360, as always! We loved the tuna tartare, sticky toffee pudding, and salmon. The squash bisque and mahi special were nice additions. Great wine menu as well.
Best Overall in Nashville
10 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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The Mockingbird Nashville

$$$$·Contemporary American·
The Gulch
1,875 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Brunch
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
The food was great! The atmosphere and service was wonderful! We had a very enjoyable brunch !
Great for Brunch in Nashville
18 people mentioned the Grilled Cheese
Table for 2 today

Wild Ginger - Franklin

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,162 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
First time going and the food and drinks were excellent. The Hostess was nice but addressed as "Hey Guys...your table is ready" and the Bartender brought the wrong cocktail and it Read more
7 people mentioned the Edamame

The Honeysuckle

$$$$·Southern·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,370 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Cozy
The food and service were excellent!
Southern in Nashville
27 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

Connors Steak & Seafood- Cool Springs

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Franklin / Brentwood
2,901 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for a Date
Great food and experience every time. Best value for a steak in Franklin!
Steakhouse in Nashville
53 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Bob's Steak & Chop House - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
2,521 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
The filet was to die for, the asparagus was burnt, otherwise i would have given 5 stars.. but I highly recommend Bob's when you are in Nashville.. YOLO
Notable Wine List in Nashville
27 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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The Yellow Porch

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Nashville
1,333 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
All of the dishes we ordered were excellent. The lamb meatballs were a hit as well as the celery bleu cheese soup. Our server, Todd, was a highlight of the evening offering some exRead more
Best Value in Nashville
33 people mentioned the Paella

Loveless Cafe

$$$$·Southern·
Nashville
1,107 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Comfort Food
  • Great for Brunch
It’s a Nashville icon I’ve gone to for many years when in town. I was shocked at all the additions. The food was very good as always, especially the ham and banana pudding. TheRead more
Best Value in Nashville
24 people mentioned the Biscuits

Amerigo - Cool Springs

$$$$·Italian·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,743 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The service was bone average. The food was very food. The food was delivered with amazing speed. The atmosphere was very good s well.
Best Value in Nashville
16 people mentioned the Shrimp Bisque

Gray's on Main

$$$$·American·
Franklin / Brentwood
1,088 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Had the best time as always! Service, food, and atmosphere were all excellent!
44 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Amerigo - West End

$$$$·Italian·
West End
2,209 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Great restaurant! Easy parking, amazing food and service.
Italian in Nashville
31 people mentioned the Fritters
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Valentino's Ristorante

$$$$·Italian·
West End
1,242 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Overall an incredible place to Dine! Our server was incredible!! Food was delicious!
Best Service in Nashville
27 people mentioned the Banana Foster
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Oak Steakhouse - Nashville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
2,159 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had a great time at the Oak Steakhouse. Excellent location and ambiance. Our server Logan was excellent. Hopefully come back someday.
Steakhouse in Nashville
12 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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Bakersfield - Nashville

$$$$·Mexican·
Nashville
313 reviews
  • Late-night Find
  • Great for Lunch
  • Authentic
Love this place one of my favs to visit in Nashville!!
Late Night Find in Nashville
5 people mentioned the Pineapple Margarita
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B.B. King's Blues Club

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,830 reviews
Is it turned out the restaurant was destroyed in the Nashville bombing. It was quite awkward when e we showed up and the building was destroyed. You should remove the listing from Read more
19 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Henley

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown
886 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Great breakfast spot. Very intimate dining experience.
Southern in Nashville
7 people mentioned the Short Rib

Fleming's Steakhouse - Nashville

$$$$·Steak·
Nashville
1,512 reviews
Wanted to go to Morton’s as this is mine and my wife’s special place but was booked up. We chose this as our alternative and glad we did, great service, vibes and great food. 5 staRead more
14 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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The Diner - Nashville

$$$$·American·
Nashville
1,478 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
My wife and I enjoyed our breakfast at the Diner. The service was excellent; I believe that Harold was the server - very polite and professional. The food (an ham and cheese omelRead more
Scenic View in Nashville
22 people mentioned the Hot Chicken

Tansuo

$$$$·Chinese·
The Gulch
1,531 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Amazing service. The dry fry strip steak is a totally new culinary experience. Order it, and enjoy. Bar staff is super fun! All around an upscale and fun place to eat!
Romantic in Nashville
52 people mentioned the Dumplings

Capitol Grille - Hermitage Hotel - Nashville

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown
2,317 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Unique style of food. Everything was absolutely delicious. Highly recommend.
Southern in Nashville
95 people mentioned the Bisque
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BrickTop's - Cool Springs

$$$$·American·
Tennessee
1,279 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Loved the fall off the bone ribs! Service was excellent.
15 people mentioned the Prime Rib

BrickTop's - Nashville

$$$$·American·
Nashville
1,460 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
First time and thoroughly enjoyed it. Dinner was good, service was excellent.
9 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Puckett's Murfreesboro

$$$$·Southern·
Franklin / Brentwood
481 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Casual
  • Kid-friendly
Our server did an excellent job. I have a food allergy and a girl came out to directly address my issue that I could experience new flavors of a tea they are serving. My husband anRead more
Kid Friendly in Nashville
8 people mentioned the Green Bean

Cork & Cow

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Franklin / Brentwood
2,633 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Cork & Cow's food was phenomenal. Happily fed a steak-lover and a vegetarian!
Best Overall in Nashville
38 people mentioned the Gnocchi

The Melting Pot - Nashville

$$$$·Fondue·
Nashville
1,668 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Daughters 18 birthday
33 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Cabana

$$$$·American·
Midtown
1,403 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Fun
  • Hot Spot
We had a great time at Cabana. The food was delicious, staff all really nice and music was wonderful.
Good for Groups in Nashville
31 people mentioned the Sweet Potatoes

Bella Napoli

$$$$·Italian·
Nashville
733 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Excellent classic Italian. Clearly a community standard. Great value.
Italian in Nashville
8 people mentioned the Calamari

M Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown
1,096 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Great environment and service. The food was very flavorful and we enjoyed the servers. Make it a stop on your visit to Nashville.
72 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Opry Backstage Grill at The Inn at Opryland

$$$$·Southern·
Nashville
460 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Live Music
  • Casual
We were in a hurry and our server got us in and out on time. Wanted to come back for the pecan pie, but they were closed.
6 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Little Fib

$$$$·Unspecified·
Downtown
202 reviews
  • Casual
  • Bar Seating
  • Business Meals
The food was pretty good, and it was inside a hotel. The burger was great and so was the salad. Overall a good experience.
Great for Lunch in Nashville
2 people mentioned the Madeline

Sinema

$$$$·American·
Nashville
2,618 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Great for Brunch
Great place with amazing atmosphere!
Great for Brunch in Nashville
37 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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