Nashville, TN

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King TutsSee King Tuts Video ($$)
(85 ratings)

3716 Nolensville Pk Map It!
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 944-3735
5.0 out of 5
85 ratings
food truck & patio; serving "genuine family recipes from the Nile Valley in southern Egypt & presenting them w/ a restaurant craft honed in Cairo & New York" (from its website); guest appearance: country musician John Rich
Arnold's Country KitchenSee Arnold's Country Kitchen Video ($)
(1190 ratings)

605 8th Ave S Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 256-4455
  • Pecan Pie
    36-year-old family recipe; pecans & pie filling baked in a pie shell; "simple & phenomenal!" -Pati Jinich
  • Chicken and Dumplings
    use lard to make dumplings; looks good
  • Turnip Greens
    add wasabi powder and horseradish powder to give it a "kick"; looks good
  • "Meat and Three"
    1 meat + 3 sides; Casey got roast beef, mac & cheese, fried green tomatoes & fried apples
4.5 out of 5
1190 ratings
est. 1982; won James Beard award ("America's Classics"); cafeteria-style Southern favorites & innovative desserts; "meats and three" (meat entree & 3 vegetable sides)
East Side Banh MiSee East Side Banh Mi Video ($$)
(154 ratings)

1000 Gallatin Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 953-7424
  • Broken Rice Bowl
    choice of protein (Guy got chopped steak), Jasmine rice, farm greens, pickled veggies, herbs, fried shallots, roasted peanuts, spicy fish sauce; looks good
  • The No. 1 (Banh Mi)
    classic cold cut combo: ham hock terrine, pate, smoked Gifford bologna, fried shallot mayo, pickled veggies, cilantro cucumber, jalapeños, maggi on 18" baguette; "that's just legendary...probably some of the best banh mi I've had" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
154 ratings
"fine casual" restaurant serving locally sourced Vietnamese sandwiches, salads, rice & noodle bowls
Five Daughters Bakery ($$)
(1232 ratings)

1110 Caruthers Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 490-6554
  • Vanilla Cream 100 Layer Doughnut
    takes up to 3 days to prepare; filled & topped w/ house vanilla cream & dusted w/ powdered sugar; "buttery, sweet, flaky" -Jeff Mauro
4.5 out of 5
1232 ratings
est. 2015; family owned bakery w/ 4 TN locations & 2 GA locations
Graze ($$)
(581 ratings)

1888 Eastland Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 686-1060
  • Chik'n-Bacon-Ranch Club
    fried tofu chik'n, seitan bacon (vegan), vegan ranch, spinach, tomato, carrots, & pickles; served on toasted sourdough; side of choice, available as a wrap
  • Chorizo Burrito
    seitan chorizo (vegan), cashew cheese, roasted potatoes, pico, spinach & vegan sour cream, wrapped & grilled in a flour tortilla; "it's giving me goosebumps. I'm not's that kind of revelation!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
581 ratings
husband-and-wife team serving vegan in a contemporary "chill vibe" setting; guest appearance by celebrity chef Antonia Lofaso
Hattie B's ChickenSee Hattie B's Chicken Video ($$)
(7243 ratings)

112 19th Ave S Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 678-4794
  • Berry Cobbler
  • Hot Fried Chicken
    double-dipped batter & deep-fried in soy bean oil; offered in 5 degrees of spiciness (mild, medium, hot, "Damn Hot!" & "Shut the Cluck Up!"); looks good
4.5 out of 5
7243 ratings
2 locations in Nashville
Loveless Cafe ($$)
(2921 ratings)

8400 Hwy 100 Map It!
Nashville, TN 37221
(615) 646-9700
  • Famous Loveless Cafe Country Ham (7oz)
    served w/ two eggs, red-eye gravy & choice of grits, hash brown casserole, or home fried potatoes, plus hot biscuits & homemade preserves
  • Biscuits
    made by the "Biscuit Lady" (Carol Fay); Martha Stewart tried to get the recipe (but didn't get it); looks good
  • Country Ham
  • Hashbrown Casserole
4.5 out of 5
2921 ratings
opened in 1952; Southern cooking; known for their biscuits, they serve 4,000 to 7,000 biscuits a day; also a 14-room motel; Other Recipes: Peach Glazed Ham with Peach Corn Relish
Mas TacosSee Mas Tacos Video ($)
(1666 ratings)

732 Mcferrin Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 543-6271
  • Holiday Tamale
    masa mixed w/ whipped chicken fat & filled w/ "tinga" (spicy tomato-sauced chicken), steamed in husks & topped w/ green tomatillo salsa; available only during holidays & Wednesdays; "one of the best I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Chicken Pozole Verde
    corn-based soup w/ chicken pieces, hominy, cabbage, avocado, radish, cilantro & lime juice; looks good
  • Quinoa & Sweet Potato Tacos
    quinoa (grain-like) mixed w/ sweet potato, topped w/ shredded cabbage, green tomatillo salsa, crema, cilantro & lime juice served on flour tortilla
4.5 out of 5
1666 ratings
opened in 2010; chef/owner lived in Mexico to learn the craft & started in a 1974 Winnebago-turned-mobile-kitchen; food truck also available; Other Recipes: Chicken Tortilla Soup
Mitchell DelicatessenSee Mitchell Delicatessen Video ($)
(597 ratings)

1306 McGavock Pike Map It!
Nashville, TN 37216
(615) 262-9862
As Seen On:
Best Sandwich in America, Episode: "South"
  • Asian Flank Steak Sandwich
    sliced marinated & grilled Angus flank, topped w/ melted Provolone cheese & Asian-influenced giardiniera; available on Mondays only; looks good
4.5 out of 5
597 ratings
est. 2008; specialize in fresh artisan sandwiches w/ focus on supporting the local economy; moved from original location at 1402 McGavock Pike
Peg Leg Porker ($$)
(3459 ratings)

903 Gleaves St Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 829-6023
  • Memphis Sushi
    sausage & cheese platter w/saltines; add BBQ sauce
  • Ribs
    dry (non-sauced) baby-back rib smoked for 3-4 hrs; looks good
  • Smoked Green Beans
    w/ bacon; one of best selling sides
  • BBQ Pork Nachos
    cheese, pulled pork, BBQ sauce, jalapeneos; "best nachos I've ever had" -Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
3459 ratings
opened in 2013; award winning BBQ w/ owner who lost his leg at age 17 fighting bone cancer...and hence the restaurant name
Pie Town Tacos
(66 ratings)

614 Ewing Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 750-2628
  • Carne Asada Bowl
    green rice, black beans, carne asada, cotija cheese, cilantro, pickled vegetables, served w/ house salsa & lime; "have to pry this away from me!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Hot Chicken Nachos
    house queso, Nashville fried chicken, tortilla chips, cotija cheese, cilantro; looks good
4.5 out of 5
66 ratings
est. 2020; catering company turned food truck & fast-casual restaurant w/ street tacos, rice bowls, nachos & more; Other Recipes: Poblano Green Rice
Riddim N' Spice ($$)
(157 ratings)

2116 Meharry Blvd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 357-7006
  • BBQ Jerk Jackfruit
    steamed & fried unriped jackfruit w/ barbecue jerk sauce, served on chow mein, topped w/ grilled bell peppers, caramelized onions & roasted corn; "every bit fulfilling!" -Guy Fieri
  • Haitian Rice & Goat Stew
    braised goat w/ sofrito, plus rice infused w/ traditional spices & flavors; "flavor profile is through the roof!" -Guy Fieri
4.5 out of 5
157 ratings
est. 2011 as a catering company; Trinidadian Jamaican food, highlighting island culture & flavors; guest appearance: chef Christian Petroni
400 Degrees Hot Chicken ($$)
(106 ratings)

3704 Clarksville Pike Map It!
Nashville, TN 37218
(615) 244-4467
  • Fried Chicken Plate
    various "hotness": 0-degrees for plain; 100-deg for mild; 200-deg for medium; 400-deg for hot
4.0 out of 5
106 ratings
opened in 2007; inspired by Prince's Hot Chicken Shack; offer "bibs" made of customer-designed tee-shirts; moved from original airing location (at 319 Peabody St)
Adele'sSee Adele's Video ($$)
(1161 ratings)

1210 McGavock St Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 988-9700
  • Baked Mac & Cheese
    on Thanksgiving buffet; looks good
  • Adele's Hamburger
    burger w/ bacon-onion jam, aioli, buttermilk cheddar
  • Coconut Cake
    looks good
  • JW Potatoes
    broken-up boiled-steamed potatoes, doubled deep-fried in rosemary oil & topped w/ Parmesan cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1161 ratings
opened in 2014; new American cuisine w/ an emphasis on farm-to-table comfort food; features an open kitchen w/ a large fireplace grill, wood-burning oven, white quarter-sawn oak bar & cooks' counter
Biscuit LoveSee Biscuit Love Video ($$)
(4974 ratings)

316 11th Ave S Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 490-9584
  • "The Gertie"
    named after chef's daughter; caramelized banana jam, Southern chocolate gravy, peanut butter & pretzels on a buttermilk biscuit; looks good
  • "Bill Neal's Shrimp & Grits"
    gulf shrimp, roasted mushrooms, bacon, green onions, lemon Tabasco beurre blanc, served over cheese grits; looks good
  • The Wash Park
    sandwich w/ buttermilk biscuit, 2 beef burger patties, Pimento cheese, bacon jam, 1 egg; looks good
4.0 out of 5
4974 ratings
est. 2012; started as a food truck that offered an assortment of southern menu options sourced from local purveyors and farms; eventually became a brick & mortar establishment in has 3 locations; long lines
Bottle CapSee Bottle Cap Video ($$)
(78 ratings)

2403 12th Ave S Map It!
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 915-0732
  • "The Titan" (Sandwich)
    2 smashed patties, buttermilk fried chicken, bacon, fried egg, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickle, Snappy sauce, beer-battered onion ring, jalapeno popper, mozzarella stick, Pepperoncini
  • Carne Asada Fries
    braised short rib, queso, salsa & crema; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
78 ratings
"a neighborhood hang" (from its website); using classic French techniques to serve "cheffed-up" pub food; Other Recipes: Salsa
Caffe NonnaSee Caffe Nonna Video ($$)
(299 ratings)

4427 Murphy Rd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 463-0133
  • Lasagna Nonna
    8-layers of butternut squash, spinach, pasta & ricotta on sauteed swiss chard w/ 2 sauces
4.0 out of 5
299 ratings
Other Recipes: Mediterranean Chicken | Ratatouille w/ Pesto Shrimp | Salad w/ Poppy Seed Vinaigrette & Almond Crusted Scallops | Shrimp w/ Basil Pesto | Spicy Shrimp & Scallops
Chaatable [CLOSED]See Chaatable Video ($$$)
(298 ratings)

345 40th Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 383-1303
  • "Shammi" Sliders
    kebab w/ minced lamb, pickled onions, mint chutney & house slaw on a Portuguese bun; "so much flavor!" -Guy Fieri
  • Puchka
    tamarind cumin water & potato moong daal semolina puffs topped w/ pomegranate seeds; "giving me goosebumps!" -Guy Fieri
4.0 out of 5
298 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened by Food Network's chef Maneet Chauhan; known for authentic Indian food
Chauhan Ale & Masala House ($$)
(1320 ratings)

123 12th Ave N Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 242-8426
  • Tandoori Chicken Poutine
    tandoori chicken, makhani sauce, Kenny's cheese curds, masala fries; "delicious, savory, fresh!" -Simon Majumdar; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
1320 ratings
est. 2014; Indian restaurant w/ Southern & globally influenced menu
Fattoush Cafe ($)
(189 ratings)

1716 Charlotte Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 321-1667
  • Falafel
    fried chickpea patties, served w/ rice, hummus, Arabian salad, tabouli & pita; "it's moist, it's tender" -Guy Fieri
  • Lamb Shank
    marinated in house recipe seasoning & served on a bed of biryani rice, w/ dakous, parsley, raisins & pine nuts; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
189 ratings
family run halal restaurant serving classic Greek & Middle Eastern specialties; Other Recipes: Hummus
Grilled CheeserieSee Grilled Cheeserie Video ($)
(635 ratings)

2003 Belcourt Ave Map It!
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 203-0351
  • Pimento Mac & Chee Melt
    top seller; housemade pimento cheese w/ local cheddar, macaroni, Benton's bacon bits, sliced tomato on country white bread; recommended w/ side of homemade tomato soup (as a dip); looks good
4.0 out of 5
635 ratings
started in 2010; serving up gourmet grilled cheese melts & nostalgic treats featuring seasonal, local products; run by husband-and-wife team...she is a Le Cordon Bleu trained Chef; formerly a food truck; Trace Adkins (country music artist) made special visit
Homegrown Taproom & Kitchen ($$)
(318 ratings)

2720 Old Lebanon Rd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37214
(629) 888-9180
  • "Jackson" Sandwich
    top seller; roast beef sandwich w/ brined onions, grilled hoagie roll, banana peppers, buttermilk cheddar, horseradish & mayo, served w/ au jus & pickle; named after a friend "Jackson"; looks good
  • Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese
    roasted pork, macaroni & cheese sauce topped w/ barbecue sauce, smoked cheddar & green onions; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
318 ratings
est. 2015; Donelson neighborhood pub serving craft beer & homestyle food; guest appearance: chef Maneet Chauhan
Jamaicaway Restaurant & CateringSee Jamaicaway Restaurant & Catering Video ($)
(244 ratings)

900 Rosa L Parks Blvd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 255-5920
  • Ackee and Saltfish
    authentic Jamaican dish; ackee is a fruit
  • Coconut Drops
    coconut, water, brown sugar & ginger condensed & formed like peanut brittle (w/o the peanuts); looks good
  • Fried Chicken
    pan-fried chicken breast strips topped w/ mango chutney sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
244 ratings
at Nashville farmer's market
Martin's Bar-B-Que JointSee Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint Video ($$)
(929 ratings)

3108 Belmont Blvd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 200-1181
  • BBQ Nachos
    corn tortilla chips, pulled pork, queso, slaw, cilantro, sour cream, pickled jalapenos, lime wedges & Jack's Creek; looks good
  • Broccoli Salad
    a top side seller; looks good
  • Smoked Wings
  • Fried Bologna Sandwich
    1-inch thick sliced smoked bologna & flash-fried
  • Redneck Taco
    BBQ on top of cornbread hoe-cake topped w/ slaw & sauce; choose between pork, brisket, sausage, chicken, turkey or catfish (Michael gets the chicken)
  • Whole Hog Platter
    smoked w/ hickory pulled pork; Michael get sides: broccoli salad & hush puppies; looks good
4.0 out of 5
929 ratings
specialize in West Tennessee-style; multiple locations
Nicky's Coal Fired ($$)
(303 ratings)

5026 Centennial Blvd Map It!
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 678-4289
  • "Hey Paisano" Pizza
    white pizza w/ smoked mozzarella, house capicola, red onion & spicy honey; "you come to a place like this to get a pizza like that!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • "Mama G's" Meatballs
    top seller; family recipe w/ house marinara, homemade pasta & Grana padano; looks good
4.0 out of 5
303 ratings
est. 2016; Italian restaurant known for scratch made pizza & pasta; guest appearance: Maneet Chauhan
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