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For over 70 years, Wendell Smith's has served classic meat-and-three meals in The Nations.
Skull's Rainbow Room
Skull's Rainbow Room in Downtown Nashville has live jazz music every night of the week.
Tootsies Orchid Lounge
Tootsies Orchid Lounge is a Nashville institution on Broadway where you should listen to live music.
Legends Corner is a honky-tonk on Broadway where you can listen to classic country music.
Robert’s Western World
Robert’s Western World is a legendary honky tonk on Lower Broadway where you go to drink beer and shot combos and dance to Johnny Cash cover bands.
Sonobana Japanese Restaurant And Grocery
Sonobana is a Japanese restaurant and grocery store in West Nashville that we really like.
One of the longest lines in Nashville is for Pancake Pantry in Hillsboro Village - but it’s worth the wait for the 23 varieties of pancakes.
Arnold’s Country Kitchen
Arnold’s Country Kitchen is a great meat and three spot for weekday lunch or for when you want to eat Thanksgiving food and it’s not November.
Loveless Cafe is a greater Nashville institution where you go for great biscuits and supper, which you’ll know about if you just woke up from 1890.
Hattie B’s Hot Chicken
There are lots of hot chicken spots in Nashville, but Hattie B’s is the best. Order a two piece, some sides, and a beer. Repeat as necessary.
Mas Tacos Por Favor
Mas Tacos Por Favor in East Nashville makes the best tacos in town. They also have great tortilla soup and elote, if you can’t live on tacos alone.
Puckett’s Grocery & Restaurant
A trip to Puckett’s is just like going to the Ryman, except it’s a lot smaller, serves good Southern food, and you haven’t heard of whoever’s playing.