Xiao Bao is a retro-looking Chinese spot in East Nashville where you should eat a large bowl of hand-pulled noodles.
Jackie Gutierrez-JonesJanuary 27, 2023
For over 70 years, Wendell Smith's has served classic meat-and-three meals in The Nations.
Prince's serves some of the best hot chicken in all of Nashville.
Honeyfire Barbecue Co. in Bellevue makes some of the best smoked meats in Tennessee.
Jackie Gutierrez-JonesMay 10, 2022
Sonobana is a Japanese restaurant and grocery store in West Nashville that we really like.
Jackie Gutierrez-JonesJuly 1, 2021
Peter’s Sushi is a small, casual spot in a suburban strip mall, where you’ll have the best sushi in town and probably see a celebrity or two.
Kristen ShoatesFebruary 10, 2020
Woodlands is a vegetarian and mostly vegan Indian restaurant where you should definitely eat, regardless of what your views on meat are.
51st Deli is a casual sandwich shop/convenience store that also has tacos, Mexican food, and a wide drink selection.
Frothy Monkey is a neighborhood coffee shop serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, creative espresso drinks and freshly baked goods in a cozy cottage.
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.
Kristen ShoatesFebruary 8, 2018
Marché in East Nashville is a low-key brunch and lunch spot with a wide range of French pastries and a Croque Madame that’s great for sharing. Or not.
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 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.
Fido is a great coffeeshop and all-day breakfast spot in Hillsboro Village where you could run into your sr. advisor from Vandy or a music publicist.
Kristen ShoatesFebruary 7, 2018
When you want to sit on a patio, have a few good bourbon teas, and eat some BBQ nachos or pulled pork, head to Edley’s Bar-B-Que in 12South.