Santa’s Pub remains one of Nashville’s weirdest and best dives. This holiday-themed, cash-only, double-wide trailer is all about karaoke and cheap beer. The inside is smoky and grungy, and if you’re hungry you’ll have to make do with a bag of chips, but the bartenders are quick with your drink and embody those nice Southern manners you’ve heard so much about. The crowd’s an interesting one—you’ll find the Wedgewood-Houston cool kids downing beers next to the Brentwood soccer moms. And it all just works. Santa’s is the exact opposite of a night on Broadway, and that’s exactly why we love it.
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