While Nashville has long been known for its expansive music scene, the talent and creativity of its culinary scene has recently put Nashville on the map. Food & Wine highlighted the "booming Music City food scene," Food Arts Magazine noted the "emerging culinary scene putting Nashville on the gastronomic radar" and, most recently, Condé Nast Traveler stated this about Music City: "There's enough going on food-wise to warrant a trip solely for eating". Nashville's creative spirit has certainly infiltrated into its kitchens, turning them into the chef's studio. From Southern fare to haute cuisine to quite literally everything in between, Nashville's palate offers it all. Browse Nashville restaurants now.
Hot chicken is a Nashville food staple. This is not your typical Buffalo-style chicken. You have to taste it to understand. Test your taste buds with hot chicken in Nashville, Tennessee.
Taste the Hot Chicken. ➡
Nashville’s palate offers everything from Southern fare to haute cuisine with quite literally everything in between. Find the perfect restaurant for your taste, location, and price.
Browse Restaurants. ➡
Music City’s food trucks offer an eclectic mix of diverse cuisine to satisfy everyone’s culinary tastes, with many trucks featuring fresh local foods.
Find a Food Truck. ➡
Nashville was just ranked as one of America's Best Cities for Ice Cream by Travel + Leisure! Find out where to get the perfect scoop in Music City.
Get Some Ice Cream. ➡
Music City Brunch
Brunch time in Music City! Benedicts, omelets, and bacon to enjoy, then wash it all down with a delicious bloody mary or mimosa from any of the restaurants serving brunch.
Enjoy Brunch. ➡
Cocktails & Wine
Whether it's an unforgettable cocktail, or a great wine selection these restaurants have all you need to celebrate a great night in Music City.
Grab a Drink. ➡
Chicken, ribs, turkey, pork, and beef - Nashville barbecue has something for every taste. Follow that mouth-watering smell to some of Music City's best barbecue joints.
Do the Barbecue. ➡
In the News
Nashville's food scene, restaurants, and chefs make headlines, top lists, and rank high amongst the world's culinary voices.
Read All About It. ➡
Meat & Three
Enjoy classic Southern cuisine. Fried chicken, meat loaf, catfish, or any scrumptious meat with three delicious sides.
Pick your Meal. ➡
Nashville's pet friendly hotspots. Find restaurants, parks, and hotels that will accommodate your four legged friend.
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