Nashville's plate has many unique options to tempt your taste buds. Known for our "meat and threes" and zesty barbecue, Nashville also specializes in New Southern and Southern fusion, a blend of down-home cooking and uptown dining. As diverse as our music scene, our eclectic menu will never leave you hungry. Bon Appetit!

Whether you are dining in a small or large group, you will find we have something for everyone right here!

Dining at Gaylord Opryland

Old Hickory Steakhouse is set in an antebellum-style mansion with a view of our indoor river, our menu features cowboy bone-in rib steak and perfectly aged filet mignon, as well as an award-winning wine list and artisanal cheeses from the Maitre Fromager. Open for dinner. Dress code: Smart Casual

Cascades American Cafe serves comforting meals that evoke the flavors of Nashville and regional Americana. Sample Low Country crab cakes or creamy shrimp and grits and sustainable entrees, such as Gulf triggerfish or beef bistro filet, served with the Southern hospitality. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual.

Jack Daniel's is a true Tennessee dining experience with hand-crafted Southern specialties featuring local products such as hickory smoked "heritage" pork barbecue and barrel chili to country ham sliders and fried catfish. Live bluegrass is played most nights. Open for dinner. Dress code: Casual

At Findley's Irish Pub, you can shake off a long day with a pint of Guinness in an authentic pub atmosphere or select from a range of draft beers, two dozen whiskeys and scotches, or wine by the glass. Live entertainment is served up most nights. Open for lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual.

Explore southern Italian cuisine at Ravelllo with delightfully simple specialties, and fresh seafood and rustic flavors. Start with our Antipasta menu, including artisan cheeses and cured meats. Savor bold pastas with sumptuous sauces, fresh seafood and salads. Open for dinner. Dress code: Smart Casual

Enjoy Solario's signature guacamole made to order while drinking a customized margarita. Chef Paulina Suarez brings family favorites and Mexican classics, including tacos and her signature paella from the culinary heart of Mexico to your table. Dress code: Casual

Within the breathtaking Cascades atrium is The Falls Bar & Lounge, Gaylord Oprylandís signature bar and lounge. Enjoy chilled champagne, signature cocktails, wines and your favorite bottled beer with a tapas-style menu, desserts and coffee drinks. Dress code: Casual

When it comes to sports, mouth-watering food and an unparalleled experience, Fuse Sports Club provides the perfect environment. With 100 HD TVs and six large screen TVs, watch sporting events in style. Dress code: Casual

Choose from premium coffee drinks, fresh bakery items and gourmet sandwiches at Cocoa Bean Coffee overlooking the twin waterfalls. Located off the Cascades Lobby. We Proudly Serve Starbucks®. Open for breakfast and lunch

Wasabi's Sushi Bar offers Japanese-style sushi and a broad selection of traditional sake and beer are served amidst lazily swimming koi and the soothing sound of waterfalls inside the Cascades American Cafe. Dress code: Casual

Grab a slice and a glass at Paisano's Pizza & Vino. Dress code: Casual

Conservatory Bar features a sophisticated environment and charming patio seating, enjoy an array of international libations before or after a meal. Our drink menu includes wines on tap and a worldly cocktail list as well as an extensive beer list. Dress code: Casual

Dining Around Town

Nationally acclaimed, frequented by celebrities, world travelers and local appetites alike, The Loveless Cafe remains unchanged in the quaint country charm and genuine country cooking that has made it an eating landmark of the South since its doors opened 50 years ago.

Enjoy live country bands and great barbecue daily at Rippy's Smokin' Bar & Grill.

Visiting Margaritaville Cafe is an experience unlike any other...not just a dining destination, it's an entire change of latitude.

Sambuca, the Nashville dining destination where guests are greeted with live music seven nights a week, boasts a stunning interior which features intimate dining areas, including the cozy outdoor "Tambour Terrace" where Nashville comes to see and be seen.

Morton's The Steakhouse is conveniently located downtown, only one block from the Nashville Convention Center and the Renaissance Nashville Hotel. With three private boardrooms, a spacious dining room and Bar 12.21, the restaurant is equipped for any occasion - from upscale private functions to post-work cocktails and special occasion dinners.

A historic landmark since 1892 in the heart of downtown Nashville, Merchants Restaurant offers three floors of contemporary American dining.

The oldest barbecue joint in town, Jack's BBQ has been serving Music City's downtown for decades. Choose from brisket, beef, pork or chicken and five different dipping sauces. Feel right at home with the rustic wooden tables and checkerboard tablecloths. Just make sure you know what kind of meat you want before you step up to the serving line!

Located inside Nashville's Hutton Hotel, 1808 Grille blends traditional dishes with global flavors. The decor of woods and rich shades of green, blue and white, are as unique and vibrant as the menu. Accompany your meal with a cocktail from the bar or a vintage from our celebrated wine display, featuring local and international favorites.

Demo's Steak & Spaghetti House features hand-trimmed, USDA Choice steaks, lean, fresh-ground burgers, and distinctively seasoned meats that are roasted or grilled to order. The same way their family has done for four generations.

At Big River Grille & Brewing Works enjoy fresh beer and fresh food in a fun, casual atmosphere inlcuding a large, covered patio.

Named "One of the Top Ten Steakhouses in the US," the Stock-Yard has served Nashville since 1979.

At Barefoot Charlie's escape to the lake to enjoy great food prepared fresh and with a tropically-inspired attitude.

The Nashville Originals is a dedicated band of local restaurateurs; dedicated to the challenge of sustaining the independent restaurant as a feature and a fixture of local culture and community. We have banded together to increase the visibility and viability of locally owned restaurants, enabling them to continue to exercise individuality, creativity and style for your dining pleasure. What and where you eat, helps define the city. Our home grown restaurants reflect who we are and point the way in the future development of the city. We think globally, we plan nationally and we dine locally. Gather, eat, enjoy life in the restaurants that are Nashville Originals.

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