What's new for Nashville's Food Scene
In Music City, new restaurants are opening up all the time, and most places change their menu each season. It can be hard to keep up with all the new happenings in Nashville's growing food scene, but not any more. Now stay up to date with what restaurants are coming, just opened, now closed, and the latest menu updates.
PIE FIVE PIZZA
Pie Five Pizza is now open and located at 810 Gale Lane in Nashville.
Midtown is now home to Urban Cookhouse offering a fast-casual dining experience.
Mangia Nashville has officially opened in Nashville's Melrose area at 701 Craighead St.
NICOLETTO'S ITALIAN KITCHEN
Nicoletto's Italian Kitchen, featuring a menu of pastas, meatballs, and salads, is now open at 2905A Gallatin Pike.
Bastion is a new cocktail bar now open in Nashville's Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood located at 434 Houston St.
JACK AND JAMESON'S SMOKEHOUSE
Johnathan Jackson, star of ABC's Nashville, opened a new restaurant Jack and Jameson's Smokehouse in Franklin at 509 Hillsboro Rd.
BLEND Bar is now open at 508 Church St. Their spirits menu features wine and bourbon brands such as Balvenie, Blanton's, Pappy Van Winkle, and Johnny Walker Odyssey. In addition, they do have food options that include appetizers, charcuterie plates, and sandwiches.
SOUTHERN GRIST BREWERY
Now open in East Nashville is Southern Grist Brewery featuring a 49-seat taproom with 12 rotating taps.
A new bagel shop and eatery called Proper Bagel is now open in Belmont/Hillsboro Village area at 2011 Belmont Blvd.
Steadfast Commons is a new cocktails and coffee bar open seven days a week inside Nashville's SoBro district at 299 Demonbreun St.
A new bar called Bar Sovereign has opened in SoBro. Currently they serve small plates with the hopes to expand the menu after the new year.
PERK AND CORK
Coffee shop and wine bar, Perk and Cork, has opened at 1304 McGavock Pike.
Taco shop, Bartaco, is now open in 12South at 2526 12th Avenue South.
Le Sel is a new French restaurant, owned by Strategic Hospitality, opened in Midtown on October 7.
GREEN HILLS GRILLE
The popular Green Hills Grille has reopened at their new location on Richard Jones Road. The menu contains items from the past menu as well as some classic options.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has reopened the 2|22 Eatery and offers a metropolitan twist on Southern favorites, as well as an updated look & name.
REVELATOR COFFEE COMPANY
Revelator Coffee Company is now open inside Nashville's Hillsboro Village. They offer espresso, pour-overs, iced coffee, tea, light pastries, and more.
OAK STEAKHOUSE NASHVILLE
Oak Steakhouse will open a new location in Nashville adjacent to the upcoming Westin Hotel. Read more from the press release.
Biscuit Love plans to open a second location in Hillsboro Village at 1801 20th Ave. S. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
Popular food truck, Grilled Cheeserie, will open their first brick-and-mortar location in Hillsboro Village. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
THE BACK CORNER AT 5TH & TAYLOR
Chef and restaurant owner of 5th & Taylor, Daniel Lindley, looks to open a bar called The Back Corner at 5th & Taylor. Read more from Nashville Eater.
A contemporary steakhouse and piano bar called Char Restaurant is moving into Green Hills. Read more from Nashville Eater.
NICKY'S COAL FIRED
The creators of Fifty First plan to open a new restaurant called Nicky's Coal Fired in The Nations. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
Graze is a vegan restaurant which plans to open in East Nashville at 1888 Eastland Ave. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
ST. ROCH NASHVILLE
The founders of St. Roch Market in New Orleans plan to bring the same idea to Nashville. The idea is a food hall, which will be located in the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood, featuring a mix of small food-service businesses from some of the city's up-and-coming chefs. Read more from Nashville Scene.
Dose Coffee plans to open a second location in East Nashville at 1400 McGavock Pike. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
TWO NEW CONCEPTS FROM MANEET CHAUHAN
Celebrity chef, Maneet Chauhan, will open two new concepts in the North Gulch including a diner and Asian-fusion restaurant. Read more from The Tennessean.
A new Starbucks plans to open on Charlotte Avenue in Midtown. Read more from Nashville Post.
GREKO GREEK STREET FOOD
A new Greek restaurant called Greko Greek Street Food will open in East Nashville at 704 Main St. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
JOHN BESH COMES TO MUSIC CITY
James Beard award-winning, Chef John Besh, will oversee three new concepts inside the Thompson Nashville hotel. Read more from Nashville Eater.
Orleans Avenue, a New Orleans style restaurant, plans to open inside Marathon Village on March 18. Read more from Nashville Eater.
Ray Stevens is opening a new music venue called CabaRay at 5724 River Road in West Nashville. Read more from The Tennessean.
BONGO JAVA AND SASSAFRAS MARKET & DELI
Sassafras Market & Deli, an urban market & deli, and a new restaurant from Bongo Java will open in the Six10 Merritt building located in the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood. Read more from The Tennessean.
KINGDOM CAFE & GRILL
Kingdom Cafe & Grill, offering meat and three options, is opening soon at 2610 Jefferson St. Read more from The Tennessean.
At the moment, the Wildhorse Saloon is under a $9 million renovation. It will be complete by early summer with elevated finishes and new furniture throughout. Read more from the press release.
Popular chain restaurant, Mission BBQ, plans to open inside Opry Mills. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
NICOLETTO'S PASTA CO.
East Nashville will soon be home to an Italian restaurant called Nicoletto's Pasta Co. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.
KUNG FU SALOON
Midtown is gaining a unique bar featuring an arcade called Kung Fu Saloon. They hope to open this summer. Read more from Nashville Eater.
FAT BOTTOM BREWERY
Fat Bottom Brewery is opening a new location in The Nations located at 800 44th Ave. N. Read more from Nashville Post.
IveyCake plans to close their Brentwood location and expand to Nashville within the year. Read more from The Tennessean.
A new record store and bar called Vinyl Tap will open at 2038 Greenwood Ave. Read more from Nashville Eater.
The owners of The Wild Cow plan to open Graze, an all-day plant-based casual restaurant, at 1888 Eastland Ave. Read more from Nashville Eater.
CLOSING AND OPENING UPDATES
Noelle located in Belle Meade closed their doors on January 15. Southern Grist Brewing Co. is planning to open their doors, February 2, at 1201 Porter Road. In addition, East Nashville will soon be home to Nicoletto's Italian Kitchen serving homemade pasta, sauces, meatballs, and more. And Headquarters Beercade has begun construction on 2nd Avenue. Read more from Nashville Eater.
KINGS BOWL AMERICA LLC
Cool Springs is gaining a Kings Bowl America LLC entertainment center. The 25,000-square-foot venue will offer three bars, a restaurant, 16 bowling lanes, a four-lane private bowling room, and more. Read more from Nashville Post.
Steadfast Commons is now serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week. They are located on the ground floor of the Encore condominium tower at 299 Demonbreun St. Read more from Nashville Scene.
Frothy Monkey's Downtown location is now offering 2-for-1 happy hour Monday-Friday. facebook.com/frothymonkey.
Edgehill added 10 old favorites back to their menu due to popular demand. This includes the Fedora Frittata, The McHenry, and more. Read more from the press release.
360 WINE BAR AND BISTRO
360 Wine Bar and Bistro updated their menu for the winter. Read more from Nashville Scene.
THE SUTLER SALOON - BRUNCH
The Sutler Saloon is now offering brunch every Sunday from 10am-3pm featuring buttermilk biscuits, biscuit sandwiches, sweet potato pancakes, and more. Read more from the press release.
CITY WINERY NASHVILLE DAILY TOURS
City Winery Nashville will now offer tours of their winery every afternoon seven days of the week. The tours take approximately 30 minutes and will run from 3-5:30pm. Read more from the press release.
FIFTY FIRST KITCHEN AND BAR BRUNCH
Fifty First Kitchen and Bar, inside the Nations neighborhood, will begin serving brunch on October 4. Read more from Nashville Eater.
Starting November 15, Prima located in The Gulch will offer brunch on Sunday from 10am to 3pm. They have also released the menu they will feature. Read more from Nashville Eater.
Amari, in Hillsboro Village, will begin serving a Decadent menu featuring liquors not found in most cocktails. Read more from Nashville Eater.