Restaurants

Top Choice Modern American in Wedgewood-Houston & South Nashville

Bastion

Bastion's nondescript entrance – within the eminently cool bar of the same name inside historic Houston Station – is shrugged off by most as an exit or a bathroom. But behind that sliding door hides a choose-your-ow…
Top Choice International in Midtown, Music Row & 12South

Catbird Seat

For the 22 lucky diners perched around his open kitchen, chef Ryan Poli choreographs an unforgettable 10-course dining experience with his impeccably polished cast and crew. Be prepared to interact with Poli and his…
Top Choice Southern US in Downtown

Husk

Set in a Victorian house overlooking downtown and the river, Husk provides an authentic, farm-to-table Southern food experience. It offers a daily changing menu that showcases regional foods and traditional preparat…
Top Choice European in Germantown & North Nashville

Rolf & Daughters

The epicenter of Germantown's foodie revival is this stunning kitchen run by Belgian chef Philip Krajeck, whose earthy pastas, rustic sauces and seasonally changing 'modern peasant food' will stand your taste buds o…
Top Choice Thai in Wedgewood-Houston & South Nashville

Smiling Elephant

Arguably Nashville’s best known and well-respected Thai restaurant, the Smiling Elephant is a treasure not to be missed. This homey little joint welcomes guests with a wide range of dishes made with fresh local ingr…
Top Choice Breakfast in Downtown

Biscuit Love

Championing everything that is wrong about American breakfast, Biscuit Love started life as a food truck in 2012. Its gluttonous gourmet takes on the Southern biscuit and gravy experience took off, allowing it to gr…
Top Choice American in Midtown, Music Row & 12South

Grilled Cheeserie

Hurry up and wait for gussied up, gourmet versions of an American classic: the grilled cheese sandwich. It's done up here in versions so immensely satisfying, you'll forget a simpler version ever existed. Go for pim…
Top Choice Modern American in Downtown

Etch

Well-known Nashville chef Deb Paquette's Etch serves some of Nashville's most inventive cuisine – comfort food whose flavors and textures have been manipulated into tantalizing combinations that surpass expectations…
Top Choice Burgers in East Nashville

Pharmacy

Prepare to go to war for a table, be it at the welcoming communal table, the bar or the spectacular backyard beer garden. Tattooed staff at this burger bar – constantly voted Nashville's best – sling burgers, sausag…
Top Choice Burgers in Wedgewood-Houston & South Nashville

Gabby's Burgers

In a joint that's just a cow's tail bigger than a shack, the hard-working Gabby's crew cranks out grass-fed-beef burgers that many say are Nashville's best. We're inclined to agree. Order at the counter then load up…