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Top Choice International in Midtown

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 Southern food experience. Showcasing regional foods and traditional preparations such as pickling and smoking in ways that exci…
Top Choice American in Midtown

Urban Grub

Ever-so-stylish Southerners gather 'round patio tables to sip fine wines and local craft beer. They'll also slurp oysters at this 12 South hotspot where hey-ya'll specialties like shrimp-and-grits share the spotligh…
Top Choice Burgers in 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…
Top Choice Winery in Nashville

Arrington Vineyards

During the popular Weekend in the Vines party, you might catch co-owner Kix Brooks, of country music duo Brooks & Dunn, mingling with the masses. With wine tasting, picnicking, bucolic views and live music, this…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Midtown

Old Glory

A towering smokestack rises altar-like in a corner of this steampunk speakeasy from sisters Britt and Alexis Soler, owners of East Nashville's bar No 308. Tucked off an alley inside Edgehill Village, the space was a…
Top Choice Teahouse in East Nashville

High Garden Tea

With shelves stacked high with jar upon jar of exotically named teas and spices, this bewitching shop would look quite at home between the wand store and the potion purveyor in Harry Potter's Diagon Alley. Let staff…
Top Choice Lebanese in Midtown

Epice

For an inviting and delicious respite after exploring the shops of 12 South, pop into this bright and sparkling Lebanese bistro. The highlight at lunch? The sandwiches, which are served with a hearty peasant salad a…
Top Choice Food in East Nashville

Chocolate FX

It's hard to get more artisanal than this tiny chocolate shop where chocolatier and special effects artist Andrea Smith might be stirring a pot of chocolate as you walk in the door. Smith brings her love of horror a…
Top Choice Vegetarian in East Nashville

Wild Cow

Looking for a fresh and flavor-packed meal in East Nashville? Then hit up this small but inviting vegetarian eatery, where photos of happy livestock beam down over a mostly organic line-up of sandwiches, wraps, taco…