Two Ten Jack: Member Spotlight


Let’s play a word association game. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when we say, “acclaimed chefs, hand-crafted cocktails and trendy East Nashville?” It may not be ramen, but it should be. Not that run-of-the-mill ramen found in almost every college dorm room—the good kind. It was that ramen which drove Patrick Burke […]

55 South


Taking its name from the highway that connects Memphis and New Orleans Executive Chef Jason McConnell’s casual Franklin restaurant draws a similar tangent with its menu. Eclectic Southern cuisine and New Orleans-style favorites include a range of options familiar in concept but delightfully fresh to taste. Try the chicken and sausage jambalaya or come in […]


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Alegria Restaurant offers some of the best authentic Mexican cuisine in the South – think lamb chops with chimichurri, seafood paella, an incredible mole sauce and hand-crafted margaritas. The highly stylized restaurant offers a fun, high-energy vibe and a flavorful menu, embodying traditional and modern elements of Mexican style intermixed with a Latin flair, right […]

Blue Moon Waterfront Grille


For years Blue Moon was a mainstay in West Nashville, and a gathering spot for the boating community. Those good times washed down the Cumberland River with the restaurant in the 2010 flood—until it was reborn in the form of Blue Moon Waterfront Grille three years later.  Rock Harbor Marina veterans will appreciate the same […]



Executive Chef Philip Shyatt’s cuisine balances contemporary American technique with ‘New South’ influences while mixing in touches from around the world. He works closely with local purveyors and growers to provide the freshest menus of the season. Seafood is flown in overnight, pasta is made in house, and desserts and breads are prepared by our […]

The Bunganut Pig


For 27 years, The Bunganut Pig Pub & Eatery has been a downtown Franklin staple. “The Pig” offers a large patio, billiards room, martini lounge and a downstairs dining room reminiscent of a 19th century English pub. Live acoustic music is featured on the patio each night during fair weather and full dance bands perform every […]



This cool, hip, upscale bar, restaurant and lounge in eclectic Hillsboro Village features a 2,900-square-foot, year-round patio and ten private cabanas outfitted with flat-screen TVs. Offering the ultimate in bar food and innovative entrees, Executive Chef Brian Uhl’s “Southern Comfort”-style menu has won national acclaim. Cabana is available for private events.

Caffé Nonna


Chef Daniel Maggipinto’s original, earthy Mediterranean-style dishes capture the hearty flavor, generous portions and “amore” of his own Nonna’s (grandmother’s) recipes. At Caffé Nonna, the motto is “To eat well is to live well.” USA Today says, “Nonna’s food satisfies the soul.” Reservations recommended.

Chago’s Cantina


Chago’s Cantina is providing Nashville with an authentic taste of Mexico and Latin America in a fun, laid-back atmosphere in the Belmont/Hillsboro neighborhood. You will love their traditional, homemade Mexican favorites and the original Latin dishes. Chago’s open patios are the perfect place to hang out with family and friends, or watch a sporting event […]

Cork & Cow


Cork & Cow, Chef Jason McConnell’s latest venue in Franklin, emphasizes great steaks and great wine. They offer a menu with extensive cuts of steak and wood grilled specialties that feature dry-aged, grass-fed and locally sourced beef, from Prime to Wagyu grades. Choose from 100 bottles of wine – more than 30 offered by the […]

Copper Kettle


At Copper Kettle, they believe in doing things the old-fashioned way: home-cooked culinary delights from around the world and right here at home in Nashville. Dine with them at either of their casual cafe, which features daily specials, classic sandwiches, satisfying salads and irresistible desserts. The Brunch every Sunday is a bountiful buffet to satisfy […]

Cross Corner Bar & Grill


Businessmen for lunch, families for dinner, tables full of softball players celebrating into the night. Youth soccer teams on Saturday and Titans fans on Sunday. Great food, lots of TVs and the full complement of Cheers-like regulars. Cross Corner Bar & Grill is always comfortable, always fun.      

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It’s a blend of a casual fine dining restaurant and a sports bar, focusing on foodies and discriminating diners looking for quality eats and drinks. Then they morph into an all-out SEC football spot on Saturdays, and a pro football haven on Sundays.

Elliston Place Soda Shop


A local institution that’s been slinging thick, homespun milkshakes and hand-patted burgers across lunch counters since 1939, Elliston Place will take you on a trip down memory lane right quick. The fountain and grill offers old-fashioned Americana ambiance alongside a full Southern repertoire, including daily meat ‘n’ three offerings and a not-to-be-missed lemon icebox pie. […]



FIDO straddles the line between upscale coffeehouse and casual restaurant. The all day menu features everything from blueberry pancakes to fish tacos, with daily specials ranging from pulled pork sandwiches to poached salmon. Fresh roasted organic and fair-trade coffee comes from Fido’s sister store, Bongo Java. Desserts made on premises.          

Finezza Italian Bistro


For more than two decades, Finezza Italian Bistro has been serving classic Italian comfort food to families that have grown up in the Belle Meade restaurant. Finezza first opened its doors in 1991, and while the authentic, made-to-order Italian dishes encouraged hungry Nashvillians to give it a try, the warm atmosphere that made diners feel […]

Fleet Street Pub


Located in the famous Printer’s Alley, Fleet Street Pub offers hungry roamers an authentic English experience. The dishes coming out of the kitchen from lunch to late night are about as British as their names: Give a go at the Queensway cock-a-leekie soup, the Baker Street burger, the Picadilly fish and chips or the Whitechapel […]

Flyte World Dining and Wine


With emphasis on fresh, organic and humanely raised ingredients, Executive Chef Matthew Lackey and his team create contemporary, seasonal menus featuring spectacular presentations and flavors that complement an eclectic wine list. Flyte provides unique opportunities to sample deliciously inventive flavor combinations and constantly evolving cuisine and beverage pairings.              

Germantown Café


Just blocks from downtown, TPAC and LP Field, Germantown Café offers fresh, comfortably creative, reasonably priced food, along with an amazing view of the Nashville skyline. The Café is the perfect choice for pre-theatre dinners, casual nights out on the town, power lunches or lazy Sunday brunches.            

GRAY’S on Main


Set in a ca. 1876 Victorian building in Historic Downtown Franklin, the three-story restaurant and music venue honors Tennessee’s cultural heritage through fresh spirits, flavors and sounds. The GRAY’S menu reflects the best of the South in food, with a focus on locally and regionally sourced ingredients. The second floor bar and music hall features […]

Holland House Bar and Refuge


Housed in the re-imagined shell of a former grocery in East Nashville, this neighborhood haven sources local and regional ingredients in the kitchen and the bar, which was saluted in Entrepreneur magazine’s “Best Business Bars” in 2011. Chef Kristin Beringson’s menu of rustic New American fare boasts an impressive selection of house-cured meats, farmstead cheeses […]



A bustling corner bistro in historic Hillsboro Village, Jackson’s offers creative comfort cuisine for lunch, dinner, late-night dining and Saturday and Sunday brunch in an eclectic, upbeat, come-as-you-are atmosphere. Choose a seat in the dining room, at one of two bars or on the sprawling, covered outdoor patio.               […]

Jimmy Kelly’s Steakhouse


Impressing visitors and natives alike with its great food and Southern hospitality since 1934, Jimmy Kelly’s is now serving superb steaks to a third generation of Nashvillians. Located in a Victorian mansion with the look and feel of the Old South, Jimmy Kelly’s is part of what Music City is all about.

The Listening Room Cafe


Music for the soul, food for the body. Located on Second Avenue South in downtown Nashville, The Listening Room Cafe is one of the city’s premier music venues. In addition to excellent live music every single night, it also features an excellent selection of Southern-inspired dishes for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch.



Since 2003, MAFIAoZA’s has wowed capacity crowds nightly with its authentic Italian menu, impressive Old and New World wine list and comfortable, welcoming ambiance. In the style of a 1920s New York Italian restaurant, MAFIAoZA’s serves the finest stone-oven pizza in the Southeast and other authentic Italian dishes, using only the freshest ingredients.

Martin’s Bar-B-Que


After making waves in Nolensville and Morgantown, W. Va., Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint has joined the ranks of Nashville barbecue destinations with the opening of their new location on Belmont Boulevard. Their pulled pork, brisket, ribs and variety of Southern sides are suitable for the likes of stars such as Waylon Jennings, who described his experience […]

McCabe Pub


McCabe has proudly been serving Nashville in the Sylvan Park neighborhood since 1982. Family-owned and operated, McCabe is open for lunch and dinner. They serve American home-style food, catering to a variety of tastes with a well-rounded menu offering anything from a grilled cheese to fresh salmon or pan-fried trout. Daily specials are also available. […]

Mere Bulles


At Mere Bulles, you’ll find business executives, celebrities, locals and tourists all raving about the “new-old” Southern dining experience. Savor a cup of the notorious she crab bisque, or feast on succulent seared fish. Settle into a cozy dining room, the indoor or outdoor patio, or perch yourself on the balcony overlooking the nearby hills. […]

Midtown Café


Known as the place for a power lunch as well as a romantic dinner, Midtown Café offers great, unpretentious food under the precise eye of Executive Chef Brian Uhl. Fifty wines by the glass and 150 by the bottle keep Midtown on the top of every “Best Of” list. Free shuttle service for downtown hotel […]

Nonna’s Pizzeria and Wine Bar


In addition to sharing an entrance with Sylvan Park’s revered Caffe Nonna, Nonna’s Pizzeria and Wine Bar shares a menu full of authentic, affordable Italian food made by Chef Dan Maggipinto—just like his Nonna taught him to do when he was young. Opened in 2012, Nonna’s Pizzeria and Wine Bar serves up delicious pizzas and sandwiches […]

Noshville Green Hills

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At Noshville Authentic New York Delicatessen, the goal is to prepare and serve the highest-quality food in a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Noshville has several convenient locations, and the house rules are simple: “Check your cares at the door, order with reckless abandon, and indulge your senses in the life that is Noshville.”   Breakfast is […]

Noshville Midtown

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At Noshville Authentic New York Delicatessen, the goal is to prepare and serve the highest-quality food in a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Noshville has several convenient locations, and the house rules are simple: “Check your cares at the door, order with reckless abandon, and indulge your senses in the life that is Noshville.”   Breakfast is […]

Peg Leg Porker


The west Tennessee barbecue culture was instilled in Carey Bringle from a young age, and it’s that unique Memphis influence in Peg Leg Porker’s award-winning sauces and rubs that have gained it fast popularity nationwide. Located in the Gulch, Peg Leg Porker is prized for its popular patio, soulful atmosphere and old-school barbecue.

The Pineapple Room at Cheekwood


Located in the beautiful setting of Cheekwood, The Pineapple Room Restaurant offers everything from gourmet sandwiches and salads full of local produce to fresh seafood entrees. Daily features include seasonal soups, chef’s specials and original desserts. The views of the natural setting are spectacular, making the restaurant the perfect place to host a group luncheon […]

Pizza Perfect


Since 1983, Pizza Perfect has been making pies by hand and baking them to-order in gas-fired ovens. With a focus on fresh cooking and fresh ingredients, their homemade dough is made fresh daily without using any preservatives. The local pizzeria also offers an authentic selection of Italian pastas, salads, baked or steamed sub sandwiches, desserts […]

Provence Breads & Café


Provence Breads & Café opened its doors in 1996 with the goal of baking the finest-quality artisan breads and pastries in Nashville. Every single item we produce is baked from scratch using the finest ingredients available.



PM, in the heart of the historic Belmont neighborhood, offers something for everyone. Guests enjoy an Asian-influenced menu, from great burgers to sushi and Thai-fusion small plates. Established in 2003 by Chef Arnold Myint and Nashville leading lady Patti Myint, who says of the name PM: “When you buy signs, you pay per letter…when I […]

Puckett’s 5th and Church


People have enjoyed what Puckett’s Grocery & Restaurant has to offer for years.  In the heart of historic downtown Franklin, and downtown Nashville, Puckett’s is the home of warm hospitality and delicious Southern fare. Locally owned and operated, Puckett’s is where families gather for a great meal, business deals are made and guests come from […]

Puckett’s Boat House


The Puckett’s family of restaurants has added a delicious new option: Puckett’s Boat House. Located at the gateway to downtown Franklin, the Boat House will take you right to your favorite Gulf Coast getaway. Enjoy fresh shrimp, Apalachicola oysters and other delicious options, all served Southern-style in a casual setting. Live music on Friday and […]

Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant


People have enjoyed what Puckett’s Grocery & Restaurant has to offer for years.  In the heart of historic downtown Franklin, and downtown Nashville, Puckett’s is the home of warm hospitality and delicious Southern fare. Locally owned and operated, Puckett’s is where families gather for a great meal, business deals are made and guests come from […]

Red Pony


Red Pony’s unique approach to Southern cuisine offers flavorful dishes crafted from the area’s best produce and meats and served in a stylish, laid-back setting. The first of executive chef Jason McConnell’s three Franklin restaurants, Red Pony opened in 2006. Its rustic but chic space in an historic building not far from Franklin’s public square […]

The Row


Dine where the working-class poets of Music Row came to eat, drink and ultimately shape country music history for more than 30 years. Now The Row Kitchen & Pub is where artists, executives, locals and visitors alike come for Nashville-inspired Southern comfort food like hot chicken & hickory pit BBQ. Enjoy live music, regional craft […]

Rumours East


Rumours East, located at Five Points in East Nashville, is a full-service restaurant and bar under the guise of a cozy 1900s Victorian house. Since opening, Rumours East has evolved into a pre-prohibition style craft cocktail bar serving seasonal-inspired cuisine made from locally sourced ingredients. Consistently recognized as the best outdoor dining experience and patio […]



In the Factory at Franklin, Saffire Restaurant & Bar combines locally grown produce and indigenous flavors with exotic ingredients to deliver wonderfully creative cuisine in a welcoming atmosphere. A neighborhood restaurant with an urban warehouse feel, Saffire offers modern updates to classic Southern cuisine, spectacular wines and an extensive whiskey selection. It’s where culinary meets […]


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For a unique cultural experience in the middle of Music City, head over to Salsa, the first authentic Puerto Rican restaurant in Nashville. Salsa’s modern dining room and cozy atmosphere welcome guests to enjoy the Puerto Rican-influenced menu that boasts fresh ingredients and big flavors deeply rooted in Latin cuisine. Salsa also keeps its heritage […]

Silly Goose


In 2009, Chef Roderick Bailey took the burgeoning East Nashville dining scene to a new level with Silly Goose, a tiny restaurant that cuts to the core of simple, fresh American cuisine. Couscous plates and local cheeses, Panini and wraps join tea flights and exquisite sweets all day. After dark, entrees reflect a refreshing approach […]

Sole Mio


Sole Mio started nearly three decades ago in a little town by the shores of the Adriatic Sea. After developing a passion for the food philosophies of Northern Italy, GianCarlo Agnoletti took his craft to the much different culture of Nashville. With more than 18 years in Tennessee, Sole Mio continues to carry on his […]

South Street


A Nashville tradition since 1991, South Street offers pit BBQ ribs, oysters, crab cakes, pumped chicken, crawfish & shrimp enchiladas, a Jack Daniel’s strip and steamed New Orleans bread pudding – to name just a few of the Southern urban cuisine choices. When weather permits, the restaurant offers open-air seating.           […]

Suzy Wong’s House of Yum


Suzy Wong’s House of Yum is located in Nashville’s trendiest alternative nightlife scene. Arnold Myint and Zeus Entertainment partner to present a cornucopia of Asian food, creative cocktails, sleek decor and campy music until the early morning hours. It also offers Nashville’s only Sunday “Drag’n Brunch”  with live performances and with obscenely lavish food.  “Best […]

Table 3


Table 3 Restaurant & Market offers authentic French brasserie dining in Green Hills. The traditional bistro fare is complemented by a distinctive, affordable wine list. Combining contemporary design with Old World atmosphere, Table 3 features two patios, a long zinc bar and a private dining room. The adjacent Market offers fresh pastries, prepared food, sandwiches and […]