Restaurants in Nashville

Located in the thick of honky-tonk bars on Music City’s tourist strip, Jack’s Bar-B-Que nevertheless draws local rockabilly kids and alt- country scenesters for remarkable beef brisket, pork ribs, and smoked chicken.

Funky supper club and live music venue

House-made soups and salads that use vegetables from the garden out front.

Cozy, low-lit local favorite

Locals line up for a superb rendition of chopped pork on a bun, as well as excellent grilled short ribs.

Tree-shaded restaurant

Snack on the thin-crust pizza at this local joint located in a former artists' studio in north Nashville's up-and- coming Germantown neighborhood

Southern bistro and bar

Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack is a nothing-special storefront in a lackluster section of Music City, but the nuclear-red chicken breast is the stuff daredevil legends are made of. Hot is the biggest understatement in the 615 area code.

In the cutting-edge Five Points neighborhood, chef Margot McCormack prepares Mediterranean-inspired dishes with a Tennessee flair, including clams, snapper, and cobia in a tomato-and-fennel broth.

Asian-inspired restaurant and sushi bar