Restaurants

Hungry? Check out these local restaurants, conveniently located near, or in some cases inside of the convention area.


Music City Bar and Grill

Just a short walk from the Opryland Resort, the Music City Bar & Grill ​is Nashville's premier late night country music bar for 21 and up only. The Music City Bar & Grill combines great service, incredible food (served nightly until 2:30 am), a large selection of draft and bottled domestic & imported beers, wine, spirits & cocktails​ with world class nightly music entertainment.

With live music nightly from 6pm-2am and some of the best entertainment you will find in Nashville. A covered dog friendly outdoor patio, juke box, pool table, and Nashville's best country music entertainment venue is waiting for you.

Cooked Fresh and pilled high, some of the specialties include:

  • Infamous Hot Wings
  • Pilled High Nachos with Grilled Chicken or Chili
  • Grilled Chicken Quesadillas
  • Hangover Bacon Burgers with fresh Cut Fries
  • Pair of Coney Dogs with Fresh Cut Fries
  • Pizzas: Supreme, Three Meat, Cheese or Pepperoni

Full menu can be found at www.musiccitybar.com as well as the list of our world class entertainment schedule.

Specials and Discounts

  • $15 domestic Beer Bucket specials, normally $18 saving $3 per bucket.
  • $4 a pint, normally $5-$7 for premium draft beers on tap, several different choices including Local and High Gravity Beers.
  • 20% off any food item during the convention.

Address and Phone

2416 Music Valley Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
615-883-2367


John A's Restaurant

The great tradition of the original Nashville Palace continues to live on at John A’s Restaurant. You never know who may walk through our doors. So join us, then sit back and enjoy the good friends, good food, and good times at John A’s.

Address and Phone

2421 Music Valley Dr.
Nashville,TN 37214


Hattie B's Hot Chicken

A restaurant specializing in the fiery, molten poultry specialty, also offers many local, craft beers that pair well with poultry and spicy foods. Side options include Southern greens, red-skin potato salad, and a piquant salad of black-eyed peas.

How Hot?: Noted for having a slightly sweeter batter than other hot chickens, with heat levels that range from a spiceless “Southern” to insanely spicy “Damn Hot” and “Shut the Cluck Up” (those last two were made in response to customers’ demands to up the pain)

Address and Phone

Midtown
112 19th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203
615-678-4794

Charlotte5209 Charlotte AveNashville, TN 37209615-712-7137


Puckett's Grocery

Located in the heart of downtown Nashville, Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant is a community kitchen, serving up your Southern favorites like delicious barbecue smoked slow ‘n’ low over cherry wood, homemade cobbler and much more. With artists ranging from talented up-and-comers to Nashville legends performing just a few feet from table, Puckett’s is a beloved favorite among locals and visitors alike!

Address and Phone

500 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37219
615-770-2772


General Jackson Showboat

One of the most unique music venues in Nashville The General Jackson Showboat is a 300-foot paddlewheel riverboat and one of the largest showboats in the country. It boasts four massive decks with a beautiful two-story Victorian Theater located in the center of the boat, where live country music shows are performed.

Showboat Cruise

Pricing and information for the Current Menus and Shows on the General Jackson:
Special group discounted pricing for groups of 20 or more people available for the Tier 2 seating for dinner, cruise and show tickets @ $87.38 inclusive of event charge and taxes per adult (normal rate is $93.00 inclusive.) Tier one seating is $99.00 inclusive per person. Guests would be seated at reserved tables close together in the beautiful Victorian Theatre 

Price includes meal, cruise and entertainment and also event charge and sales taxes. Dinner cruise scenario: Boarding @ 6:15pm, Outer Deck Reception and entertainment 6:15pm – 7:15pm, Departure @ 7:00pm, Dinner Begins 7:30pm, Downtown sightseeing @ 8:30 – 9:00pm, Show begins @ 9:00pm, Dock and offload @ 10:00pm.

Heritage Hall

A Private Reception and/or Dinner in the Heritage Hall for groups up to 80 people or combine with the outer deck area, the Texas Stern for up to 130 people Great choice to have a special event in a unique venue Room Rental for Heritage hall private room is $350.00 not including 25% event charge and sales tax Or $550.00 plus event charge and taxes if combined with the Texas Stern Outer deck private area.

Guests will be able to experience the General Jackson and a great view of the Cumberland River Contact us to request a menu. Prices are based on the menu you select. You may also add on reserved seating for the “Music City Nights” evening show for an additional $29.00 plus tax per person.

Address and Phone

General Jackson Showboat
2812 Opryland Drive
37214 Nashville , TN
(615) 458-3900


Pontoon Saloon River Cruise

The Pontoon Saloon™ is Nashville’s Premier party barge on the Cumberland River. Step aboard the 50 foot floating saloon equipped with a sound system, server, and plenty of cooler room for your beverage of choice. The Saloon holds up to 40 guests (public) and 45 (private) with table top seating and an open top bow. The BYOB cruises give you 2 hrs to enjoy the river and amazing views of downtown Nashville.

$38.00 per person for Public Cruise $ 49.00 per person for Private Cruise Maximum capacity is 45; Two hour cruise Bring your own food & booze Ice & Coolers provided Morning sight seeing Cruise Convenient pick-up & drop-off location; Sent Letter for group discount.

Address and Phone

Pontoon Saloon™
East Bank Landing
East Bank Greenway, Nashville, TN 37213
info@pontoonsaloontn.com
615-601-1464


Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

You may not have personal trainers, personal shoppers or a personal chef, but at Rock Bottom everyone has a personal Brewer. Our Brewers craft fresh beer inspired by their very own experiences and they take the term craft beer seriously. It's part art, part science, and part unbridled obsession that makes them devote their lives to beer making. Their self-imposed standards of quality are over the mood, and we love them for that.

Specials and Discounts

Members who show their wristband or badge get 15% off food.

Address and Phone

111 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37201
615-251-4677


Cascades American Cafe

Cascades American Cafe serves modern versions of classic American dishes in a dramatic atrium setting surrounded by soothing waterfalls. Start or end your day inNashville in this one-of-a-kind restaurant where parking is validated.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Fuse Sports Bar

Watch the big game at Fuse Sports Bar, which offers more than 100 high-definition TVs and a variety of tailgate-inspired dishes. Parking is validated at this eatery.

Open for lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Delta Marketplace

Perfect for on-the-go guests, our marketplace in the Delta Atrium serves a wide array of coffee and beverages, breakfast items, salads, sandwiches, snacks and more to helpyou start your day in Nashville satisfied.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Conservatory Cafe

This restaurant offers breakfast, sandwiches, wraps, salads and desserts at theMagnolia entrance to the Garden Conservatory Atrium. We also proudly serve Starbucks® beverages.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Jack Daniel's

Experience the fine tradition of the great Southern food Nashville is known for. Sample hand-selected “Tennessee Sippin’ Whiskey” from the distillery, located in Magnolia section. Parking is validated here.

Open for lunch and dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Findley's

Findley's features an antique wooden bar and wide selection of craft beers, making it the perfect place to unwind in Magnolia. Parking is validated.

Open for dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Old Hickory Steakhouse

A nod to President Andrew Jackson’s nickname, our signature steak restaurant features 1855 Black Angus Beef seared to perfection, plus artisan cheeses and an extensive wine list in Delta Atrium. Parking is validated.

Reservations required
Open for dinner. Dress code: Smart Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Ravello

Enjoy an Italian dinner inspired by the coastal city of Ravello on the lower level of our Garden Conservatory Atrium. Parking is validated.

Open for dinner. Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Paisano's Pizzaria & Vino

This festive yet casual restaurant serves up Tuscan-style pizza and pasta, freshly baked bread sticks and fresh salads on the Delta Island.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Stax

Create a juicy, one-of-a-kind burger or sandwich just the way you want it when you choose the size and sides at this restaurant on the Delta Island.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Solario Cantina

Enjoy bold Mexican flavors, signature margaritas and more than 100 tequilas at this festive bar and restaurant. Located in Garden Conservatory Atrium. Parking validated.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Wasabi's Sushi

Japanese-style sushi and a broad selection of traditional sake and beer are served amidst lazily swimming koi and the soothing sound of waterfalls inside the Cascades American Café. Located in the Cascades Atrium. Parking validated.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Cocoa Bean

Choose from premium coffee drinks, fresh bakery and pastry items, and gourmet sandwiches at our signature coffee bar overlooking the twin falls in the Cascades Atrium. Located off the Cascades Lobby. We Proudly Serve Starbucks®.

Open for breakfast and lunch Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


The Falls Bar & Lounge

Enjoy a tapas-style menu, wines, hand-crafted cocktails, bottled beer and chilled champagne in a breathtaking setting overlooking twin waterfalls. Located in the Cascades Atrium.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Conservatory Wine Bar

Conservatory Wine Bar offers a diverse selection of domestic and international wines in a sophisticated, chic setting. Located in Garden Conservatory Atrium.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Library Lounge at Old Hickory Steakhouse

Sip on classic and modern cocktails, cognac, whiskey, wine or beer at this unassuming yet decidedly upscale speakeasy. Located in the Delta Atrium.

Open for dinner Dress code: Smart Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


American Craft Tavern

Taste authentic American beer, wine, whiskey and snacks in a modern, industrial themed bar setting. Located in the Delta Atrium.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Delta Delight Frozen Yogurt

Pick your frozen yogurt and pile on the toppings to create a one-of-a-kind sweet treat. Located in the Delta Atrium.

Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848


Bravo Gelato

Satisfy your sweet tooth with Italian gelato. Located at the Magnolia entrance to the Garden Conservatory Atrium.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual

Address and Phone

Located in the Gaylord Opryland Resort
615-458-6848

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