When you’re on vacation, food isn’t just a necessity. It’s part of the experience! Just north of downtown, Germantown, Nashville, restaurants are some of the best in the city. With so many recent developments and expansions, this area has become a food Mecca. Come experience everything from casual pubs to restaurants run by James Beard Award nominees during your stay at Playlist Properties.
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Top Germantown, Nashville, Restaurants
1. Germantown Cafe
For a delicious meal and incredible views of the Nashville skyline, look no further than Germantown Cafe. This sleek and sexy restaurant is the perfect choice for a romantic date night or special occasion. If you’re stopping in for dinner, we recommend the signature Plum Pork, char-crusted New York strip, or the juicy crab cakes. Germantown Cafe is also open for lunch, brunch, and happy hour.
2. City House
Italian cuisine and Southern ingredients come together at City House, a buzzing hotspot that’s known for its pizza, pasta, and homemade sausage. Start your meal with a cocktail or glass of wine. Then, order your favorite entrée and let your taste buds sing!
Searching for a one-of-a-kind dining experience? Head to Monell’s on 6th Ave. Here, guests enjoy all-you-can-eat Southern comfort food that pleases the palate and soothes the soul. Fried chicken, green beans, grits, and cornbread are just a few staples on the ever-changing menu.
Note: At Monell’s, everything is served family-style at communal tables. Prepare to get cozy with your neighbor!
4. SILO Germantown
The ambiance of SILO Germantown rivals the amazing dishes served here. Treat yourself to Southern-inspired cuisine by highly regarded Chef Greenberg. Not sure what to order? Start by sharing some small plates and house charcuterie before indulging in your decedent main course. Add a handcrafted cocktail and your dining experience is complete.
5. Butchertown Hall
The smoky flavors at Butchertown Hall are unlike anything you have ever experienced before. This popular eatery boasts a 36-square-foot hearth and smoker that greets you with a decadent aroma as soon as you walk in. With dishes like freshly-charred veggies, tacos, and brisket, Butchertown’s menu has something for everyone. Plus, the beer garden is unrivaled!
6. 5th & Taylor
5th & Taylor combines a rustic, industrial atmosphere with incredible cuisine. With art commissioned specifically for the space, dining here is truly a unique experience. Daniel Lindley, a 6-time James Beard award nominee, created the menu inspired by the flavors of Tennessee. Choose from classics like beef tenderloin, or try something new like the popular cracklin’ cornbread. Make sure you save room for a dessert!
Experience the Best of Nashville with Playlist Properties
Now that you know about the top Germantown, Nashville, restaurants, it’s time to start planning your trip to Music City! Our properties in downtown Nashville offer easy access to the best bars and eateries in the area. In fact, when you stay at our Rhythm Loft on 2nd Avenue, you’ll be just steps from the action!
This gorgeous two-bedroom apartment features clean lines, fine finishes, and modern decor. It’s fully renovated and stocked with everything you need for a comfortable stay. Whether you’re traveling with family, friends, or that special someone, the Rhythm Loft is an ideal home-away-from-home.
Ready for some amazing food? Check our availability and make your reservations today!
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