17 Nashville Black Owned Restaurants To Know

photo by Elle Danielle at Seafood Sensation

Due to COVID-19, please make sure to check directly with each establishments as updates are made frequently. We are updating as we receive new info so stick with us and let us know if we are missing anything.

Coneheads – Lunch/Dinner/Family-Friendly

Area: Dickerson Pike

1315 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Delivery, to-go plus DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats


Ed’s Fish House- Fried Fish Staple

Area: Nashville/Percy Priest Area (Food Truck in the summer in Compton’s parking lot)

2806 Smith Springs Rd | Nashville, TN 37217

Currently operating regular hours


Germantown Pub – Lunch/Dinner/Late Nights

Area: Germantown

708 Monroe Street | Nashville, TN 37204

To-go and delivery via Uber Eats


Gojo Ethiopian Restaurant

Area: South Nashville

415 W Thompson Ln. | Nashville, TN 37211

Info currently not available


H & T’s Soul Food/ Meat and Three

Area: Nashboro Village

2264 Murfreesboro Rd. | Nashville, TN 37217
Helen’s Hot Chicken – Lunch/Dinner
Multiple Nashville Locations | North Nashville, Rivergate, Antioch, Clarksville
visit website
Prince’s Hot Chicken – Lunch/Dinner/Original Hot Chicken Creators
Area: South Nashville
5814 Nolensville Rd. |Nashville, TN 37211
Riddim N’Spice – Caribbean
Area: South Nashville
2116 Meharry Blvd., Nashville, TN 37208
To-go and delivery currently available

Seafood Sensations – Lunch/Dinner

Area: Historic Jefferson Street (Antioch Location Closed)
2719 Jefferson St., Nashville, TN 37208
Info currently not available
Area: North Nashville
937 Locklayer St., Nashville, TN 37208
Slim & Husky’s – Pizza & Cinnamon Rolls
Area: North Nashville (Buchanan Arts District), Antioch
911 Buchanan St Nashville, TN 37208
270 Hickory Hollow | Antioch, TN 37013
*The Rollout 1006 Buchanan St Nashville, TN 37208 (cinnamon rolls)
To-go, delivery plus DoorDash, Grubhub, UberEats and Postmates
Swett’s Family Restaurant – Lunch/Dinner
Area: North Nashville
2725 Clifton Ave. | Nashville, TN 37209
The Garden Brunch Cafe – Breakfast/Brunch (Reopened)
Area: Historic Jefferson Street
924 Jefferson St. | Nashville, TN 37208
The Local Distro – Restaurant and Neighborhood Market (Currently closed until March 31, 2020 due to COVID-19

Area: North Nashville (Salemtown) 
614 Garfield St., Nashville, TN 37208
The Southern V – Vegan 

Area: North Nashville (Buchanan Arts District)
1200 Buchanan St. | Nashville, TN 37208
To-go plus Postmates
Shugga Hi Bakery and Cafe – Brunch, Bar, Bakery
Area: East Nashville
1000 Dickerson Pike | Nashville, TN 37207
Currently operating on regular hours
Vege-Licious- Vegan/Vegetarian Cafe
Area: North Nashville
513B Fisk St. | Nashville, TN 37203
Currently operating on regular hours
Tacos With A Twist – Tex-Mex (Currently closed due to COVID-19)
Area: South Nashville (Melrose)
810 Gale Lane, Ste 104, Nashville, TN 37204



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