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 establishment 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

To-go and delivery, also available via 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, curbside pickup, and delivery (offering 10% off online orders with code GTP10), also available 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

Info not currently available

Helen’s Hot Chicken – Lunch/Dinner

Multiple Nashville Locations | North Nashville, Rivergate, Antioch, Clarksville

Currently open during regular store hours

Prince’s Hot Chicken – Lunch/Dinner/Original Hot Chicken Creators

Area: South Nashville

5814 Nolensville Rd. | Nashville, TN 37211


To-go, delivery via DoorDash  

Riddim N’Spice – Caribbean

Area: South Nashville

2116 Meharry Blvd. | Nashville, TN 37208 

To-go and delivery via Postmates 

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

Info currently not available  

The Garden Brunch Cafe – Breakfast/Brunch

Area: Historic Jefferson Street

924 Jefferson St. | Nashville, TN 37208

Closed due to COVID-19 

The Local Distro – Restaurant and Neighborhood Market (Reopened)

Area: North Nashville (Salemtown) 

614 Garfield St. | Nashville, TN 37208

Currently operating on adjusted hours 

The Southern V – Vegan 

Area: North Nashville (Buchanan Arts District)

1200 Buchanan St. | Nashville, TN 37208 

Closed due to COVID-19  

Shugga Hi Bakery and Cafe – Brunch, Bar, Bakery

Area: East Nashville

1000 Dickerson Pike | Nashville, TN 37207 

To-go, delivery available via Uber Eats 

Vege-Licious- Vegan/Vegetarian Cafe

Area: North Nashville

513B Fisk St. | Nashville, TN 37203 

To-go and delivery currently available 

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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