Nashville’s Newest “Must Try” Restaurants


Image credit: The Dutch Nashville

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Drusie & Darr

Seeking an elegant dining experience? Drusie & Darr is the glamorous evening stop for fine dining, located inside The Hermitage Hotel. Chef Jean-Georges has crafted globally inspired dishes in addition to showcase signature plant based options (vegans get ready), with the lovely implementation of local Tennessee produce. The contemporary spirit of Nashville is reflected here, in both the menu and the restaurant design. Breakfast and Lunch will soon be offered.

231 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219

(615) 345-7116

Plane Jane Bar

Plane Jane is a casual service bar with a cool hangout vibe that “Took Flight” this January. The bar is a cashless bar that offers frequent flyer membership, and is owned and operated by Marcus and Jennifer Buggs, who run the restaurant Coneheads, directly above the bar. Stop by for their daily happy hour 5-7pm; $9 Cocktails, $6 Wine, and $3 Beer.

1315 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Saint Stephen

Visiting Germantown? Seeking a modern flare on your favorite American cuisine? Saint Stephen is open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday, and may just be the place for you to try. The dining experience is interactive as the dining room and kitchen have a shared layout.
Menu options are crafted with the use of seasonal ingredients as the chef’s collaborate directly with farmers, fishermen, foragers, and hunters to source quality ingredients. Beverage options to pair alongside your meal, and divine “Kit Kat Bar” for dessert!

1300 3rd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208

​​(615) 974-0121

The Dutch

Catchy name, but Dutch Food? Not really, they offer feel-good American menu choices at The Dutch for breakfast, lunch, and supper. Fresh and fun atmosphere where Chef Andrew Carmellini focuses on preparing what makes him happy. Naturally items like their famous fried chicken and honey butter biscuits may just make you happy too. Looking for a drink? They have that side of things covered too, with a variety selection of wines, cocktails, and craft beer.

300 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

The Authentique

A little sip of Wine Country without having to fly over to Southern France. Here you will find over 60 specially selected wines with accompanying light foods, including delectable cheese, charcuterie, and desserts. A truly authentic French owned and operated wine bar waiting for you in the heart of East Nashville.

925 Gallatin Ave Suite 103, Nashville, TN 37206

(615) 649-8204

Yay Yay’s on Jefferson

Gather | Nourish | Indulge is the Yay Yay experience offered to Nashville residents and visitors. They have expanded from special events and catering to a new shop on Jefferson near many of our local universities and historic HBCU’s. Take a minute to sit back and soak in a warm coffee, even an alcohol infused option, if you would like. Plan your study and work time at a corner table while you snack on delicious home-made biscuits. In a hurry while passing by? A drive through just for you!

1821 Jefferson St, Nashville, TN 37208

Willie B’s Express-Antioch

Slightly southeast of downtown Nashville, you can swing by Willie B’s Express for a cherished social experience. Their menu features special creole options and fresh seasonal seafood dishes. You can even give their Streetcar Pasta a spin. Quality food and service for dinner plus the opportunity to enjoy the nightlife in a modern atmosphere, offering special libations and premium hookah. An additional location is coming soon to the Murfreesboro area!

787 Bell Rd, Antioch, TN 37013

(615) 400-5065

Enjoy your guide of Nashville’s newest and most delicious dining options! Tag us at #urbaanite when you try one out.

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