Roasted Salemtown: Nashville’s Hottest Brunch Spot

The energy is on point, vibes are top-notch, that feeling of old school Nashville, DJ CellyCell was serving up good music, plus the food is fye( yep I mean it). Roasted  Salemtown is one of Nashville’s hottest brunch spots, and the food speaks for itself. Chef Ericka Fizer-Harvey (aka Chef E) is the culinary visionary behind Roasted. Located right in the heart of Germantown/Salemtown in the previous Local Distro building, Roasted offers a robust brunch menu all week. As a brunch lover, I was automatically invested when I had a chance to attend their latest tasting experience.

Roasted Owner + Chef Ericka Fizer-Harvey

Their signature dishes include a lot of southern favorites like salmon croquettes, chicken + waffles, and good ole grits. The chicken wings are a must try and do not order any entree without adding their Brussels sprouts or cajun rice. Roasted also offers your favorite brunch cocktails all day including: Bottomless mimosas. As Ericka, shared during the tasting experience “we don’t tell customers know here and we will always leave them feeling better when they leave here”. Now, that is something I can get behind and could really feel through each bite of the food I tasted. The menu is definitely a blend of tradition and innovation, and you can tell all of the food is cooked with love and excellence.



Roasted Chicken + Waffles and Salmon Croquettes

You can also put Roasted on your list if you are looking for live music. During the week you can catch local artists, including their Monday Night Jazz or on the weekend they have a DJ for a little brunch turn up.  You can check their IG and website for upcoming events. The Roasted Experience at the R (as they call it), is one, where you can grab your girls, friends or that special someone and head on over today! You will thank me later.


Chef E and doughjoe at the Roasted tasting experience
(l to r) Brennen Boose + Cat Boose, MarQuita Holt + Christiana Afotey



To get more guides and stories of the people behind the culture and soul of Nashville, subscribe to our weekly newsletter HERE.

Written By
More from Ashley

Nashville native Saaneah talks her new country song

Nashville native Saaneah is setting out on a new course with her...
Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.