Highest-rated restaurants in Nashville, according to Tripadvisor

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September 13, 2021
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Highest-rated restaurants in Nashville, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Nashville using rankings from Tripadvisor. Restaurants on the list may be closed due to COVID-19.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven’t been to yet.

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#30. Arnold's Country Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (876 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 605 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-4102
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#29. DeSano Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (692 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 115 16th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-3103
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#28. McNamara's Irish Pub & Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (994 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Irish, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2740 Old Lebanon Rd, Nashville, TN 37214-2523
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#27. Kayne Prime

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,125 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1103 McGavock St, Nashville, TN 37203-3105
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#26. Maggiano's Little Italy - Nashville

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (960 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3106 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203-1304
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#25. Bourbon Street Blues and Boogie Bar

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (253 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 220 Printers Aly, Nashville, TN 37201-1403
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#24. M Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (431 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 209 10th Ave S #223, Nashville, TN 37203-4144
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#23. The Bluebird Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (970 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, International
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4104 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37215-2701
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#22. The Loveless Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (6,348 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Barbecue, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8400 Tn-100, Nashville, TN 37221-4012
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#21. Bakersfield

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (701 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 201 3rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201-2201
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#20. The Stillery

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,488 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 113 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1901
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#19. Lockeland Table

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (366 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1520 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206-2854
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#18. Midtown Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (511 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Cuisine: Seafood, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 102 19th Ave S Off West-End, Between Vanderbilt And Downtown, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
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#17. Rodizio Grill - Nashville

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,272 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 166 2nd Ave N Suite C, Nashville, TN 37201-1929
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#16. Five Points Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,019 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1012 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206-2815
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#15. The Wild Cow Vegetarian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (489 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1896 Eastland Ave, Nashville, TN 37206-2542
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#14. Burger Republic

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (322 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 420 11th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-4161
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#13. The Patterson House

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (488 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1711 Division St, Nashville, TN 37203-2701
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#12. The Standard

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (310 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Steakhouse, American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 167 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203-3731
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#11. bartaco

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (613 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2526 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204-2543
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#10. Paula Deen's Family Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (513 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 575 Opry Mills Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-2444
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#9. Robert's Western World

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,085 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $
- Address: 416 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
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#8. Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse, Nashville

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (526 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 300 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219-1611
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#7. Darfons Restaurant & Lounge

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,376 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2810 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville, TN 37214-3718
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#6. Etch Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (2,179 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, International
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 303 Demonbreun St, Nashville, TN 37201-2215
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#5. Joey's House of Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (721 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $
- Address: 897 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville, TN 37210-2852
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#4. Skull's Rainbow Room

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (1,068 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 222 Printers Aly, Nashville, TN 37201-1403
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#3. Monell's Dining & Catering

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (2,603 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
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#2. The Chef and I on Ninth

- Rating: 5 of 5 (315 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 611 9th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203
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#1. Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina, a Nashville Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 of 5 (464 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 201 8th Ave S 34th floor, Nashville, TN 37203
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