Where to Eat in Nashville this Thanksgiving | 2016

Can’t bear the thought of spending Turkey Day over a hot stove? Thanks to some of the Nashville area’s most treasured family-friendly eateries (Loveless Cafe, Monell’s), restaurant critics’ favorites (Adele’s, Chauan Ale and Masala House),…

Can’t bear the thought of spending Turkey Day over a hot stove? Thanks to some of the Nashville area’s most treasured family-friendly eateries (Loveless Cafe, Monell’s), restaurant critics’ favorites (Adele’s, Chauan Ale and Masala House), tried-and-true international options (Bombay Palace, Sitar) and top hotel kitchens (Capitol Grille, 1808 Grille, Old Hickory Steakhouse), there are plentiful options for dining out this Thanksgiving in the Nashville area. Below is a partial list of options. The Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau also has included a list of catering options, most of which require pickup on Wednesday.

Here’s a link to OpenTable.com to keep handy and make reservations for many of the restaurants.

Restaurants open on Thanksgiving:

1808 Grille (The Hutton Hotel)

417 Union

Adele’s

Aquarium Restaurant /

B.B.King’s Blues Club

Bombay Palace

Buca di Beppo — Cool Springs

JImmy Buffett’s Margaritaville

Capitol Grille (The Hermitage Hotel)

Champions (Nashville Airport Marriott)

Chauhan Ale and Masala House

Commerce Street Grille (Renaissance Nashville Hotel)

Dave & Buster’s

The District Bar & Kitchen (Indigo Hotel)

Ellendale’s Restaurant 

Fleming’s Steakhouse

Garden Conservatory at Gaylord Opryland

Gaylord Springs Golf Links

Giovanni Ristorante (Midtown) 

Hard Rock Cafe

Hilton Garden Inn (Downtown Nashville Hilton)

Johnny Rockets

Kitchen Notes (Omni Nashville)

Loveless Cafe

Lucky Bamboo

M Restaurant and Bar /

Mack and Kates — Franklin

Maggiano’s Little Italy

Marsh House (Thompson Nashville Hotel)

Mason’s (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel) h

Merchants Restaurant

Mere Bulles — Brentwood

Monell’s

Morton’s the Steakhouse

Old Hickory Steakhouse (Gaylord Opryland)

Opry Backstage Grill at The Inn at Opryland

Porter House Bistro

Puckett’s Grocery (downtown and downtown Franklin)

Rainforest Cafe

Romano’s Macaroni Grill

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Sitar

Sperry’s Restaurant (Belle Meade and Cool Springs)

Ted’s Montana Grill

Texas de Brazil

Trattoria Il Mulino (Hilton Nashville Downtown)

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