Quality Suites Nashville Airport
2615 Elm Hill Pk.
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: (615) 883-0114
Fax: (615) 872-0334
Bars & Cafes
McNamara's Irish Pub & Restaurant is a wonderful Irish joint with a family-friendly ambiance. This pub plays live music every night and the service is truly impeccable, even on packed days. The decor and atmosphere give you a typical Ireland feeling. Do not miss its Kerry Lamb and the Scotch eggs.
While you wait for a table, have a drink at the bar and toss peanut shells on the floor. The wait at Longhorn Steakhouse is often long, but the steaks are worth it. The chef starts with a lean cut of choice beef, rubs it with Longhorn's signature spices and grills it to perfection. The succulent filet mignon, the hearty rib eye and the ever popular t-bone are all part of the culinary repertoire. The signature entree, a huge 22-ounce porterhouse steak, is beloved by serious beef lovers. Non-beef eaters can enjoy chicken and seafood dishes.
The Gibson Café and Guitar Gallery is a wonderful cafe located in the city of Nashville. The cafe is one-of-a-kind that features rare and famous Gibson guitars used by guitar legends. The cafe is smoke-free and has a family friendly environment. The most famous guitar, here, is the Anniversary Les Paul that has 67 diamonds used in it and 24 carat gold accents. You get a variety of interesting drinks and coffees here, including alcoholic beverages. You can also get yourself some interesting Gibson merchandise.
Theme restaurants come and go, but few allow you to eat your meal atop a Harley Lowrider. Here in this clever diner, patrons are treated to cheeseburgers and smoked sausage sandwiches as good as any around. You can also purchase Harley Davidson clothing, gift items and motorcycle accessories. The decor is strictly "Hell's Angels" but the service is warm and friendly. One thing you won't find here are the immense crowds normally associated with such theme establishments. Expect to pay a bit more for a good sized burger, and add a couple of dollars to it if you choose the fries, and you really should! They are delicious.
Ugly Mugs is a great place in East Nashville to drink a delicious, hot cup of coffee in a relaxed environment with a trendy vibe and free WiFi. Bring your laptop along and get some work done outside the office. The decor is simple with clean lines, great colors, and a comfortable local feel; something the nation chains don't have. Like most hot spots in East Nashville, the clients are mostly young business professionals looking for the perfect place to think alone or spend time with friends. In addition to the great vibe, the coffee and service at Ugly Mugs is also top notch.
Lockeland's Table in a historic neighborhood makes it the perfect place to enjoy classic American cuisine. Entrees include roasted chicken with mac and cheese, rack of lamb, and fresh fish with a black lentil, cauliflower, and fennel salad. One of the highlights of this eatery however, is the pizza bar - sit here to enjoy freshly made pizza that's created right before your eyes.
Rumors East has a very warm ambiance with an exuberant decoration. The arty look of the place is accompanied by beautiful chandeliers. The extension of the backdoor is yet another arrangement of a patio that will make your evening a memorable one. Executive Chef Hernan Borda is known for his steamed mussels, shrimp and grits as well as his small plates and pizzas. Enjoy the atmosphere and the happy hour as this place will definitely make you come back.
Pied Piper Creamery serves up some of the most delicious ice cream in Nashville. Rich and creamy, their home-made soft style ice cream leaves customers coming back again and again. With amusing and creative flavors like Baklava, Key Lime Cheesecake, Oatmeal Raisin in the Sun, C is for Cookie, and Na Na Nu Nu, you never know what amazing and tasty concoctions await you. Located in a converted Victorian home in the popular Five Corners region of Nashville's East End, the atmosphere at Pied Piper is as charming as the ice cream is delicious. - Lynn-nore Chittom
Situated in the Five Points area of East Nashville, 3 Crow Bar is a popular establishment among locals who love their tasty pub grub, high quality brews, and expertly crafted cocktails. Happy hour and trivia night on Thursday evenings pack in the crowds. The tree-lined patio is great for enjoying the warm Nashville nights with plenty of seating available.
Batter'd & Fried Boston Seafood House is the only Boston pub in Nashville and the ambiance is dead on. With old, thick, dark wood beams holding the place together, pub tables, wooden bench seating, concrete flooring, and walls plastered with Red Sox pictures and paraphernalia, Batter'd & Fried feels like an old corner pub in any fishing village in New England. The chowder, the burgers and the service are all excellent, and if you come on just the right day, you might even get a chef's special steak bomb sandwich. Located at the Five Points in East Nashville, Batter'd & Fried is a great place to catch a meal, watch a game, or just feel nostalgic for Beantown. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Raz'z Bar and Grill offers guests in Nashville two great locations for delicious soul food with a Cajun flare and an African influence. With one location in Nashville and a second in Smyrna, residents and guests in the Nashville area have twice the opportunity to enjoy Chef Raz'z fabulous creations. Even the Food Network has taken notice, as Raz'z was featured on an episode of Best Thing I Ever Ate. The menu at Raz'z includes a variety of familiar options including burgers, sandwiches, salads and entrees such as chicken fried chicken, chicken parmesan and shrimp fettucini alfredo all with Raz'z personal touch. Service and atmosphere make a trip to Raz'z worth the time and money. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Located in East Nashville's Riverside Village area, Village Pub & Beer Garden is a popular community meeting spot. Whether you're here for a bite to eat, to watch the latest game or to begin your evening out, this multi-faceted pub will exceed your expectations. The wrap-around porch is open all year long, perfect for enjoying that cold pint on a brisk autumn afternoon. The fireplace, large windows and vaulted ceilings add a sense of warmth. And with cuisine like the sausage stuffed pretzel sandwich and homemade confit bruschetta, its easy to see why the locals tend to stick around.