Whether you’re looking to watch the big game casually with a few friends or go all out with the whole crew, we’ve created the perfect list for you. From your game day staples to unique menu features, everyone is sure to find something that satisfies. We can’t guarantee your team will always come out on top but we can guarantee that you’ll have an exciting (and delicious) game day at any of these Nashville spots.
The Best Game Day Spots in Nashville
Downtown: 410 4th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201 • (615) 288-0880
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to midnight
Belmont: 3108 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN • (615) 200-1181
Hours: Sunday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Thursday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
There’s nothing quite like Martin‘s fresh barbecue and slaw to complement your game day get-up. Bring your team to cheer on the team at either the downtown or Belmont location for a fun and delicious watch party. With a large dining room, massive beer garden and plenty of “whole hog BBQ” to keep you entertained, you might just find yourself sticking around Martin’s even after the game is done.
1004 4th Avenue North, Nashville,TN 37219 • (615) 866-1620
Hours: Monday through Wednesday 4 p.m to 11 p.m.; Thursday 4 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Brunch Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Choose from a number of taps — 36, to be exact — at this beer-lover’s paradise! At Von Elrod’s Beer Hall & Kitchen, you can sip on your beer of choice while also feasting on delicious food options like Malted Blueberry Pancakes over brunch or meats from the smoker. On game day, this Germantown Beer Hall & Kitchen is truly beckoning.
Downtown: 719 8th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203 • (615) 624-8255
Murfreesboro: 127 SE Broad St., Murfreesboro, TN 37120 • (615) 617-3909
Donelson: 2620 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214 • (615) 988-2179
Hours: Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.); Friday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Brunch Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
If you speak hot chicken, Party Fowl is ready to talk. Pick your poison (level of spice), pair it with a “boozy slushie,” and sit back and enjoy the game day atmosphere. Order any one of the craft beers or cool cocktails to pair with your hot bites, and your game day set up will be hard to beat. Who knows, the hot chicken might turn into your new good luck charm!
2221 Bandywood Drive, Nashville, TN 37215 • (615) 783-0720
Hours: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Monday Happy Hour 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Tuesday through Friday Happy Hour 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.); Saturday, 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Brunch Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This family restaurant and bar is your Green Hills destination for game day. With constantly fresh specials, “Meat & 2 & 3” options and great food and drink deals all week long, Crow’s Nest ensures that every sports fan is well taken care of. Note that they also offer mimosa buckets during brunch on Saturday and Sunday.
Hillsboro Village: 1807 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212 • (615) 292-8110
Sylvan Heights: 4017 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 • (629) 777-8500
Hours (for both locations): Sunday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Thursday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Watching the game at Double Dogs provides the best kind of head swivel. With screens covering the walls, you can camp out for a full day of spectating all that sports have to show. Visit the Hillsboro Village or Sylvan Heights locations to order game-ready plates and brews that will please any sports fan. In the warmer months, make sure you snag your spot on the patio!
1522 Demonbreun Street, Nashville, TN 37203 • (615) 864-7393
Hours: Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
From the rooftop to the Premier Lounge, DawgHouse Saloon knows how to do game day. This festive spot joins music and sports with a menu boasting a wide array of snacks, meals and “signature sauces.” To complete the quintessential game day ambiance, you can “Build Your Own Dog,” and the opportunities are endless. When the game is done, you’re right by the Music City Center and well positioned to enjoy the night in downtown Nashville!
501 Main Street, Nashville, TN 37206 • (615) 760-5737
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Happy Hour Monday through Friday 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.); Friday through Sunday, 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. (Brunch 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
Spice up your game day with The Mainstay‘s unique arcade games, one-of-a-kind drink specials and a tasty menu that will keep you and your tastebuds entertained even through the commercials. This East Nashville spot is truly suitable you to stay a while. You should know, The Mainstay’s Bloody Mary features olives, sliders, onion rings, a small Bloody Mary and sparklers. You’ll have to see it to believe it!
Sylvan Park: 4425 Murphy Road, Nashville, TN 37209 • (615) 942-5052
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Germantown: 313 Jefferson Street, Nashville, TN 37208 • (615) 873-1954
Hours: Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Everyone is a neighbor at this local favorite bar. In addition to a welcoming neighborly staff, Neighbors Nashville has delicious meats smoked in-house, happy hour daily, live music three days a week and dog-friendly patios. Visit the Sylvan Park and Germantown locations, and see why locals flock to this spot every day of the week! Make sure you try their famous smoked wings while you’re at it.
101 Broadway Nashville, TN 37201 • (615) 915-0888
Hours: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.
At the iconic Acme Feed & Seed on Broadway, entertainment in music and in sports truly come together. Lounge seating, plenty of TV’s, and a delectable food and drink menu guarantee a downtown game day experience for both locals and tourists alike. Whether you’re celebrating a win or lamenting a loss, the stage is set for a downtown post-game party as well!
Sylvan Park: 4408 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 • (615) 750-2920
Hours: Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.; 21+ after 9 p.m. (7 days/week)
Melrose: 2535 8th Ave S, Ste 107, Nashville, TN 37204 • (615) 712-8160
Hours: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 1 a.m.; 21+ after 5 p.m. (7 days/week)
Capitol View: 431 11th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203 • (615) 729-4445
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; 21+ after 9 p.m. (7 days/week)
There’s no way to say that a laid-back yet pleasant game day experience is too far away. With three convenient M.L. Rose locations throughout Nashville, the Craft Beer & Burgers spot is always geared up and ready to host. With over 90 craft beers and simple (but delicious) pub food, you’ll be wishing that game day menus were an everyday lifestyle.
Belle Meade: 6051 Highway 100, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 928-6577
Hours: Sunday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Nipper’s Corner: 15545B Old Hickory Blvd, Nashville, TN 37211 • (615) 942-5755
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
At Sam’s Place, there’s no such thing as a bad seat in the house. With screens visible from any angle and plenty of delicious eats to go around, you will be poised for a comfortable and exciting classic game day experience. Enjoy your favorite dips, chicken tenders, burgers and the obligatory selection of game day sides at either the Belle Meade or Nipper’s Corner locations!
South Nashville: 2190 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211 • (615) 649-5757
Germantown: 371 Monroe Street, Nashville, TN 37208 • (615) 730-7888
Hours (for both locations): Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
We know that team allegiances run deep — and so does this pizza. Spend your day sharing 312 Pizza‘s Chicago-style pies and you can quickly assume common ground with even your fiercest rivals. If pizza isn’t quite your dish of choosing, they do have plenty of other menu items to fit your fancy. Choose from either the Germantown or South Nashville locations and just know that this crust will indeed blow your mind.
1123 3rd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37208 • (615) 818-0318
Hours: Monday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Game day in two words: beer and burgers. And these two things just happen to be Jack Brown’s Joint specialties. Whether you’re looking for a beer to compliment your burger or a burger to compliment your beer, we can guarantee you will not be disappointed. Finish off your day with one (or more) fried Oreos and you’ll quickly see why this spot is a fan favorite.
250 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203 • (615) 761-3644
Hours: Monday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Just cheering in the proximity of Bridgestone Arena and Nissan Stadium counts just as much as being there, right? Located in the hart of downtown, Honky Tonk meets upscale sports bar at Barlines. The lively and spacious spot takes pride in its locally sourced ingredients and high-energy sports scene that creates a uniquely Nashville experience. In addition to 22 jumbo flat-screen TVs, Barlines also showcases the latest in local music with performances from rising country stars.
717 3rd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37201 • (615) 840-8748
Hours: Monday through Thursday 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Happy Hour Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.); Saturday 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Though Pastime Nashville pays homage to the true American pastime of baseball, they do not shy from broadcasting all the latest and current games. Located next to First Tennessee Park, the “cool-casual” dining experience, emulates the sports scene with a classy spin. Featuring cocktails, an impressive menu and plenty of game-watching space, you are sure to have a great time cheering on your team!
1024 Woodland Street, East Nashville, TN 37206 • (615) 262-3345
Hours: Monday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Since 2004, this East Nashville spot is a crowd favorite. Delicious food made from locally sourced ingredients plus beer on tap will guarantee that 3 Crow Bar is properly fueling your game watching experience. Plenty of space in the main area, covered back bar and tree covered deck lets you socialize and watch the game. If you’re feeling bold and daring, make sure you give the “Scorpion (ARE YOU SURE?)” wings a whirl!
704 51st Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37209 • (629) 800-2454
Hours: Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
From brunch to late night, 51 North Taproom provides all the essentials for games any day of the week. This family friendly 12 South-turned-Nations taproom is run by the love of food, drinks and a good time. Fresh ingredients and thirty taps + 75 bottles and cans of craft beer will take your game day experience to a whole new level. Don’t worry if you’re not a beer aficionado, the creative cocktail menu and $10 “Build-Ya-Own” Bloody Mary bar is sure to satisfy you!
Now, grab a seat, order a drink and best of luck to whichever team you’re supporting. Happy game day, Nashville!
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