Get a Boost From Nashville's Best Breakfast/Brunch Restaurants

Hollie Deese

By , Local Expert, Nashville
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Is there ever a meal more meant for leisurely enjoyment than brunch? In Nashville we are blessed beyond belief with some of the tastiest, freshest and filling midday meals that can be had. At Marche Artisan Foods people have no problems waiting for one of the tables as long as they have their friends and a strong cup of their coffee. And why not? With a rotating menu of quiches, crepes and eggs over polenta, there is nothing that won't taste good with one of their blood orange mimosas. For flavors that are totally different, you can't go wrong at The Stone Fox thanks to their vegetarian breakfast Banh Mi, a buttered baguette...  Read more »

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    Marche Artisan Foods

    Marche is packed to the gills all day on weekends for good reason - the outstanding food.

    Local Expert Tip: "Shop the shelves for interesting ingredients to try at home. "

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    Margot Cafe and Bar

    Everyone makes it a point to bring out-of-town guests to Margot for brunch, it's that good.

    Local Expert Tip: "One of the few places in town where you can't order wrong."

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    Germantown Cafe

    Their brunch menu reads like a classic hits list, with Benedicts and frittatas abound.

    Local Expert Tip: "Make a reservation - this Music City fave gets busy fast and stays that way."

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    Copper Kettle Green Hills

    Can you say buffet? With a carving station, omelets made-to-order and options like baked brie, this is a must.

    Local Expert Tip: "They're known for their delicious omelets and mimosas. "

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    Sam & Zoe's

    Breakfast and lunch are served all day long, so go ahead and get soup with that bacon.

    Local Expert Tip: "You can't go wrong with one of their coffee drinks, and vegetarians will find plenty of palate-pleasing options."

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    The Stone Fox

    • Cuisine: American
    • Average Main Course Price: $10
    • Neighborhood: West Nashville

    From gluten free has to vegan scrambles, The Stone Fox is so much more than a rowdy music venue.

    Local Expert Tip: "Order the breakfast banh mi for something totally different from the typical morning fare."

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    Mad Donna's

    With a DIY Bloody Mary Bar and full brunch menu, this place gets packed on the weekends.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you're a mimosa fan, they have a variety of different juice options."

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    • Cuisine: American
    • Average Main Course Price: $10
    • Neighborhood: Midtown

    A casual but classy atmosphere makes brunch at Tavern much more than you expect from eggs.

    Local Expert Tip: "Just about anyone will tell you the white trash hash is a no-brainer."

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    Red Bicycle Coffee and Crepes

    • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
    • Average Main Course Price: $8
    • Neighborhood: Germantown

    A full service coffee shop that offers a wide-ranging menu of savory and sweet crepes for lunch, dinner and dessert.

    Local Expert Tip: "Nutella crepe. Need we say more?"

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    The Southern Steak and Oyster

    Chicken and waffles are just one of the reasons to try The Southern for brunch.

    Local Expert Tip: "Go ahead and park in the Pinnacle garage and be sure to ask for validation."



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