Great Places to Eat in Nashville near LP Field

Whether you are native to Nashville but just live in a different part of town, or are staying in the area for business or some special occasion like an event at LP Field, take it as the perfect opportunity to sample some of the best downtown restaurants offering some of the tastiest, most authentic fare in the whole city. Right on Broadway, Jack's Bar-B-Que beckons diners with its neon sign and award-winning sauce, while further up the street, Capitol Grille  is a can't-miss experience for any serious foodie. There are so many great places to grab a bite near LP Field, it can be just as fun trying to cross all of them off your list when staying in the core of the city, and altogether they sum up some of the best that Music City has to offer - fine dining, regional meat-and-three and even pizza. Before the big event or after the home team's victory, fuel up on everything from fried chicken to chili. Call in a carryout order for the ultimate in tasty tailgating, book a table for a celebratory meal, or even walk through the cafeteria line and then slide into an unassuming booth at Arnold's Country Kitchen for some of the best meat-and-three anywhere in the South. 

Manny's House of Pizza


Searching for pizza places in downtown? Manny's House of Pizza serves some of the best pies in the city. Located in the historic Arcade Building, this restaurant serves up home-made pizzas with all your favorite toppings. Besides pizza, the menu...  Read More



Founded by the Puckett family in the 1950s, the original Lieper's Fork Puckett's has served as a country store to several communities in Williamson County for decades. From fresh groceries and a good southern meal to a tank of gas and a place to...  Read More



While part of a national chain, this locale is considered a city icon. A lively environment at both lunch and dinner, the experience never disappoints. The people-watching is as good as the premium cocktails, and lots of local and visiting...  Read More



The first hard decision you'll have to make is whether to get the chili or meat-and-three plated lunch. Of course, you can always get both with one of their combos. The chili comes "straight," "three way" with tamale and spaghetti, or any...  Read More



For a truly memorable dining experience, score one of 32 seats with full view of the chefs at this second-story boutique restaurant. This isn't just a meal, but a form of entertainment, where menus don't really exist and multi-course meals and...  Read More



Nashville's only a few hours drive from Memphis, the home of BBQ, and at Jack's they're giving Elvis' hometown a run for their money. Award winning and finger-lickin', Jack's doesn't shy from sharing the secret to their success: After applying...  Read More



Located in the heart of the SoBro district downtown, The Southern Steak and Oyster does all kinds of things just right. Take their Bananas Foster bread pudding for example. Perfectly fine to order in the morning, but you should maybe start with...  Read More



Within steps from Music City Center and other top attractions, Etch's location is perfect for anyone staying downtown seeking a true foodie treat. Chef Deb Paquette has been well known in the area for years, particularly for her talent with...  Read More



If you're seeking a bit of love on your plate along with a lively, old-school atmosphere, Arnold's is the place to be. The family run institution isn't fancy, but is always filled by the city's leaders and foodies. The menu changes based on...  Read More

Capitol Grille
Photo courtesy of Capitol Grille


Set in the lower level of the gorgeous Hermitage Hotel, this is one of the best dining rooms in the city. Chef Tyler Brown creates a menu that is approachable and very reflective of the city while still being attractive to the most...  Read More


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Hollie Deese is a Nashville-based writer who has spent the past 10 years falling in love with the sights, sounds and flavors of Music City. Hollie has 15 years experience as a writer and...  More About Hollie