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bna airport, Nashville, TN
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This place was right by the gate and it was lunchtime so where better to eat. The beer was good and the pulled pork sandwich was also good but the service stank. The waitress asked for my ID and then turned her back on me and never bothered to look at it. every time she mumbled at me I had... More 

Thank marquisofraspberry
Marathon, WI
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236 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We stopped for a celebratory send off to end our trip to Nashville and wait for our flight - we ordered mojitos - and they were awful - tasteless and definitely not worth the $12 - even at airport prices - we asked if they were made correctly and no one seemed to know. The highlight was the Mac N... More 

New York City, New York
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5,141 reviews
1,992 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 706 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Nice airport location. Clean and fairly decent friendly and quick service. The drinks were great and priced for and airport. They also had a food menu.

Thank Bernardo F
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155 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Thought I would give it a try due to a flight delay, well the menu is nothing special, not much of a selection and most of it is calorie loaded, gut busters. Ordered the Pulled Pork BBQ plate with green beans and Mac & Cheese. String beans were not cooked, or just barley blanched (hard and crunchy), BBQ Pork was... More 

Thank PC15
Clarksville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Went into bar waiting on flight and asked for a house merlot. The waiter said "No Problem" and brought me a glass of wine. After drinking it and preparing to depart, I get handed a 32.00 bill. When I queried the waiter, he said "we don't have a house merlot". I was livid. Of course, I begrudgingly paid the bill... More 

Thank Anthony K
Greensboro, North Carolina
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154 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2015

With time to kill, we went to have a bite before traveling. The pork sliders were delicious and more than I could eat. Don't expect to be in a hurry, this place was slow. The food was above my expectations for airport food. Many of delta's gates were in the area, so this was a great location

Thank Rondella1
Dearborn, Michigan
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015

After a busy day at a conference (no breakfast, no lunch) I stopped here at 5:10 with flight boarding at 5:45. The wait staff is used to serving people in a hurry. Menu has many choices, and the very courteous and efficient hard-working waiter (despite being grossly overworked during this dinner rush) cheerfully brought me a chicken Caesar salad. The... More 

Thank OccasionalTraveler65
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151 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2014

We stopped in and had 45 minutes until our plane was boarding. Pulled pork BBQ sandwiches sounded good and I told the waitress about our time crunch and she said it wouldn't be a problem if we were doing BBQ. (because it's already smoked and ready to go) We got our food in about 20 minutes and really enjoyed it.... More 

Thank TheGameCrafter
Fairfield, Connecticut
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280 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

I was pleasantly surprised at the food at the Tennessee Tavern at BNA (Nashville) airport. Even though the menu is small, it has a lot of good choices. The extremely pleasant waitress was more than willing to work with me on adapting the menu to my liking. I wanted lots of pulled pork, no bread and limited sides. She suggested... More 

Thank Cedar880
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Food was fine. We ordered cheeseburgers which were as expected. Onion rings were excellent! It is the service which was beyond belief!. SLOW SLOW SLOW. Sit at the bar and not in the dining area if you want a chance of having good service. Otherwise expect to be ignored, have things forgotten, and have to beg to pay for your... More 

Thank Lana P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: bna airport, Nashville, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • This restaurant is at Nashville Intl Airport (after security)
awesome place, great service great food,

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