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Merchants Restaurant

401 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
+1 615-254-1892
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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401 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
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Reviewed yesterday

Each time we visit Nashville, we find ourselves at Merchants for either lunch or dinner. The food is consistently good and the service efficient & friendly. They always maintain high standards in everything they do. Great cocktail bar also. Don't visit Nashville without stopping in...More

Thank Michael F B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived with no reservations (off season) and were lucky to find a booth open. The setting on the first floor is casual and relaxed. We shared baked cheese and fried green tomato dishes and both were amazing. For mains we had Johnny Cash chilli...More

Thank Brett O
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here one night for dinner and liked it so much we came back the next night. It's in a historic old building so you really feel part of the Nashville history. It's a bit loud, though. The Arugula Salad with grilled salmon was...More

Thank 871wesr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful. We were looking for something other than a bar, and stumbled upon Merchants. The food was out of this world on the second floor. (Main floor dining is more casual, second floor is more upscale. ) My husband said it was one of...More

Thank Ajenan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good food and expensive drinks. Meatball sub was huge! Waiter was nice and made good recommendations.

Thank Bobgray1960
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Let’s be frank. Downtown Nashville is awesome, but it’s not easy to find true high end dining options on and near the “Honky Tonk Highway” aka Broadway. I have a solution. Try Merchants! They offer a fun and friendly vibe located right in the heart...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for dinner our first night in Nashville, and were extremely satisfied with our experience. Their take on a traditional chicken sandwich had avocado, bacon, arugula, and chipotle mayo on it which all tasted fresh. The sweet potato fries are a must try...More

Thank halderks
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped her by chance after bar hopping which led to us becoming hungry. I am super glad we stopped here. The service was great and the food was tasty as well. My fiancé and I both had sandwiches that were very yummy but the...More

Thank tarafX8648XV
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am giving this one star because of the terrible experience we had there. We had eaten there before. It was a busy Saturday night and we entered through the front door. We were told to walk all the way to the desk in the...More

Thank 201Ang
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food and superior customer service! Exactly what you’d expect from fine dining. Prices of a la carte were about $30. Sides about $8.

Thank LaurelHappyone
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25 April 2017|
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Response from VacationSleuth | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delay. Merchants is not known for live music, yet Nashville has plenty of nearby spots. I would suggest Robert's Western World.
Nicola T
21 March 2017|
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Response from Tristram_Southgate | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I can tell
Shari L
3 February 2017|
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Response from kittyc117 | Reviewed this property |
We did not drive. I'd suggest Uber!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
    (4th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-254-1892
  • E-mail
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