The soft tortilla on the outside cradles the blue corn hard taco shell on the inside that carries the roasted chicken, salsa verde, lettuce, pico de gallo, black bean mash, chipotle cream sauce, and crumbled chorizo on top. It’s soft and crunch. It’s salty, sweet, and spicy. It’s the perfect taco. It’s the Taco Royale at Taco Mamacita.
Southern food just turned up a notch! I will bet you cannot order this next meal without licking the plate clean once your done, it’s that good! The Sweet Tea Pork Loin with pimento cheese grits, molasses glazed green beans, and bourbon jus. Sweet, savory, and everything you want in Southern cuisine. You can find this amazing meal at Merchants located in the heart of downtown Nashville off Broadway. Can’t miss it!
West Tennessee BBQ culture in the heart of Music City! That is what you will find at The Peg Leg Porker. Before you have one of their delicious barbecue plates, or sandwiches check out the Memphis Sushi, an appetizer everyone can enjoy. Sausage cheese platter with saltines. Might sound a little funny, but trust us. You will be asking for more even after you are full. The Peg Leg Porker is open 11am-10pm Monday thru Saturday with a great patio dinning area to enjoy during spring months.
For those who do not know, Gnocchi are various thick, soft pastas of little dumplings made from potatoes. If you have never tried this Italian dish, then you are in for a treat. The Potato and Tarragon Gnocchi from Lockeland Table might be the best Gnocchi in town! Wood fired mushrooms, grape tomatoes, arugula, boursin cream sauce, with crispy TN prosciutto. This dish could only be described as a beautiful masterpiece found in Music City. Seriously, find out yourself. Lockeland Table is located 1520 Woodland St in East Nashville.
A crepe as BIG as your head. Does that give you enough reason to try the Highlander from The Red Bicycle? Seriously this sucker is big, and delicious. With an intriguing combination of chicken, apples, cheese, and sauce, you have all the ingredients you need for a meal filled with nutrition. Best part this crepe is so huge, it’s perfect for sharing with a friend. The Red Bicycle is located in Germantown and open 6:30am-9pm during the week, 7:30am-9pm Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy!
Marché Artisan Foods is a cute European style café located in East Nashville. They have one of the best brunch menus one can find in Music City. Seriously, their Steak & Eggs meal is outstanding! Two fried eggs, potatoes, and roasted red peppers steak sauce. Try this meal, and breakfast will never be the same again.
Somebody pinch me! I must be dreaming. I just had the Gooey Butter Cake from Jackson’s Bar and Bistro, and MAN! So good, you would think you were in heaven. Rich, golden brownie-like cake served warm with ice cream. Mhm-Mhm! You are not going to want to share this dessert. Jackson’s Bar and Bistro is located in Hillsboro Village and has one of the best patio areas in Nashville. Check it out.