122. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Tin Angel

Last day, good friends. Don’t know about you, but we have immensely enjoyed ourselves this Nashville Restaurant Week. From the classics to the smokin’ wings, our tummies have been on a culinary adventure they won’t forget. BUT! It’s not over. We have one more day. And we’re not going to waste it as tonight we head to the Tin Angel for a three-course dinner priced at $24.16. See below for all the details.

Find more information at: nashvilleoriginals.com.

Three Course Dinner – $24.16

First Course (pick one)
Watermelon Gazpacho
Heirloom Tomato Salad
Seasonal greens, basil vinaigrette
Warm Kasseri Cheese
Preserved lemon, Ouzo gastrique

Entree Course (pick one)
Pesto Pasta
Classic basil pesto with cherry tomatoes, multicolored local sweet peppers, onion, goat cheese and toasted walnuts, linguine
Chicken Piri Piri
Applewood fired Portuguese chicken with Piri Piri sauce, couscous and cucumber/tomato & pickled red onion salad
Redfish
Seared a la plancha with Cajun spices, dirty wild rice, andouille butter and corn salad salsa

Dessert Course (pick one)
Charlotte Russe
The best New York “eat on the corner dessert” sponge cake, whipped cream, strawberry and top and bottom chocolate touches
Crème Brûlée
Vanilla bean/top, lemon/bottom/ layered brûlée
Dark Chocolate Cake
Chocolate ganache, pecan praline & salted toffee

122. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Tin Angel

121. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – The Yellow Porch

Coming to the final strech of Nashville Restaurant Week. Better make it count. For tonight, we will be heading over to The Yellow Porch. How could you not, with items like the Spinach & Watermelon Salad, Herb Marinated Amish Chicken, and Filet Mignon? Sound so good! But if that still doesn’t meet your fancy just peer below. We’re sure you’ll find something on their menu.

Find more information at: nashvilleoriginals.com.

2016 Menu:
Appetizer and Dessert included in the price of the entrée

Appetizers
Celery Blue Cheese
Yellow Porch famous celery blue cheese soup
Spinach & Watermelon Salad
Red onion, Marcona almonds, feta, white balsamic vinaigrette
Port Poached Sun-Dried Cherry Salad
Baby greens, spice walnuts, goat cheese, balsamic vinaigrette
Sweetwater Tennessee Sharp Cheddar Fritters
spicy aioli & chow chow
Shrimp Dumplings
Heritage pork, baby bok choy, spicy ponzu sauce

Entrée ($30.16)
Herb Marinated Amish Chicken
Truffled gnocchi mac n’ cheese, broccolini, thyme jus, heirloom tomato relish
Paella
Fresh fish & shellfish, spicy tomato broth, saffron rice, onions, peppers, tomatoes
Gomasio Encrusted Salmon
Brown rice risotto, edamame, pink grapefruit, lemon ginger emulsion, farmer dave’s pea shoots & crispy brussels sprouts
Shrimp & Crab Stuffed Trout
Ground grits, smoked tasso cajun coullis, baby kale, tabasco, gastrique, cucumber relish
Coffee Brined Smoked Pork Chop
Yukon gold potatoes, chorizo, poblano peppers & corn hash, haricot vert, orange scented achiote cilantro sauce, pineapple habanero chutney

Entrée ($40.16)
Filet Mignon
Potatoe & mushroom gratin, asparagus, browned spice butter, red wine demi
Bear Creek Farm Beef Short Ribs
Buttermilk scallion mashed potatoes, haricot vert, cipollini onions, crispy parsnips
Fresh Catch
Server will provide the chef’s daily accomplishments

Desserts
Carrot Cake
Chocolate Espresso Torte
Coconut Cream Pie
Banana Foster’s White Chocolate Bread Pudding

12809717_1105326199526319_8162222980189777892_n 2

121. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – The Yellow Porch

120. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Smokin’ Thighs

It’s Friday! Straight after work will be cele11811551_669478063195871_837355585370705736_nbrating the beginning of our weekend at Smokin’ Thighs. This week, for Nashville Restaurant Week, the have some pretty awesome options to choose from. Of course, for you, we listed it all below. Hope to see you there!

Find more information at: nashvilleoriginals.com.

2 Dinners & Desserts for $20.16

Entree
Applewood Smoked Chicken Tacos
2 soft flour tacos filled with BBQ applewood smoked chicken topped with a roasted corn slaw lettuce combo, drizzled with a ranch sauce and 2 sides

Sides (choice of 2)
Bacon Mac & Cheese, Smoked Chicken Baked Beans, Loaded Baked Potato Salad, Kickin Slaw, Roasted Pile O’Corn, Smoked Chicken Chili, Potato Chips

Dessert
Jack Daniel’s Infused Chocolate Cake, Bananas Foster Cake, Orange Creamcicle

120. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Smokin’ Thighs

119. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – The Row

Day three and we figured we would have a three-course meal at The Row. For the low price of $20.16 you can order their Fried Pickles, Hot Chicken, and Banana Pudding during Nashville Restaurant Week. It’s perfect for those who have never tried hot chicken, or those who love it so (just like us). Go check it out.

Find more information at: nashvilleoriginals.com.

TheRowphoto 4.JPG

119. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – The Row

118. Twenty-One Upcoming Events in Music City (August 24-31)

You already know Nashville Restaurant Week is going on, but in between all the good food Nashville, of course, has plenty of events to attend. See below for all the events, a Nashville restaurant, and upcoming concerts, and don’t forget to look at what will occur the following week.

EVENTS

NASHVILLE ORIGINALS RESTAURANT WEEK
Nashville Originals Restaurant Week is here! From now until August 28th multiple locally owned restaurants will offer special menus at great prices. It’s a fantastic opportunity for you to try Nashville’s booming food scene. See the participating restaurants and more at: 365Nashville.com.

TORUK – THE FIRST FLIGHT BY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
You have the opportunity to witness James Cameron’s Avatar come to life through the Cirque Du Soleil when Toruk – The First Flight comes to Bridgestone Arena August 24-28. bridgestonearena.com

SAFFIRE BEAR & BELLE
Saffire Restaurant & Bar will provide a 6-course dinner paired with drinks from Bear Creek Farms and Belle Meade Bourbon during the Saffire Bear + Belle tasting dinner on August 25. Find tickets and more information.

AN EVENING W/ HALL OF FAMER BOBBY BELL
On August 25, you can venture to Sport Ortho Urgent Care for an evening of food, door prizes, and the chance to meet Hall of Famer Bobby Bell of the Kansas City Chiefs. Find more information.

TENNESSEE WOMAN SUFFRAGE MONUMENT UNVEILING
The new Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument, created by Alan LeQuire, will be unveiled at Centennial Park on August 26. After the event, everyone is welcome to celebrate the occasion at the LeQuire Gallery. tnsuffragemonument.org

DOUBLE DOWN FOR LEARNING
Ruth’s Chris Steak House will host a Double Down for Learning casino night, on August 26, giving everyone the opportunity to gamble for charity. The proceeds will benefit Learning Matters Inc. Find tickets and more information.

SONGWRITERS UNDER THE STARS
The Music City Hit-Makers, a songwriter group, will perform on the lawn of Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art August 26-27. The lineup includes Brett James, Rivers Rutherford, and Chris DeStefano. cheekwood.org

NASHVILLE FLEA MARKET: OLD SCHOOL RULES
The Nashville Flea Market will be open, August 26-28, at The Fairgrounds Nashville. This weekend’s theme is Old School Rules. thefairgrounds.com

DOUG BENSON
Doug Benson will do a live taping of his podcast, Doug Loves Movies, at Zanies Comedy Night Club on August 27. zaniesnashville.laughstub.com

MUSIC AT THE MANSION
Them Rubies will perform Two Rivers Mansion’s concert series, Music at the Mansion, on August 27. friendsoftworiversmansion.org

PREDATORS DAY
Fans of the Nashville Predators will love to celebrate Predators Day at the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere on August 28. Games, giveaways, youth hockey, obstacle courses, and more will be set throughout the grounds of the Zoo for this festive occasion. nashvillezoo.org

ADULT SWIM DRIVE-IN
Adult Swim will showcase never before seen shows during the Adult Swim Drive-In at Nissan Stadium on August 29. adultswim.com

PINOT WITH THE PRESIDENT: DECORATIVE ARTS OF THE MANSION
Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President will host a special Pinot with the President offering you the chance to get a behind the scenes look at the President’s home and grounds on August 30. thehermitage.com

DINE N’ DRAFT
Food, music, performance poetry, and interactive writing workshops will be enjoyed during the Dine N’ Draft at Fenwick’s 300 on August 30. Find tickets and more information.

ALABAMA: SONG OF THE SOUTH
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is opening their next exhibit, Alabama: Song of the South, on August 25. The exhibit will explore the musical beginnings, the challenges, and the successes of the band. countrymusichalloffame.org

OLDE WORLDE PRESENTS THE LITTLE MERMAID
The Belcourt Theatre will host Olde Worlde Theatre’s last performance of The Little Mermaid on August 27. belcourt.org

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK
This year’s Shakespeare in the Park features two performances. They include Macbeth which continues until September 9th (on select dates), and The Comedy of Errors lasting until September 18th (on select dates). Each performance will take place at Centennial Park. nashvilleshakes.org

NASHVILLE JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL
On August 27, Watkins College of Art, Design & Film will host the free Nashville Japanese Film Festival featuring anime. nashvillejapanesefilmfestival.org

LIVE ON THE GREEN
Live On The Green continues, August 25, featuring headlining act Dawes. This is a free concert series, presented by Lightning 100, at Public Square Park in downtown Music City. The music plays Thursday nights August 11-25, leading up to a 3-day festival September 1-3. Next week, Young the Giant, Band of Horses, and Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals will perform. visitmusiccity.com/liveonthegreen

MUSICIANS CORNER
Katie Herzig, Ruby Amanfu, Robbie Fulks, and more will play the next summer show of Musicians Corner, on August 27, at Centennial Park. This free music event will continue every Saturday from now through September. musicianscornernashville.com

NASHVILLE LIBRARY COURTYARD CONCERT SERIES
Every Tuesday for two months, the Nashville Public Library hosts a free concert from 11:45am-1pm. The concerts will take place right in their courtyard and lasts until October 4. So grab some lunch and enjoy the weather while listening to some great live music. nashvillepubliclibrary.org

NASHVILLE RESTAURANT

Holland House Bar & Refuge
Another fantastic restaurant participating in Nashville Restaurant Week would be Holland House Bar & Refuge. They are offering a sweet special that includes 2 courses for $20.16, or 3 courses for $30.16. One of the courses we have our eyes on would be the Bolognese that includes Beef, Carmen Pepper, Pickled Shiitake, and Ricotta Salata. Go check them out!
See the Nashville Restaurant Week deal.

UPCOMING CONCERTS

The Local Music Experience ft. Chapels, West AM, Omega Swan, Down Boy, and more @ Exit/In, The High Watt, and The End – August 24-29
One Cent Stampe Album Release Party w/ The Common Tiger, Dream the Electric Sleep @ The Basement – August 26
Ben Rector @ Ascend Amphitheater – August 27
Dead Deads ‘For Your Obilteration’ Release w/ Lzzy Hale Joe Hottinger @ The Basement – August 27
Jeffrey Steele @ 3rd and Lindsley – August 27
Future Thieves @ 3rd and Lindsley – August 28
Hadley Kennary, Jordan DePaul, Emma Hern, and Bre Kennedy @ The Basement – August 28
10th Annual ACM Honors ft. Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, and more @ Ryman Auditorium – August 30

NEXT WEEK

There’s your list for this weekend and see below for a couple events in the coming weeks.
Labor Day Weekend @ Throughout Music City – September 1-5
Southern Living’s 50th Celebration #NashvilleNow @ Throughout Music City – September 2-5
National Beard & Mustache Championships @ Ryman Auditorium – September 3
Music City Balloon Festival @ Percy Warner Park – September 4

And so much more.

Until next time!

118. Twenty-One Upcoming Events in Music City (August 24-31)

117. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Elliston Place Soda Shop

We’re heading to a Nashville classic today. The Elliston Place Soda Shop is one of the oldest restaurants in Music City, and there is a reason it’s been around for so long. Over the years, we have all come to love the friendly down-to-earth service they provide and delicious food they serve. So, of course, when we heard they would be participating in Nashville Restaurant Week we jumped at the chance to head right over. This week, during Nashville Restaurant Week, they are offering meals for two for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. What is awesome, is the lunch or dinner for two includes a milkshake. Yum!

Find more information at: nashvilleoriginals.com.

Breakfast for Two
2 Country Ham or Chicken Fried Steak Platters w/ Coffee, Tea, or a Soft Drink

Lunch or Dinner for Two
2 Cheeseburgers w/ Fries or Meat & 2 and a Milkshake or Sundae to Share

117. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Elliston Place Soda Shop

116. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Fleet Street Pub

Day one! Nashville Restaurant Week is here and we’re so ready. First up is Fleet Street Pub. We headed over there for their $6 lunch special that includes your choice of entree and a soft drink. The entrees are the Finsbury Park Fish and Chips, Maida Vale Veggie Curry, or the All Saints Soup and Salad. For us, we went with the Finsbury Park Fish and Chips. So good! See more details below.

If you need more information head to: nashvilleoriginals.com.

Lunch Special $6
Your choice of entree and soft drink

Entrees:
Finsbury Park Fish and Chips
A generous filet of Alaskan pollock and traditional English chips

Maida Vale Veggie Curry
A lunch version of our vegetable curry spiced as hot as you like

All Saints Soup and Salad
A perfect sized portion with both soup and salad of your choice from their variety of options
As well, all day they will be serving complimentary house made Charing Cross Crips for their guests

 12360231_1064370450280991_13265604656221596_n

116. #NashvilleRestaurantWeek – Fleet Street Pub