19 Spots to Celebrate a Special Occasion in Nashville
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19 Spots to Celebrate a Special Occasion in Nashville

Thursday, Dec 14 2017

A new job, an engagement or a visit from family—there's no better excuse to explore Nashville's finer establishments! We've pulled together a list of the best bars and restaurants to toast to those defining moments in life.

BARS

Taste Curated Cocktails at Attaboy at Attaboy

Taste Curated Cocktails at Attaboy

Nashville is now home to the second location of this hyped New York City cocktail bar known for its lack of a menu.

Taste Curated Cocktails at Attaboy
-   .  Attaboy   .  Nashville
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Sip in Views at L.A. Jackson at L.A. Jackson
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Sip in Views at L.A. Jackson +33 fire icon

This bar atop the Thompson Hotel is the perfect spot to savor a cocktail or two while taking in views of Nashville's rapidly growing skyline.

Sip in Views at L.A. Jackson
$$$   .  L.A. Jackson   .  Nashville
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Have a Dapper Night Out at The Oak Bar in The Hermitage Hotel at The Hermitage Hotel
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Have a Dapper Night Out at The Oak Bar in The Hermitage Hotel

A night out at The Oak Bar has to start with a great cocktail. Try one of their signature drinks like a Jack's Mule, made with Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Whiskey, ginger and fresh lime juice.

Have a Dapper Night Out at The Oak Bar in The Hermitage Hotel
$$$   .  The Hermitage Hotel   .  Nashville
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Toast to Delicious Cocktails at Old Glory at Old Glory
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Toast to Delicious Cocktails at Old Glory

The brand new restaurant and bar in Edgehill Village is serving up small plates and specialty cocktails that are as grand as their winding staircase.

Toast to Delicious Cocktails at Old Glory
$$   .  Old Glory   .  Nashville
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Slip into a Southern Speakeasy at Patterson House at The Patterson House
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Slip into a Southern Speakeasy at Patterson House +34 fire icon

There's no sign, there's barely a website and in the age of social media syndrome, they don't allow phones. All of this sacrifice makes for a speakeasy ambiance you won't soon forget.

Slip into a Southern Speakeasy at Patterson House
$   .  The Patterson House   .  Nashville
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Saddle Up to the Bar at The Sutler "Cellar" at The Sutler Saloon
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Saddle Up to the Bar at The Sutler "Cellar"

The Sutler Saloon may elicit visions of country music, but head down a set of stairs and you'll find an underground cocktail lounge.

Saddle Up to the Bar at The Sutler "Cellar"
$$   .  The Sutler Saloon   .  Nashville
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Sip Swanky Cocktails at Urban Cowboy Public House at Urban Cowboy Public House
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Sip Swanky Cocktails at Urban Cowboy Public House

Located in the Stable House behind Urban Cowboy Bed & Breakfast, the Public House serves up craft cocktails in a funky space.

Sip Swanky Cocktails at Urban Cowboy Public House
$$   .  Urban Cowboy Public House   .  Nashville
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RESTAURANTS

Have a Sunday-Style Supper at 5th and Taylor at 5th & Taylor
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Have a Sunday-Style Supper at 5th and Taylor

Beautiful ambience, knowledgable servers, and food to die for—this one-time Nashville newbie has become an established favorite!

Have a Sunday-Style Supper at 5th and Taylor
$$   .  5th & Taylor   .  Nashville
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Dine On Tapas at Barcelona Wine Bar at Barcelona Wine Bar Edgehill
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Dine On Tapas at Barcelona Wine Bar

Spanish small plates, paella and wine are the focus of this trendy, yet intimate, spot in Edgehill Village.

Dine On Tapas at Barcelona Wine Bar
$$   .  Barcelona Wine Bar Edgehill   .  Nashville
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Indulge in Fine Dining & Drinking at Catbird Seat at THE CATBIRD SEAT
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Indulge in Fine Dining & Drinking at Catbird Seat

Catbird Seat is an original take on fine dining. Take a seat at the 20-person counter and watch as the chefs whip up bite after bite of foodie bliss. Take the plunge and go for the drink pairing!

Indulge in Fine Dining & Drinking at Catbird Seat
$$$   .  THE CATBIRD SEAT   .  Nashville
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Astonish Your Taste Buds at Etch at Etch Restaurant
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Astonish Your Taste Buds at Etch

When a meal starts with an artisan butter tasting, you know you've reached a foodie paradise. Etch serves up high-end, creative cuisine that's perfect if you're trying to impress a special someone.

Astonish Your Taste Buds at Etch
$$   .  Etch Restaurant   .  Nashville
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Dig Into Deliciousness at Husk at Husk
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Dig Into Deliciousness at Husk

Take your typical southern dinner up a few notches with these sumptuous, seasonal meals. What will put you back a couple of bucks (or more) is well worth the fully-flavored experience!

Dig Into Deliciousness at Husk
$$   .  Husk   .  Nashville
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Dine on Contemporary Cuisine at Josephine at Josephine
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Dine on Contemporary Cuisine at Josephine

Located in 12 South, the elegant space exudes a cozy feel and boasts a menu of simple, classic dishes.

Dine on Contemporary Cuisine at Josephine
$$$   .  Josephine   .  Nashville
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Have a Steak to Remember at Kayne Prime at Kayne Prime Steakhouse
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Have a Steak to Remember at Kayne Prime

Get fancy with your dinner choices and head to Kayne Prime, where the steak's are a-plenty and everything else on the menu is just as tasty and extraordinarily unique!

Have a Steak to Remember at Kayne Prime
$$$   .  Kayne Prime Steakhouse   .  Nashville
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Nibble on New French Cuisine at Le Sel at Le Sel
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Nibble on New French Cuisine at Le Sel

New French meets a classic space in Midtown that'll have you toasting to the Parisians!

Nibble on New French Cuisine at Le Sel
$$$   .  Le Sel   .  Nashville
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Taste Modern Italian at Moto at Moto
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Taste Modern Italian at Moto

A swanky space that delivers modern Italian cuisine in The Gulch that won't disappoint!

Taste Modern Italian at Moto
$$$   .  Moto   .  Nashville
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Revel in Mediterranean Eats at Rolf & Daughters at Rolf and Daughters
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Revel in Mediterranean Eats at Rolf & Daughters

A Mediterranean-inspired menu made with locally sourced ingredients is Rolf & Daughters' recipe for success. Expect creative interpretations, an upscale rustic vibe and a killer patio.

Revel in Mediterranean Eats at Rolf & Daughters
$$   .  Rolf and Daughters   .  Nashville
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Sit Back and Swoon at Sinema's Creative Flair at Sinema
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Sit Back and Swoon at Sinema's Creative Flair +49 fire icon

A luxury dining experience set in a retro movie theatre—order something truly bizarre (but immensely delicious) and dine away a night you'll never forget!

Sit Back and Swoon at Sinema's Creative Flair
$$   .  Sinema   .  Nashville
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Catch a Burlesque Show at Skull's Rainbow Room at Skull's Rainbow Room
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Pair Beef with Burlesque at Skull's Rainbow Room +93 fire icon

Dark lighting, hard wood floors and an old-school vibe come together to create a killer ambiance. Stop in for a dinner date or a sexy burlesque show.

Catch a Burlesque Show at Skull's Rainbow Room
$$   .  Skull's Rainbow Room   .  Nashville
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19 Spots to Celebrate a Special Occasion in Nashville
19 Spots to Celebrate a Special Occasion in Nashville