6 24-Hour Restaurants In Nashville, Tennessee

24 hour restaurants in nashville

Nashville, Tennessee, is a city that has many nicknames – Music City, Cashville, Nashvegas, etc. Its history is intertwined with that of country music and as such, it is also known as the ‘home of country music’. Its music-related attractions are many, namely the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Grand Ole Opry House, Ryman Auditorium, etc. Nashville has several museums, sports arenas, art centres, Civil War history attractions as well as architectural and cultural attractions too. Many music, art, food and cultural festivals also take place here. The city has a diverse range of entertainment options like honky-tonk bars, nightclubs, live country music venues, restaurants, bars, cafés, and more. Restaurants here serve up an eclectic mix of classic American, Southern comfort and global cuisines. A variety of restaurants that are open 24 hours a day can also be found in Nashville. Take a look at our list of all the 24-hour restaurants in Nashville, Tennessee, and you’re sure to find a place to fill your tummy with yummy food at two in the morning or two in the afternoon.

1. The Diner

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Spread across six levels, The Diner is a legendary Nashville institution. Serving delicious American and global fare 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, this restaurant is the best place to catch fantastic views of downtown Nashville, Broadway and Nissan stadium. Each floor of the restaurant offers a unique dining experience and serves a different type of cuisine. Try their sushi, freshly shucked oysters, steaks or mac n’ cheese. Their breakfast selection is impressive too – chicken and waffles, omelettes or their signature SoBro Breakfast. Don’t forget to try their delectable cocktails, beers, coffees, and more!

The Diner

Address: 200 3rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201

Website: The Diner

Opening hours: 24 hours

2. Sun Diner

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Situated right next to the famous Johnny Cash Museum in the heart of downtown Nashville, Sun Diner offers Southern classics as well as American cuisines with a side of Music City ambience! The interior of the restaurant reminds one of a typical American-style bar but adorned with memorabilia, photographs, posters, etc. celebrating legendary Sun Records artists. Open 24 hours a day, Sun Diner has gourmet breakfast, mains, and late-night offerings. Most recommended items on the menu are their Johnny B Good Flatbread, Million Dollar Quartet breakfast spread, Love Me Tenders chicken tenders or the Let’s Do The Twist Crème Brulee French Toast.

Sun Diner

Address: 105 3rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201

Website: Sun Diner

Opening hours: 24 hours

3. Waffle House

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A beloved Southern icon, Waffle House offers a unique blend of comfort food and friendly service in a casual environment. The restaurant is known for serving freshly prepared food, all hours of the day, every day. A majority of items on the menu focus on breakfast, but their signature meals are popular as well. Must try items on the menu are their eight different varieties of hashbrowns, waffles, burgers, Bert’s Chili, Texas Melts and Aunt Maggie’s Pies. Their diner-style coffee is excellent too.

Waffle House

Address: 816 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217

Website: Waffle House

Opening hours: 24 hours

4. Cafe Coco

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Tucked away in a cute house in Nashville’s ‘Music Block’, Café Coco has a convivial dining area that spills onto the covered front patio, veranda and around the house. Dig into tasty Italian fare along with an array of appetising breakfast options, mains and mouthwatering desserts. Try The Nashville breakfast bowl or Coco’s Classics like Turkey Rock, or the scrumptious wraps and paninis; their signature burgers are must-try too. Round off your meal with a cheesecake or tiramisu.

Cafe Coco

Address: 210 Louise Ave, Nashville, TN 37203

Website: Cafe Coco

Opening hours: Thu - Sat: 24 hours; Sun - Wed: 7am - 12am

5. White Castle

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When hunger strikes at odd hours, there’s no better fix for it than a yummy burger! At the 24-hour outlet of White Castle on Broadway in Nashville, you can gorge on their signature sliders at any time of the day or night. Their original, double cheese, and crispy chicken breast sliders are very popular, as is the outrageously delicious Impossible Slider. If you’re in the mood for breakfast, go for their breakfast slider, mini Belgian waffles, or one of the many combos. White Castle’s Big Craves boxes are ideal for your whole gang to indulge in after enjoying a live country music show.

White Castle

Address: 1404 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

Website: White Castle

Opening hours: 24 hours

6. hour eats in Nashville, Tennessee

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‘Music City’ Nashville, is home to a variety of restaurants, cafés and bars that serve customers during all hours of the day and night. From Southern comfort food to Italian to American classics, you can take your pick from our recommendations of the best 24-hour restaurants in Nashville, Tennessee.

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