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City Cafe

330 Franklin Rd, Ste 250B, Brentwood, TN 37027-3280
+1 615-373-5555
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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10:30 - 20:30All hours
American, Cafe
330 Franklin Rd, Ste 250B, Brentwood, TN 37027-3280
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere and great southern food and nice waitstaff. Reminded me of "Grandmother's cooking".

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We love eating here at City Cafe. They have several gluten free options, the roast beef with carrots and potatoes served on Sundays is very good. The mashed potatoes are real peeled potatoes, so none of that instant stuff. My family loves the macaroni and...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017

I've eaten here a few times over the years, and it is very charming and a cafeteria line type of restaurant. You go down the line and pick exactly what you want. The food is good southern food, and the staff was super nice. On...More

Thank TNfoodie12
Reviewed 1 June 2017

What's a "meat & 3" you might ask? It's a Southern home cooked meal served cafeteria style and City Cafe is the best in Nashville. There's a different menu each day and everything is made from scratch delicious. City Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch,...More

Thank NashvilleTenn
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Call ahead and find out when the food first becomes available. It appears to be like a school lunch line. Unlike a buffet that is continually being replenished it appears everything is brought out until it is gone. Friendly people working there but I believe...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Food was really good nice people working there I had the vegetable plate and my bf had the hot chicken and waffles so yummy

1  Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

the folks there are very nice - fast, quick, friendly service. prices are good. turkey dressing is to die for and chicken tenders are good as well. comforting southern food :))

1  Thank PrayAlways427
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I am not into the "meat and 3" cafeteria style food scene, but it is my wife's favorite place to go after church. My kids and I often indulge her. They have a good enough selection that the cafeteria line is tolerable. Can be a...More

1  Thank tlagyn
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The City Café is a great café for couples or groups of 10-12. You enter and go down the café line, choosing your entrees, veggies, salads, etc. Great, southern cooking!

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

We went around 12:30 on a Wednesday. We were afraid it would be too crowded as it is known to have a large and loyal clientele of business people and it was definitely lunch time. We were pleasantly surprised that there was no line and...More

Thank lkr2665
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Franklin Rd, Ste 250B, Brentwood, TN 37027-3280
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 615-373-5555
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A southern meat and three served cafeteria style. Now serving breakfast and an additional menu with Banjo's hot chicken and waffles.
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