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