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John A's

) #124 of 1,713 Restaurants in Nashville $$ - $$$ American, ,
2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
+1 615-885-1540
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“catfish” (72 reviews)
“prime rib” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill
$$ - $$$
2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
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1 - 10 of 586 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We have been here a few times and the food is always great. The service this year though was a little slower than usual.

Thank landshark36629
Reviewed 4 days ago

I realize every place can get busy, but you should still be entitled to good service and acceptable food. We were acknowledged promptly upon entering the patio seating area. Apparently the bartender was also having to double as wait staff person. We got water and...More

Thank robertcW501JD
Reviewed 5 days ago

There were four of us for dinner and we were all happy with the food and very happy with our server Garrett. He did a great job of taking care of us. The Surf and Turf was very good and the Hot Catfish was also,...More

Thank genejc
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went John A's on first night and loved it, great singers outside and good friendly staff and service, went in again a couple of nights later and watched a great band inside, had to wait a bit for service but it was busy, great...More

Thank RetroRicky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late dinner here one night while in town. The food was just OK. We had dinner here with family and no one was happy with their food.

Thank travelerSharon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to John A's for lunch. The staff were really friendly. I am travelling with a vegetarian companion who I must admit is struggling in America. The restaurant made her a cheese sandwich which wasn't on the menu. A nice touch. The atmosphere was nice...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a good meal with the wife really pleased with the pork chops while I had a big salad with catfish. The band playing on Sunday night was a group of "senior" musicians who love to play music and they were very good. No...More

Thank dennis b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the prime rib sandwich and coleslaw. It was a nice meal and the waitress was friendly, polite and efficient.

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chicken cocered with spaghetti was outstanding but it was so big that I could not finish it. The entertainment was outstanding for old country music.We stayed an extra hour and a half because they were very good.

Thank jkornack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to try this place again.... Service was a lot better; didn't have to wait. food was ok. alittle pricey for what we got.

Thank paulie64
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Linda B
15 September 2015|
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Response from paulie64 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea. Didn't stay long enough to eat.
30 January 2015|
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Response from Jefferey H | Reviewed this property |
SORRY TO GET BACK TO YOU SOOOOO LATE, BUT I've HAD THE FLU! Entertainment here varies; it is usually "locals" who are trying to get into the music bizz. Most of them are not "good" BUT ONCE IN AWHILE... you hit a... More
30 January 2015|
Response from Tanna L | Reviewed this property |
You would to call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
American, Bar, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-885-1540
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