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Jackson's Bar and Bistro

1800 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212-3706
+1 615-385-9968
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“egg rolls” (7 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Healthy
$$ - $$$
1800 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212-3706
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for breakfast to avoid the line at the Pancake Pantry across the street. So glad we did!!! We ordered Hashbrown Casserole which has a nice kick to it, just the right amount of spicy. I ordered a deep fried monte Cristo, which is...More

Thank Dee B
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming in and for taking the time to write such a nice review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here just for the fried cookie dough egg rolls (for dessert). They were decent, but the gooey butter cake was better. We came on Wednesday and they were starting trivia. We played and had a really good time (finished 2nd). The entire staff was...More

Thank Harriet T
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Harriet! Thanks for the nice review, it made our day! That Gooey Butter Cake holds its own against the Cookie Dough, we agree! Thank you for coming in to trivia too! Have a great week!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Due to the insane lines with breakfast places in Nashville and lack of people at Jackson's we decided to go there. Well, now we know why nobody was in there. It was AWFUL. Staff was nice and pleasant, until they asked how you enjoyed it...More

Thank Jean T
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We tried to get in double dog but were told the wait was between 2 and 4 hrs! People watching the game and not leaving. We walked across the street and found Jackson's. I had their cheeseburger and my husband the chicken sandwich. Food was...More

Thank Patty B
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

So glad you discovered us! Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. See you soon!

Reviewed 26 September 2017

A good place to pop in and get some good eats. The French Dip was very tasty and the Brussel sprouts were very good as well. Close to Vanderbilt and Belmont, it is a good place to catch up with some old friends and people...More

Thank gsmpharmacist
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hey there! We really appreciate your nice words! We are glad you came in!

Reviewed 14 September 2017

This place is probably great at night for drinks etccc... Loved sitting outside in the dog friendly patio, but the breakfast was very disappointing. I got cafe breakfast. For 8.00 2 undercooked fried eggs and 2 small pieces of bacon. The toast was cold. Asked...More

Thank prancergirl
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is a favorite Sunday brunch place for us. It is just across the sidewalk from Pancake Pantry. It is dog friendly , has outdoor seating and a full bar. Rarely is there a wait for the two of us. The atmosphere is very relaxed...More

Thank Karen Keenan P
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hey there! Thank you so much for your awesome review! We are so glad you enjoy your visits w/ us. The Monte Cristo is one of our favorites too :)

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Went to eat here on the recommendation of staff from the Belcourt Theater. I was pleasantly surprised once inside. The atmosphere was unique. The food very good. our wait staff was very knowledgeable and recommended several tasty dishes that my friends and I tried. The...More

Thank JKJaster
Allison S, Owner at Jackson's Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! So glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Service was attentive and the food was good, especially the fries but also the blt and fang feathers. I miss the shrimp torrado that was on the menu a long long time ago though. 2 for 1 well drinks until 6 worked out perfectly before...More

Thank jennifer h
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Ok restaurant in a hip area. Outside seating is in a parking lot. Service is so so. Food and beer are in remarkable.

Thank JD D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212-3706
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Hillsboro West End
  • Neighbourhood: Hillsboro West End
  • Phone Number: +1 615-385-9968
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