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The Peanut Shop

19 Arcade, Nashville, TN 37219 (Downtown Nashville)
615-256-3394
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Ranked #12 of 54 Shopping in Nashville
Type: Specialty Shops
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- Apr 4, 2014
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Nashville, TN
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

How good are their nuts? The line during lunch is usually out the door. You can't go wrong with this place for a tasty snack. It's like stepping back into childhood. I love this place and the staff is always full of smiles.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Smells delicious inside. Very friendly employees. A must stop if visiting the Arcade. They roast nuts fresh here. And have lots of other.treats to chose from

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Milwaukee, WI
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We were staying just 1/2 block away from the Arcade and stopped in one morning. The Peanut Shop has a collection of old lunch pails and other memorabilia that were fun to look at. I purchased a bag of roasted pecans that turned out to be the best I've ever had.

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Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

We learned about the Peanut Shop on our walking tour with Bill Demain. Following the tour we stopped in for some treats. It's a small store located in the Arcade. When you walk in you are taken back in time to the Peanut Shops found in many cities years ago. The cashews were so fresh and perfectly salted. The chocolate... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

I went to this shop hoping to see "Mr. Peanut" outside. However his costume was hanging gingerly from the ceiling inside the shop. The owner said he was now retired because it was difficult to find someone to stand outside in the hot with black tights and a hard peanut shell on. But, I was pleased to find that the... More

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Nashville, TN
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91 reviews 91 reviews
39 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

I work across the street from the Arcade where the Peanut Shop is located! I visit about twice a week for popcorn! Best popcorn in the area! I love the staff, I walk in and they immediately know "large bag of popcorn" sometimes I mess them up when I ask for an ice cream cone instead! Best ice cream cones... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Our local Mr. Peanut shop in Raleigh closed many years ago, so it was a real treat to stop in this one. The proprietress was very friendly and offered samples of anything we wanted to taste. Although it added an hour or so to our trip, it was very much worth it. The peanuts and chocolate covered nuts were very... More

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

A hidden treasure. The best fresh roasted nut meats I have ever tasted. The cashews are especially tasty.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011 via mobile

I can't tell you how many times I walked past this store because the front display was all over the place. I actually walked in todAy and this store became my favorite shop I'm the city. From boiled peanuts to malt chocolate they even had regular old school soft serve. The service was great, the people friendly and everything so... More

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

I ordered some nuts through The Peanut Shop, and they could not have been more helpful or pleasant. I highly recommend patronizing this store. Well run and nice people!

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