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1222 4th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37208 (Germantown)
6157365838
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Ranked #205 of 1,732 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $35
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Pizza & Pasta
Neighborhood: Germantown
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Monroe
Description: Featured in the New York Times Style Magazine Style Map in 2009, City House is located in historic Germantown. City House is a chef-owned restaurant with a knowledgeable staff invested in establishing a unique culinary experience that features locally grown and created food.
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Myself and 3 others from work, 2 of which were from out of town, went to the City House for dinner. We arrived early, so getting a table was not an issue. However, around 6:30 PM (Wednesday night) it became full. I appreciate what the City House is trying to accomplish with the menu. They are creating unique combinations of... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Our Bachelorette party visited City House for dinner and drinks. They served us family style. We had 11 girls and ordered two appetizers, two pizzas, 3 steaks, 2 chickens, 2 clams/grits 2 pastas and two sides. We had plenty of food for all of us to share. Everything was so tasty and flavorful. The drink menu was confusing. We had... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This restaurant is hands down, the best place to eat in Nashville. I've been here multiple times and it is always outstanding. The belly ham pizza is delicious! Their gnocchi is awesome and the desserts are to die for. This place is not getting the attention it deserves!!!

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West Liberty, KY
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

City House was recommended to my boyfriend and I a few months ago and we were finally able to go Friday night. To get a table, you usually need reservations but we lucked out because it was slow due to the holiday weekend. If you don't have reservations, you can always sit at the bar overlooking the kitchen that they... More 

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SC
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The food is very fresh and "foodie" pleasing, yet not so fancy that you forget it's real food. Very filling portions, and pleasantly surprising flavors!

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Morehead, KY
Top Contributor
167 reviews 167 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Very cool hipster-style place with varied menu. Would definitely go back to try more. Not your traditional Nashville joint, but more like NYC bistro.

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Decatur, AL
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We were recommended this place by some "younger" folks' we are in our late 50"s. The menu is limited and we ask for a couple of exceptions and got none. The crowd was young and "hip" as was the menu. The food was average; as was the pricing. The atmosphere is good, but we will not return.

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Atlanta
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

German town was a cute area, so I enjoyed the neighborhood. We met a friend here and the ambiance was great. I loved the house, homey yet hipster feel. Our server was fine, although he may have forgotten we were there at the end. I was not super hungry so I ordered the Margherita pizza. It was filling and the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This hipster-vibed restaurant played host to our first meal in Smashville. We enjoyed the fresh take on southern cuisine. Favorites from our table included: Cauliflower, Frico, Catfish, Sausage, and Pizza. The wine and cocktail selection was also fantastic. One of our eaters is gluten/dairy free and the chef refused to put the pecorino dressing on the side of the kale... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

My husband and I returned to City House after a few years away and were reminded of how delicious the food is!! With all of the "new, cool" restaurants opening in Nashville we need to remember the ones that have stayed open because they have awesome food, atmosphere and service!

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Additional Information about City House

Address: 1222 4th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37208
Phone Number: 6157365838
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Germantown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 35
Cuisine: Seafood, Pizza & Pasta

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