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Family Wash

2038 Greenwood Ave, Nashville, TN 37206-1776
615-226-6070
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Ranked #214 of 1,702 Restaurants in Nashville
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Mediterranean, International
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner
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Saskatoon, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Suggested by our vacation rental host as a funky place to get good down home comfort food, we wandered down to this cute little place for a delicious supper. The atmosphere was definitely funky and the food was just like mom cooked it! We had their famous shepherds pie, which did not disappoint, along with a chicken pot pie...also quite... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Was in Nashville for concert with 17 year old daughter and her friend. Apartment was in East Nashville and host had Family Wash listed as a restaurant in the area. Had dinner there on a Friday night at 8:30 PM. Cool little place. Live music. Good atmosphere. "Morty" was out waiter and did a good job. Food was very good.... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We went there to enjoy some live music in Nashville. We were not disappointed with a great band playing rhythm and blues with talent. The food was also really good, we were 7 and every one of us enjoyed his meal. The cherry on the top was the beer really well made. The waitress helped us choose it by letting... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
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57 reviews 57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Ok so after a big road trip or coming from the other side of the world like us , just mellowing out with a relaxed atmosphere, good beer and homely comfort food is like going home to Mums. Sue had the half Chicken with the bacon peas and mashed potatoe. I went for the Shepherd pie with spinach, garlic topping,... More

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We were there on a Tuesday night, which is pint and pie night. That means that you can order a pint of beer and a shepherd's pie for $11. Two people at our table ordered that...one got the meat version, and the other ordered the vegetarian version. Both enjoyed their meals. The portions are large. I ordered the chicken pot... More

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Burlington, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Have never been to Nashville before but will definitely go again! The town has an eclectic mix of neighborhoods yet is modern urban in many ways. This restaurant, recommended to us by our hosts, is tucked away in East Nashville, a re-gentrified area of the city. A Laundromat (!) in its previous life, it only has seating for maybe 60... More

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Los Angeles, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

One reviewer said "unassuming" and others speak different praises...okay, all justified. The food was great, so as a restaurant it deserves five stars. The beer on tap and by the bottle were pretty exotic; okay, I can do exotic but I chose the only light beer the bartender-in-chief said they had..Amstel Light. No problem. What was a problem was that... More

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Brentwood, TN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

If you are looking for fancy, then look elsewhere. This place is a great little neighborhood bar and restaurant, with a very eclectic interior and a diverse crowd. The Saturday night jazz session is wonderful, but get there early to get a seat as it can get pretty crowded by 8 PM.

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Seattle, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Don't judge a book by its cover! This is an unassuming spot on an unremarkable corner in East Nashville. Inside, however, you will find a complete treat. Soul-satisfying comfort food (especially the shepherd's pie) and live folk music every night. Enormous fun.

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Gallatin, Tennessee
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Had a fun time on Saturday night. The food was excellent. Everyone in my party said they would repeat their order again. Bangers and mash, the chicken philly sandwich, and pizza were all winners in my group. I had the shepherd's pie which I was disappointed. I've had better. A large variety of beers and wine to choose from, however,... More

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