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English first
Nashville
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164 reviews 164 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Enjoyed a dinner meal with extended family. Not a fancy place, but good fresh food, made to order. Service was not speedy and the ambiance is kinda dark, but quaint. Good location off West End for Vanderbilt students.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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77 reviews 77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

From their chicken to their salads to the veggies & sides, there is nothing we don't like here. The ingredients are always fresh, the service always efficient and the price always right. Our faves include the Jerk style chicken, the Lucayan Salad, the Black Bean salad & the callaloo

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Nashville, Tennessee
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51 reviews 51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

I soooo didn't want to ever write this review because I truly ate at this Calypso Cafe weekly for a very long time. Mind you, I had 1 bad experience to countless wonderful experience but this one BAD experience was enough to scare me away. I was seated to have lunch last week and prepared to order my normal pulled... More

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Nashville
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61 reviews 61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

good value good food but i DO NOT like the boca muffins so they allow me to get something else...so mon ez peasey to get on with

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Nashville, Tennessee
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

The food is basic and slightly edgy. The value is great, the atmosphere is cold and empty. Utilitarian would be a great description of the restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2008

One is hard put to find more imaginative food at a better price in Music City USA.

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Additional Information about Calypso Cafe

Address: 5101 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205
Phone Number: 6153561678
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Diner

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