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Arnold's Country Kitchen

605 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-4102 (Downtown Nashville)
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Ranked #23 of 1,709 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Cuisines: American, Californian
Neighborhood: Downtown Nashville
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 NEW

I have eaten here for over 30 years. This is the type of southern food I wish I had been exposed to at home although my mother was an old fashioned southern cook. There is something for everyone. Who cares if you have to wait in line? You can always meet a new person and chat while waiting. Once you... More

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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Cafeteria style lunch that appeals to all! Prepare to wait on line for this amazing meal but the line moves quickly. Menu changes daily. Delicious southern food at a reasonable price. Only open for lunch.

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Kendall Park, New Jersey
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112 reviews 112 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

A friend brought me here because he knows I like to eat at local places. He asked if a Meat & 2 was good, and I jumped at the chance. We both had brisket with BBQ sauce, mashed potatoes with gravy, and green beans. Top it off with some iced tea (sorry, not all sweet) and it was a great... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My husband and I loved this meat and veggie restaurant. I had read the great reviews and seen that it was featured on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, so we made sure we tried it while coming to Nashville for the weekend. The line was out the door when we arrived at 1:30pm, and it is a very small restaurant, but... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Heard of this place. Regardless of what you read, only open for Lunch at 10:30am. Line forms quickly, but moves quickly as well. Good value for your money. Try an icon in Nashville. All walks of life will be right along side of you. Parking is right next door, free for customers.

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Stopped in for lunch last week. Short walk from Convention center. Had the brisket (good) along with mashed potatoes and green beans. Asked one of the workers about the desserts and he recommended the bread pudding. I've had some before and was never impressed but OH MY !! It was like eating a gooey cinammon roll. YUM !! Staff was... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I was in Nashville for business and some friends had done their research on must eat spots. For lunch on our final day, we ended up here. It was flooding out, but there was still a line almost out the door! That's a sign of some very coveted goodness ahead! This was seriously the best southern cooking I've had. And... More

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Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Arnold's is one of those places you drive up to and think "really it is that good?". Well it is! Small nondescript building with a line that wraps around if you are there during peak lunch hours. It is only open for lunch but the wait is worth it. Friendly staff and owners. All food made from scratch and with... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Every time I am in Nashville, I make it a priority to eat a meal at Arnold's. I have eaten here several times now and each meal has been delicious! Everything is made from scratch and there is always a line to get in to eat here. The breads and desserts are especially good! I wish they were open at... More

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Pensacola, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place was recommended to us by a local - get there early - or be prepared to wait in line- although the line moves pretty fast. This is a small place - open for lunch only - they had a hot pepper chocolate pie that I had to try - the heat snuck up on you. It sure was... More

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Additional Information about Arnold's Country Kitchen

Address: 605 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-4102
Phone Number: 615-256-4455
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
Open Hours:
Monday 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American, Californian

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