We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Frothy Monkey

#108 of 1,635 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Bellmont/Hillsboro
American, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Wine Bar
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
2509 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204
+1 615-292-1808
Website
Today
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Coffee & Tea
Description: Frothy Monkey is the breakfast through dinner coffeehouse feat. Creative...
Frothy Monkey is the breakfast through dinner coffeehouse feat. Creative folks using local ingredients to prepare original dishes served in a cozy and approachable atmosphere. This location offers breakfast, brunch every day, kids menu, lunch + dinner with a expanded beverage offerings including coffeehouse standards as well as craft beer, wine, mimosas + bloody mary's.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 147 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wine Down Wednesday

I don't really want to tell everyone this, because it's the best kept secret in Nashville. But you should know, not only is the coffee and breakfast incredible here, wine down Wednesday is the best deal in town. 3 glasses of wine, cheese plate... $15. No lie. And it is never crowded at dinner...

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
Torithoma
Add Photo Write a Review

147 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I don't really want to tell everyone this, because it's the best kept secret in Nashville. But you should know, not only is the coffee and breakfast incredible here, wine down Wednesday is the best deal in town. 3 glasses of wine, cheese plate... $15. No lie. And it is never crowded at dinner...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This place was walking distance from our lovely Airbnb rental and we were glad we made the stroll. Although we had to pounce on a tiny open table since so many people on laptops had snagged all the booths build for four, that annoyance was worth it for the yummy breakfast. I had a simple omelette with ham, cheddar, sprouts... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Amazing food and ambience is classy ..Love their dish called NED ...the service is also pretty amazing ...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Morristown, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Stopped for brunch here last week, service was quite dreadful, food took forever to come out but the bloody mary was very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Went on 12S location sat outside and had coffee while my husband had a beer. What more could you ask?

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
U.S.
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Place was mobbed when we went. No tables left except outside and the seats were wet from rain, too wet to sit in. Too chaotic and loud inside without direction for newcomers. Long lines, average coffee.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California, United States
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A great spot for a healthy breakfast (any time of day!!) or lunch (amazing salads and sandwiches). Also a great spot for a drink after work! That's right, they serve fresh cocktails and beer and wine, in the evenings. They even have home-made gluten-free bread and Kombucha on tap<3 ! It's a great alternative to all of the hearty southern... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is a chain. We had breakfast at a nearby location twice. The price is reasonable, the service prompt, friendly and efficient. The menu choices are fairly wide ranging and our meals were very good both times. A good deal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Loved it. My wife and I were on our 25th anniv. trip. We'd had enough 'south' food, and wanted a salad for a late dinner. What a great find through Urban Spoon and Trip Advisor. The Architect salad lets you build your own, and the craft beers were tasty. little pricey, but the vibe and fresh food made it a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nashville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Just as the Franklin location, this is a cozy coffee house. You can't beat the porch seating and the atmosphere. Coffee drinks were made well, home made hummus delicious. Just what the neighborhood needs.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Frothy Monkey also viewed

 

Been to Frothy Monkey? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2509 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Bellmont/Hillsboro
  • Neighborhood: Bellmont/Hillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 615-292-1808

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Sandwiches, Wine Bar

Description

Frothy Monkey is the breakfast through dinner coffeehouse feat. Creative folks using local ingredients to prepare original dishes served in a cozy and approachable atmosphere. This location offers breakfast, brunch every day, kids menu, lunch + dinner with a expanded beverage offerings including coffeehouse standards as well as craft beer, wine, mimosas + bloody mary's.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Frothy Monkey staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?