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City House

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1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
+1 615-736-5838
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ham pizza” (18 reviews)
“octopus” (21 reviews)
“catfish” (30 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've eaten at City House a number of times in the last couple years, both for business and pleasure. City House is known for utilizing local ingredients and focusing on bringing out the best in those ingredients, rather than over-complicating dishes. The wine list is...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed June 16, 2017

One of the best in town. Great food in a more casual atmosphere. Loved everything about the ambiance and the food was phenomenal.

Thank calliec22
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Arrived a few minutes before kitchen closed and ordered a pizza. Thin crust (which I prefer) and good! Nice bourbon selection and great service.

Thank TheNewEnglandGirl
Reviewed April 25, 2017

We were visiting Nashville for the weekend and went to City House for dinner one night. It is a very cute place with a nice atmosphere, too bad the service wasn't up to par. If you're going there to enjoy some pizza, don't bother. We...More

Thank Ellie2515
Reviewed April 16, 2017

What a great, eclectic restaurant in Nashville. Excellent mixed drinks, wonderful salads, pizzas, and superb entrees (the catfish is really great). A great meal in Nashville

Thank RobertSFBayArea
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

The food is exceptional and the atmosphere is outstanding. Sit at the cook's bar for a show and maybe a sample, see something interesting and talk to the people next to you. They have a separate bar area. Get there early or make reservations. Limited...More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We came here for dinner one Sunday night. Glad we had a reservation as they were turning people away. It was a little hard to find, it's almost completely unrecognizable as a restaurant from the street and we actually passed it twice. The service was...More

Thank hdempsey
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We visited on a Sunday and were told they have a different menu every single Sunday. Menu had about 10 appetizers, 6 pizzas and 3 entrees. Short but sweet. All kinds of crazy combinations, but everything we ate was excellent and the service was great...More

Thank matt b
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited City House over the weekend while in Nashville for a series of concerts. Located in the Germantown area of the city, City House has real potential as a must go restaurant since the menu is a creative mix of Italian with a southern...More

Thank WorldawayChicago
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Well, having recently relocated to Nashville from NYC, we went to City House after numerous recommendations. It was pretty darn good. It was very loud though. Very loud. In a pinch to order a drink whilst waiting for a table, I asked what that pretty...More

Thank pandgny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $35
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Germantown
  • Neighborhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 615-736-5838
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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