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House of Cards

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Sun, 7/21
8:00 PM

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Sponsored by: House of Cards

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Magic
1. Magic
Live Magic performed by the nation's leading magicians.
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2. Fine Dining
2. Fine Dining
Gourmet dining and hand-crafted cocktails.
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3. Ambiance
3. Ambiance
Multi million dollar art, European antiques, magic-related artifacts
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About
House of Cards, named by OpenTable as one of America’s 100 Best Restaurants, is Nashville’s newest & most unique dining and entertainment experience. Located underground in a one of a kind 10,000 sq. ft space, the venue offers an evening for guests unlike any other in the history of the South. ​House of Cards celebrates the art of magic, classic American cuisine and fine hand-crafted cocktails under one roof. Guests are encouraged to explore the dining room to enjoy the rare collections and be entertained by some of America’s top magicians who are stationed throughout the venue to provide mind boggling illusions and tricks all evening long. Complimentary tickets to magic performances in the
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This hidden gem underneath the Johnny Cash Museum is a must! A fabulous evening including great food, wonderful service and amazing magic performances!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Connie N
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I stumbled across HoC when looking for a romantic restaurant to celebrate our wedding anniversary. I've lived in Tennessee all my life, and thought I knew every new restaurant in Nashville. This is not a just a restaurant! This is an experience like no other...More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank V2538YPtomm
Reviewed 6 days ago

For our son's 21st birthday we decided to take him to House of Cards, with the requirement of being 21 to attend dinner we opted for brunch to ensure siblings were able to attend. The brunch selection was very limited with only two salads (Caesar...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Theresa Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

House of Cards is an experience. The food seems overpriced, and at any other place it would be. But with free entertainment at every turn, it's worth the cost. (And to be honest, I've paid as much or much more at other restaurants for same...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Joe B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waiter reeked of marijuana and was obviously stoned out of his mind. To each his own regarding recreational use, but I dont want to smell MJ every time you come to my table. The waiter wasnt even able to stay on point with a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my family here for the Family Brunch on a Sunday afternoon. I have to give a rating of 3 because the main show was a huge disappointment. My seven year old walked away from the show saying, "That was kind-of boring!" The day...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank easyCmilwife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with another couple who highly recommended we go. Not only was dinner fantastic the magicians were outstanding. We had the Ny strip and it was sooooo good. We had fingerling fries with Parmesan. The after dinner show was both magical and funny. Make...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Diana H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How many times do you get to get dressed up these days?! Not many!!! There is a strict dress code here and that is part of the fun!! The moment you get to the first door there is a shroud of mystery. You have to...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Shannon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What you see on the outside does not prepare you for what you experience on the inside. Had dinner with my wife and our friends for a friends birthday and I really enjoyed the whole experience. This is not just fine dining but a collaboration...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rob V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, this is not just a restaurant. It's a collection of experiences combined into one: a hidden speakeasy bar, fine dining, high-quality entertainment and surprises. Our visit included three magicians with two of them within an arm's reach. Each magician was exceptional. Yes the prices...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Nathan H
October 13, 2018|
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Response from elliottb771 | Reviewed this property |
Should be fine
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Glen A
July 24, 2018|
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Response from bwalton777 | Reviewed this property |
Jackets are provided free. You need to wear a collared button up dress shirt, pants (dark jeans are ok, but no faded jeans or jeans with holes) and leather shoes or boots. You’ll have a ball there!
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jpezzly
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Nick L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant conducts roughly 4 shows a night. Each show is 30 min in length. If you are simply looking to attend one of the shows, the tickets can be purchased at the bar. Otherwise all patrons who order an entree will be... More
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