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Hattie B's Hot Chicken

112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
+1 615-678-4794
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mac and cheese” (240 reviews)
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112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have eaten hot spicy chicken before since I am from the New Orleans area, but this chicken is hotter than hot. There were 4 of us in the group and we are were in agreement that this is some of the hottest chicken we...More

Thank Stassimark
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow, this is one of those places that deserves its reputation. Fantastic food that is absolutely worth the wait. Pimento Mac and cheese was great and, of course, hot chicken.

Thank binbft
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is very good but the wait... we wouldn't do it again. Understand you can order pickup which makes a lot of sense.

Thank WinnipegFoodGuy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ordered wings (hot) and a large dark (two thighs and legs, also hot). The wings were the best. Crispy, spicy, but not overly hot. The temperature of the thighs and legs just weren’t hot enough; the food was above room temperature, but not enough, which...More

Thank PaulOfMaine
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Plan better than we did so as not to arrive right during lunch time because it is busy! We waited close to an hour to get inside but once we ordered, the food came within ten minutes. I tried the black eyed peas salad which...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not worth the line. It’s just fried chicken, nothing special about it. Nashville hot chicken= any other fried chicken.

Thank Amaury S
Reviewed 4 days ago

You can order take out on line and pick it up at the time you specify. We had mild spiced chicken tenders, and since we had 2 orders we got 4 sides, mac and cheese, collards, potato salad and cole slaw. I thought the mac...More

Thank mbsaandercock
Reviewed 5 days ago

Waiting outside in line on a cloudy, cool day is not ideal but after getting our food and taking a bite of the crispy chicken, we decided waiting was no big deal. But the food was a big deal......very generous portions and perfectly cooked. The...More

1  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The “hot” chicken is delicious,juicy and just the right spice for me. This is a popular place so be patient. Staff is excellent. Some of the best chicken I’ve had

Thank po153c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited family in Nashville and they insisted on taking us to Hattie B’s for lunch. I wasn’t thrilled to wait in line for an hour but folks it was WORTH IT! This is the best fried chicken I’ve ever eaten. Juicy, crispy and delicious. I...More

1  Thank Mike D
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McKenna L
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I agree go with mild!! Medium is pretty hot, BUT DELICIOUS!!
don c
March 29, 2017|
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Response from linda s | Reviewed this property |
Hattie "B"'s has been open on Charlotte since 2014.. they have another location on 19th Ave Mid town that's been open since 2012...
Bonnie E
August 25, 2016|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Yes inside, and it all depends on what time you get there. Although I went there in August and sat outside and it was not too bad.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-678-4794
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