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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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112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you don't like hot chicken you might not enjoy this place. On the other hand---- I like it hot. There are five levels of heat you can order. Mild, medium, hot, damn hot and shut the cluck up. I ordered the shut the cluck...More

Thank sidelobe
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just go and experience it for yourself, the selection and taste can't be beat. OMG One of the best chicken sandwiches ever. Medium spicy was perfect for my liking.

Thank ETDahl
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had been told by the locals this was a great place to eat and yes it was. The chicken and all the fixins was so good and the sweet tea was wonderful,

Thank TravelGal0521
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to Hattie B's Hot Chicken for dinner. Wait was out the door but we ordered within 25 minutes. Food service was fast but it was touristy.

Thank matser7
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Servers were friendly, always willing to help and professional. The chicken was delicious, HOT, but tasty. I will be back on next trip to NashVegas!

Thank danmed30
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really enjoyed the fried chicken at Hattie B's. At Hattie B's you order at the counter and they bring your food to you. We probably arrived around 6:30pm-ish and had about 8-10 people ahead of us to order. When we left, the line was way...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Being in Nashville, I had to try one of the city's food specialties... Nashville Hot Chicken. Hattie B's is the place to go according to Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. I asked to just try the chicken tenders- 3 in 3 different heats. I tried "southern"(no...More

Thank MissBergie
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for lunch and the line was down the sidewalk which is normal there. We loved the flavors of the chicken it was a flavor we had never experienced before. Hot but so good you can't stop eating it. Sides were good pimento mac...More

1  Thank Frank P
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are a fried chicken lover, this is the place. Delicious fried chicken in various levels of heat. The Shut the Cluck up highest heat level is not for the faint hearted - if you like ghost peppers you could be a candidate -...More

1  Thank tom t
Reviewed 4 days ago

We got to Hattie B's about an hour before it opened on a Sunday and there was already an hour and a half wait, but we decided to go ahead and wait. My husband order mild and I ordered no sauce. I enjoyed my chicken...More

Thank taylr13
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don c
How long has Hattie's been open ? I'm not a robot
March 29, 2017|
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Response from scootervol | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I am not a Nashville resident. You could probably Google that.
Bonnie E
is there air conditioned seating
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.
How long is the wait in the middle of summer mid day?
June 25, 2016|
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Response from macbryanmary | Reviewed this property |
Just about 15 minutes around 2:00 PM. Hope that helps!
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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
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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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