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Cafe Monell’s

2826 Bransford Ave, Nashville, TN 37204-3102
+1 615-298-2254
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2826 Bransford Ave, Nashville, TN 37204-3102
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Sunday morning breakfast consisted of eggs, potato casserole, bacon, sausage and a biscuit for only $5.95. Really good sausage. In fact, everything was really good. Small building but set up to provide a lot of tables. Well worth a try.

Thank randyrocker
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Cafe Monell’s is a small meat & 3 type restaurant in the Berry Hill neighborhood. There is a small parking lot. You order in a line cafeteria-style. The service was friendly. The food was fine. Nothing really stood out to me much. I think the...More

1  Thank Kcjmiddle
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Cafe Monell's is excellent to dine-in or carryout. "Meat n' three" served cafeteria style is quick and easy for the best home-cooking in Berry Hill and Nashville.

Reviewed February 20, 2018

We ate here with friends on Saturday. It's a typical meat & 3 place, with some desserts. The service was excellent, and the food was good. We were very pleased with Cafe Monell's. The prices were reasonable also. We would be happy to eat there...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Tiny little house. Tinier little parking lot. Huge portions. You will be stuffed, but this is not the Second Coming as other food critics rave. The food is not bad by any means, but it is not the best ever as many food magazines have...More

Thank Sookie42
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten there twice, both times for weekday lunch. Parking is a little tight. Food is delicious. It’s like a home-cooked, comfort food hug. Fried chicken is on point, very tasty. Yum!

Thank meglenn108b
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate a late lunch at Cafe Monell's and we were so impressed with the experience we put it on our "must come back to" list! The fried chicken was excellent, better than any of the other "home cookin'" places we've been...More

Thank Rockytopdoc
Reviewed July 1, 2017

A friends daughter told him about this place so we had to see for ourselves. You sit at a table with others kinda like a meet and greet, however then someone opens the floodgates and food just keeps pouring out. They bring you offering after...More

Thank jack c
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Awesome food! Oh my gosh...make sure that you are hungry when you go! There are so many dishes to try and eat that you will want to make sure you have the extra room!!!!! We brought a big group and we were seated quickly! Everything...More

Thank Brent I
Reviewed June 17, 2017

see the pictures of the fried chicken and the greens and other specialties WELL I DIDN'T GET ANY. The chicken was alomost fried the beans overcooked. I am just so disappointed I can't tell you

Thank travelwithm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2826 Bransford Ave, Nashville, TN 37204-3102
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-298-2254
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Cafe Monell's is created as a small cafe serving southern food. The food is set up cafeteria style . Smaller tables and booths are available. If you are looking for our family style restaurants you will need to visit Monell's in Germantown in downtown Nashville or Monell's at the Manor located 6 miles from this location..
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