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Germantown Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, French, American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly

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salad +3.00
french onion soup
beef broth, caramelized onions, a parmesan crouton & bubbly swiss cheese
salad +3.00
soup of the day
quinoa bowl
horseradish roasted cauliflower w/ sauteed oyster mushroom, green onion artichoke quinoa, pistachios & spicy yogurt
asian chicken salad
Grilled Ashley farms chicken breast on mixed greens w/ toasted cashews, edamame, carrots, red cabbage, & lime-ginger vinaigrette
caesar salad
romaine, house-made croutons & parmesan
salad nicoise
ahi tuna served med rare w/ mixed olives, tomatoes, green beans, potato salad, hard-boiled egg on mixed greens w/ red wine vinaigrette
kale salad
with fresh tomatoes, strawberries, & bleu cheese crumbles w/ a toasted pecan vinaigrette
open-faced chicken salad
on a fresh provence bakery croissant w/ honey-pecan dressing & fresh fruit
tomato basil salad
fresh mozzarella ballas over mixed greens, finished w/ a dressing of roma tomatoes, red bell peppers, fresh basil & extra virgin olive oil
chicken caprese sandwich
on a wheat bun w/ fresh mozzarella, tomato, arugula & a basil aioli w/ fries
corn beef reuben
on‎ rye w/ swiss cheese, sauerkraut, house made dressing w/ house potato chips
crab cake sandwich
on a wheat bun w/ mustard tartar & fries
black bean-quinoa burger
on a wheat bun w/ corn avocado relish, arugula & fries
salmon club
on wheat bread w/ bacon, lettuce, tomato, spicy avocado spread & fries
germantown tomato sandwich
char-grilled on a wheat bun & fries
fried green tomato sandwich
on‎ wheat bread w/ bacon, arugula, swiss cheese, red pepper remoulade & a black bean salad
caesar salad
house salad
chicken pot pie
our‎ version of the classic. deconstructed w/ puff pastry
caesar salad
house salad
coconut curry salmon
with creamy risotto, roasted broccoli, & a coconut curry sauce
chicken +4.00
shrimp +6.00
caesar salad
house salad
pasta of the day
caesar salad
house salad
plum pork
mustard-marinated tenderloin, savory plum sauce, mashed potatoes & haricot verts
caesar salad
house salad
crab cakes
with mustard tartar, mashed potatoes & haricot verts
lemonade refills
Germantown Café has become a reliable fixture on Nashville’s dining scene by offering fresh, creative cuisine at reasonable prices, as well as a fully-stocked bar and an amazing view of the Nashville skyline. Conveniently located just blocks north of downtown and LP Field, the Café is a perfect choice for a pre-theatre dinner, a casual night out on the town, or a brunch before the big game. And one look at the sleek and sexy interior lets you know it’s the perfect spot for extra-special occasions as well, with plenty of private dining space for just about any event. Germantown Café’s kitchen specializes in straightforward traditional cooking with a subtle twist—but don’t worry, there’s no fusion
$8 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
French, American, Cafe, Healthy
Valet Parking, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our bar tender at the clarion hotel Lovely neighborhood and setting. After visiting broadway we needed a change of pace From our waitress to our last sip of our drinks the food was fabulous. The flavors were amazing and well...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank E7713IDstephanied
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We REALLY liked this place, located about 10 blocks out of downtown's hustle and bustle. Haley took excellent care of us and even offered me two samples before I chose my dinner wine. We enjoyed the "plum pork tenderloin", pasta and salmon with risotto. The...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

I went to this restaurant while in town for a business function. Although the menu was a little limited the selections were very inviting. I had the veggie bowl and it was delicious. My dinner partner had the scallops which looked absolutely amazing and he...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Memphislisab
Reviewed May 28, 2019

My wife and I enjoyed this farm-to-table restaurant in the Germantown area. The setting was very enjoyable - not too loud or too quiet. The attire was comfortable. (You could wear a suit and feel comfortable too). Full bar, but no tap beer that I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank BSchug
Reviewed May 27, 2019

We have never had a bad experience at Germantown. The one less than optimal thing is the boxed wine for happy hour. It's pretty low end, but it is cheap. Having said that, the food is always great, the people are wonderful and they are...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Marty D
Reviewed May 23, 2019

We came for dinner at 5, and we seated in this nice neighborhood cafe. The menu was not large, but had something for nearly every desire. I had the Plum Pork cutlets and my wife had the baked chicken, and it was just right. It...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mdpurcell
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Very nice setting and ambiance. Casual attire is fine but you can also dress up. Appetizers were delirious, zucchini bites and fried green tomatoes. Swordfish special was cooked just right as was the salmon entree. The Plum Pork was delicious and had a smoky flavor...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank gardenwanderer
Reviewed May 5, 2019

I was surprised at all the high reviews. I thought it was average. I’m vegetarian and my English muffin smelled like salmon and was cold. The manager was kind enough to bring me out another English muffin.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Peggy B
Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

Ate here for brunch while strolling around the area. Germantown has some neat older homes and restaurants. Told there was a wait, we ate in the bar area and got seated immediately. I had the crab cake Benedict which was delicious. My husband had the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank maapar
Reviewed April 25, 2019

We did some searching for an interesting restaurant and found The Germantown Café for dinner with two other couples. All I can say is that we all were pleasantly surprised. The menu was varied and the dish preparations were pretty unique. Everything we ordered exceeded...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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