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Monell's Dining & Catering

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Germantown
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1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
16152484747
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Today
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely incredible experience, totally unexpected, everything was topnotch, the food and service and atmosphere were all the best, might go to dinner there tomorrow night.

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Thank Kevin M
Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast at Monell's after the doorman at the Hermitage Hotel suggested it. It was about a 15 minute walk from the hotel and an Uber ride back since we enjoyed our meal so much! We sat at a table with our "breakfast family", who turned out to be a very interesting group! One man was the... More 

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Thank Texin
Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Family style dining, you sit around a huge table (sometimes with other families) and pass the food around just like you're at home. Gobble till you wobble! Choice of different meats and homemade sides and desserts! Monell's has become our Nashville Thanksgiving tradition!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went to the Monell's on 6th ave. N and everything was really good and it is all you can eat served family style. We went for lunch on our first day in Nashville and were so full after that we did not eat again till the next morning. Cost was $15.00 per person and included non alcoholic drinks but... More 

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Thank Will M
Nashville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Delicious and a great family sit down restaurant. All you can eat- Fried chicken is amazing along with all their vegetables. Just outstanding. Come hungry and ready to eat.

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Thank Tonia33003
Cookeville, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My mouth waters every time I think about dinner at Monell's. A few months back, some friends went to Monell's with us for dinner, and they enjoyed it as much as we did. We had real comfort food and plenty of options to pick from. We had lasagna, fish, meatloaf, chicken and all sorts of vegetables. We were seated with... More 

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Thank TGCobb
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are 3 of these in Nashville. The original is in the Germantown area (the best one ,in my opinion) One off Mufreesboro Rd in the old New Orleans Manor, beautiful place. The other one is a cafeteria style near 100 Oaks. Monell's has the best fried chicken in Nashville. You sit at a lazy susan style of setting. Meaning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great family sit down restaurant. All you can eat. Fried Chicken and catfish is the best!!The side items are great too! The staff is very friendly.

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Thank Jennifer P
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Food is delicious and served family style. Waitresses are very friendly and happy to replenish the dishes. The fried chicken is mouth watering!

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Thank Dianne M
Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Don't come here to diet! Wonderful family style breakfast that includes EVERYTHING! Cinnamon rolls, biscuits, eggs, grits, potatoes, ham, bacon, sausage, pancakesand fried chicken! it is great value...always a place to take out-of-twon guests.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $22
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville>  > Germantown
  • Neighborhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: 16152484747
Description
When in Nashville do as the locals do... Pass the Peas..Please! Great Southern Food served Family Style in Historic Settings. Located in historic buildings, Monell's as been a Nashville staple since 1995. Come on in, grab a seat and pass the food to the left. Monell's famous Skillet Fried Chicken served at every meal, including our weekend country breakfast. A vist to Nashville is not complete without dining at Monell's. Enter as strangers...Leave as Friends. Monell's - 4 locations to serve you.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?