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The Loveless Cafe

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Thu, 6/20
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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BREAKFAST‎
Served with grits or potatoes and biscuits with our own homemade preserves. honey and sorghum on request
12.95
Grits
Potatoes
Famous Loveless Country Ham (7oz) and Two Eggs with Red-eye Gravy
9.95
Grits
Potatoes
Half Order of Loveless Country Ham (3-4oz) and Two Eggs with Red-eye Gravy
8.95
Grits
Potatoes
Eggs with Choice of Loveless Bacon or Sausage
11.25
Grits
Potatoes
Pit-Cooked Pork Barbeque and Eggs, One to the Left and One to the Right
10.25
Grits
Potatoes
Steak Biscuits (3) Made With Grilled Beef Tenderloin
13.50
Grits
Potatoes
Steak and Two Eggs
8oz Ribeye
12.25
Grits
Potatoes
Southern Sampler Breakfast
A platter loaded with country ham, bacon, sausage and two eggs cooked to order
11.95
Grits
Potatoes
Fried Pork Chops and Eggs
Two crispy chops, topped with white gravy and two eggs cooked to order
9.95
Grits
Potatoes
“City” Ham and Eggs
Sugar cured ham for Y’all northerners and two eggs cooked to order
SUPER MENU‎
Homemade dressings: ranch, honey mustard, 1000 island, homemade Italian, homemade bleu cheese and our signature peach vinaigrette
3.25
Side Salad with Croutons, Tomatoes and Cheddar Cheese
With your choice of dressing
5.60
Garden Salad with Tomatoes and Cheddar Cheese
With your choice of dressing
8.95
Loveless “Blue Ribbon” Salad
Mixed greens, bleu cheese and candied pecans tossed with peach vinaigrette with veggie chips
8.95
Fried Chicken Salad
Loveless’ signature fried chicken on mixed greens with candied pecans, tomatoes and bacon
8.95
Chef Salad
With smoked turkey, hard-boiled eggs, cheddar cheese, cucumbers and tomatoes on mixed greens
8.95
Homemade Chicken Salad Plate
Our homemade chicken salad on lettuce with tomatoes, crackers and fruit cup
Cup 3.00
Bowl 3.95
Today’s Homemade Soup
7.95
Cup of Today’s Homemade Soup and a Small Garden Salad
Each sandwich plate is served with fries. Add extra bacon or cheese to any sandwich for 1.00
PLATTERS & FAMILY STYLE‎
Served with a choice of two side dishes, hot biscuits, our own homemade preserves. Honey and sorghum on request
13.50
Loveless Fried Chicken (Half Chicken)
All-natural fresh chicken. Same legendary recipe since 1951.
Dark 10.45
Light 11.50
Loveless Fried Chicken (Quarter Chicken)
9.95
Traditional Homemade Meatloaf
With tangy tomato sauce
9.95
Fried Chicken Livers or Gizzards
With a dish of gravy
10.25
Hand-Breaded Chicken Fingers
With your choice of dippin’ sauce
14.50
Southern-Fried American-Raised Catfish
With hushpuppies, lemons and tartar sauce
14.50
Grilled Catfish
With‎ hushpuppies, lemons and tartar sauce
13.95
Country Ham Dinner Plate
Our famous ham with two eggs and two sides
10.95
Pit-Cooked Pork Barbeque
Slow-smoked and served with cornbread hoe cakes
Choose from
Fried chicken
Meatloaf
Fried Catfish
Pulled Pork Barbeque
Smoked Turkey Breast
For kids under 12, served with one Side. Includes choice of one soft drink or iced tea.
6.25
Soft drink
Iced tea
Chicken Fingers
Two pieces with ranch or honey mustard dipping sauce
4.95
Soft drink
Iced tea
Kid’s Fried Chicken
Two‎ drumsticks
5.25
Soft drink
Iced tea
Kid’s Cheeseburger
DRINKS & DESSERTS‎
2.00
Coffee
Free refills
2.00
Hot Tea
Free‎ refills
2.00
Hot Chocolate
2.00
Soft Drinks
Free refills
2.00
Iced Tea
Sweet or unsweetened, free refills
2.50
Peach Iced Tea
All-natural and tasty! sweet or unsweetened - free refills
1.75
Purity Brand Milk
Whole or 2%
1.85
Award-Winnin’ Chocolate Milk
2.50
Juice (10oz Glass)
Orange, cranberry, tomato or grapefruit
We’re in the bakery making our desserts from scratch every day. Ask your server if there’s somethin’ special!
About
Established in 1951 and currently serving more than half a million guests a year, the Loveless Cafe is a Nashville landmark that remains true to its Southern flavor. Its welcoming neon sign on Highway 100 promises hot biscuits and country ham every day, drawing food enthusiasts, locals, out-of-town guests and celebrities alike. The Loveless Cafe is rooted in traditions of comfort, scratch-made meals and down-home hospitality.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Barbecue, American, Cafe
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to Loveless on vacation based off internet reviews. It was good, but I’ve had better. Had fried chicken, Mac and cheese, coleslaw. Friend has BBQ chicken, mashed potatoes and Mac. The biscuits were ok but needed something to make them less plain. The preserves...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Caysgigi624
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great experience at Loveless Cafe! They bring out a plate with biscuits upon your arrival. The biscuits are made just right, and they come with peach, blackberry, and strawberry preserves. All of them were good, but the peach tasted just like my...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Phyllis S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to check off the bucket list. I had the pulled pork meal with hash brown casserole and cole slaw. I’m from up north and I’m used to eating my pulled pork with a roll... that’s not how the south does...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank zfxman
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant was exactly as published. Food was all delicious. The service was superb. Enjoying the souvenir shopping and making memories.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place continues to be amazing! We arrived on a Wednesday, right as lunch was starting, and there was a 45 minute wait, but it was worth it. Once seated, Bruce was our server and he was fantastic! Super friendly & great at his job!...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank drewgal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here in June. The good is wonderful and you get plenty. Great staff!! We had omelettes, they were big and good. The biscuits are some of the best I’ve ever had!!! They give you all you want! The jellies are tasty!! My husband...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AmyMichelleP
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I decided to drive the Natchez Trace from Nashville to Jackson MS. Friends recommended The Loveless Cafe located adjacent to the beginning of the Trace. Breakfast here was a great start to the day. Service was friendly and prompt. Two scrambled eggs,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AusinTX
Reviewed 1 week ago

Contrary to the buzz about this place, its not good food and not good service. The grounds leads one to expect a great meal, but you , the customer are treated as if you are a bother and should be grateful to just be here....More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank TheNoFearFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 1 PM on a Monday. Checked in at restaurant for two and was told 1 hour wait. At 1 hour 10 min we were buzzed. Manager was a very friendly guy handing out sample slushees. All staff were very friendly and with smiles!...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jayuyan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traditional regional lunch special. Like a trip down memory lane. A good meal, for the hungry 😋 keep up the good service

Date of visit: June 2019
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Michelle W
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Yes there is room for RV parking
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there is a large parking lot to the side
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It is open from 7AM to 9PM every day of the week!
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