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2600 8th Ave South Suite 102, Suite 102, Nashville, TN 37204
+1 615-942-7746
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2600 8th Ave South Suite 102, Suite 102, Nashville, TN 37204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overpriced brunch although most of the food was decent except the sandwich options had dry meat and not much flavor. I did not appreciate being automatically charged a 20% tip when I got most of the food items myself. I won't be going back.

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Visiting from the UK and wanted to try somewhere nice for brunch on our last day. Read the good reviews so we thought we would try Sinema. We were really disappointed. We went for a la carte rather than the buffet - ordered burgers. Very...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

I went to college at Lipscomb University and ended up spending 10 years in Nashville. This location brings back memories of going bowling (sadly gone) at one end of this shopping strip but also playing pool (still there!) and going to the occasional movie at...More

Thank Chipper34
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We went to Sinema for some after dinner cocktails and while we weren't able to check out the lounge, we sat at the bar in the entry way and met Greg, a very talented bartender! He was able to pinpoint an exact cocktail for me...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We had the private area upstairs, wonderful service, the quality of the food and drinks was excellent. A great spot for events or dinner for two. Gorgeously decorated. Love this place.

Thank TnTraveler58
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I would suggest you start with a pre dinner drink they have a fantastic range of wines and beers which sets you up for the most wonderful meal with a selection for all tastes. Their attention to detall is fantastic and nothing is too much...More

Thank wsmclaughlin
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Visiting my daughter who lives in Nashville and wants to take us to a nice brunch location. Could see several empty tables from the hostess station up front, but for whatever reason was only taking those who had reservations. Very disappointed, and won't be back...More

Thank Jeff W
Carly H, Director of Sales at Sinema, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hello jeff, thank you for your feedback, and we apologize for the experience you received. While we know it may be frustrating and hard to understand why with empty tables in the restaurant that we couldn’t seat you and your family, we do ask that...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Took my dad here for dinner when he visited and it was great! I don’t remember the server’s name, tall lady with red and blue hair, but she was super knowledgeable about the food and drinks. Had the cheese board, short rib and fettuccine and...More

Thank daniellerW4222IF
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We are new to the Nashville area and loved our experience here. The drinks were outstanding and relaxing and the meal was a wonderful experience. We started with the cheese board which was perfect. Great mixture of 3 cheeses and 🍎/olives to compliment the cheese....More

Thank Wendi G
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

I dined here with a party of 6 on a Monday night. We were having a great night and had received our 3 apps and a bottle of wine, when the power suddenly went out in the restaurant. The manager soon made an announcement that...More

Thank RebeccaD0903
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March 24, 2018|
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Response from BWOspinner | Reviewed this property |
plenty of parking in front.
March 8, 2017|
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Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
Yes Smart casual is the way to go but in Nashville dress jeans are common and accepted in most places
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $50
Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 8th Ave South Suite 102, Suite 102, Nashville, TN 37204
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-942-7746
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Sinema is an 8,000 sq-ft. restaurant with dining room seating, lounge areas and private dining rooms, located in Nashville, Tennessee.Sinema is a sleek restaurant and bar offering an entire dining experience that hinges on impeccable service. Built on heritage, community and culture, the team provides an atmosphere of relaxed luxury. Sinema exhibits an eclectic American menu that is unique to Nashville, with emphasis on classically inspired dishes with a modern spin. Sinema is housed in Nashville's historic Melrose theatre. The theatre opened in 1942 and quickly became a local hotspot throughout the 40s and 50s. Our goal was to keep the essence of the old theatre, while updating it to reflect the modern dining service we provide.
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