We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chauhan Ale and Masala House

123 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203-3604
+1 615-242-8426
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“naan” (41 reviews)
“poutine” (36 reviews)
Closed Now
Indian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
123 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203-3604
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (457)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting food and tasty. jackfruit was big on the day we were there. the presentation is very good. appetizers good too. they served sumptuous portions! spendy I thought. dessert is very unique.

Thank nkumar97229
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all the interior is amazing with Indian cultural touches but also keeping a contemporary/industrial feel. Our waiter was very knowledgable. The drink mean was pretty cool and I had the Japanese Whisky flight at $35 which was reasonable. Had a bunch of apps...More

Thank CardioDoc70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What looked like a very exciting place to eat was met with much frustration on my part. I delayed eating to meet the earliest available reservation at 8:30. In town so many told me it would be worth it. However, I stood for fifteen minutes...More

Thank Chuck G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the decor and service. We went on Saturday labor day weekend and Kudos to staff it was a busy evening but they were courteous and Do advance reservations On weekends and take advantage of the valet parking because its hard to find a good...More

1  Thank Pagefan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a city that is sadly lacking in Asian cuisines, Chauhan hits the mark with its take on Indian food. The delicate approach to the curry flavours as well as the fusion of western and Indian makes for a delicious meal. For those not familiar...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t think I have ever eaten anything better when it comes to Indian fusion food. I wish I was living here so that I could enjoy this food every weekend. Amazing, creative and fun. If there were 10 stars I would give 11. Victoria...More

Thank gbpatel76
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

First time in Nashville and two different group of friends recommended this spot. Well worth it. It’s close by to downtown area and the food is great. Good portions. Lamb is out of this world. Haven’t had Indian food that good since I was in...More

Thank flightclubny
Reviewed August 17, 2018

The best restaurant that I have visited in Nashville. Food was good and the ambience was so nice and warm. What I like about ambience is they created wall posters using mini projectors. Lamb Keema Papadi Nachos was good and Vegetable kichidi was finger licking...More

Thank RajeshGaddam
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Unique combination of Indian and Southern. Hard to compete with a good Indian meal, but fun take on classics.

Thank jasag00
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

There were 10 of us. Great outing. Parking was limited. Service was good, very attentive. Food fro. Appetizers, entrees and desserts were incredible. I had the mahi and it was cooked perfectly.

Thank Julie E
Nearby HotelsSee all 170 hotels in Nashville
Union Station Hotel, Autograph Collection
442 reviews
.21 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown Conference Center
994 reviews
.24 miles away
Comfort Inn Downtown Nashville-Vanderbilt
1,004 reviews
.34 miles away
Cambria Hotel & Suites Nashville Downtown
115 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Kayne Prime
976 reviews
.20 miles away
388 reviews
.17 miles away
272 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Frist Art Museum
785 reviews
.27 miles away
Music Row
430 reviews
.47 miles away
Nashville War Memorial Auditorium
33 reviews
.43 miles away
Hops and Crafts
28 reviews
.40 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
March 26, 2018|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from foodie h | Reviewed this property |
It's more for adults.
February 5, 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from georgeg844 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with everyone else. Casual wear seemed like it would be good. I went and had on good jeans and a button down shirt. There were people dressed up, but there were casual, like me, as well. I would not wear sweat... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203-3604
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-242-8426
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing