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Sambuca

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Mon, 6/24
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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SNACKS
14.25
Charcuterie Board
domestic aged prosciutto, beef summer sausage, white cheddar, smoked Gouda pimento cheese, Manchego, pickled vegetables, fig jam & seasonal fruit, served with garlic crostini
13.25
Calamari Fritti
amaretto-marinated, cherry peppers, marinara
11.5
Chicken & Beef Satay*
with teriyaki, chimichurri & sriracha
11.75
Goat Cheese-Stuffed Artichokes
baked, topped with balsamic-marinated tomatoes, served with toast points
8.5
Prosciutto Mac & Cheese
with Swiss, Parmesan & goat cheese
12
Smoked Salmon*
in-house smoked salmon, dill crema, tomato-caper relish, with toast points
11.25
Shrimp Ceviche*
shrimp, lime juice, cucumber, jalapeño, red onion, avocado, cilantro
8.5
Buca Beignets
fresh mozzarella, prosciutto, jalapeño-basil, balsamic glazes
9.5
Cauliflower
crispy with a trio of dipping sauces: buffalo, sweet Thai chili & ranch
13.75
Shrimp & Crab Dip*
poblano peppers in baked cheeses, tortilla chips
SALADS & SOUPS
Chef-crafted Dressings Made in-house Daily
C 6.5
B 8.75
Shrimp & Crab Bisque
C 6
B 8.25
Tortilla Soup
7.25
House
tomato, cucumber, red onion, crumbled feta, aged balsamic vinaigrette
7.5
Caesar
with Parmesan & house-made garlic croutons
7.5
Gorgonzola
field greens, caramelized walnuts, Gorgonzola dressing
8.5
Baby Spinach
strawberries, baby portobello, bacon & red onions in raspberry poppyseed dressing
EDGY VEGGIES
18.5
Add Chicken Skewers (3) 4
Add Garlic-Lemon Shrimp (3) 6.25
Modern Greek Bowl
roasted cauliflower, artichokes, tomatoes, cucumber, quinoa, chickpeas, feta cheese & tzatziki sauce
20
Roasted Vegetable Lasagna
baked with fresh mozzarella & rustic red sauce
ENTRÉES
add house or Caesar salad | $5
37.5
Blackened Red Snapper Étouffée*
shrimp, crab, sautéed spinach, dirty rice
31.25
Chili-Rubbed Jumbo Scallops*
asparagus, risotto, smoked tomato cream sauce
23.5
Roasted Chicken*
mashed potatoes, crisp brussel sprouts, honey-garlic sauce
36.75
Miso Sea Bass*
jasmine rice, sautéed apples, bok choy
29.5
Shrimp & Crab Linguini
white wine & garlic cream sauce, Parmesan, tomatoes, linguini
7oz 39
10oz 47.25
Filet*
Gorgonzola walnut butter, asparagus, port wine bordelaise
29
Hickory-Smoked Prime Pork Chop*
charred tomato sauce, prosciutto mac & cheese
56.75
Filet & Lobster Tail*
8oz cold water lobster tail, carrots, sautéed spinach, garlic butter
30.5
Salmon Oscar*
flame-grilled, with crab & dill-spiked hollandaise, asparagus
16oz 43
Ribeye*
Certified Angus Beef®, green beans, dilled Havarti potato tots
FEATURED ITEMS
Sm 1.75
Lg 4.75
Garlic Cheese Bread
ea2.5
Shrimp*
ea7
Scallops*
ea29
Lobster Tail*
SIDES
Each | $6.75. Choose any 3 | $15.75
Asparagus
Au Gratin Potatoes
Roasted Glazed Carrots
Sautéed Green Beans
Brussel Sprouts
Dilled Havarti Potato Tots
Mashed Potatoes
HAPPY ENDINGS
8.5
Sticky Toffee Bread Pudding
bread pudding, toffee sauce, crispy candy cup, vanilla bean ice cream
8.5
Decadent Chocolate Toffee Torte
with pieces of Heath® bar candy
8.5
Crème Brûlée
classic vanilla bean custard, caramelized sugar crust, seasonal berries
8.5
Cheesecake Sopapilla
crispy cinnamon & sugar-coated pastry, cheesecake, caramel, vanilla bean ice cream
8.5
Mixed Berry Cobbler
with vanilla bean ice cream & crisp streusel topping
CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING
G 11.25
B 43
Lamberti Prosecco, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
G 11.5
B 44
Le Grand Courtâge Brut, Sparkling, Burgundy, France
B 115
Veuve Clicquot "Yellow Label" Brut, Champagne, Reims, France
B 225
Moet and Chandon, Dom Perignon, Champagne, Epernay, France
ROSÉ
G 13
B 50
Aix, Provence, France
B 58
Miraval Provence, Provence, France
SAUVIGNON BLANC
G 11.5
B 44
Chasing Venus, Marlborough, New Zealand
B 47
Duckhorn, Napa Valley, California
B 66
Pascal Jolivet Sancerre, Loire Valley, France
About
Dine. Dance. Entertain. Sambuca, Nashville's only rockin' restaurant, features a savory new American menu and a variety of nightly live music. Entertaining is our specialty! Let us host your corporate event, luncheon, business holiday party, rehearsal dinner or networking happy hour. Sambuca is the ultimate host for Nashville parties and events, with a side of live music. Sambuca is now open for Brunch Saturdays and Sundays with live music!
PRICE RANGE
$25 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time we have had the pleasure to dine at this restaurant. The restaurant was recommended by the hotel. I’m so happy we listened. The atmosphere is like a supper club. The salads were fresh and ice cold, even served with a cold fork. My...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Gkdonley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a graduation brunch with family. They had several other very large parties. Service was very slow. Mimosa was straight orange juice. Eggs not cooked as ordered. They dropped my plate as they were serving which was fine. I get that things happen but...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank BridgetCT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is more of an upscale restaurant. More of a romantic atmosphere because it's so dark at night. They have different live music nightly in the restaurant. The night we went the music (band) was too loud and we couldn't carry on a conversation at...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Gayle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I met up with ten overseas (New Zealand and Australia) family for a milestone birthday in Nashville. After reading reviews I chose Sambuca for the birthday dinner. The band was very entertaining and although I chose the main floor it made it a little hard...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank cheryl g
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We just visited Sambuca on Saturday as a group of 10 for my husband’s 40th birthday. The star of this dinner was our server, Mia. Upon arrival she immediately addressed and congratulated the Birthday boy and made him feel special. With 10 of us ordering...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Shal3081
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Sambuca and were very happy with the service and atmosphere. We had the shrimp and crab dip, blackened red snapper and miso sea bass. The fish was cooked perfectly. It was nice to listen to the live entertainment...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank christinekK5100MC
Reviewed May 12, 2019

We visited Sambuca's twice during our stay as the music is very good to excellent (different shows each night). The tuna poke appetizer was excellent. The chili rubbed sea scallops, flat iron staek and pork chop entrees were excellent. The 7oz filet steak was over...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Bill246
Reviewed May 12, 2019

I had asked for a quiet area of the restaurant for dinner and wasn't disappointed with the booth we got. Perfect for also enjoying the Jazz music that performs at night. My husband and I decided to try the Tuna Poke for an appetizer and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Judith W
Reviewed May 7, 2019

We had dinner there to celebrate our 20th anniversary. Ashley made sure we were seated in a preferred table where we could see the entertainment (A+ musicians, wonderful ambiance). George took complete care of us and all our needs while we dined. The food was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Angela K
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

The food was very good and the waiter did a great job serving the 8 of us. Will definitely go back when visiting Nashville.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Lisaxo64
November 6, 2016|
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Response from nana112016 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. My husband and I were there only once as we were visiting a son who lives nearby. We were not happy that they seated us in a high table in the bar area. Fortunately we didn't fall off the chairs.
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JoshLowe11
June 5, 2016|
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Response from LanceSword | Reviewed this property |
I think the usual Shirt and Shoe policy probably applies (could check). Dressing like Johnny Cash would be cool - but not required.
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CherylVaBeach
February 4, 2016|
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Response from S5594MNjohnm | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall there being a gluten free option on the menu
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