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The Standard

167 Rosa L. Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203-3731
+1 615-254-1277
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“filet” (36 reviews)
“sea bass” (12 reviews)
“crab bisque” (10 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
167 Rosa L. Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203-3731
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Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

We had been at a convention at a nearby hotel from early until 6.30pm and asked the concierge to find somewhere local to eat. He came up with this place which is a lovely period house built in 1843 and restored to that style. The...More

Thank PWF1957
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

Upon recommendation for native Nashville friend, I had a late breakfast here. You wouldn't guess they serve breakfast from the outside but we were so glad we went. It was my best meal out of 4 days in Nashville. The horse shoe bar was cool...More

Thank tropicalgalCT
Billy C, Manager at The Standard, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review, but I believe it belongs to another restaurant. We don't serve breakfast at The Standard. Kind regards. Billy Corr Operations Manager The Standard at The Smith House

Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

The Smith house is the only brand townhouse remaining in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. I believe it was built in the late 1840s and it is absolutely spectacular! Coming to the standard restaurant at the Smith house in Nashville is a must. Even if you just...More

2  Thank salesguytoo
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

Tall ceilings, long drapes, 1840's period furnishings faithfully restored. Menu was elegantly presented Southern favorites. We shared the Fried Green Tomatoes with Lump Crabmeat as appetizer. Think short stack with crabmeat layers. Tomatoes were firm, breading crisp, and crabmeat moist. Entrees were Bacon "Bacon" Duroc...More

Thank smith4529
Reviewed January 28, 2017

I will qualify that this dinner was held in the large back room of the resto and not in the dining room itself. My company held a group dinner for roughly 100 people here last week. I knew something was amiss when we were held...More

1  Thank jasman79
Reviewed November 25, 2016

Recommended by the hotel and we could not have been more pleased. Excellent service, excellent food and the doorman spent a lot of time telling the history of the building and its owners. This was a truly awesome dining experience. The interior is well worth...More

Thank Greatplacesnv
Reviewed November 20, 2016

the food was OK, the wine list nice, the place was a private club with lots of rooms dividing the dining guests. It wasn't busy, but I think old folks would like it bc the food was like it used to be. Needs to be...More

Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed November 20, 2016

The attraction for The Standard is the building and the history of it. Take time to read the history presented on the menu. Check out the ballroom after dinner. Our server, Wesley, was friendly, but lacked information about the details of the menu. Our food...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Based upon a previous visit, Joshua Smith was kind enough to allow us into the private club on the upper level. Talk about a cool, exclusive kind of place! The old mansion has amazing history, the group of others that visit are cool and friendly,...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed November 16, 2016

My entire experience was amazing. From the moment I pulled up to the valet until the moment the valet brought my car to me, everything was over the top! The food was delicious. Our server was wonderful. The GM (Billy I think was his name)...More

Thank katrinapeek82
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January 17, 2016|
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Response from Billy C | Property representative |
Complimentary. Our Valet Parker works on tips.
December 18, 2015|
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Response from 629annea | Reviewed this property |
I was dressed business casual and agree with the comment above. I would have felt uncomfortable dressing too casualy.
October 12, 2015|
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Response from Billy C | Property representative |
Unfortunately we are unable to take a party of that size. Our dining room is very small, and we have a total of 8 tables. Our private rooms are already fully booked. Our sincere regrets, Billy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $50
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Rosa L. Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203-3731
    (between Commerce and Church Sts.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-254-1277
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