Local Area Information

Nashville Offers Many Dining Options, Attractions, Shows and Things To Do While You Are Here

Restaurants, Bars & Eateries

Opryland Area Restaurants and Bars


Restaurants and Bars Within .5 - 7 miles Of The Opryland Area

  • Waffle House - Open 24 hours featuring breakfast all day, lunch and dinner meals. About .5 mile from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel across Briley Parkway.

  • McNamara's Irish Pub and Restaurant - Great Irish food, drinks and live Irish music. About 5 miles from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel. Not open on Monday.

  • Darfon's Restaurant & Lounge  - Great traditional & new American cuisine. About 7 miles from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel. Not open on Sunday.

  • Phat Bites - Vast venue with a bohemian vibe & a bar, plus a deli/cafe providing vegetarian sandwiches & salads.

  • Nectar Urban Cantina - Mexican inspired food with Southern hospitality. About 5 miles from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel.

  • Sicilian Pizza & Pasta - Great pizza, pasta, subs and salads.  Dine In, pick up, delivery to most Opryland hotels. About 5 miles the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel.

  • Party Foul - Specializing in Hot Chicken and cold drinks, Party Fowl offers diners a one-of-a-kind experience. Party Fowl offers more than 20 local beers on draft and is home to a craft cocktail program. With wall-to-wall large-screen TVs, and a brunch that is like nothing else in Nashville. About 5 miles from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel.

  • Fletcher's Pizza - Longtime spot for pizzas, subs, hoagies & more in a casual setting with TVs & free WiFi. About 5 miles from the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel

  • Habanero Grill - A small but unique Mexican restaurant serving the freshest and most authentic Mexican food in Nashville TN.  About 5 miles from our hotel.

  • Las Maracas - Great Mexican food, drinks and service located in Madison.

Restaurants and Bars In The Opry Mills Mall®

  • Aquarium Restaurant - Guests dine while seated around a 200,000-gallon tank home to a wide variety of fish, sharks, stingrays and more.

  • Bavarian Bierhaus - Great beer, made from scratch German cuisine and an Oktoberfest feeling in a Bavarian style beer hall.

  • Chuy's Mexican Food  - This Tex-Mex restaurant mines inspiration from across the border and beyond

  • Dave & Buster's - Family-friendly chain offering a sports-bar-style setting for American food & arcade games

  • Mission BBQ - Authentic BBQ, ribs and more in a patriotic environment filled with tributes to those who’ve made Our Country great.

  • Romano's Macaroni Grill - Italian cuisine, brick oven pizza, antipasti, salads and more in a fine dining atmosphere

  • RainForest Cafe - A wild place to shop and eat! Discover a realistic indoor rain forest.

Attractions, Shows & Things To Do

  • Gaylord Opryland Hotel Resort and Convention Center - Information about the resort, shows, restaurants and more

  • Grand Ole Opry - See performances from some of the greatest country music stars

  • General Jackson Showboat - The ultimate riverboat and showboat experience with lunch and dinner tours and shows

  • Opry Mills® Mall - Tennessee's largest outlet shopping mall with restaurants, theaters and much more

  • Two Rivers Golf Course - Public 18 hole golf course just minutes from our the Opryland area.

  • Gaylord Springs Golf Links - 18 holes of championship golf with GPS technology on every cart practice range, chipping and putting greens

  • Wave Country Water Park - Water park with water slides, a wave pool and picnic area.

  • Ernest Tubb Record Shop

  • Texas Troubador Theatre - Home to country music shows and "Tribute to the King, Elvis Presley"

  • Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store

  • Grand Old Golf & GoKarts - Miniature golf, go karts, bumper cars and arcade games

  • Cooters Place - The Dukes of Hazzard store. Home of Hazzard nation.

  • Nashville Palace - A Nashville tradition with live country music, dancing and shows. Menu and full bar service with outdoor seating

  • Cheekwood - A 55-acre botanical garden and historic estate in Nashville, featuring art galleries, seasonal festivals and breathtaking wedding venues.

  • The Hermitage - Home of President Andrew Jackson, in Nashville, Tennessee. Experience the historical mansion, museum and grounds of The Hermitage.

  • The Parthenon - Stands proudly as the centerpiece of Centennial Park, Nashville's premier urban park. The re-creation of the 42-foot statue Athena is the focus of the Parthenon just as it was in ancient Greece. The building and the Athena statue are both full-scale replicas of the Athenian originals. 

  • The Mansion At Fontanel - A magnificent 33,000-square foot log home, which offers one of the most extraordinary mansion tours you’ll ever experience. Once the home of country music megastar Barbara Mandrell, boasts over 20 rooms, 13 bathrooms, 5 fireplaces, 2 kitchens, an indoor pool, and even an indoor shooting range.

  • Country Music Hall of Fame - A $37-million facility in downtown Nashville, which highlights almost a century of country music. Visitors to this 135,000-square-foot edifice will experience over one million artifacts, plus interactive exhibits, recordings, and films.