Amy's Guidebook

My house is your house—that's my motto. I've called Nashville home for 13 years and have enjoyed living in many neighborhoods here before settling down in 12th South. I have designed and built two ... read more
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318 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Their outdoor beer garden is awesome for a casual meal. One of the best burgers in town—but we all say the magic is the buns. Grab a house-made phosphate soda, too!

239 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Breakfast at Marche is hard to top. You'll find french toast made from croissants complimented by a nice cup of Thick French coffee roasted by locals. Quiche, crepes, and classics like thick-cut ba... read more

216 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Home of The Parthenon, a replica of the Greek Parthenon, Centennial Park hosts Musicians Corner and a variety of live music events year-round. Shakespeare In the Park, Movies in the Park, and many ... read more


Burger Up

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$$· 2901 12th Ave S·Map·Hours·Website·

146 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you fe.el like being "good" you can grab an awesome kale salad with salmon. The marathon burger ( a quinoa/blackbean burger) is my favorite when I'm feeling a non-beef meal. But the Woodstock bu... read more

276 local Airbnb hosts recommend

For lovers of country music, young and old, the Hall has something for all. Go back in time as you tour the museum reconnecting with classic country while the museum often has exhibits highlighting... read more

132 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Tandy Wilson recently won the James Beard Award and for good reason. City House should not be missed. Ask questions, try a lot of things—that's my advice. Share the classic pork belly pizza, any ... read more

346 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Mother Church of Country Music, Ryman Auditorium is the original home .of The Grand Ole Opry and is the place to see live music, and far more than country music! Check out the line-up for tickets

191 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Radnor is settled in the Oak Hill neighborhood just a few miles from my home. Head there for trail hiking, from easy to challenging trails or a walk alongside the lake on a paved path. Parking is t... read more

117 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The original Edley's, so well-loved and popular, two more locations have popped up around town in the past three years. Great outdoor seating and awesome casual vibe.

96 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Homemade popsicles cannot be beat—go fruity or creamy, either way you can't go wrong. With classics like watermelon, honeydew, strawberry blueberry and creative options like hibiscus or "hot" choco... read more

88 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Grab a beer and enjoy the outdoor seating. Food's not bad either!



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$$$· 37 Rutledge St·Map·Hours·Website·

67 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sean Brock's Husk is a Nashville Treasure for a fine meal. You need reservations but their lunch is hard to beat and the food is just as amazing. I'd go for lunch!

77 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Hot Chicken is a must! Hattie B's is hard to top. There are a few locations around town but the Charlotte Pike location is my favorite with ample seating. Expect a line at every location! Sunday br... read more



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$$· 2017 Belmont Blvd·Map·Hours·Website·

64 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This quirky little house turned restaurant is home to my favorite sushi in town. Some say they have the best burger in town but I can't confirm—I never say no to their sushi!

58 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A Nashville favorite, Martin's BBQ is always a favorite of guests for a true southern bbq experience. Don't be fooled—there's more to BBQ than pork! Get the smoked turkey. It's incredible.

50 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A favorite of visitors, bartaco has awesome outdoor seating and a variety of tacos. Guests tend to love bartaco.



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$$· 2902 12th Ave S·Map·Hours·Website·

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Amazingly fresh and flavorful, Epice is a 12South jewel. Give Lebanese food a go at Epice.

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Consistently great, fast Mexican food with awesome margaritas.

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great coffee and great breakfast sandwiches.

40 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Seriously strong coffee and terrific breakfast sandwiches. I'm a fan of the avocado toast, too.

38 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Home of the 100 Layer Donut, Five Daughters is a Nashville original and worth the wait in line!


DeSano Pizza Bakery

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$$· 115 16th Avenue South·Map·Hours·Website·

40 local Airbnb hosts recommend

As close to Italy as Nashville can get, the wood-fired pizzas are authentically good. The atmosphere is loud and casual with cafeteria style, grab-a-table and eat straight from the pizza pan. Bring... read more

149 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Tootsie's Orchid Lounge, Robert's Western World and Acme Feed Supply all line Broadway and are the place to go for Nashville nightlife.

52 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Holly Williams, Hank Williams great-granddaughter, opened White's, a modern-day general store. It's a 12South staple.

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The pride of 12South, Carrie & Matt converted the Old Granny White Gas Station and opened the flagship Imogene + Willie store. Check their website or Instagram account for Supper + Song nights, for... read more

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77 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you want a bit of Tennessee history, check out this area connected to the capitol. Check out the fountains, the park, and the farmer's market.

28 local Airbnb hosts recommend

An East Nashville brewery with a couple pingpong tables and board games. Casual vibe with good beer.



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$· 2905 12th Ave S·Map·Website·

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Darn good sandwiches and beer on tap.

23 local Airbnb hosts recommend