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Printer's Alley

Nashville, TN
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Small, gritty street lined with some of Nashville's best bars and restaurants.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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Nashville, TN
Downtown Nashville
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in Nashville a must to visit. Nothing overly exciting but a place that you must visit. Not far from Broadway and an interesting place to visit.

1  Thank Pylon12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full of nudie bars and d-list performers and a really tacky "English Pub" ....Printer's Alley is now just a construction zone. Don't waste your time.

Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was excited to see this area but when we got there we were disappointed. The area is under renovation and I am sure that was the reason for part of our disappointment but it wasn't anything like we expected it to be based on...More

Thank camskid2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice to be there and hang out at one of the bars. Reminds me of European streets. Bourbon Street Blues and Boogie Bar was really nice venue. We got there late (midnight) and it was great. The waitress was very very nice. The band was...More

Thank mzmmzmMichigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting history, best to have a guide. Nashville can be really smelly and this alley will test your stomach on a hot day! There's not a lot to see, but it is interesting.

Thank philandsue2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Printer's Alley to check it out hoping to find a cool place with an even better vibe. It was very disappointing. This place has a ton of potential but it's not being used how it should. We counted three bars and didn't...More

1  Thank HiHonu808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was in Nashville with hubby a few weeks back, the food delicious the people very friendly and Printer's alley is a must! There are a few little hidden gems, one being Bourbon Street Blues and for a little fun the old fashion way you might...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much to see here folks. Interesting sign (some broken neon though) and a couple of bars in the alley. A bit disappointing.

Thank Kenny O
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This has a great sign but you have to walk down an alley that does not look like anything. The bars are there you just have to find them. We heard music from one and went in. Not sure how this is an attraction but...More

Thank Burmeister
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went To Printers Alley With High Expectations. What A Shock!! We Were In Printers Alley 35 Years Ago. The Once Bustling Honky Tonk Bars & Restaurants Are All But Gone!!!! It's Still Worth The Trip To Say You Have Been To Printers Alley. Most Of...More

Thank madatravel2017
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Justine R
28 July 2016|
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Response from Francois A | Reviewed this property |
The whole area is walking distance music row is a little further but still walkable
Kerry H
5 March 2015|
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Response from Shirley K | Reviewed this property |
You might try the Omni Nashville but it has been sometime since I was there so you might want to double check on that. Have a safe and fun trip!