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Gruhn Guitars

2120 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204-2204
+1 615-256-2033
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This was an amazing guitar shop. Walls and walls of guitars hanging ready to be played. So much... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Rmuzik
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Lanark
For guitar fans

I have seen this featured in many guitar magazines over the years lots of old and high end guitars... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Mrgreeny67
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Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
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Specializing in new, used and vintage guitars, basses, banjos, mandolins, ukuleles, and amps since 1970. Gruhn Guitars buys, sells, consigns, trades and appraises fretted instruments and houses one of the world's premier vintage and used collections including classic Martin, Fender, Gibson, Epiphone, Gretsch and National instruments as well as a wide selection of new instruments from Martin, Taylor, Collings, Larrivee, McPherson and many independent builders.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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2120 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204-2204
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+1 615-256-2033
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was an amazing guitar shop. Walls and walls of guitars hanging ready to be played. So much choice from bass, electric, acoustic, mandolins and banjo. Staff were very helpful and friendly.

Thank Rmuzik
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I have seen this featured in many guitar magazines over the years lots of old and high end guitars but no pressure and nice environment

Thank Mrgreeny67
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Last time I was at Gruhn Guitars, I bought a '65 Strat from them in the late eighties while they were still on Broadway Street. Was very excited to go back and see the place again and check out some guitars . . . still...More

Thank GuitarSlinger71
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We visited during Thanksgiving weekend. Both kids play and the experience was like letting them loose in a candy store. They had so much fun trying the different guitars. I definitely recommend checking out this Nashville gem!

Thank Stacy-n-Rob
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I fell in love with the quality of the craftsmanship and the sound of this Hound Dog Dobro at Gruhn Guitar!! It was a must to have! Lots of great guitars there and Wonderful service. I knew the minute I sat down to play it...More

Thank terri248
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Another guitar stop on our trip for our son. They have some very cool stuff. Not quite as welcoming as other places but still let our son play different guitars. Keith was awesome, he showed us another area with some unique guitars. And talked about...More

Thank FISHINGGAL
Sarah J, Manager at Gruhn Guitars, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately my experience of the bigger vintage guitar stores in Nashville was underwhelming. Amazing range of beautiful instruments but largely disinterested staff. I would however highly recommend a visit to Cotten Music (on Houston). They have a smaller selection of choice vintage acoustics but the...More

Thank DTBradie
Sarah J, Manager at Gruhn Guitars, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts and will pass your message along to our sales staff and management team. We aim to provide uniformly excellent service at the shop, by phone and by email and make every effort to do so...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

I'm not a guitar player, but my kids are and we visited twice during our vacation. Most impressive collection of new and vintage guitars, from affordable to crazy expensive. Just listening to the music being played was impressive.

Thank lutz1
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

If you are in Nashville and a player you have to visit Gruhn Guitars. Plenty of works of art to choose from $800-195,000. Staff seems chill to let you explore and play. No matter what your style is they have the tools.

Thank james l
Sarah J, Manager at Gruhn Guitars, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

We appreciate the kind words, James, and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Love this store Wouldn't expect what you see when u get in here ,basically I wanted whole store ! Giant candy store for me. Now as far as staff, they were extreamly helpfully if you ask them , It was nice though that they don't...More

Thank Diane S
Sarah J, Manager at Gruhn Guitars, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

We appreciate the kind words, Diane and look forward to seeing or hearing from you again soon!

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Dale S
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Response from Diane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes I presume they would they know what there doing! I love that store!!
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