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Hattie B's Hot Chicken

112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
+1 615-678-4794
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot chicken” (754 reviews)
“greens” (216 reviews)
“banana pudding” (174 reviews)
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112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went into this restaurant because my husband was dying to try the famous Nashville Hot Chicken. I went in fully expecting to be underwhelmed because I don't normally like fried chicken. We both ordered the chicken sandwich with pimento mac and cheese. I got...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was 9 PM on a Wednesday, trying to order for a take out. The line was out of the restaurant. I waited about 25 minutes to order the food. But it was worth it. "Hot" was perfectly balanced between hot and flavor. The hottest...More

Thank Soowook
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If I can redirect one tourist to a better hot chicken experience, then I've done my job. The positive reviews for Hattie B's that keep flooding TripAdvisor simply baffle me. They must be written by patrons who have not tried other chicken places in town....More

Thank WilliamWillieWilson
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was great! I never had hot chicken in or as the say Nashville way. It was amazing its a must try when visiting Nashville

Thank Chalonda S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Be prepared to stand in a long line. It took us 45 minutes in line. Chicken was just a tad over cooked. Mac and cheese was really good.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My fiance had been here once before without me and couldn't wait to show me. I am from up north and my only experience with hot chicken was from KFC and to no one's surprise this is far better. The staff was nice and helpful...More

1  Thank Jon Y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious food but not necessarily worth the wait. Hot chicken is definitely a Nashville favorite, and this restaurant does deliver very delicious chicken! There are six levels of spice, and the chicken is very moist and flavorful under the crispy exterior. The various sides were...More

Thank KayMacTravel7
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not fantastic, but it was definitely good. Be ready for a long line (doesnt matter what time or day you go) 20 min if you are lucky, but it is forth the wait. You can also call ahead and pick up your food, in case...More

1  Thank KeniaT
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stood in line for over 30 minutes but had a good time talking to other customers in the line. Then we got the idea to see if we could place our order on line, which we did. By the time we hit the door,...More

1  Thank Kelly0908
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! This was delicious! Only one person at register so slow going but she was fast!!! Long line but part of the fun. Chicken was really good! Went past several times and always a line!

1  Thank CosmoLady
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Questions & Answers
McKenna L
28 July 2017|
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Response from Carlos I | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I agree go with mild!! Medium is pretty hot, BUT DELICIOUS!!
don c
30 March 2017|
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Response from linda s | Reviewed this property |
Hattie "B"'s has been open on Charlotte since 2014.. they have another location on 19th Ave Mid town that's been open since 2012...
Bonnie E
26 August 2016|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Yes inside, and it all depends on what time you get there. Although I went there in August and sat outside and it was not too bad.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203-2716
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-678-4794
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