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Monell's Dining & Catering

1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
+1 615-248-4747
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for breakfast which included everything you could think of and more, served family style. The fried chicken alone is worth the price of a plane ticket!

Thank bellrbi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way for visitors and locals to dine family style with endless portions. Large tables seating multiple groups together to experience a large assortment of entrees and sides as well as tasty desserts. All for a reasonable price. Come hungry and leave satisfied!! Huge breakfast/brunch...More

Thank montgoe55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Nashville in May'17 and hit up a ton of local places- this one ranked at the top. The no-menu, family style communal experience, dinning with such friendly people was what made it unique and special, but even better was the food- everything was delicious,...More

Thank Slepster
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been in Nashville about a week on some personal business and all I kept hearing about was Monell's and how someone solo dining out could have an unbelievable time here. They werent lying. I sat down at a long family style table and...More

Thank TMoyle702
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fried chicken is divine, and the other options aren't too far behind. Great southern food - can't go wrong with Monell's.

Thank puppymonster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for the first time, you sit at a big round table with about twelve people you don't know so you start talking to them and before you know it the server brings out the sides potatoes, beans, collared greens, much more, especially...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was on point! Loved the pass around style of the restaurant. It really made you feel like you were in your grandma's house. It you are a party of two, as we were, it can be a little awkward because you're stuck with...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Nashville I had the opportunity to meet up with some family for dinner at Monell’s. This was one of the best meals I had during my trip! The actual food was amazing, southern home cooked! The atmosphere was warm and charming. I’m headed...More

Thank adcrazygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food at Monell's is always the best. Home style with umph. Great place to stop if junking around or shopping with friends.

Thank Tiredlpn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

don't go to Monell's on a diet - just sayin....Southern cooking, lots of vegetables, bread, and meats.

Thank Belinda L
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9 September 2017|
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Response from casinosisters | Reviewed this property |
They don't take reservations. However, if you are going to have a large party you may be able to call ahead and let them know.
18 August 2017|
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Response from Suzanne G | Reviewed this property |
No, you can't and they are strict about cell phones too at the table
Layne J
12 April 2017|
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Response from 03NormaV2016 | Reviewed this property |
From what I saw, shorts were fine. And I don't believe they take reservations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Germantown
  • Neighbourhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 615-248-4747
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When in Nashville do as the locals do... Pass the Peas..Please! Great Southern Food served Family Style in Historic Settings. Located in historic buildings, Monell's as been a Nashville staple since 1995. Come on in, grab a seat and pass the food to the left. Monell's famous Skillet Fried Chicken served at every meal, including our weekend country breakfast. A vist to Nashville is not complete without dining at Monell's. Enter as strangers...Leave as Friends. Monell's - 4 locations to serve you.
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