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Jay's Family Restaurant

3037 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207-2901
+1 615-650-3878
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (3 reviews)
“chess pie” (2 reviews)
“fried okra” (2 reviews)
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3037 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207-2901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good place for breakfast. The setting of the restaurant and its tight parking wasn't inviting, but the inside was attractive and relatively clean. The food was very good, but the service was a little too casual and inattentive.

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went their twice for Lunch. I had the BLT one day and the Fried Chicken the next. The best feature about this restaurant is that you customize your lunch with the amount of sides you order. The food is hot and tasty, I liked...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

If you have never been here which is not to far away from Sleep in Hotel. You must try. Butter beans and cornbread among other food is great. Simply said.

Thank Vision293
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The food here was absolutely delicious. The courteous staff and the whole atmosphere was so welcoming. Next time I'm passing thru I'm making a special stop. Pssst... get the pork chops

Thank 798edgarh
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I've tried this place a couple times. Do not eat here unless its Breakfast. Don't get excited, it's not Great- just OK. If you want a cheap diner Breakfast it's fine. They have Specials for $4.99/$5.99 ****Just DO NOT ORDER THE GRAVY, no flavor you...More

Thank Brad A
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This was a 1/2 way point to meet a friend for lunch. Got there about 11:20 and had no trouble with parking even though the lot was mostly full. We were greeted as soon as we walked in and seated immediately, with the waitress following...More

Thank BlondieMaggs
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Waitress was not pleasant. Threw the salad dressing at me. Had no idea about gluten free. Potato wasn't fully cooked, steak was not good. I can't believe the other reviews were good. This was a low class restaurant. Floor was dirty.

Thank 916aprill
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Met some relatives there for a late breakfast/ early lunch. Not the best area of town, but having the table next to us full of Cops was a good sign !! Food was good hot and fast with better than average menu and good service....More

Thank wstphl
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Very friendly waitress and help. Wonderful dinner of roast beef and fried cornbread, broccoli casserole, salmon patty and delicious chess pie

Thank Teresa D
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but good home cooking at a great price. If you've been to a southern diner, you know what to expect. Their all you can eat spaghetti on Wednesday and all you can eat catfish Friday are always popular nights. Always in and out...More

Thank Sedelstein1985
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Cindy H
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
You have to contact Jay's to find that out I am also back home in East Tn I never had one bad thing there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3037 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-650-3878
Family style restaurant serving the Nashville area home-style fixins for over 20 years!
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