Funky Things to Do in Your City

Skip the routine: From offbeat restaurants and bars to outlandish attractions, find funky things to do in Nashville.

Updated: April 20, 2006

Funky Nashville Ideas

The Hermitage Hotel

231 N Sixth Ave, Nashville, TN 37219

This historic hotel's guestbook includes names like Bette Davis, Greta Garbo and Al Capone.

White Trash Cafe

1914 Bransford Ave, Nashville, TN 37204

Quirky knicknacks, cranky waitresses and a good ol' down-home meat-and-three menu.

Loveless Cafe

8400 Highway 100, Nashville, TN 37221

Try the hangover cure cocktail--a "Loveless Mimosa for Two"--at this legendary cafe known for Southern comfort food.


835 Fourth Ave S, Nashville, TN 37210

Funky watering hole serves up an eclectic--albeit odd--mix of coffee, beer, corn dogs and poetry.

Prince Hot Chicken Shack

123 Ewing Dr, Nashville, TN 37207


115 27th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203

A former speakeasy, this dive bar was rumored to be a gambling haunt of Jimmy Hoffa.

Nash Trash Tours

901 N 14th St Ste A, Nashville, TN 37206

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507 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

Gaylord Opryland Resort

2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN 37214