Top 10 Nashville Experiences

From a popular landmark or attraction to a must-visit restaurant or bar, uncover Nashville's ultimate top 10 experiences.

Updated: March 17, 2004

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1200 Forrest Park Dr, Nashville, TN 37205

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

1 Symphony Place, Nashville, TN 37201

Tootsie's Orchid Lounge

422 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

Opry Mills

433 Opry Mills Dr, Nashville, TN 37214

Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar

220 Printer's Alley, Nashville, TN 37201

The Top 10

Pancake Pantry

1796 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212

Stand in a two-hour line at this beloved breakfast spot on a late Sunday morning. Stuff yourself with buttermilk pancakes and warm maple syrup.

Station Inn

402 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

Pop in on a random Friday night and see country music stars--like Vince Gill--sit in on guitar.

Prince Hot Chicken Shack

123 Ewing Dr, Nashville, TN 37207

Saunter in, select "extra-hot" when you order your chicken--and brace yourself.

Bluebird Cafe

4104 Hillsboro Rd, Nashville, TN 37215

Sign up to play during open-mic night at the same spot where Kathy Mattea and Garth Brooks got started. Cross your fingers you'll get discovered.

Robert's Western World

416 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

Take your friends out for a pub-crawl down Lower Broadway on a Saturday night. Save this rowdy bar for last.

L P Field

1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37219

Attend a Tennessee Titans football game. Sit in the section near the endzone where the "Music City Miracle" occurred.

Loveless Cafe

8400 Highway 100, Nashville, TN 37221

Linger over a long, lazy brunch at this comfort-food haven. Order extra gravy on your biscuits.

Ryman Auditorium

116 Fifth Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219

Get the true Grand Ole Opry experience when the shows play here (the Opry's former home) several times a year.

Centennial Sportsplex

222 25th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203

Country Music Hall Of Fame

222 Fifth Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203

Country music fans should not miss museum offering educational exhibits, a gift shop and vast CD collection.