For the best nightlife in Nashville, check out our list of the city's hottest honky-tonks and bars. We've searched Music City USA from the capital streets to the banks of the Cumberland River for the perfect place to party. So get ready to head out to one of our favorite picks and get the party started.
One thing's for sure, you're the star of the show at The Big Bang
bar! You'll dance, you'll party and you'll sing-along with the crowd at this Dueling Piano Bar and nightlife hot spot. The hottest club taking the nation by storm heats up the night with entertainers taking a seat behind two baby grand pianos to make music, crack jokes and pull the audience in for the Big Bang!
Address: 411 Broadway, Suite 201, Nashville, TN 37203 - MAP
Phone: (615) 747-5851
Mercy me! The nightlife rocks at Mercy Lounge
with the popular 8 off 8th night where someone with their eye on the local music scene hand-picks 8 bands at his or her discretion for a night of truly diverse, talented musical mixing. Catch the next 8 off 8th and see if you have what it takes to get up on stage.
Address: 1 Cannery Row, Nashville, TN 37203 - MAP
Phone: (615) 251-3020
Wild horses can't stop your night out at the Wildhorse Saloon
, the country capital's best dining and nightlife entertainment destination. You'll get into the Wild Horse experience when you saddle up to the 66,000-square-foot, three-level historic warehouse serving up great meals and hot concerts. Grab your friends for a wild night out on the town!
Address: 120 2nd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37201 - MAP
Phone: (615) 902-8200
You'll enjoy a legendary night out in the heart of Music City USA at the infamous B.B. King's Blues Club
in Nashville. Come see why the club can boast "there is nothing better than a full stomach to enjoy great music". Enjoy live music entertainment from blues to classic rock and some tasty good ole comfort food and this nightlife destination.
Address: 152 2nd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37201 - MAP
Phone: (615) 256-2727
Rock on over to the Cadillac Ranch All American Bar & Grill
. Roll into the rock n' roll inspired atmosphere serving up all American favorites like fresh homemade meatloaf, flame grilled steaks and burgers, ice cold beers and great rock n'roll music. You just discovered the perfect nightlife hangout for friends, music and dancing.
Address: 305 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201 - MAP
Phone: (615) 742-9078
Stars from Kid Rock to Kris Kristofferson have been known to hang out at Tootsies Orchid Lounge
, the number one honky-tonk in the world; aka, Tootsies World Famous Orchid Bar. You'll find this nightlife getaway tucked behind Nashville's famous Ryman Theater, the site of the Grand Ole Opry. Spend the night dancing around two stages that have hosted country music sensations in the ranks with Willie Nelson and Taylor Swift.
Address: 422 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 - MAP
Phone: (615) 726-0463