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B.B. King's Blues Club

) #83 of 1,712 Restaurants in Nashville €€ - €€€ American, Cajun & Creole,
152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
+1 615-256-2727
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came with some friends and work colleagues. The food was surprisingly tasty! The live band was really excellent, consisting of probably 8 musicians and 2 singers. There was room to dance our front of the stage. The only issue was the music is very...More

Thank violabelle613
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something other than country and this was the place. Big venue, so easier to get a seat, caught a swing and a blues band in the course of 2 drinks and a dinner. When we were there, no cover charge too.

Thank DeniseMaryM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I had supper here on a Saturday night. The band only got better as the night went on. Our waiter was very good and patient. And the food was excellent, just a little pricy. One of the highlights of our honeymoon! Aaron and...More

Thank Aaron E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Music 5 Service 3 Food 2 The list above sums it up. I had the gumbo and shrimp poboy. I did not like either. The band, however, was incredible. I recommend going for the entertainment and sticking to an appetizer.

1  Thank Kcjmiddle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled by BB Kings but have been here 4 times this week. We are on vacation from Maine no music like this in Maine love it. The waitresses and waiters are great here. They let us listening with out buying food. But couldn't listen...More

Thank Phyllis L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, so I was in Nashville where live music is the standard. The band playing during my visit was very good. We sang along and enjoyed the music. The drinks were pricey, $16 including tip. The food was okay. I had such a build up...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I visited here, because we have visited 3 of the other BB King venues. There was a line to get it but it didn't take line to be seated, was a little surprised about the per person cover charge. It took a little...More

Thank Jeffery G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and drink on offer are as you might expect expensive but of a decent standard. There was also a $3 cover charge the night we were there but all that pales into insignificance when the band starts. The band we heard had been...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THIS is a proper Nashville weeknight experience... WOW! food! service! the band... WOW! overal decor, look & feel of the place... amazing!

Thank brad_capetown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed lunch here since every place else we tried was packed. I usually stay away from restaurant chains, but we tried the one in Memphis earlier in the week upon a friend's recommendation and we liked it quite a bit. Anyway, the food was good,...More

Thank Criz66
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17 February 2016|
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Response from lyn4444 | Reviewed this property |
We got there early; maybe 5:30 pm on a Sunday and there was no cover charge. Might be different later and on a weekend.
3 February 2015|
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Response from Greg W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. Maybe ask the management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-256-2727
The club offers a menu comprised of a variety of the South's most delicious comfort foods influenced by flavors from New Orleans all the way to the Mississippi Delta, including authentic Memphis-style barbecue. Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night meals, the intimate restaurant and live music venue has some of the finest local entertainment in town live on stage nightly as well as national touring performers. B.B. King's is also a fantastic event venue - and not just because of the location, food and music. The club offers several creative options to meet your event needs. With a unique layout, there are several different areas available for booking that perfect venue space for a variety of events - from birthday parties and family reunions to wedding receptions and corporate events.
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