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Rippy's Smokin' Bar & Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
429 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
+1 615-244-7477
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (300 reviews)
“pulled chicken” (60 reviews)
“onion rings” (53 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
€€ - €€€
429 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is easy to spot. Have a cool vibe. For some reason, people come in and leave quick, as to say nah... and keep walking to the next place leaving this gem for people like us. Had breathing room, got to actually had our...More

Thank Tripking07
Reviewed yesterday

I was here in between lunch and dinner. I ordered the chicken wings because I've heard so much about their spicy chicken and they were OK. But it was my first time in Nashville and I sat at the bar, had a couple beers and...More

Thank LadyDiButterfli
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed on the ground floor and listened to 3 different quite good country music singers (singing mostly solo, one after the other) although the sound was a bit too loud, We ordered beer (Gerst) which was really good, a bit expensive ($7 a bottle)...More

Thank Jorge60
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved this location! The live band was excellent- so much fun, dancing, singing. The food was delicious!!! The mixed drinks were yummy too. Highly recommend!!! Great time all around.

Thank 785alenaw
Reviewed 5 days ago

What an amazing bar. Excellent staff , great service plus great food. Lots of music. Each group was great. Stayed here for quite a while and then went back, two more times.

Thank Yes2scotland
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This bar is on a corner in the touristy Broadway area. Nice open doorways. Music playing. Great bar food and drinks. Good service. Did not try the barbeque.

Thank yarnluv
Reviewed 5 days ago

Given the location of this restaurant in the very heart of the extremely touristy Lower Broadway, I was expecting good music and mediocre food. I ended up hearing good music and had a seriously delicious dinner. The pulled chicken was perfectly tender and not overcooked,...More

1  Thank NYTravelerBD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices arent bad. especially for Downtown. The BBQ was served fast and was real good. I wish they had more than just 2 sauses to offer at the tables though. beer was good and cold. great atmosphere and music. Multiple floors offered. for more subdued...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I got pulled chicken (smoked) and their curly fries which were delicious and not spicy. Standard barbecue joint, but not going to make you sick if you have tummy issues if you stay with the comfort food. Services was fine, place was clean enough. Upstairs...More

Thank juliethelibrarian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bar directly across arena was worth checking out. Thankfully we visited when there was no event at arena so plenty of seats at bar. Trio playing that was decent. Drink selection was good but didn’t try any food. Bartender warned don’t expect quick service if...More

Thank Suziefolg
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26 January 2017|
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Response from Diski08 | Reviewed this property |
Walked in on a Friday afternoon & stood on line for about 15 minutes..not sure about reservations
Chris F
22 January 2017|
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Response from Superfresh85 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about age limit but it's pretty rowdy at night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3930
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-244-7477
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