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City House

1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
+1 615-736-5838
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ham pizza” (20 reviews)
“octopus” (24 reviews)
“catfish” (30 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
All hours
Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We went to City House at the suggestion of a local who knows good food, and City House did not disappoint. We sat at the bar (the one with alcohol; next time me might opt for the one overlooking the kitchen) and enjoyed chatting with...More

Thank NJBean5
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The ingredients are all fresh. The hand made pizzas are limited to a couple of options from the chef. If you want to add sausage, you have to order a sausage entree and then put it on the pie. They feature a lot of small...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 23 August 2017

City House is on the list of Nashville favorites that we hit up every visit! Great cocktails. Wine list carefully chosen. Found a wine from Barone Villegrande in Milo, Sicily. We had visited there but never found their wines in the US! Score! Great variety...More

Thank mountainwoman
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The food was just outstanding. We had multiple pizzas, some wine, and a few appetizers, and everything was delicious. I will definitely stop here whenever I'm in Nashville again.

Thank R H
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We -party of four- made our reservation a couple of weeks ago. We confirmed the reservation the day before - which was acknowledged by the restaurant. 45 mins after our scheduled and actual arrival we were asked if we were still planning to come? By...More

Thank Bart Z
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Recently enjoyed dinner at city house, had great service and really enjoyed the atmosphere. Our entire table all ordered a few appetizers and wood fire pizzas and enjoyed everything we ordered. Great cocktails as well. My only complaint would be the way the menu reads,...More

Thank Eaterzzz
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a James Beard recognized establishment. :) Cool!!!! The ambiance: college-like pizza joint. But, the food: lamb sausage, grits with turnips and beets, belly ham, a margherita pizza. Great for all!!

Thank anderson213
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had dinner here and really enjoyed the squash appetizer, the pizza and octopus. Everything was original, fresh and enjoyable. Service was excellent.

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I've eaten at City House a number of times in the last couple years, both for business and pleasure. City House is known for utilizing local ingredients and focusing on bringing out the best in those ingredients, rather than over-complicating dishes. The wine list is...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 16 June 2017

One of the best in town. Great food in a more casual atmosphere. Loved everything about the ambiance and the food was phenomenal.

Thank calliec22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Germantown
  • Neighbourhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 615-736-5838
Featured in the New York Times Style Magazine Style Map in 2009, City House is located in historic Germantown. City House is a chef-owned restaurant with a knowledgeable staff invested in establishing a unique culinary experience that features locally grown and created food.
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