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City House

1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
+1 615-736-5838
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“ham pizza” (18 reviews)
“octopus” (23 reviews)
“catfish” (30 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1222 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208-2714
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Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

City House hands-down made our trip. Gone are the days of Nashville only being known for BBQ, this is dining at its finest. Our server, Jocelyn, speaks so eloquently about food, you can almost taste it! She is also credited with our amazing culinary journey...More

Thank DogLvr121
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We came here for dinner on a Saturday night. We could only get reservations for 8:45, but showed up at 6:30 and they were able to accommodate us. The food was outstanding - we had some very refined versions of traditional southern food, which I...More

Thank VanessaSk14
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

Phone disconnected and chairs stacked on tables. Try Germantown Cafe on 1200 5th Ave North right around the corner. They have valet parking, good food, full bar service and priced resonably.

Thank gtkoziel
Reviewed 3 July 2014

what a great gem made better by feeling like a secret. old house in West Nash, with wonderful open pizza kitchen, delicious pizza, fish, pretty, young crowd, friendly staff

Thank CodyTyler
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

Food is over worked and frankly just boring. Our pink high top waiter was basically obtuse with a slash of " oh my god tourist..so beneath me". Honestly you can pass this place up..Nashville has many great food place with actual hospitality.

1  Thank Alli2472
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Cool atmosphere. Very lively. Open kitchen. Very much of a "clean eating" vibe (not surprising since Gwyneth Paltrow recommended this place). The food was great, very flavorful. But I didn't necessary feel like I was getting the best value for my money (small-ish portion sizes)....More

Thank JaneCHD
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Reservation definitely needed! We were early but the girl at the door was very friendly and made us feel welcome, all the while informing us that the table would be taken after 7pm (we arrived at 5:30 so no problem). Place looks like an old...More

Thank JCaven
Reviewed 17 June 2014

You are going to want to make a reservation. We had a reservation for 4 and wanted to change to 5 about 3 hours before our scheduled arrival post Steeplechase but they would not accommodate that. The area we were seated in was VERY loud...More

Thank AyakaFaithS
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful building with on street free Parking. Reservations are a must. We sat upstairs and it was very loud but downstairs was even louder. Tried one craft cocktail and it was okay- waitress was not super helpful when ordering drinks- Brick oven...More

Thank loozianafoodie
Reviewed 7 June 2014

This restaurant has a lot going for it. I loved the industrial look of the place. The neighborhood is pretty cool too. You can park for free on the street which was refreshing. Service was attentive and friendly. The menu is on the small side...More

Thank ficklered
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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