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Dairy King

306 E Thompson Ln, Nashville, TN 37211-2674
+1 615-833-7362
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306 E Thompson Ln, Nashville, TN 37211-2674
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although Dairy King has literally served generation of Nashvillians, I have just recently discovered this food jem!

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I know a lot of people come to visit Nashville and eat at the restaurants recommended at the top of the lists, but let me tell you, Dairy King should be at the top of the list! Here's why: This is delicious, authentic, southern cooking...More

Thank SplashHollywood
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Voter top burger, shake & "meat & 3" by locals for many years. For the whole family from grandparents to toddlers. Clean and affordable. It is a Nashville jewel Tucked away in a part of town with less traffic and easy interstate access. For over...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 16 January 2017

On my birthday Jan 11th, I decided NO CAKE for me! What I wanted was some down home southern cooking and a CHOCOLATE FRIED PIE. Well in Nashville there is only one place to get the chocolate fried pie and that is the Dairy King,...More

Thank CJ W
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It's hard for me to be impartial because I eat there once or twice every week. It's just plain ol' good southern cooking. The menu rotates but you'll always have three entres to choose from (in addition to burgers) and a long list of veggies....More

Thank PDGood
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Huge menu of diner/cafeteria type foods. Really great price and delicious food. There are a lot of fried foods, and they are good!!! Fried chocolate pie is fantastic. You won't get skinny here, but it sure tastes great!!!

Thank Prinsassjo21
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Awesome home cooked food. Chile steak was well seasoned and the fried chocolate pie was good. Staff is very friendly and come around to talk with you. Seems like a very local place.

Thank Eastlickp
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The Jones Family have kept this a nice family restaurant and a Nashville-Woodbine treasure for over 40 years. The consummate "meat and three", they also have a full brazier and creamery menu. Try the Chocolate Fried Pie, if you dare!

Thank Schussener
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I have gone to the Dairy King for something like 20 years now. I went when it was down in the gully that always got flooded and followed it to its newer location down the street. It has been run by the same people with...More

Thank TNDisneynut
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The Dairy King is about as real as food gets anywhere. No shortcuts, nothing too fancy. Just really well-prepared food served cafeteria style. I highly recommend visiting their website for the menus of the week posted Monday morning. My personal faves: chopped steak, turkey and...More

Thank eggsngrits
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11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
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11:00 - 19:00
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  • Address: 306 E Thompson Ln, Nashville, TN 37211-2674
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-833-7362
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