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John A's

) #120 of 1,711 Restaurants in Nashville $$ - $$$ American, ,
2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
+1 615-885-1540
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (71 reviews)
“prime rib” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill
$$ - $$$
2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
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1 - 10 of 579 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the prime rib sandwich and coleslaw. It was a nice meal and the waitress was friendly, polite and efficient.

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The chicken cocered with spaghetti was outstanding but it was so big that I could not finish it. The entertainment was outstanding for old country music.We stayed an extra hour and a half because they were very good.

Thank jkornack
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to try this place again.... Service was a lot better; didn't have to wait. food was ok. alittle pricey for what we got.

Thank paulie64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to John A's looking for a light dinner and some good live music. Great decision. My generally picky wife raved about her catfish dinner. (Whew!) My catfish bite appetizer was equally excellent. The live musician that night was good, and he talked with us...More

Thank Chuck L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at John A's on Saturday evening and the food was excellent.I had a fresh ,delicious salad with grilled chicken.A wonderful country shotrw featuring Diane Sherrill highlighted the evening.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat in the upper level. Best place. Hard to get a server. Waited a long time for our food. Ordered chicken liver appetizer. Way done too much. Hard as rocks. Other meals were ok, not great. Music was enjoyable. Liked that the drummer greater every...More

Thank OpinionGuru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent catfish dinner, wonderful patio, entertainers on the patio were excellent. Don't miss the cornbread!

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They are open for lunch even though this app says they are closed. Great food! Great, friendly service!

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BBQ and catfish are on store for your enjoyment. there is a patio/outdoor seating and live music on the weekends. food was good(I had the catfish) and service was also good but we were the only people in the place at the time.

Thank Noel E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed the music here, but the band stopped playing too early (by 10pm). Tamara was very friendly, and gave us plenty of time to enjoy our drinks.

Thank jerrys01
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Linda B
Do you have a Gluten free menu?
14 September 2015|
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Response from paulie64 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea. Didn't stay long enough to eat.
What is entertainment this weekend?
29 January 2015|
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Response from Jefferey H | Reviewed this property |
SORRY TO GET BACK TO YOU SOOOOO LATE, BUT I've HAD THE FLU! Entertainment here varies; it is usually "locals" who are trying to get into the music bizz. Most of them are not "good" BUT ONCE IN AWHILE... you hit a... More
Who is entertainment this weekend?
29 January 2015|
Response from Tanna L | Reviewed this property |
You would to call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2421 Music Valley Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-885-1540
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