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B.B. King's Blues Club

152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
+1 615-256-2727
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Barbecue
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152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome night of blues, Motown sounds, and good food. Great dancing and a super friendly atmosphere. Trey, our server helped with food selection and was there every time something was needed, a very attentive and kind young man! The All Star Band and singers were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I visited on Sunday for dinner. We did not have reservations and I would recommend making them because we barely got a table. The band was really good and I ordered shrimp and grits- it was awesome! I love being able to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a Nashvillian- and I have lost count of the events I have hosted at BB Kings. The price is right, food is good, music is great, and they are very flexible to accommodate any size group I need. I have co-hosted massive Music...More

Thank Dana M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in on a Monday afternoon for a drink and wound up staying til they closed. Drafts were buy one, get one and apps were half price until 4. The bartender, Stephen, was on point. He was entertaining, had some great stories and made me...More

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BBKingBluesClub, Manager at B.B. King's Blues Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for joining us at BB Kings! We’re so glad Stephen was able to provide you amazing service, as we our staff go above and beyond when it comes to customer service. We appreciate you taking the time to write us such...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love country! However we also love blues music. We went here one night to start our night differently. Great place! Good cheap beer, fantastic band. Nice for a change. Groovy place

Thank Tamara A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to BB King's with a friend from Nashville and had a great time. I simply LOVED the music! All bands I saw were excellent, and people felt comfortable getting up and dancing. You really feel the vibe of the place. I didn't eat,...More

Thank dvasconcellos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went during happy hour, cheap good beer, great price apps! This was an afternoon stop for drinks and a snack. We were not disappointed. They had entertainment and great staff. The catfish app was delicious and so was the BBQ sliders. Definitely will go...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to see Sista Ruth and the Swamp Grass Revival along with Al Green. Great place to see an intimate concert! Be sure and make reservations or get there early. This place fills up fast. Fantastic night!

Thank maxtodd1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit B.B. Kings and you will not be disappointed. Great young blues guitarist whe we where there. And second band was very good as well. But you must!!!! Order the gumbo omg it was fantastic. So good we called the chef to our table to...More

Thank Henry H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place. Casual and good atmosphere and the food is fantastic. Good drinks and knowledgeable bartenders who hear you and follow up with a great drink. The groups we saw were excellent with the 1st one being the best we saw the entire time...More

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19 August 2017|
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Response from Sherri H | Reviewed this property |
There was a band playing during the afternoon when I was there. Hope this helps. 😁
Laveta M
31 July 2017|
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Response from SPSinger | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We saw several families there when we visited.
17 February 2016|
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Response from lyn4444 | Reviewed this property |
We got there early; maybe 5:30 pm on a Sunday and there was no cover charge. Might be different later and on a weekend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 2nd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37201-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-256-2727
The club offers a menu comprised of a variety of the South's most delicious comfort foods influenced by flavors from New Orleans all the way to the Mississippi Delta, including authentic Memphis-style barbecue. Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night meals, the intimate restaurant and live music venue has some of the finest local entertainment in town live on stage nightly as well as national touring performers. B.B. King's is also a fantastic event venue - and not just because of the location, food and music. The club offers several creative options to meet your event needs. With a unique layout, there are several different areas available for booking that perfect venue space for a variety of events - from birthday parties and family reunions to wedding receptions and corporate events.
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