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Calypso Cafe

3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
+1 615-321-3878
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“salads” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Healthy, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Got carry out for four adults Two fancy salads, a pulled BBQ plate and a cheese burger. All were generous and delicious. Sides were really good too Prices were reasonable, about $10 per person. Fast service too

Thank davechardon
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of my regular places, I mean I eat here at least three times a week. It is within walking distance from my house, it offers healthy, reasonably priced food and it is great. For those that are gluten intolerant they have many...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 23 December 2015

The restaurant is a little hard to find the first time, it is located on the side of a building, just look for the sign as you are driving down Charlotte. The restaurant is always clean and the waiters attentive. I usually get the beans...More

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I passed the place three times before I arrived for the first time. It is always packed with customers and the parking lot is full. I guess that says something before I even walk in the door.

Thank Tanya R
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Calypso Cafe is a Nashville favorite with locals. The food has an island feel and taste and is great anytime of the year. If you visit, most of the diners will be locals. I like the Chicken Salad with chicken breast, Mandarin oranges, almonds atop...More

Thank SandySRL
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

First time visit to the Calypso Cafe and I was impressed. I got the Lucayan Salad and my husband got the Black Bean Salad. Both salads were big- especially the Black Bean Salad. Both were made from very fresh ingredients. The dressing on the Lucayan...More

Thank EKRN
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

I love the black bean chicken nachos. I call ahead and pick up for lunch. They are always yummy and will throw in some extra beans and onions on request.

Thank CJMcB
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I hate to leave negative reviews, but my dining experience at this restaurant is such a contrast with the glowing reviews that I wonder if we ordered the wrong things from the menu. First though, the service was excellent. I have no complaints about the...More

Thank StephanieGee
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Everyone in our group loved their food . . . Veggie Burger, Rotisserie Chicken, Island Burger, Tuna Salad Burger. The Cuban Black Beans and the Orzo Basil Salad are excellent as well. The prices are fantastic! This place is a MUST GO! I just wish...More

Thank JCE1709
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We traveled 20 miles to eat at this restaurant that is touted a fresh and healthy, and it was a huge let down. The food is very plain and without much flavoring. It wasn't even average. Don't go here if you want upscale healthy cuisine....More

Thank Clopaboba
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-321-3878
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Eat Better, Be Better! Affordable, healthy, hearty meals featuring generous salads, rotissierie chicken, sandwiches and inspired side items. Vegetarian, vegan, low-fat and low-carb options.
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