Finding yourself a sweet spot for a Saturday morning breakfast can be hard – especially if you’re looking for someone to know your name and learn your order with pleasure. Well, these ten spots are just that. Places that each city has the chance to call home, a lovely space for a leisurely meal and a quick chat with your server. If you haven’t been to all ten, well. You’ll want to.
If you have any of your favorite spots that didn’t make the list? No worries! Let us know – we want to hear what you love, Tennessee.
10. Bell Buckle Café - Bell Buckle
Famed Bell Buckle (You know - of the RC Cola + Moon Pie Festival fame) proffers the aptly named Bell Buckle Cafe, open from 11 to 5 and catering to the likes of locals and tourists alike.
9. Junkyard Dog Steakhouse - Hohenwald
This quirky place in Hohenwald, Tennessee is great if you're looking for a spot to watch the game with fabulous service and great food. We're told the steak is simply to die for!
8. Scratch Brick Oven Foodworks - Johnson City
It's the best pizza in Johnson City and all we got you was this picture - so that you'll understand the gooey perfection of it and high tail it on over there! They cook all their pizzas in a brick oven, so you get that extra charred goodness.
7. The Fresh Market - Paris
This family-style restaurant is lauded for their southern classics and hospitality. It gives sweet Paris a double infusion of southern charm!
6. Roane Street Grill - Harriman
This sweet little space is as humble as it is delicious - and Harrimon legend, the Roane Street Grill is precisely where you want to be. Pretty much for every meal, of every day.
5. Five Points Pizza - Nashville
The definite watering hole for the local hipster, Five Points Pizza is the neighborhood watering hole in East Nashville - and for good reason. Their pizza is off the charts good.
4. Razzleberry's Ice Cream Lab - Oak Ridge
Located in the historic Jackson Square, Razzleberry Ice Cream Lab proffers an abundance of creamy, cool treats in all sorts of kooky flavors.
3. Tsunami - Memphis
This Memphis seafood restaurant is one that comes highly recommended by the locals - we know. We asked. Plus, it's the best seafood spot you'll find in this here landlocked state! At least in Memphis.
2. Five Point Square - Cleveland
Using local and farm fresh ingredients, Five Point Square delivers high quality and a perfect price. It's a neat place you'll have to add to your list if you're ever on your way through Cleveland.
1. Amis Mill Eatery - Rogersville
You can have your food and a great view too at Amis Mill Eatery. With a view of the oldest stone dam in Tennessee right in front of ya, the bountiful menu options are even more wonderful. Local favorite here, folks!