11 Of The Coolest, Most Unusual Places To Dine In Tennessee

Tennessee may be known for southern comfort fare and bbq, but we also have some of the most fun and quirky places to eat in the nation. It doesn’t matter whether you’re looking for diving goats or a Mexican taco stand – we have something for everyone. These 11 eateries are found in the four major cities across the state, but please leave us your favorite small town joints in the comments below! We can’t wait to try them out.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

You can continue to explore Tennessee with this short hike that offers up 360-degree views – it’s perfect after a heavy meal!