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The Ultimate Guide to Outdoor Dining in Franklin, Williamson County, and Nashville, Tennessee

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The Ultimate Guide to Outdoor Dining in Franklin, Williamson County, and Nashville, Tennessee

In Franklin, Nashville, and the surrounding towns of Williamson County, the return of nice weather marks the beginning of outdoor dining season. Whether you crave a leisurely lunch in the sunshine, a dinner under the stars, or a weekend brunch in the open air, many local restaurants take full advantage of Middle Tennessee’s beautiful climate by offering outdoor dining options. From street-side tables to hidden courtyards and sprawling garden patios, our guide will lead you to the best spots to enjoy the great outdoors while also enjoying some great food.

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Cozy Nooks and Vineyard Views: Outdoor Dining in Franklin, Tennessee

There are many options for outdoor dining in Franklin, Tennessee. If you are searching for a cozy nook for classic comfort food, a lively space to explore international flavors, or a glass of wine with a stunning view, Franklin’s outdoor dining scene has something for everyone.

Arrington Vineyards

If it’s a glass of wine and a beautiful view you are after, Arrington Vineyards has it. Pack a picnic, purchase a bottle of Arrington’s award-winning wine, and enjoy the expansive views overlooking the vineyard-covered hills. • 6211 Patton Rd, Arrington, TN 37014 •

Barbara’s Home Cooking

Barbara’s Home Cooking in Franklin offers southern comfort food for dine-in, catering, or carry-out. Located inside a home with a casual dining room, you can also enjoy your meal at one of several outdoor tables in the front yard. • 1232 Old Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37069 •

Culamar (Formerly Bestia Mare)

Culamar is an upscale restaurant known for its authentic seaside Italian fare. Coming in Spring 2024, the much-anticipated rooftop bar will open, serving cocktails and appetizers with a view of downtown Franklin. • 99 E Main St Ste 190, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Biscuit Love

Indulge in a variety of biscuit-based delights, from classic breakfast staples to inventive creations at Biscuit Love in downtown Franklin. With a covered outdoor patio and a menu that includes mimosas and Bloody Marys, it’s a great spot for a leisurely brunch. • 132 3rd Ave S, Franklin, TN 37064 •

BrickTop’s

Enjoy wine, cocktails, and a diverse menu featuring American favorites such as seafood, chicken, burgers, and more at Bricktop’s in Cool Springs. The covered patio offers year-round enjoyment; it transforms into an open-air dining space when the weather permits. • 1576 W McEwen Dr, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza in Franklin serves food made from scratch using fresh ingredients and brick ovens. They also serve craft beers and offer a list of curated wines, which you can enjoy on their pet-friendly patio. • 1550 W McEwen Dr Suite 10, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Burger Up

Burger Up serves gourmet burgers that can be enjoyed on their large dining patio in Franklin. Complete with glowing string lights and even a mini-golf course, Burger Up’s outdoor space is a great place to enjoy a bison burger and a side of fried onion rings. • 401 Cool Springs Blvd B, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill

Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill is a Louisiana-style restaurant with an extensive menu offering seafood and southern classics. Enjoy live music and bold bayou flavors on their large outdoor patio. • 1175 Meridian Blvd #108, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Coal Town Pizza

At this Westhaven spot, the menu boasts a variety of options including pizzas, specialty salads, house-smoked wings, and chicken tenders, all complemented by a selection of beers, canned cocktails, and wine. The peaceful lakeside patio offers the perfect ambiance for enjoying a meal outdoors. • 187 Front St #103, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Corner Pub

Corner Pub’s Franklin location offers an outdoor patio with a few tables available for enjoying a menu of American classics beneath the open sky. Breathe in the fresh air and soak up the sunshine while indulging in wings, sandwiches, burgers, and more. • 1916 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064 •

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Culaccino Italian Restaurant + Bar

Culaccino, an Italian restaurant and bar located in Franklin, TN, offers artisan, scratch-made pasta dishes, wood-fired pizzas, and a selection of appetizers. Craft cocktails and an international selection of wines elevate the dining experience, complemented by the spacious outdoor patio. • 104 E Main St, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Edley’s Bar-B-Que

Edley’s Bar-B-Que prides itself on serving Nashville-style BBQ with meats cooked low and slow and sides made from scratch each morning. The Franklin–Berry Farms location offers a heated, covered patio where you can enjoy an alfresco meal.  • 501 Sara Avalyn Berry Lane, Franklin, TN 37064 •

First Watch

This popular cafe offers classic breakfast dishes alongside creative seasonal creations. Enjoy brunch cocktails with your meal under an umbrella on the outdoor patio. • 1834 W McEwen Dr #100, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Franklin Mercantile

Franklin Mercantile offers a cozy atmosphere and a menu that features southern breakfast favorites, specialty sandwiches, wraps, soups, and fresh salads. Enjoy your meal in the fresh air at one of the street-side cafe tables. • 100 4th Ave N, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Frothy Monkey

Just steps from downtown Franklin’s Main Street, Frothy Monkey boasts a spacious porch for outdoor dining. Enjoy people-watching while sipping a delicious coffee with your brunch, lunch, or dinner. • 125 5th Ave S, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant

Enjoy award-winning salsa and margaritas on the covered outdoor patio at Garcia’s. A family-owned establishment, Garcia’s features traditional Mexican favorites made from family recipes passed down through generations. • 1113 Murfreesboro Rd #316, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Ground Restaurant Franklin

Both Franklin locations of this family-friendly burger spot feature small outdoor seating areas, perfect for enjoying their unique variety of burgers, salads, baked potatoes, and more. They also offer a wide selection of beers, making it a great spot for casual dining. • 409 W Main St #301, Franklin, TN 37064 •  330 Mayfield Dr D4, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Herban Market

Herban Market in Franklin features an in-house bakery and locally sourced ingredients, including grass-fed and pastured meats, eggs, and wild-caught seafood. Enjoy top-notch foods and drinks in a casual environment with indoor and outdoor seating options. • 3078 Maddux Way Ste 300, Franklin, TN 37069 •

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JJs Wine Bar

Whether you’re looking for the perfect place to unwind after work or a fun place to meet up with friends for drinks and snacks, JJ’s Wine Bar is the place to be. Housed in a historic former home, JJ’s offers a homey outdoor patio where you can enjoy wine, food, and cocktails. • 206 E Main St, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Kokomo Trading Company

Located in Westhaven, Kokomo Trading Company offers an island-inspired menu prioritizing local, seed oil-free, and wild-caught seafood ingredients. Enjoy the tropical ambiance with outdoor dining options and regular music events including an open mic on the first and third Wednesdays every month. • 158 Front St #100, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Martin’s BBQ Joint 

In Spring Hill, Martin’s BBQ Joint offers a blend of mouthwatering barbecue and Southern hospitality. Enjoy their famous pulled pork as you dine outdoors on the spacious patio. • 2076 Wall St, Spring Hill, TN 37174 •

McCreary’s Irish Pub & Eatery

Locally owned and operated, McCreary’s Irish Pub & Eatery features a casual atmosphere, good food, and a wide range of cocktails. Their drink and food menus pay tribute to Irish cuisine and can be enjoyed at one of their outdoor tables in downtown Franklin. • 414 Main St, Franklin, TN 37064

Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom puts a unique twist on traditional pizza. With their eclectic menu, local craft beers, and dog-friendly patio in downtown Franklin, you can relax and enjoy their art-filled, one-of-a-kind environment. • 317 Main St Ste 100, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Merridee’s Breadbasket

Merridee’s Breadbasket in downtown Franklin provides a street-side, cozy outdoor seating area perfect for people-watching while savoring their homemade pies, breads, and sandwiches. • 110 4th Ave S, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Neighbors

Neighbors in Franklin features a menu with classic favorites, including signature smoked wings, house-made guacamole, and fresh chips. The large outdoor dining patio is a great place to enjoy a casual meal in the fresh air. • 4031 Aspen Grove Dr Suite 162, Franklin, TN 37067 •

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Paddle Dog

Indulge in hot dogs and craft beer on the expansive outdoor patio at Paddle Dog. Located on the lake at Westhaven, this locally-owned business also offers a range of activities for outdoor enthusiasts as well as live music and trivia nights. • 1006 Westhaven Blvd, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Party Fowl

Party Fowl is popular for their authentic Nashville hot chicken, local brews, and boozy slushies. Enjoy some fresh air with your spicy chicken on their dog-friendly patio. • 1914 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille in Cool Springs boasts a menu that blends steakhouse classics with innovative dishes. The elegant indoor dining area is enhanced by an inviting outdoor space, perfect for enjoying a leisurely meal in the fresh air. • 5028 Aspen Grove Dr, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Puckett’s

Puckett’s Restaurant is a casual eatery with a menu of authentic southern classic food and local, live music. In the heart of downtown, this Franklin favorite features a cozy atmosphere and a few tables for outdoor dining. • 120 4th Ave S, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Quinn’s

Quinn’s Pub in Franklin combines the allure of classic pub food, like fish and chips, burgers, and pizza, with a unique dining ambiance. Their distinctive seating area, featuring roll-up doors, offers outdoor dining on days when the weather is just right. • 1010 Murfreesboro Rd #118, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Ruby Sunshine

Ruby Sunshine, located in downtown Franklin, Tennessee, brings the unique flavors and hospitality of New Orleans to their all-day brunch and cocktails. Enjoy pancakes, eggs Benedict, French toast, omelets, biscuits, and more on their outdoor patio. • 231 Public Square, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Scout’s Pub 

Indulge in fish and chips, burgers, and salads with handcrafted cocktails as you soak in the sights and sounds at Scout’s Pub’s lively street-side patio. • 158 Front St #120, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Serrato’s Franklin

Located in Franklin with a Brentwood location coming soon, Serrato’s Steakhouse offers hand-cut prime steaks and fresh seafood. Get some fresh air and enjoy your meal under an umbrella on the outdoor dining patio. • 3046 Columbia Ave #102, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Sopapillas

Sopapillas offers a taste of New Mexico featuring local favorites like street tacos, chili con queso, wood-fired grilled fajitas, and more. The large patio is light and bright, dog-friendly, and a perfect spot to enjoy outdoor dining in Franklin. • 1109 Davenport Blvd, Franklin, TN 37069 •

The Brunch Collective

In Spring Hill, The Brunch Collective serves up delicious breakfast and brunch options, boasting a selection of coffees, teas, baked goods, breakfast sandwiches, burrito bowls, and more.  Savor your meal outdoors on their charming patio. • 412 McLemore Ave, Spring Hill, TN 37174 •

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The Bunganut Pig

Located in downtown Franklin, The Bunganut Pig features a welcoming outdoor patio where you can relax and enjoy burgers, wings, and other hearty menu items. • 1143 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064 •

The Honeysuckle

The Honeysuckle in Cool Springs showcases a selection of new southern creations, dry-aged steaks, and fresh oysters. Enjoy brunch, lunch, or dinner in the open air at one of their umbrella-covered patio tables. • 1770 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067 •

The Tin Roof 2

The Tin Roof 2 is a local bar and music venue in Franklin offering scratch-made food, weekly events, live entertainment, and a daily happy hour. Have a seat on the outdoor patio and enjoy some tacos, chicken tenders, or a hot-pressed sandwich. • 9135 Carothers Pkwy #100, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Tony’s Eat and Drink 

Tony’s Eat & Drink is a local pub in Franklin, famous for their unique menu, happy hour, and skee ball machines. Sip a specialty cocktail and enjoy a juicy burger on their large, dog-friendly patio. • 1000 Meridian Blvd #100, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Tupelo Honey Cafe

Tupelo Honey Cafe in Franklin boasts scratch-made dishes that merge traditional southern cooking with modern innovation. Enjoy a leisurely brunch of classic chicken and waffles or a southern chicken BLT on the large outdoor patio. • 2000 Meridian Blvd Ste 110, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Vintage Vine 100

Vintage Vine 100 offers a rooftop wine bar and street-side patio seating with a menu that includes small plates, charcuterie, seasonal drinks, craft beer, and bourbon. • 4051 Aspen Grove Dr, Franklin, TN 37067 •

Wild Ginger

Enjoy fine fusion cuisine while seated at outdoor tables beside a serene pool setting. Wild Ginger’s eclectic menu, featuring everything from brisket tacos to colorful maki rolls, promises a unique dining experience. • 101 Market Exchange Ct, Franklin, TN 37067 •

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From Casual to Upscale: Outdoor Dining in Brentwood, Tennessee

Brentwood, Tennessee boasts a variety of restaurants offering delightful outdoor dining experiences. From cozy patios to elegant balconies, enjoy your meal in the open air at some of the city’s most beloved establishments. 

Corner Pub

Corner Pub’s Brentwood location offers a small outdoor seating area, perfect for enjoying a menu of American classics and meat and three specials in the fresh air. • 10 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

Del Frisco’s Grille

Del Frisco’s in Brentwood, TN, offers a modern American dining experience with a menu that includes chef-inspired classics and hand-crafted cocktails. Enjoy lunch, dinner, or brunch in a cozy booth on the open-air patio. • 207 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

First Watch

This breakfast destination offers traditional dishes as well as creative twists on the morning meal. The umbrella-covered patio tables are a great place to start the day with something from the juice bar or a specialty coffee. • 210 Franklin Rd Suite 4A, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

Maple Street Biscuit Company

Savor biscuit sandwiches and classic comfort food at this casual breakfast spot. The outdoor patio with umbrella-covered tables is a great place to start your day with some fresh air and sunshine.  • 203 Franklin Rd #120, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

Mere Bulles

Serving southern fare made with fresh local ingredients, Mere Bulles offers refined dining with options for outdoor patio and balcony seating.  Enjoy lunch, dinner, or Sunday brunch at this Brentwood favorite. • 5201 Maryland Way, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

The Perch

The Perch in Brentwood, serves up specialty coffees, sweet and savory crepes, Belgian waffles, and brunch favorites, with a charming outdoor patio for soaking up the sunshine. • 117 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 3702 •

Uncle Julio’s

At Uncle Julio’s in Brentwood, TN, you can savor authentic Mexican food, including fajitas and other Tex-Mex favorites. Sip a margarita and enjoy your meal al fresco on the inviting outdoor patio. • 209 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 37027 •

The Fainting Goat Spring Hill Tennessee Patio

Unwind Al Fresco: Outdoor Dining in Spring Hill, Tennessee

Spring Hill, Tennessee, with its charming blend of scenic beauty and a welcoming community, offers several outdoor dining options. 

Birdsong Social

Birdsong Social at Towhee Club offers classic American food and signature cocktails with open-air dining on their expansive patio. • 3901 Kedron Rd, Spring Hill, TN 37174 •

The Fainting Goat

The Spring Hill location of The Fainting Goat Coffee Co. offers a charming experience in a century-old home, complete with outdoor seating where you can enjoy your coffee and breakfast burrito in tranquil surroundings. • 5321 Main St, Spring Hill, TN 37174 •

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Fresh Air Feasts: Outdoor Dining in Fairview, Tennessee

Experience outdoor dining in Fairview, Tennessee, where great food and nature’s beauty come together.

Jefferson’s

Jefferson’s is known for their wings, hand-pattied burgers, and fresh oysters. Enjoy your meal in a family-friendly atmosphere that includes an inviting patio for outdoor dining. • 2431 Fairview Blvd, Fairview, TN 37062 •

The Thompsons Kitchen

The Thompsons Kitchen blends southern style with global flavors, offering pasta, burgers, salads, and more. They offer full-service catering, live music, and a covered outdoor patio. • 1880 Fairview Blvd, Fairview, TN 37062 •

Whiskey Fire

Whiskey Fire specializes in slow-smoked meats, including their famous Brisket Bomb, a crispy flour tortilla stuffed with smoked brisket, cheeses, corn, black beans, poblano, red and jalapeno peppers. With outdoor-only seating, it’s a must-visit for barbecue enthusiasts seeking an alfresco setting. • 7361 NW Hwy, Fairview, TN 37062 •

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Barbecue and Burgers: Outdoor Dining in Nolensville, Tennessee

If you live near the Nolensville area, you don’t have to go far to enjoy great food and casual al fresco dining.  

Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint

Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint in Nolensville, Tennessee is the original location of this beloved barbecue franchise. Diners can sit on the covered patio and enjoy West Tennessee-style whole hog BBQ and hand-crafted sides and pies. • 7223 Nolensville Rd Suite C, Nolensville, TN 37135 •

West Coast Burgers and Dogs

West Coast Burgers and Dogs offers a range of American classics, including burgers, hot dogs, fries, and more, with vegetarian options and a kids’ menu. Soak up the sunshine and enjoy the fresh air on the uncovered outdoor dining patio. • 7175 Nolensville Rd, Nolensville, TN 37135 •

Wines in the Fork Creekside seating

Gourmet Bites and Classic Comfort: Outdoor Dining in Leipers Fork, Tennessee

Beyond the music, shopping, and stunning landscapes, historic Leipers Fork offers some charming and unique eateries with outdoor seating.

Farmstead Market

Located inside the Wines in the Fork tasting room on Leiper’s Creek, the Farmstead Market offers a selection of gourmet foods, fresh organic produce, dairy, pasture-raised meats, and more from Tennessee farmers, artisans, and makers. Enjoy some gourmet snacks and a bottle of wine creekside! • 4165 Old Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 •

Fox and Locke

Fox and Locke serves up southern comfort food featuring cherry wood smoked pulled pork BBQ, crispy Southern fried catfish, juicy burgers, and mouth-watering desserts. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner on the rustic patio. • 4142 Old Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 •

The Davis General

The Davis General is a 95-year-old country store that provides a nostalgic experience along with gourmet sandwiches, hot dogs, and breakfast all day.  Let life slow down while you sip a retro glass bottle soft drink at one of the outdoor picnic tables. • 5600 Leipers Creek Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 •

The RedByrd Coffee Shop

The RedByrd Coffee Shop, located in a distinctive tiny home parked on a lush green lawn, is a gathering spot to enjoy freshly roasted coffee along with organic, freshly baked breads, scones, and, on Saturdays, donuts. Visitors can enjoy their treats outdoors at one of the many picnic tables. • 4348 Old Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 •

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Beyond Broadway:  Outdoor Dining in Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville’s outdoor dining scene offers flavor and variety, with something for every taste. While we can’t possibly list every incredible spot, here are some of our favorites to get you started on your exploration of Music City’s al fresco delights!

Carne Mare

Located in the heart of the Gulch, Carne Mare offers an upscale ambiance and elevated dining experience with oysters, steaks, chops, and more. The heated and covered terrace provides city views and an opportunity to witness Nashville’s sunsets. • 300 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 •

Deacon’s New South 

Discover the lively atmosphere of downtown Nashville from the patio of Deacon’s New South. Enjoy a contemporary twist on classic southern dishes as you watch Nashville’s bustling streets spring to life. • 401 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219 •

Double Dogs

Double Dogs, in two locations in Nashville, offers a menu of salads, wings, pizza, hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Bring your dog and enjoy cozy outdoor seating at either location. • 1807 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212 • 4017 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 •

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etc. offers a swanky escape with globally-inspired cuisine in the heart of the Green Hills area of Nashville. The welcoming, heated patio is perfect for a cozy dinner date under the stars. 3790 Bedford Ave, Nashville, TN 37215 •

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Five Points Pizza West 

Enjoy a slice of pizza under the open sky at Five Points Pizza West’s outdoor dining space. The patio offers a casual and inviting atmosphere, perfect for a quick lunch break or an evening with friends. • 4100 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 •

Frothy Monkey

Frothy Monkey’s Nashville location serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner in a charming bungalow setting. Sip a specialty coffee or cocktail while enjoying a meal in the beer garden, a lovely, tree-covered outdoor space. • 2509 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204 •

Jack Brown’s

Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint in Nashville offers 100% American Wagyu beef burgers paired with a large selection of craft beers. With a cozy backyard-style seating area, it’s the perfect place to unwind. • 1123 3rd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208 •

Jasper’s

Jasper’s is a neighborhood restaurant, bar, and market in Nashville’s West End. With a menu featuring hot chicken, burgers, salads, pizza, frozen slushie drinks, hand-crafted cocktails, and more, this is a great spot to enjoy a sunny day on the outdoor patio. • 1918 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 •

Joe Muer 

Nestled in Capitol View, Joe Muer Seafood is home to great seafood and exceptional service. With a lively street view, their covered outdoor dining space offers an ideal setting for your dining experience. • 500 11th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203 •

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Miel 

Experience the perfect blend of elegance and relaxation in Miel’s patio space. Whether you’re enjoying a leisurely meal or sipping cocktails in the breeze, the heated and covered outdoor space provides an escape from the city’s hustle and bustle. • 343 53rd Ave N, Nashville, TN 37209 •

Party Fowl

Party Fowl is popular for their Nashville hot chicken, local brews, and boozy slushies. Their Nashville location has a dog-friendly patio, perfect for enjoying the fresh air with your authentic hot chicken. • 719 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 •

Pins Mechanical Company

Pins Mechanical Company in Nashville blends entertainment with duckpin bowling, pinball, and classic arcade games. Enjoy seasonal cocktails, mimosas, beer, and other libations on the outdoor patio.  • 1102 Grundy St, Nashville, TN 37203 •

Red Bicycle Coffee & Crepes

Red Bicycle in Germantown is a cozy coffee shop that offers carefully selected coffee beans and delicious food to fuel your day. This venue also features outdoor seating, making it a perfect spot for enjoying a fresh brew or a crepe under the sky. • 1200 5th Ave N STE 104, Nashville, TN 37208 •

Ruby Sunshine

Ruby Sunshine offers a distinctive taste of New Orleans with its all-day brunch and cocktail menu. Savor the delights of pancakes, eggs Benedict, French toast, omelets, biscuits, and more, all while relaxing on their charming outdoor patio. • 1800 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212 •

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Scout’s Pub 

Scout’s Pub in Nashville provides a lively street-side patio, offering guests a front-row seat to the vibrant energy of Music City. Indulge in a bite or handcrafted cocktail as you soak in the sights and sounds of downtown Nashville. • 101 17th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 •

Von Elrod’s Beer Hall & Kitchen

Von Elrod’s Beer Hall & Kitchen serves all the classics including chicken wings, nachos, burgers, tacos, salads, and more. They boast an extensive list of beers, cocktails, and wines, all available in their outdoor beer garden. • 1004 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219 •

Waldo’s Germantown

Relax and treat yourself to authentic southern comfort food made from scratch at Waldo’s  Germantown. Their heated and covered patio space offers plenty of seating, charming string lights, and TVs for game day. • 1120 4th Ave N #103, Nashville, TN 37208 •

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Sunshine & Southern Charm: Outdoor Dining in Franklin, Williamson County, and Nashville

Whether you’re seeking a taste of southern hospitality in Franklin, upscale ambiance in Nashville, or scenic beauty in Spring Hill, Williamson County, and surrounding areas, there’s an abundance of restaurants offering outdoor dining experiences to tantalize your taste buds. 

So grab your friends and family, soak up the sunshine, and savor a memorable meal on a patio, porch, or open-air space at one of the many restaurants offering outdoor dining in Franklin, Williamson County, and Nashville, Tennessee.