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East Nashville Food Tour

Quick Details

Hour Glass Duration: 3 hours, 1 mile walk on flat streets

Map Marker Stops: Five different tasting locations

Food Tastings: All food included. Enough food for lunch. We offer Vegetarian, gluten-free, and vegan food tastings.

Adult Ages 18+
Children Ages 4-17
Infants Ages 0-3


Our guided East Nashville food tour includes five delicious tasting stops showcasing a range of diverse culinary experiences from traditional to innovative. Our expert guides have done careful research on all the restaurants in the area in order to give you the ultimate Greatest Hits food tour of East Nashville.

Sidewalk Food Tours is committed to great food, memorable storytelling, and a respect for the local history, tradition, and culture of each neighborhood in every city in which we offer tours. You’ll feel like you’re exploring the city with a close friend who’s showing you all their local favorites.

We look forward to having you join us on a Sidewalk Food Tour of East Nashville and can’t wait to show you all this neighborhood has to offer!

Bon Appétit!


(We go to the 5 following delicious places, subject to change) *Private Tour tasting locations may be different than ones listed below.

  • Guerilla Bizkits: Delectable biscuits you won’t soon forget from this little bakery tucked away in an alley of shops.
  • Brave Idiot: This unassuming food truck parked by a pinball arcade makes some of the best hot chicken in the world.
  • Edley’s Bar-B-Que: Mouth-watering pulled pork sandwich in a restaurant that’s fun for the whole family.
  • I Dream of Weenie: Hot Dogs served every way you can imagine and then some from this longtime food truck turned brick-and-mortar neighborhood institution.
  • Pie Town Tacos: Hot Chicken served in a taco? Only in Nashville!
  • Five Points Pizza: Outstanding neighborhood pizzeria with inventive daily specials
  • BabyCake’s Bakery: Cupcakes to write home about!

Behind every beloved restaurant in this city, there are compelling stories of tradition, innovation, and cultural resonance. On our food tours of Nashville, you’ll hear these fascinating stories while tasting what has made these eateries so acclaimed among locals.

Find out precisely what makes Sidewalk Food Tours of Nashville the best in the city!


  • A variety of delicious tastings from the best places to eat in East Nashville
  • Discover the location of a famed recording studio used by icons like Willie Nelson, Elton John, Dusty Springfield, Bob Segar, Emmylou Harris, Neil Diamond, and Gillian Welch
  • Avoid the tourist traps and eat like the locals do!
  • Find out about how Nashville’s recent boom times (along with its occasional tornados) have affected the neighborhood and see the beautiful old churches that have been converted to new uses
  • A stroll around Five Points, an area of East Nashville known for its cute shops and fantastic restaurants
  • Engaging stories and fun facts known only by the locals, shared by your friendly, knowledgeable tour guide
  • Skip the lines and taste the best BBQ, biscuits, and hot chicken in Nashville!

Private East Nashville Food Tour

Want to make our delicious and fun East Nashville food tour a private event? Contact us! We specialize in curating the best private culinary experiences.