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Tailor Makes Bon Appétit’s Hot 10 List of America’s Best New Restaurants

Vivek Surti, culinary creator of Tailor, secures the only spot for Nashville, at number 7, on Bon Appétit’s annual prestigious Hot 10 best new restaurants in America list. Bon Appétit’s deputy editor has visited over 200 restaurants in 34 cities across America to determine the best new restaurants.

Game Terminal Super Arcade & Bar Coming Soon

Game Terminal Super Arcade & Bar, a 10,000-square-foot entertainment complex, is slated to open fall 2019 in South Nashville at 201 Terminal Court (map). The space will feature over 300 vintage and new arcade games and pinball machines, claiming to have the largest selection in the United States. There will also be craft cocktails, beer, dining, outdoor games, and private event space.

Party Fowl Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Party Fowl is celebrating their 5th anniversary with a special celebration featuring giveaways and new menu items. Guests will have the opportunity to win prizes, including one year of free hot chicken, $100 gift cards, and special VIP discount cards. To enter the giveaway, visit the Party Fowl 8th Avenue location by Saturday, September 28, 2019. Winners will be selected the week of September 30.

Lou Lands Saturday

lou, an all-day café from chef Mailea Weger, officially opens in East Nashville on Saturday, September 7, 2019. lou is taking over the space previously occupied by Fort Louise.

What to expect: expansive brunch offerings from morning to late afternoon, dinner service, and an all-natural wine bar.

O-Ku Offering 15% Off for College Students

O-Ku is offering 15% off to all Nashville college students to celebrate the “back to school” season. The special is valid through September 23, 2019. Just show your valid student ID (Note: the special is not offered during happy hour).

The Sutler Launches Express Lunch

The Sutler Saloon is now offering an express lunch Monday through Friday from 11:00am to 4:00pm with with a variety of mix-and-match options for $9.95. On Fridays there will be live music and $5 Deep Eddy spiked, flavored lemonades. Guests can build their own lemonade using house-made fruit and syrups. Click here to see the menu.

Hopdoddy Offering New Menu Items

Hopdoddy Burger Bar, the award-winning burger chain out of Austin, rolled out a new menu with fresh burgers, salads, drinks, and vegetarian options. Popular menu items like the El Diablo and the Thunderbird are still available, too. Stop by the Hillsboro Village location to scope out the new offerings.

The Ainsworth Adding Topgolf Swing Suite

The Ainsworth in Midtown will be the first Nashville establishment to have the Topgolf Swing Suite, a simulator golf bay with a variety of virtual games, including the Topgolf target game, Zombie Dodgeball, Hockey Shots, and more. The bay fits up to 8 people and will be available for rent. It’s expected to open by fall 2019.

Otto’s Bar Coming to Charlotte Avenue

James and Louisa Green, the couple behind Headquarters, are set to open Otto’s this fall. Otto’s will have an upscale “dive bar” vibe while also serving Austin-inspired tacos and elevated cocktails. Otto’s will be located in a former auto repair shop at 4210 Charlotte Avenue.

Fairlane Hotel Expands Union Teller

The Fairlane Hotel expanded the Union Teller Coffee Counter to an up-scale delicatessen, serving an all-day breakfast and lunch menu. It’s a one-stop-shop for a quick coffee, pastry, quality to-go sandwich, and after work cocktails. Click here to see the menu.