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Best Venues for a Rehearsal Dinner in Nashville

The rehearsal dinner is such an exciting time leading up to the wedding. The rehearsal is over, the planning is complete, and now it is time to relax and party with your closest friends and family before your wedding. Nashville is home to so many amazing event venues and spaces, we wanted to share some of the best venues for a rehearsal dinner in Nashville. By no means is this a complete list of the options in Nashville, but it does give you a start on where to consider hosting the rehearsal dinner or welcome party!

Martin’s BBQ

Martin’s BBQ has a large space for hosting the perfect rehearsal dinner. Located on 4th Avenue it is a few blocks from Broadway and next door to The Bell Tower, one of Nashville’s wedding venues. Martin’s is also located across from three hotels making it a prime location for the rehearsal dinner! As one of Nashville’s BBQ staples, it is the perfect way to welcome your guests!

Bearded Iris Brewing

If you are into the Brewery scene we suggest Bearded Iris Brewing for your rehearsal dinner! They have a large area perfect for any event as well as lawn games for the warmer months!

Noelle Hotel

The Noelle is one of our favorite Nashville wedding venues and is a great spot to throw a welcome party and rehearsal dinner. With guest rooms and a beautiful banquet room, it is the perfect spot to welcome your guests and relax before the wedding day!

Lobby of Noelle Hotel Nashville


If you love southern food then Monell’s maybe the perfect option! They combine southern cooking and homestyle design to make the perfect event! The fried chicken is to die for! They have multiple locations around Nashville and they will cater any event!

Bobby Hotel

Bobby is another great spot for a rehearsal dinner in Nashville. The hotel features stunning guest rooms, a beautiful lobby and large event space, as well as a beautiful rooftop deck that can be reserved for any event!

Hermitage Hotel

The Hermitage Hotel is a beautiful classic place for a rehearsal dinner in the heart of Nashville. Located across the street from the Capitol and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center but a few blocks from Broadway the location is perfect! The hotel is Nashville’s only five-star hotel since opening in 1910. The unique event spaces—which include an eclectic collection of boardrooms, the historic Grand Ballroom, and Veranda—provide the perfect settings for any occasion.

Hermitage Hotel

Fifth and Taylor

5th and Taylor is one of our all-time favorite restaurants in Nashville. Located at the corner of 5th and Taylor in Germantown it is one of Nashville’s finest restaurants serving items like Duck and amazing squash soup. They have a separate room that would be a perfect spot for a rehearsal dinner!


We hope this gives you a taste of some of the best rehearsal dinner spots in and around Nashville!

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