Are you looking for a place to spend a Friday night? Whether you’re wanting to have drinks while watching the game or are looking to get in on the local nightlife, the Gulch has you covered with many excellent bars. Come for the drinks and stay for the friends, and sometimes even the food, when you choose these popular local hot spots.
Flying Saucer, 111 10th Avenue South #310
Flying Saucer offers over 200 different varieties of beer, including many international flavors, in a casual setting. If you find this large selection overwhelming, the waiters are ready to help. This may be a franchise, but with so many selections you will definitely feel like you are somewhere unique.
Yazoo Brewing Company and Taproom, 910 Division Street
With Tennessee’s first ever legal high-gravity ale, Yazoo is the place to go for local brew. This taproom has a forty barrel brew house, and you can sample the brew on site. This bar has outdoor seating, and you can bring your dog with you while you grab a drink on the patio.
Up, 901 Division Street
Up is a rooftop bar and lounge that offers exceptional views of Nashville along with comfortable seating. The lounge also has a farm-to-table menu to go along with its full-service bar, giving a complete dining experience with a view of the city below. Hand-crafted cocktails made with fresh, seasonal ingredients paired with the high quality food of the lounge made from locally grown ingredients give this bar an upscale feel.
Hops & Crafts, 319 12th Avenue South
Hops & Crafts offers 36 different craft beers round around the country. Fro those who are indecisive about what to order, they offer a six pack sampler to let guests try six of the brews at once. The atmosphere of Hops & Crafts, which is housed in a large warehouse, is the perfect bar setting.
Station Inn, 402 12th Avenue South
Station Inn may not look like much from the outside, but take a step inside this bar and listening room and you will know why it is an award-winning nightlife location. Station Inn is considered one of the best places in the world to hear Bluegrass music live. It’s also an excellent bar, with beer and pizza available for your enjoyment while you listen to the artists perform.
Do you have a favorite nightlife location in the Gulch? With so many to choose from, the question changes from “do you want to go out?” to “where should we go this weekend?” Make plans now to spend time with friends at one of these hot bars in our thriving community.