Nashville has many different types of cuisine but is best known for barbecue.  However, as most parents know, it can be difficult to get your kids to sit down for a full meal.  Here are some family friendly eats that offer something extra for the kids!

  1. Pfunky Griddle

The Pfunky Griddle is a unique restaurant where families are seated around a griddle.  While the restaurant serves many different types of food, they are best known for, you guessed it, pancakes.  Visitors get to cook their own pancakes and add their choice of 25 toppings to their pancakes.  Families will have lots of fun eating a kid favorite food without having to clean up a mess afterwards.

  1. Savannah’s Candy Kitchen

What kid doesn’t like candy or baked goods?  Savannah’s Candy Kitchen is known for its chocolates, candied nuts, cakes, candy and popcorn.  All their candy is made from scratch and delicious.  Kids will be in awe as they look at the numerous choices and try to decide which delicacy they want. Adults will also want to take a taste of the mouth-watering options.

  1. BB King’s Blues Club

BB King’s Blues Club provides families with great food and entertainment.  Families can enjoy live music as they eat and dance.  BB King’s Blues Club performers range from blues, to soul, to rock and roll.  The restaurant is known for its ribs but offers many other choices for adults and offers kid favorite foods such as mac n cheese and chicken tenders.  Make sure to bring your dancing shoes!

  1. Aquarium Restaurant

Aquarium Restaurant

The atmosphere at the Aquarium is what makes the restaurant fun.  The scene is an underwater dining adventure where families are seated around a 200,000-gallon aquarium with more than 100 species of fish.  If you time your visit right, you can see a diver feeding the fish.  Not surprisingly, the restaurant is known for fresh fish and seafood as well as steak and traditional kids menu items.

  1. The Old School

The Old School is a farm to table restaurant situated in a restored 1936 schoolhouse.  The locally grown produce is from their own farm and other neighborhood farms.  The restaurant is known for their fresh, delicious food.  The menu can vary greatly depending on the availability of the ingredients so if you have a picky eater you should call to make sure that there will be something that they will like.  The Old School Farm is also known for employing adults with disabilities for them to become an active part of the community.

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