Outdoor restaurant seating with rustic chairs and strung lights
Burger with fries
people laughing and having fun on the patio
Beer being poured from draft
Join Us On The Patio
Now Open for Breakfast + Dinner

Fork grabbing food from plate

A Community

Join in the vibe of our welcoming bar, now ready to welcome you back, safely. Whether you pop in to enjoy our Double Barrel Burger, Salt + Pepper Salmon or Roasted Sweet Corn Dip, you’ll find good eats and camaraderie here as strong and warm as a pour of Tennessee whiskey.

  • Complimentary valet parking for diners*
  • Closest hotel to Vanderbilt University

*Excluding special events and overnight parking.

Hours of operation

Monday & Tuesday: 4:00pm-10:30pm

Wednesday-Friday: 6:30am-10:00am, 4:00pm-midnight

Saturday: 7:00am-11:00am, 4:00pm-midnight

Sunday: 7:00am-11:00am, 4:00pm-10:00pm

Grilled fish with asparagus
garlic butter salmon & asparagus

American Fare, Southwest Flair

From roasted sweet corn dip, to ahi tuna tacos, to a stellar selection of craft beers and cocktails, Central Bar + Kitchen boasts a menu as incredible as its history and ambiance.

Lunch + Dinner


Indoor seating area with couches next to bar


“Order Me a Cold One”

Take a seat and enjoy the warm atmosphere at our indoor drinkery; or, sip, mix, and mingle on our bustling outdoor patio. With two fully-stocked bars to choose from, glasses are full, and spirits are high.

located at nashville marriott
at vanderbilt university