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Tootsies Orchid Lounge

422 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
+1 615-726-0463
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Bar where performers have taken the stage since the early 1960s in hopes of being discovered.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“great music” (134 reviews)
“live music” (122 reviews)
“honky tonk” (94 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 00:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
422 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
Downtown Nashville
+1 615-726-0463
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited this bar because of the music form outside which was great the doorman was a bit official asking for,ID I am 69 not sure I look under25 the only ID with a picture was my UK bus pass not sure he knew what...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see, if for no other reason - nostalgia. It appears dirty though as far as I could tell. The entertainment was really good.

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must see. Wall to wall music and history in three floors right on Broadway. Great music and the service is fast and professional.

Thank tackleshep
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great live music, historic atmosphere, Not a place to spend the entire night, but you should have a drink here.

Thank Steelangel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historical, prime location and top upcoming music performers on Broadway. This is absolutely a venue not to miss.

Thank Truancy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If You Go To Tootsies Make Sure You Have (ID) They Card Everyone. Our Group Are All 69 To 73. All Got Carded. Once You Are Inside It's Wall To Wall People!! They Have A Band On The First,Second, & Third Floor!! Music Is Great!!!...More

Thank madatravel2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You gotta go here just based on the history and the appearance but truthfully it was so crowded and not really that much fun. You couldn't even move around and talk it was so crowded and loud. maybe next time.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So this is one of those iconic honky tonks in Nashville. It has a long and interesting history....It has 3 floors, with the third being the roof. There is live music on each floor. This place gets jam packed, especially at night. We went on...More

Thank djbls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I want to preface this by saying that I have been visiting Tootsies for years, and have never had a bad experience until this past Saturday. I was there celebrating my Bachelorette party with a group of 16 people. We got to Tootsies around 11am,...More

Thank Mandi E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not being fans of the TV programme we were told to go here by a young friend. Vibrant, packed, good music and although we were old enough to be parents of most of the clientele we were made so welcome - great visit, thank you.

Thank SMa186233
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Beverly A
Do you need to make reservations?
2 June 2017|
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Response from Eric H | Reviewed this property |
Karen B
can a 19 year old get in with parents at night
26 April 2017|
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Response from globetrottergrub | Reviewed this property |
No they had a strict doorman who checked everyone. I'm 46 and left my ID in the car and had to go back and get it😩