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Calypso Cafe

3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
+1 615-321-3878
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
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Healthy, American, Jamaican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Oh, my goodness! Sooo good! Got the Lucayan salad-awesome! Tasted my husband's bean & corn salad-delish! Server was just the right amount of helpfulness, friendliness, & attentiveness. Perfect portions, fun atmosphere. Yay, Calypso!

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Calypso Cafe is a nice, quick stop and a change of pace from all the fast-food chain restaurant options available in the area. They have several healthy options on their menu, and the service was great. The prices aren't high, and it wasn't crowded when...More

Thank JennaMose
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Great mix of Caribbean flavors in everything. I enjoyed the pulled chicken breast and it was wonderful, but upon the advice of my sister, ordering double greens for the two sides is the way to go! If you even think you like to eat greens...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great, healthy, filling, and cheap! What more could one ask for? I've been coming here for years and only wish there was one in my hometown of Bowling Green, KY.

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Calypso yesterday for my husband's farewell party from work and we were really disappointed with the food. The service and the portion were both excellent but some of us were served cold island burgers. Many of us felt that the food was way...More

Thank Svetlana S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Got carry out for four adults Two fancy salads, a pulled BBQ plate and a cheese burger. All were generous and delicious. Sides were really good too Prices were reasonable, about $10 per person. Fast service too

Thank davechardon
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of my regular places, I mean I eat here at least three times a week. It is within walking distance from my house, it offers healthy, reasonably priced food and it is great. For those that are gluten intolerant they have many...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 24 December 2015

The restaurant is a little hard to find the first time, it is located on the side of a building, just look for the sign as you are driving down Charlotte. The restaurant is always clean and the waiters attentive. I usually get the beans...More

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 26 November 2015

I passed the place three times before I arrived for the first time. It is always packed with customers and the parking lot is full. I guess that says something before I even walk in the door.

Thank Tanya R
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Calypso Cafe is a Nashville favorite with locals. The food has an island feel and taste and is great anytime of the year. If you visit, most of the diners will be locals. I like the Chicken Salad with chicken breast, Mandarin oranges, almonds atop...More

Thank SandySRL
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3307 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209-3924
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-321-3878
Eat Better, Be Better! Affordable, healthy, hearty meals featuring generous salads, rotissierie chicken, sandwiches and inspired side items. Vegetarian, vegan, low-fat and low-carb options.
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