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16 Nashville Restaurants and Bars with Outdoor Games

Cornhole, bocce, ladder ball, and more

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Spring is technically here, and while the weather is trying to make its final turn, it's time to start limbering up and getting prepared for a little friendly competition at your favorite restaurant or bar. There are more places with outdoor games than ever before, with 16 Nashville spots offering everything from bocce to ladder ball and more.

New to the list this time around is The Hop Yard at Fat Bottom Brewing, Kung Fu Saloon, Tennessee Brew Works, Germantown Depot, and Von Elrod's Beer Garden & Sausage House.

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Restaurants and bars are listed geographically north to south.

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1. Clyde's on Church

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1700 Church St
Nashville, TN
(615) 432-2928
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This massive Midtown bar and restaurant has no shortage of games, but the ping pong tables on the patio are the perfect outdoor hang.

2. Coco's Italian Market and Kitchen

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411 51st Ave N
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 783-0114
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You can enjoy a little bocce ball with your pizza, pasta, and paninis at this West Nashville mainstay.

3. M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers

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4408 Charlotte Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 750-2920
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Both the Charlotte Avenue and Melrose locations offer giant Jenga, but the West Nashville spot gets the nod with its large front yard space and outdoor dart boards, making it an ideal spot to grab a beer, a burger and a good hang.
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4. Pinewood Social

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33 Peabody St
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 751-8111
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Very few places can compare with Pinewood Social’s outdoor space, which features a bocce ball court, ping pong table and two wading pools. Grab a bite or a cocktail from the Airstream bar during the summer and soak up the sun.

5. TailGate Beer

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7300 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 457-1424
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This west Nashville brewery has plenty of outdoor space to hang and, appropriately, tailgating games to pass the time, including corn hole and ladder ball golf.

6. Two Bits

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1520 Demonbreun St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 750-3536
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Two Bits is probably better known for its collection of old-school arcade games, but you can also enjoy a game of giant Jenga on the patio.

7. The Centennial

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5115 Centennial Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 679-9746
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This Nations' dive bar and eatery has an outdoor patio area and backyard, offering cornhole and dart boards.

8. Mangia

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701 Craighead
Nashville, TN
(615) 538-7456
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Family-style Italian spot Mangia Nashville has its very own bocce ball court, which makes for a fun hang in the Melrose neighborhood.

9. Burger Up - Cool Springs

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401B Cool Springs Blvd Ste 200
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 503-9892
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Burger Up Cool Springs offers up the only outdoor game area in a heavily trafficked business and retail center south of town, featuring three putting holes and cornhole.
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10. East Nashville Beer Works

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320 East Trinity Lane
Nashville, TN
(615) 891-3108
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Not only can you find an ever-growing selection of unique beers at East Nashville Brew Works, but the taproom and brewery also offers cornhole and ladder ball to enjoy in the backyard.

11. Germantown Depot

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(615) 953-7222
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Germantown Depot is three different food and drink establishments conveniently packaged in one spot. The Trolley Bar includes an outdoor space with giant Jenga, giant Connect Four, and corn hole, plus plenty of seating and TVs in the open air cabanas.

12. The Hop Yard at Fat Bottom Brewing

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800 44th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37209
When Fat Bottom Brewing moved its brewery and taproom to The Nations in early 2017 it gained a large outdoor space with plenty of room for cornhole.

13. Kung Fu Saloon

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1921 Division Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 818-0294
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Kung Fu Saloon is a gamers paradise, with plenty of indoor and outdoor games to partake in. Those looking to spend some time outside can enjoy giant Jenga, giant Connect Four, cornhole, ping pong, or even the four person seesaw.

14. Tennessee Brew Works

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809 Ewing Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 436-0050
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Tennessee Brew Works is a popular spot for hanging out all year long, but during the warmer months the tiered patio becomes a destination for groups looking to eat, drink, and enjoy games of giant Jenga.

15. Hattie B's Hot Chicken

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2222 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 970-3010
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The newest Hattie B's location in the Melrose neighborhood offers ample outdoor seating, as well as a lawn area perfect for a game of cornhole.
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16. Von Elrod's Beer Garden & Sausage House

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1004 4th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37219
(615) 866-1620
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Von Elrod's Beer & Sausage House has a great patio for hanging out and it's made even better with a few outdoor games. Guests can enjoy a game of corn hole or try their hand at "Hammerschlagen," a game where players attempt to hit a nail flush into a stump with one full swing of a hammer.

1. Clyde's on Church

1700 Church St, Nashville, TN
This massive Midtown bar and restaurant has no shortage of games, but the ping pong tables on the patio are the perfect outdoor hang.
1700 Church St
Nashville, TN

2. Coco's Italian Market and Kitchen

411 51st Ave N, Nashville, TN 37209
You can enjoy a little bocce ball with your pizza, pasta, and paninis at this West Nashville mainstay.
411 51st Ave N
Nashville, TN 37209

3. M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers

4408 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209
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Both the Charlotte Avenue and Melrose locations offer giant Jenga, but the West Nashville spot gets the nod with its large front yard space and outdoor dart boards, making it an ideal spot to grab a beer, a burger and a good hang.
4408 Charlotte Ave
Nashville, TN 37209

4. Pinewood Social

33 Peabody St, Nashville, TN 37210
Very few places can compare with Pinewood Social’s outdoor space, which features a bocce ball court, ping pong table and two wading pools. Grab a bite or a cocktail from the Airstream bar during the summer and soak up the sun.
33 Peabody St
Nashville, TN 37210

5. TailGate Beer

7300 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209
This west Nashville brewery has plenty of outdoor space to hang and, appropriately, tailgating games to pass the time, including corn hole and ladder ball golf.
7300 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

6. Two Bits

1520 Demonbreun St, Nashville, TN 37203
Two Bits is probably better known for its collection of old-school arcade games, but you can also enjoy a game of giant Jenga on the patio.
1520 Demonbreun St
Nashville, TN 37203

7. The Centennial

5115 Centennial Blvd, Nashville, TN 37209
This Nations' dive bar and eatery has an outdoor patio area and backyard, offering cornhole and dart boards.
5115 Centennial Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209

8. Mangia

701 Craighead, Nashville, TN
Family-style Italian spot Mangia Nashville has its very own bocce ball court, which makes for a fun hang in the Melrose neighborhood.
701 Craighead
Nashville, TN

9. Burger Up - Cool Springs

401B Cool Springs Blvd Ste 200, Franklin, TN 37067
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Burger Up Cool Springs offers up the only outdoor game area in a heavily trafficked business and retail center south of town, featuring three putting holes and cornhole.
401B Cool Springs Blvd Ste 200
Franklin, TN 37067

10. East Nashville Beer Works

320 East Trinity Lane, Nashville, TN
Not only can you find an ever-growing selection of unique beers at East Nashville Brew Works, but the taproom and brewery also offers cornhole and ladder ball to enjoy in the backyard.
320 East Trinity Lane
Nashville, TN

11. Germantown Depot

Nashville, TN 37208
Germantown Depot is three different food and drink establishments conveniently packaged in one spot. The Trolley Bar includes an outdoor space with giant Jenga, giant Connect Four, and corn hole, plus plenty of seating and TVs in the open air cabanas.

12. The Hop Yard at Fat Bottom Brewing

800 44th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37209
When Fat Bottom Brewing moved its brewery and taproom to The Nations in early 2017 it gained a large outdoor space with plenty of room for cornhole.
800 44th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37209

13. Kung Fu Saloon

1921 Division Street, Nashville, TN 37203
Kung Fu Saloon is a gamers paradise, with plenty of indoor and outdoor games to partake in. Those looking to spend some time outside can enjoy giant Jenga, giant Connect Four, cornhole, ping pong, or even the four person seesaw.
1921 Division Street
Nashville, TN 37203

14. Tennessee Brew Works

809 Ewing Ave, Nashville, TN 37203
Tennessee Brew Works is a popular spot for hanging out all year long, but during the warmer months the tiered patio becomes a destination for groups looking to eat, drink, and enjoy games of giant Jenga.
809 Ewing Ave
Nashville, TN 37203

15. Hattie B's Hot Chicken

2222 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204
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The newest Hattie B's location in the Melrose neighborhood offers ample outdoor seating, as well as a lawn area perfect for a game of cornhole.
2222 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204

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16. Von Elrod's Beer Garden & Sausage House

1004 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219
Von Elrod's Beer & Sausage House has a great patio for hanging out and it's made even better with a few outdoor games. Guests can enjoy a game of corn hole or try their hand at "Hammerschlagen," a game where players attempt to hit a nail flush into a stump with one full swing of a hammer.
1004 4th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37219

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