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Where to Get Crispy, Saucy Chicken Wings for Takeout and Delivery in Nashville

From traditional flavors like crispy lemon-pepper to strawberry with a kick

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Yes, many people associate Nashville with hot chicken or traditional fried chicken, but saucy and crispy chicken wings are just as prevalent here. And wherever you stand on college football and the future of Saturdays this fall in the South, it’s still possibly to find plenty of cripsy, sauce chicken wings for takeout and delivery throughout Nashville.

With this messy to-do list of traditional chicken wings, plus one cooking up something entirely different for Nashville, all that’s left to do it grab a heap of napkins and get to it.

Have a go-to takeout or delivery wing place not mentioned? Feel free to shout it out in the comments.

*Map is listed geographically, not ranked.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Brother Z's Wang Shack

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1407 Dickerson Pike
Nashville, TN 37207
(615) 228-6970

Brother Z’s Wang Shack is a hidden gem — and those who discover the saucy goods keep coming back for more tender, flavorful wings. Some fan favorites are the garlic pepper and the honey BBQ — also the “mystery sauce”, which provides a mixture of spicy and sweet for post-wing-feast finger-licking. Pickup and delivery options available via Grubhub.

2. Ghot Wingz

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2617 Gallatin Pike
Nashville, TN 37216
(615) 262-9200
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Open since 2005, family-owned Ghot Wingz serves up made-fresh-to-order hot wings in a slew of flavors, from sweet to spicier varieties. Call ahead to order takeout, or get them delivered via GrubHub, Uber Eats, or Postmates.

3. Riverside Grill Shack

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1000 Riverside Dr
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 873-4402

This place may be small, but their wings are mighty. Try the Cajun Dry Rub for a bit of heat, or the Old Bay Maryland Style for a milder variation of seasoned wings. Available for delivery via Postmates.

4. BokBox

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604 Gallatin Ave #203
Nashville, TN 37206

Only on Wednesdays during lunchtime, veteran Nashville chefs Tom Bayless and Dauer Ellis are serving up some of the city’s finest wings. They’re also available on Postmates until they sell out each week. Online ordering is also available for pick-up of the Wednesday wings.

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5. Rocky's Wing Shack

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1601 9th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 498-2808
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At Buena Vista’s wing and soul food shack, order 6, 8, or 10 wings in flavors like lemon pepper or honey hot — or opt for something a little different by selecting the ‘strawberry kick’. If they get too spicy, pair them with a pineapple lemonade or fruit tea. Two pro tips: they post daily features on their Instagram feed, and they’re available for delivery via Uber Eats and Postmates. For takeout, order online or call.

6. Germantown Pub

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708 Monroe St
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 457-2145
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The neighborhood bar’s trifecta sauce and a little Nashville hot rub make for a wow-worthy wing. High-rollers, wing addicts, or party planners can even order 100 for $109.95. Order online for takeout or get them delivered.

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7. Stock & Barrel

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901 Gleaves St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 891-3350
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The Gulch restaurant imported from Knoxville may be known for its burgers and massive whiskey list, but the wings are something else that should not be missed. The move is to order them dry, then dip the fall-off-the-bone, charred wings in the house hot sauce and ranch dressing. Call to order.

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8. Peg Leg Porker BBQ

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903 Gleaves St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 829-6023
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Yep, people tend to remember this place for the ribs, but Peg Leg Porker also offers whole smoked-then-fried chicken wings that emerge perfectly blistered from the fryer. These aren’t those tiny, wimpy wings seen at many places — the significantly larger size and the proprietary rub make these rise to the top. The whole wings have a delicate, crisp skin that bursts open to tender, smoky meat. Place orders online for takeout.

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9. Broadway Brewhouse & Mojo Grill

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1900 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 340-0089
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The long-time Midtown hang offers roasted wings in full or half orders. They’re available for heavy saucing in four levels of traditional flavors and come served with spicy ranch and celery. Call to order takeout.

10. Hillwood Pub

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3736 Annex Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 915-0440
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Found in a shopping center with ample parking, the West Nashville pub has won over many regulars with both its wings and neighborly service. On Wednesday nights wings are $1 a piece, with flavors ranging from traditional buffalo to Thai chili. Call to order takeout.

11. McDougal's Chicken

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2115 Belcourt Ave
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 383-3005
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McDougal’s is so confident in their wings that they put “wings” in their name. Choose between a 6, 12, 18 or 24 piece order and 7 different tossing sauces to create that perfect wing combination. Try their unconventional flavors like “Ole Smoky” and “Citrus Chipotle” if you’re looking to mix things up. They’ve also recently opened a second location on 12th Avenue South for wing-seekers closer to downtown. Call in orders for takeout from your preferred location.

12. Smokin Thighs

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611 Wedgewood Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 601-2582
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Smokin’ Thighs started out as a food truck serving grilled chicken options around Nashville. The now-permanent Wedgewood-Houston space has since become a destination for sports fans because of their wall of TV’s and variety of wings. Smokin Thighs’ serves up grilled wings and thighs with 7 different seasonings, sauces, or rubs to choose from. Online ordering is available for takeout and delivery.

13. Edley's Bar-B-Que

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2706 12th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 953-2951
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Most visit Edley’s for the barbecue, but wing aficionados should be aware that Edley’s has some darn good hot wings. As far as flavors go, choose from classic Edley’s, hot, bbq, or white bbq sauce and a side of sauce. Online ordering is available for takeout from East Nashville, 12 South, and Sylvan Park.

14. M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers

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2535 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 712-8160
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If burgers don’t fit the bill, the wings at M.L.Rose are another crowd-pleasing choice. The east of Melrose sauce is sticky and sweet with a hint of spice and big chunks of garlic to round out the flavor. On the side, have some waffle fries, then ask for a side of zingy tomato-lime ranch. Get them delivered via Postmates or order online for takeout from either location.

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15. Martin's Bar-B-Que

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3108 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 200-1181
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There can’t be a Nashville barbecue map that doesn’t feature Martin’s, but the rapidly expanding staple also makes regular appearances on burger and wing maps. Plenty of choices await when it comes to wings here — from dry rub to tossed to naked. The wings’ smoky bite makes them a favorite for many. Try the dry rub with a side of Alabama white sauce. Other options include crispy wings tossed in devil’s nectar or palmetto gold sauces. Order online for takeout from any location, or find them for delivery on Doordash.

16. WingBasket

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5753 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 832-5400
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A haven for wing-lovers, boneless and regular wings are available here with 12 different sauce options. On Mondays wings are 75 cents each and on Wednesdays you can get boneless wings for 69 cents a piece. Order online or call for takeout in Nashville and in Madison.

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1. Brother Z's Wang Shack

1407 Dickerson Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

Brother Z’s Wang Shack is a hidden gem — and those who discover the saucy goods keep coming back for more tender, flavorful wings. Some fan favorites are the garlic pepper and the honey BBQ — also the “mystery sauce”, which provides a mixture of spicy and sweet for post-wing-feast finger-licking. Pickup and delivery options available via Grubhub.

1407 Dickerson Pike
Nashville, TN 37207

2. Ghot Wingz

2617 Gallatin Pike, Nashville, TN 37216

Open since 2005, family-owned Ghot Wingz serves up made-fresh-to-order hot wings in a slew of flavors, from sweet to spicier varieties. Call ahead to order takeout, or get them delivered via GrubHub, Uber Eats, or Postmates.

2617 Gallatin Pike
Nashville, TN 37216

3. Riverside Grill Shack

1000 Riverside Dr, Nashville, TN 37206

This place may be small, but their wings are mighty. Try the Cajun Dry Rub for a bit of heat, or the Old Bay Maryland Style for a milder variation of seasoned wings. Available for delivery via Postmates.

1000 Riverside Dr
Nashville, TN 37206

4. BokBox

604 Gallatin Ave #203, Nashville, TN 37206
Bokbox Nashville / Instagram

Only on Wednesdays during lunchtime, veteran Nashville chefs Tom Bayless and Dauer Ellis are serving up some of the city’s finest wings. They’re also available on Postmates until they sell out each week. Online ordering is also available for pick-up of the Wednesday wings.

604 Gallatin Ave #203
Nashville, TN 37206

5. Rocky's Wing Shack

1601 9th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208

At Buena Vista’s wing and soul food shack, order 6, 8, or 10 wings in flavors like lemon pepper or honey hot — or opt for something a little different by selecting the ‘strawberry kick’. If they get too spicy, pair them with a pineapple lemonade or fruit tea. Two pro tips: they post daily features on their Instagram feed, and they’re available for delivery via Uber Eats and Postmates. For takeout, order online or call.

1601 9th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208

6. Germantown Pub

708 Monroe St, Nashville, TN 37208
Germantown Pub [Official Photo]

The neighborhood bar’s trifecta sauce and a little Nashville hot rub make for a wow-worthy wing. High-rollers, wing addicts, or party planners can even order 100 for $109.95. Order online for takeout or get them delivered.

708 Monroe St
Nashville, TN 37208

7. Stock & Barrel

901 Gleaves St, Nashville, TN 37203
Delia Jo Ramsey / Eater Nashville

The Gulch restaurant imported from Knoxville may be known for its burgers and massive whiskey list, but the wings are something else that should not be missed. The move is to order them dry, then dip the fall-off-the-bone, charred wings in the house hot sauce and ranch dressing. Call to order.

901 Gleaves St
Nashville, TN 37203

8. Peg Leg Porker BBQ

903 Gleaves St, Nashville, TN 37203
Eddie D./Yelp

Yep, people tend to remember this place for the ribs, but Peg Leg Porker also offers whole smoked-then-fried chicken wings that emerge perfectly blistered from the fryer. These aren’t those tiny, wimpy wings seen at many places — the significantly larger size and the proprietary rub make these rise to the top. The whole wings have a delicate, crisp skin that bursts open to tender, smoky meat. Place orders online for takeout.

903 Gleaves St
Nashville, TN 37203

9. Broadway Brewhouse & Mojo Grill

1900 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203

The long-time Midtown hang offers roasted wings in full or half orders. They’re available for heavy saucing in four levels of traditional flavors and come served with spicy ranch and celery. Call to order takeout.

1900 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203

10. Hillwood Pub

3736 Annex Ave, Nashville, TN 37209

Found in a shopping center with ample parking, the West Nashville pub has won over many regulars with both its wings and neighborly service. On Wednesday nights wings are $1 a piece, with flavors ranging from traditional buffalo to Thai chili. Call to order takeout.

3736 Annex Ave
Nashville, TN 37209

11. McDougal's Chicken

2115 Belcourt Ave, Nashville, TN 37212

McDougal’s is so confident in their wings that they put “wings” in their name. Choose between a 6, 12, 18 or 24 piece order and 7 different tossing sauces to create that perfect wing combination. Try their unconventional flavors like “Ole Smoky” and “Citrus Chipotle” if you’re looking to mix things up. They’ve also recently opened a second location on 12th Avenue South for wing-seekers closer to downtown. Call in orders for takeout from your preferred location.

2115 Belcourt Ave
Nashville, TN 37212

12. Smokin Thighs

611 Wedgewood Ave, Nashville, TN 37203

Smokin’ Thighs started out as a food truck serving grilled chicken options around Nashville. The now-permanent Wedgewood-Houston space has since become a destination for sports fans because of their wall of TV’s and variety of wings. Smokin Thighs’ serves up grilled wings and thighs with 7 different seasonings, sauces, or rubs to choose from. Online ordering is available for takeout and delivery.

611 Wedgewood Ave
Nashville, TN 37203

13. Edley's Bar-B-Que

2706 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204

Most visit Edley’s for the barbecue, but wing aficionados should be aware that Edley’s has some darn good hot wings. As far as flavors go, choose from classic Edley’s, hot, bbq, or white bbq sauce and a side of sauce. Online ordering is available for takeout from East Nashville, 12 South, and Sylvan Park.

2706 12th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204

14. M.L.Rose Craft Beer & Burgers

2535 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37204
M.L.Rose [Official Photo]

If burgers don’t fit the bill, the wings at M.L.Rose are another crowd-pleasing choice. The east of Melrose sauce is sticky and sweet with a hint of spice and big chunks of garlic to round out the flavor. On the side, have some waffle fries, then ask for a side of zingy tomato-lime ranch. Get them delivered via Postmates or order online for takeout from either location.

2535 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37204

15. Martin's Bar-B-Que

3108 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, TN 37212

There can’t be a Nashville barbecue map that doesn’t feature Martin’s, but the rapidly expanding staple also makes regular appearances on burger and wing maps. Plenty of choices await when it comes to wings here — from dry rub to tossed to naked. The wings’ smoky bite makes them a favorite for many. Try the dry rub with a side of Alabama white sauce. Other options include crispy wings tossed in devil’s nectar or palmetto gold sauces. Order online for takeout from any location, or find them for delivery on Doordash.

3108 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37212

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16. WingBasket

5753 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211
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A haven for wing-lovers, boneless and regular wings are available here with 12 different sauce options. On Mondays wings are 75 cents each and on Wednesdays you can get boneless wings for 69 cents a piece. Order online or call for takeout in Nashville and in Madison.

5753 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

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