Sleep Inn Brentwood - Nashville - Cool Springs
1611 Galleria Blvd.
Brentwood, TN 37027-2926
Phone: (615) 376-2122
Fax: (615) 309-8157
Hibachi-style grilling and fresh ingredients make Shogun Japanese Steak & Sushi a favorite among Nashville diners. Nearly two-dozen tables provide the perfect seating for the evening's show. Choose from many different steak, seafood and chicken dishes and your chef will prepare your meal before your eyes with all the skill and flair of a magician. Steamed rice and grilled vegetables are served with any meal selection. Soups, salads, sushi and sake round out the menu.
Cool Springs is one of the two outlets of Romani's Macaroni Grill in Nashville. Italian food with an American flavor is on the menu, at this popular and casual restaurant. Fresh seafood, chicken and beef are incorporated into large servings of pasta with rich sauces. Salads, fresh bread and delicious desserts complete the meal. The restaurant is across the street from the Cool Springs Galleria Mall, so dining and shopping can be incorporated into your evening.
This ultra-casual eatery is all about seafood and fun. Joe's Crab Shack serves a wide variety of crab, from Alaskan snow crab to Gulf Coast. Sit down at your table and spread out the newspaper, because a meal here is a messy event. Then use the sturdy mallet to crack open your prize. Platters of fresh shrimp, fried and boiled, offer another option from the deep blue ocean.
The Westgate Commons shopping area is getting very crowded these days. There are a dozen or more restaurants competing for your business. The fun atmosphere and delicious food offered at Cozymel's set it apart from the other contenders. You are virtually guaranteed a great meal and a great time every time you stop by. Let's start with the menu. This is traditional Mexican food—enchiladas, tamales, burritos, etc. served American style. That means you get lots of free salsa and chips before your meal, and enormous portions of whatever you order. The bar is ready to quench your thirst with 10 different margaritas!
Rather than falling prey to the cliché of being a romantic Italian restaurant, Amerigo is one every member of your family will like to dine at. The food is a blend of traditional cuisine and modern influences, with something to please every palate. Appetizers like cheese fritters and PEI mussels in garlic wine broth make way for scrumptious entrées like chicken Tuscany, flame-grilled salmon filet, prime sirloin and more. A gluten-free menu is available and a wine list is also offered.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Although there are many restaurants at the CoolSprings Galleria, few are as effective in banishing those post-shopping-spree hunger pangs as is Buca di Beppo. Situated just outside the mall, this eatery has large portions of delicious Italian fare to offer you, and is a great spot for a meal with a large group. You and your group can feast on spicy chicken rigatoni, cheese manicotti, Chianti-braised short ribs, chicken limone and many more scrumptious dishes, followed by delectable desserts like tiramisu and homemade cheesecake.
Spiral sliced and glazed hams are the specialty at this sandwich shop that serves a wide assortment of fresh made sandwiches, side items, and desserts. They are open Monday through Saturday for lunch and early dinner; closed on Sundays.
Jasmine is an amazingly classy little Thai restaurant with a very unassuming storefront façade. You would never know from its strip-mall location that you are about to entire a delightfully romantic, cloth-napkin establishment with terrific service and affordable prices. The décor includes tastefully displayed artifacts of Southeast Asia and an attention to detail which is expressed in everything from the flatware to the plating. Although the menu doesn't say it, most entrees come with a very yummy spring roll, so you might want to ask before you order the appetizer. - Lynn-nore Chittom
Wild Ginger is the finest Asian fusion option in Nashville and one of the best independent restaurants in the Cool Springs area. While the menu includes a wide variety of scrumptious entrees ranging from roasted blue marlin to rib eye, the majority of guests come for the tapas and the sushi. Wild Ginger has one of the most extensive sushi menus around, and customers often come back just to try another delicious combination. For coastal sushi fans, take heart: the ingredients at Wild Ginger are amazingly fresh and flavorful, despite their land-locked location. To truly appreciate all that Wild Ginger has to offer, hire a babysitter for the afternoon or evening, relax and enjoy. - Lynn-nore Chittom
Basil Asian Bistro is the perfect spot for Thai food fans, sushi lovers and tofu fanatics. The ambiance is delightfully upscale with white linen tablecloths and soft lighting, while the food is bold in flavor and full of color. The sushi and sushi appetizers make for a delicious starter or a stand-alone meal. The panang, green curry and red curry entrees - all of which are available in chicken, pork or beef - demonstrate the subtle and wonderful use of chili peppers, coconut milk or Thai basil in perfectly executed Thai dishes. Beyond the atmosphere and cuisine, the service at Basil Asian helps to make this bistro one of the best in Nashville. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Criallos Restaurant & Bar offers one of the best dining experiences in the Cool Springs shopping district. Located in an unassuming strip mall, Criallo's is a diamond hiding in the rough. This fabulous little bistro is a delightfully classy respite from the business of life. Delicious entrees from Chef Jose, coupled with a glass of wine and live piano or jazz make dinner and drinks at Criallo's particularly relaxing and romantic. The ambiance and vibe at Criallo's is particularly attractive to the sophisticated, young, business crowd. To spice things up, Criallo's sometimes offers a special evening of small samplers and wine tasting. Call for more information. -Lynn-nore Chittom