Lattes? Cappucinos? Or Plain Ol’ Cup of Joe?
music businessNashville, Tennessee is known for a lot of things, and chief among them might be the booming music business. From mega stars like Jack White and the Black Keys to Keith Urban and Kings of Leon, plenty of musical heavyweights call Nashville home and frequent the local businesses regularly.
One thing that stars and common folks alike can agree on the importance of? A delicious cup of coffee, of course. Nashville hosts plenty of fantastic coffee stops that are favorites of our dense population of music business stars. The next time you’re in town, stop in at one of the coffee shops on our list and see if you can spot a famous musician chilling in the corner with a latte foam moustache.
The Frothy Monkey has quickly become one of the most popular destinations in Nashville for both coffee drinkers and non-coffee drinkers. The atmosphere is decidedly chill and the menu is chock full of organic, specialty items. The customer service is also exceptional, with friendly faces and funny jokes waiting for every interaction you have with a Frothy Monkey employee. To learn more about the Froth, check out this video chronicling the coffee house’s new location in Franklin, just a short drive down the interstate from Nashville.
This coffee stop serves specialty coffees and teas in a relaxed comfortable atmosphere with made-in-house sandwiches and salads to help hit the hunger spots. They’re also famous for serving up artisan chocolate and serving an especially delectable latte. No wonder the stars stop in for their fuel up.
Fido, in Hillsboro Village, is central to some of the coolest hangouts near downtown, including the Belcourt Theatre and BookMan/BookWoman. Fido works as equal parts casual restaurant and relaxed coffee house, with outdoor seating right on 21st Avenue and a large selection of specialty drinks that are both delicious and good for a shot of energy during draggy afternooons.
The Jam is a different kind of place to relax, with its retro-inspired theme and vintage vibes found everywhere from the furniture to the decorations. They offer over 30 kinds of loose-leaf teas, as well as specialty coffee drinks and beautiful latte art.
Wherever you go in Nashville to get your caffeine fuel-up, there’s always a chance you’ll spot one of our many music business mammoths. You might even get to find out what they ordered.