Tootsies Orchid Lounge
Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, a Nashville country music institution and world-famous honky-tonk, has operated across the alley from the Ryman almost continuously since 1960. Its proprietor from 1960 to 1978, Hattie Louise “Tootsie” Bess, bought the lounge called “Mom’s” and named it for herself…
One if the old-time honky tonks. It is said that performers at the Ryman would slip out the back and into Tootsie’s to grab a drink...or two.
You cannot come to Nashville and not stop in at World famous Tootsie Orchid lounge￼! It’s a must if you want to see some great bands play your favorite songs
The world famous Tootsies!! In the heart of downtown right next-door to the Ryman!!
World famous Tootsies is a must visit spot and honkey tonk down Broadway for more of the same
“Looking for crowd pleasing, excellent live music? This venue is located in the midst of Broadway and routinely has the best music. (Insider tip: because the venue is so large, there usually isn't much of a wait either. The stairs in the back lead up to a small second story located above the bar)”
“I haven't been yet (!), but everyone who visits has wonderful things to say about this museum.”
“Yeah its touristy, but the view can't be beat! The inside is very spacious as well. ”
“Home of the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League. Address: 501 Broadway”