Fifty-First Kitchen & Bar
Fifty-First Kitchen & Bar
Farm Fresh and Local Ingredients with Italian Flare

Welcome to Fifty- First Kitchen & Bar located in Nashville's hottest new neighborhood, The Nations.  Our inviting atmosphere features cozy indoor seating, neighborhood bar, covered front porch dining and a patio that's perfect for a social happy hour.  Inside the kitchen, Chef Francisco Vito has created a seasonal menu featuring local, fresh, farm-to-table ingredients in every dish that showcase American favorites with Italian flare.

Your experience at Fifty-First will be met with a smile, warmed with hospitality, and filled with great food and drink.



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Some of Our Favorites —


Squid Ink Cavatelli

royal red shrimp, heirloom tomato, white anchovy, capers, basil   17


Chicken Liver Mousse

Charcuterie Menu favorite. Served with peach jam, arugula salad atop sourdough toast  


BCF Steak

BCF steak, fairy tale eggplant, sweet onion, horseradish gremolata   19


Contact us to design a menu for your next special event! 





BCF Pork Belly

BCF pork belly, caponata, pistachio pesto  16



with yellow roma beans, panchetta, calabrian chili, pecorino romano   15


Gulf Red Snapper

green tomato, preserved lemon, citrus, dill   20




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5104 Illinois Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
@the corner of 51st Ave North & Illinois Ave



Monday - Thursday: 4:30pm- 9pm
Friday & Saturday: 4:30pm- 10 pm
Bar: 4:30pm
Happy Hour: Monday- Friday 4:30- 7pm
Closed Sunday



(615) 712-6111