Since opening in June of 2001, the restaurant continues to buzz thanks to incredible neighborhood support and critical praise. Margot Café & Bar has been featured prominently in The Nashville Scene, The City Paper, Nashville Lifestyles, The Tennessean, NY Times and the London Telegraph. National Press for the restaurant includes National Geographic’s Traveler magazine, Southern Living and USA Today. The restaurant was voted Best New Restaurant for 2001 by the Nashville Scene, Best Restaurant for 2002 on Nashville Citysearch, and Best of Nashville 2005 - 2009: Best Restaurant, Best Chef and Best Brunch.  Margot Café was voted Best Restaurant for the sixth year in a row, as well as Most Romantic Restaurant in the Nashville Scene’s 2010 Best of Nashville Readers Poll.  In 2012, the restaurant was featured again in the New York Times & The Wall Street Journal.  Most recently, Chef Margot McCormack has been featured on, where they referred to her as "The Alice Waters of Nashville", and also in a front page article in the Nashville Scene on influential women in the food business.

June 2016: Style Blueprint Celebrates 15 Years of Margot Cafe & Bar

Thanks to everyone for 15 great years in East Nashville! Here's to many more to come.

June 2016: The Tennessean "Margot Set the Stage for Fine Dining in Nashville

Thanks to the Tennessean for the great article!

June 2016: Menu Sampler Gallery in The Tennessean Online

Hungry yet? You will be!


June 2016: Margot Cafe Makes Tennessean's "25 Best Restaurants" List

Here's to #6!


May 2016: Margot Named on Nashville Lifestyles Best Restaurants List

Check out #5!


February 3, 2015: Margot Named One of Nashville Lifestyle's "Most Romantic Restaurants"

We bring the romance at Margot cafe. Everyday. Thanks Nashville Lifestyles for the love!…/nashvilles-most-romant…


Already found the apple of your eye? Fuel the passion at one of Nashville most romantic tables.. ...



February 21: Margot Cafe & East Nashville Mentioned In "America's Coolest Neighborhoods"

Nice mention of a certain restaurant in an old gas station smack dab in the middle of one of the "coolest neighborhoods" in the country..…/coolest-neighborhoods-in-america…


There's plenty cool around this country.


March 12, 2015: Margot & Marche among Best East Nashville Restaurants

Thanks for the love Tastemade! Glad to call the Eastside home to our restaurant family!…/nashville-best-east-restaurants


The bridges in and out can get heavy on game nights but here are 7 great reasons to trek on over to Nashville's newest food-loving area. The sun and our appetites rise in the EAST!


March 20, 2015: Margot Cafe in The Tennessean

Connie Britton of ABC's 'Nashville' says the real-life city's restaurant scene has exploded lately

April 7, 2015: Margot in Washington Post

Well, the love for the Eastside keeps coming! Nice mention of Margot & Marche in the Washington Post along with Mas Tacos, Olive & Sinclair, I Dream of Weenie, Five Points Pizza, The Idea Hatchery, High Garden Teas and more! We love our neighbors & our neighborhood!…/c23c3548-dd38-11e4-b6d7-b9b…


A trip to Nashville wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the honky-tonks of lower Broadway and a pilgrimage to the “mother church of country music,” the Ryman...


April 9, 2015: Margot named "Best Place" to Celebrate an Anniversary by the Nashville Scene

Thanks to the Nashville Scene for naming us one of the best places to celebrate an anniversary. Whatever your reason for dining with us, whether a night out without the kids, a weeknight out with friends, or a solo dinner at the bar, we strive to make any occasion special.…/a-love-story-told-…/Content…

Whether you're in a new relationship, planning a proposal, trying to survive a messy breakup (or trying to instigate one), here are some of Nashville's...



April 23, 2015: Canadian Love for Margot Cafe & Bar

Some love for Marche & Margot from Canada, eh?

We'll take it!



NASHVILLE — A trip to Nashville wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the honky-tonks of lower Broadway and a pilgrimage to the “mother church of...



April 29, 2015: Chef de Cuisine Ryan Bernhardt on Lightning 100

Did you catch Chef de Cuisine Ryan on Lightning 100 today? If, not, we have you covered right here...

Roasted Chicken with Kale & Rhubarb Salad for the roasted chicken: one, under 4 pound fryer chicken, cut into breasts, legs, and thighs. (save the backs and wing tips for chicken stock) salt and pepper oil for the pan. for the salad: +/- 3 ounces of kale, baby or white russian a piece of rhubarb …



July 7, 2015: Margot Named one of Eater's Essential Nashville Restaurants

Check out this month's Eater 18 and some love for MC&B.. Thanks for including us on this list of "Essential Nashville Restaurants"! Such an honor and with such good company.…/best-nashville-restaurants-18


These restaurants are not to be missed.


July 29, 2015: Thrillist features Margot Cafe & Bar

Thanks for the mention, Thrillist! And to you reading the article.. You are perfectly welcome at Margot in that mentioned tshirt..

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September2, 2015 Margot featured in LA Travel Magazine

Nice mention of us, Etch & Husk Nashville in LA Travel Magazine! Come on out Left Coasters!



December 2015 VacationIdea Dream Vacation Magazine

Thanks for including us in you "17 Best Things to do in Nashville"


January, 2016: Margot included in Maneet Chauhan's Favorite Restaurants in Nashville

Best Place for a date night..or any night!

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