The most creative deli in Nashville is Mitchell’s Delicatessen (1402 McGavock Pk., 615/262-9862, Tues.–Sat. 7 a.m.–7 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.–4 p.m., $5–9). Order the roasted lamb and raita; a Vietnamese-style creation with pork, liver pate, and veggies; or a BLT fit for a king. Breakfast is served until 11 a.m., and there is also a daily menu of soups and hot plate specials. Stop here for top-notch bread, cheese, and meats for your own sandwiches, too.
© Susanna Henighan Potter from Moon Tennessee, 5th Edition