What is the Wildhorse Saloon?

The world-famous Wildhorse Saloon is a 25-year-old (as of 2019) restaurant and bar, live music venue and events space in the heart of downtown Nashville. It is the only venue in Nashville that offers complimentary daily line dance lessons.

If I have questions who would I contact?

You can reach the host stand at (615) 902-8233, or our box office at (615) 902-8211.

Is it 21+?

The Wildhorse welcomes all ages Sunday through Thursday, and until 10:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. After 10:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, guests must be 21-years-old or older.

Are animals/pets allowed inside?

Only service animals are allowed inside the Wildhorse.

Does the Wildhorse offer outdoor or rooftop dining?

No. Currently, the Wildhorse offers indoor dining only.

Is the building handicap accessible?

Yes. We have 2 guest elevators that are accessible to the entry level of the Wildhorse.

What are the hours of operation?

Please visit the calendar on our website (http://wildhorsesaloon.com/calendar) to view our daily hours of operation. Note that the Wildhorse does occasionally close for private events. We highly recommend checking the calendar prior to your visit. The restaurant most often opens at 11:00 AM and closes at 10:00 PM.

Do you sell gift certificates?

Yes, the Wildhorse offers gift cards in any denomination. To purchase, please inquire with our host stand or your server.

Does the Wildhorse offer a military discount?

Yes. In addition to a waived cover charge, a 10% discount is available to active duty and reserve military personnel as well as veterans. Please inquire with your server upon being seated.

Where do I park?

Utilizing a ride share service is highly encouraged. If you plan to drive, there are several paid parking garages within easy walking distance from the Wildhorse. To see parking garage locations, fees, hours of operation and more, visit: https://www.parkitdowntown.com. Metered parking spaces are also available across the downtown area. Please note that shuttles from the Opryland area run several times daily and drop off in front of the Wildhorse. Round-trip, one-day passes start at $20.00 per person. For pricing and schedules, please call (615) 889-1000.

When can I line dance?

Complimentary line dance lessons are offered throughout the day. Please visit the daily entertainment schedule on our website for approximate times. All times are tentative. Guests are encouraged to walk out to the dance floor, receive line dance instruction and practice what they’ve learned to music. Each lesson lasts approximately 15 minutes. If you’re interested in booking a private or performance line dance, please email ryan.jensen@wildhorsesaloon.com.

Does the Wildhorse accept reservations?

Yes, reservations for up to eight (8) can be made through Opentable. Otherwise, guests are seated on a first-come, first-served basis.

I’m celebrating a special occasion at the Wildhorse. Can I bring in my own cake or other dessert and is there a cutting fee?

Congratulations! While the health department prohibits outside food and beverage, we are more than happy to make a cake or cupcake for you.

I’m celebrating a special occasion at the Wildhorse. Can I get a shout out from the stage?

We cannot guarantee we’ll be able to accommodate these types of requests. Please inquire directly with the venue upon arrival.

I’m interested in speaking with someone about booking a private space for a corporate event, wedding rehearsal, or other gathering. Who do I speak with?

The Wildhorse has many options to accommodate your large party. We would love to speak with you about your needs. Please contact our Sales department by phone at (615) 902-8225 or email brittney.bell@gaylordhotels.com.

What about live music and concerts?

Please visit the calendar on our website to view our daily live entertainment schedule and learn about upcoming concerts and other events.

Does the Wildhorse have merchandise for sale?

Yes. Souvenir glassware is available for purchase. Please inquire with your server or bartender for options and pricing. We also offer an online retail store, as well as a dedicated gift shop adjacent to the Wildhorse.

I am a musician interested in playing at the Wildhorse. Who should I contact?

Please send a detailed email to promotions@wildhorsesaloon.com

I am interested in employment with the Wildhorse. How do I learn about openings and apply?

Please visit our employment site HERE.

I believe I left something behind during my visit. How do I determine if my lost belonging is at the Wildhorse?

You can call (615) 902-8285.

I’d like to review my Wildhorse experience. Where can I leave a review?

We welcome and encourage guest feedback. Please share your experience with us on Trip Advisor, Google, or Facebook.


Reservations are accepted via Open Table for tables up to 8. We do not accept reservations Friday-Sunday.

Group Bookings

Parties of 12 or more are encouraged to arrive before 6pm Monday-Thursday and before 5pm Friday-Sunday. Large groups are strongly encouraged to contact our Sales Team for a Group Booking, subject to food & beverage minimums.