The Bell Buckle Cafe in Historic Bell Buckle, TN

Delicious southern cooked food! Nice atmosphere.


MONDAY          10:30 am-2:00 pm

TUESDAY         10:30 am-8:00 pm

WEDNESDAY  10:30 am-8:00 pm

THURSDAY      10:30 am-8:00 pm

FRIDAY              10:30 am-9:00 pm

SATURDAY       10:30 am-9:00 pm

SUNDAY            11:00 am-5:00 pm

Come see historic town of Bell Buckle, TN! Visit our shops, have some ice cream and make a good memory!

We offer take-out and catering! Call 931-389-9693



About Us


Welcome to the Bell Buckle Cafe in historical, Bell Buckle, TN!

Rated in the top 10 restaurants to visit in the state of Tennessee by “ONLY IN YOUR STATE !!”

This sweet small town has a cafe that's worthy of all  sorts of accolades. Enjoy a platter of comfort food with a side of  southern hospitality, why don't ya? Casual and very popular, their  burgers and pizza come highly recommended. 

The Bell Buckle Cafe´ is located in historical Bell  Buckle, TN a town of 450 people that lies between Nashville and  Chattanooga. The Bell Buckle Cafe on Railroad Square is fast becoming  the heart for music, artisan and great food from all over Middle  Tennessee. 

You should visit us during your time in Bell Buckle  while shopping the several antique and speciality stores in the charming  downtown area.

Considering the delicious home-style food, isn’t it time you visited the cafe?


Close to home, but a world away!

The  delightful small town of Bell Buckle dates back to 1852, established by  local merchant A.D. Fugitt. Today, it’s a thriving arts community and  home of The Webb School, a renowned preparatory academy. Downtown Bell  Buckle has charming rows of eclectic shops, eateries and colorful  down-home festivals.

 Celebrated every year in Bell Buckle is the R.C. & MoonPie Festival,  featuring bluegrass music, dancing and a parade. You willl love the  Bell Buckle Cafe & Music Parlor’s prize-winning hickory-smoked BBQ,  hand-squeezed lemonade and down-home cooking specials served seven days a  week. The Bell Buckle Cafe is fast becoming a center for musical talent  from all over Middle Tennessee. Every Saturday, a radio show is  recorded live from the cafe, 1-3 p.m., and broadcast on WLIJ 1580AM.  There’s live music on Fri. & Sat., 6:30-9 p.m.

 Whether you are looking for a weekend excursion or to plan an awesome  vacation full of unique venues and rich heritage, why not start your  trip in Bell Buckle, TN. Bell Buckle is part of the Jack Trail, one of  the 16 regional trails in Discover Tennessee Trails & Byways, your  pass to the backroads that will help you discover what lies off the  beaten path in Tennessee.  


Take us home with you!

We have carry-out, please give us a call and bring Bell Buckle Cafe's home-style meal home with you.

Live Music

J. Gregory Jamboree hosted by Roger Huffman

Every Saturday from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

enjoy our local music from the surrounding area of Bell Buckle and Nashville that is broadcasted live on WLIJ 1380 AM!


Contact Us

16 Railroad Sq E Bell Buckle, TN 37020

(931) 389-9693

WE ARE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS: July 4th, December 24th, 25th & 26th

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1st