10 Best Karaoke Bars In Nashville, Tennessee

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Nashville is the largest city in Tennessee and is one of the biggest music cities in the country. Nashville is home to plenty of music labels and studios, artists and music professionals, and several styles of music like country and bluegrass. It practically made a name for itself on its music talents and music venues not to mention the sheer amount of music festivals that occur on a yearly basis in Nashville. The city is a haven for fun and music lovers. Planning a visit soon? Be sure to check out some bed and breakfasts and hotels near nightlife in Nashville for your accommodation needs. Then read below for some of these best karaoke bars in Nashville, Tennessee.

1. Lonnie's Western Room

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Posted by Lonnie's Western Room on Wednesday, March 14, 2018

If you’re a karaoke enthusiast then you probably already have heard of Lonnie’s Western Room. But if you haven’t, Lonnie’s is one of those hole-in-the-wall bars that has barely changed since it opened in the late 80s - and that’s the way the locals like it. Lonnie’s is so iconic around Nashville that celebrities, from Jimmy Fallon to Dale Earnhardt Jr., have come here to sing their favorite songs. Lonnie’s Western Room is open until late at night and the music never stops.

Lonnie's Western Room

Address: Lonnie’s Western Room

Website: Lonnie’s Western Room

Opening hours: 6pm - 3am (daily)

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2. Ms. Kelli's Karaoke Bar

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After Party tonight at Ms. Kelli’s!! The stage is our end zone!! No Cover Charge!! Must be 21 to...

Posted by Ms. Kelli's Karaoke Bar on Monday, December 30, 2019

If you’re looking for fun things to do at night in Nashville, Ms. Kelli’s Karaoke Bar is the perfect place to be. The bar is low-key and offers tons of choices for songs, beers, and delicious pub food.

Ms. Kelli’s Karaoke Bar is in the bustling Arts District and is clean, friendly, and a perfect place to party on a budget. The beers are cheap and the song list is enormous - the only downside to Ms. Kelli’s Karaoke Bar is choosing what to drink and what to sing.

Ms. Kelli's Karaoke Bar

Address: 207 Printers Alley, Nashville, TN 37201, United States

Website: Ms. Kelli’s Karaoke Bar

Opening hours: 8pm - 3am (daily)

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3. WannaB's Karaoke Bar

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Posted by WannaB's Karaoke Nashville on Friday, June 4, 2021

Located in the downtown core of the city, WannaB’s Karaoke Bar is a stone’s throw away from many nightlife locations and live music clubs in Atlanta. The bar is recognizable by its bright neon sign outside and the music you can hear playing from outside on the street.

This karaoke bar in Downtown Nashville is exactly the kind of karaoke experience any wanna-be singer is looking for. They have a catalog of over 200,000 songs, delicious bar food, and an extensive and affordable drink list.

WannaB's Karaoke Bar

Address: 305 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201, United States

Website: WannaB’s Karaoke Bar

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 6pm - 3am; Fri - Sat: 11am - 3am; Sun: 12pm - 3am

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4. Wild Beaver Saloon

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Priding itself on being the “best dam saloon in town”, Wild Beaver Saloon is a place where you go to a party, have a few too many drinks, and then sing your favorite karaoke songs along with everyone else. The drinks are reasonably priced, and there is a large catalog of songs available to choose from for karaoke.

Wild Beaver Saloon, which is located right in the middle of downtown, has a hip mountain lodge aesthetic going on with its interior design.

Wild Beaver Saloon

Address: 212 Commerce St, Nashville, TN 37201, United States

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 5pm - 1am; Fri: 5pm - 3am; Sat: 1pm - 3am; Sun: 5pm - 12am

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5. Santa's Pub

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Santa’s Pub is a weird, little bar that is unknown to most locals. But those that do know of Santa’s Pub, know it is a truly unique place. Santa’s Pub is located inside a trailer and brings in some famous faces and karaoke lovers alike. The bar is decorated with Christmas lights and knick-knacks and since they are open until 3am they tend to attract a crowd of people who are most likely after-party-goers.

If you’re looking for a bar with elaborate cocktails, bar food, and imported beer, this is not the place. Santa’s Pub is a cash-only bar that serves 2-USD beers and allows smoking inside. Its laidback energy is exactly why people love it here.

Santa's Pub

Address: 2225 Bransford Ave, Nashville, TN 37204, United States

Opening hours: 4pm - 3am (daily)

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6. Fran's East Side

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The location of Fran’s East Side used to be (perhaps ironically) a beauty salon. Despite that Fran’s East Side has been around since the 1970s and the cash-only bar reflects that. The bar used to be located in a rougher part of town but the area was cleaned up.

While the places around Fran’s modernized, Fran’s has remained as a place where the working-class people of Nashville can grab a beer, play some pool, and enjoy each other’s company as well as have a sing-along or two.

Fran's East Side

Address: 2105 Greenwood Avenue. Nashville, TN 37206 United States

Website: Fran’s East Side

Opening hours: Mon - Tue: 9am - 12pm; Wed - Sat: 9am - 3am; Sun: 12pm - 3am

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7. AJ's Good Time Bar

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AJ’s Good Time Bar is an establishment that delivers what it promises - a good time! Located in the heart of the city, the bar is on Lower Broadway and just a stone’s throw away from the legendary Ryman Theater and Country Music Hall of Fame. This private karaoke bar in Nashville brings the fun of an authentic honky-tonk to a modern multi-floor bar that features live music, karaoke, as well as a wide selection of beer and bar food.

AJ's Good Time Bar

Address: 421 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203, United States

Website: AJ’s Good Time Bar

Opening hours: 11am - 2:30am (daily)

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8. Winners Bar & Grill

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Posted by Winners Bar and Grill Nashville on Friday, July 2, 2021

Winners Bar & Grill is everything you want for a fun night out. The bar is a local favorite and serves a great and delicious menu of food items as well as a wide array of bourbons, whiskeys, and beer. Winners Bar & Grill is a part sports bar, part karaoke bar, and part live music venue so whether you’re here to sing your favorite songs or listen to someone else play a few tunes, Winners Bar & Grill is the spot to be.

Winners Bar & Grill

Address: 1913 Division St, Nashville, TN 37203, United States

Website: Winners Bar & Grill

Opening hours: 11am - 10:30pm (daily)

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9. Corner Bar At Elliston Place

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Located at Elliston Place, this bar offers a lot of variety of things to do and a range of drinks and food. The unassuming bar has an outdoor patio space for drinking and eating as well as live music and a karaoke area. Every day of the week, there is something going on here from free poker to open pool tables.

Corner Bar At Elliston Place is a relaxing kind of bar where you can just enjoy a few drinks with some friends or hit the stage and sing your favorite karaoke song.

Corner Bar At Elliston Place

Address: 2200 Elliston Pl, Nashville, TN 37203, United States

Opening hours: 3pm - 3am (daily)

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10. The Lipstick Lounge

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The Lipstick Lounge is one of Nashville’s best LGBT-friendly establishments and welcomes anyone to come to hang out for a day and have some of their signature cocktails. With great events going on throughout the week like bar trivia and of course karaoke, The Lipstick Lounge treats everyone like family. It’s also one of the best places to enjoy live music in Nashville. Dance, sing the night away, or simply relax on the outdoor patio and enjoy this quaint little bar.

The Lipstick Lounge

Address: 1400 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206, United States

Website: The Lipstick Lounge

Opening hours: Tue - Fri: 5pm - 1am; Sat: 10am - 3pm; Sun: 10am - 1am (closed on Mon)

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Nashville is a city with a large and ever-expanding live music atmosphere. From legendary theaters and music venues to the Country Music Hall of Fame, Nashville thrives on live music. Be a part of that tradition! Hit up any of these amazing karaoke bars and sing your heart out.

Complete your getaway and visit some rooftop bars and piano bars in Nashville as well!

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