Retire in Summertown, TN

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Restaurants
1. Shaffer Farms Texas Bar-B-Q

OMG. Best. Brisket. Ever. We had brisket platters. Service was pleasant. Place is charming. Portions generous. Worth the drive. Cornbread fritters are...

2. Mt. Pleasant Grille

I have dined here twice in the past month, once in a Saturday afternoon and once for a Sunday brunch. Both the destination of a relative short distance...

3. Strikers Steakhouse

Best fried pickles I have ever tasted. I come for the pickles and Cesar salad every Tuesday. Great people. Great atmosphere.

4. TJ Smawls

Great burgers and the service was wonderful. Burgers were so juicy and flavorful not one dry bite

5. The Red Rooster

Always friendly service, but they can get busy, overwhelmed, and forgetful. Just be aware is you go during peak hours. Seems to be the place for big groups...

Golf
1. Percy Warner Golf Course

A tremendous value for anyone in Nashville who wants to play golf. It's cheap ($9 for 9 holes, a similar price to a bucket of rocks at any driving range),...

2. Nashville Golf and Athletic Club

My favorite course in Nashville without a question. The front member tees offer a tame 6440 yards while the championship tees offer 7400+! This is...

3. Montgomery Bell State Park

Awesome food and service! Great setting! There is a Great golf course, many trails, close to White Bluff and just Great all around place!

4. Family Golf Center At Hickory Hollow

Friendliest staff ever!! Today, we did the mini golf and the go karting. Both were excellent! It was a hot day and driving those karts really cooled me off....

5. Vanderbilt Legends Club

We've been a member for a year and we love it. The golf course is outstanding. Two championship 18 hole courses that are maintained well. The staff is...

Active
1. Crockett Park

Crockett Park is one of my favorite parks to go to. The easiest and simplest reason is because of how big it is. On one walk, my wife and I saw 2 deer, and...

2. Percy Warner Park

I was blown away by how tranquil this park was even though it was surrounded by city and highway on most sides. The trees and hills do a great job of...

3. Higher Pursuits

Higher Pursuits is great! The owners and staff are all so nice!! This is our favorite place to paddle and their kayak selection is AWESOME!

4. Natchez Trace Parkway

Who would think you could drive 400 miles and not see a gas station or fast food restaurant? Beautiful meandering drive steeped in history ..prehistoric ,...

5. Big Willie's Action Sports

We went kayaking at Percy priest lake. Such a blast! It was a beautiful day for a picnic. We loved doing an outdoor activity out of the hustle and...

Arts
1. Franklin Theatre

Franklin Theatre is such an awesome theater! Movies, shows, concerts! All in the heart of downtown Franklin! It's a gorgeous, classic theater (it opened in...

2. Lotz Civil War House Museum

This tour provides a sense for what it must have been like to experience the battle of Franklin as a Franklin resident. JT was our docent last week. His...

3. Fillin' Station

I have been to this place many times over the years. I am just now getting on Yelp or I would have written a review long before. The ambience is incredible,...

4. Game Galaxy

ONe of the best pinball collection in the United States. Also to add, the prices to play here are so cheap. I highly highly recommend this place if...

5. Travellers' Rest Plantation & Museum

I discovered this place actually from the signs while driving along I-65. I've long been a history buff and was interested in what role Nashville played in...

Shopping
1. Bear Ridge Sporting Goods / Bbq

Quite the place. Nice, clean, and well-kept. Opened in Early 2015. Go in the front door and there is a bbq restaurant on one half with a wall dividing it...

2. Vocal Coach Ree Boado

I've been singing on and off for 20 years. Finally decided to learn and re-learn the right habits, etc. So I searched and found Ree. She taught me great...

3. Ty Alexander's

I personally know the owner Excellent people here Excellent place Dont miss the experience I cant wait to go back

4. Amish Welcome Center

We had a wonderful tour of the Amish community through this business. The tour guide was really respectful to the Amish way of life. It would have been...

5. Burke's Outlet

For a discount department store it's not a very big Burkes. One of the smaller stores and it shows with a lack of selection.

Health
1. Primary Eyecare Group

Personal and professional! Dr. Van Hoven and his whole team and office staff are a joy to visit. They take the time to explain, discuss and reassure your...

2. William E. Conn, O.D

I've got to agree with all the other reviewers thus far - Dr. Conn and his staff are awesome. The only things I can really add that haven't already been...

3. Ballard Vision Associates

Dr. Ballard does a great job explaining everything and showing you what normal looks like in an eye, and what your eye looks like. His staff is amazing and...

4. Lifetime Dentistry

A dentist review is a first for me. I had been going to another local dentist and we had terrible experiences with the billing/account side of the practice,...

5. Moran Laser & Salon

When I moved here from LA, I was absolutely terrified I wasn't going to find quality, reasonably priced hair and med spa services. Here it is, people! All...