Virago

1126 McGavock St NashvilleTN37203
Open
Sunday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Monday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Tuesday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Wednesday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Thursday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Friday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Saturday
5:00pm-11:59pm
Payment Methods: Visa, MasterCard
Average Rating
4
Total Reviews
(134)
Recommended 0
Not Recommended 0
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As an original pioneer of the blossoming Nashville restaurant & food scene, Virago is the gold standard for Asian fusion and Sushi. Virago continues to justify its national acclaim as amongst the nation’s best by satiating savvy diners with its artistic cuisine, creative mixology, and sixty label sake list.

Virago’s perennially awarded “Best Sushi” set in the “Best Interior Design” creates an...
by opentable on February 13, 2017 from opentable

Tips

When to Go:
Escape the crowds--go for sushi on Monday. No worries--the restaurant gets fresh fish delivered seven days a week.
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch
Where to Sit:
Large parties order sushi and share small plates at Table 410, a non-smoking spot that regulars and staff call "The Runway."
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch

Editorial Reviews

Once you step inside the front the door at Virago, things begin to feel far more LA than Nashville. The trendy postmodern interior design creates a polished setting for saki-bombing. Popular starters include the shrimp and scallop ceviche, Thai lobster shooters, and the crab and shrimp dumplings. From here, you can either dive into the sushi menu or veer to the rice and noodle offerings or...
by blackbookmag on April 19, 2012 from blackbookmag
Virago Restaurant Review:
Virago was a premier place to be seen in its old home in Nashville’s Midtown, but a move in 2010 to the burgeoning Gulch neighborhood has upped its status even more among seekers of fashionable company. The quality of the sushi is high for this part of the country, and you can order unadorned rolls or sashimi with confidence. There’s plenty of fun to be had with rolls like the Crazy Monkey,...
by gayot on November 04, 2011 from gayot
While we still raise an eyebrow at this restaurant’s name (why name a hipster haunt after a bossy woman?) we’re mostly just glad to see that the ambitious cuisine isn't secondary to the glitzy, much-hyped social scene. Noteworthy Asian-inspired dishes continue to issue forth from the sushi bar and the kitchen, but most of the patrons choose to drink, flirt and mingle. Look for stone steak...
by gayot on July 09, 2007 from gayot
Hot restaurant off Music Row combines a hip scene and inventive fusion fare.:
In Short
The ultra-trendy Virago is part sushi bar, part late-night drink destination and part upscale restaurant. The middle room, with its cozy S-shaped bar, is a see-and-be-seen...
by by Contributor at Citysearch on July 25, 2006 from Citysearch

Information from the business

**Maki Sake Monday - Half Price Sushi and 2-for-1 Sake/Cocktails: EVERY MONDAY**
**$6 "Raw Deals" Happy Hour: EVERY MON-FRIDAY, 5:00-7:00 PM**

CUISINE AS ART - As an original pioneer of the blossoming Nashville restaurant and food scene, Virago is the gold standard for Asian fusion and Sushi. Virago continues to justify its national acclaim as amongst the nation’s best by satiating savvy...
by facebook on December 19, 2013 from facebook