How Nashville Is Becoming an Inclusive Magnet for Women Chefs and Restaurant Owners

When chef Maneet Chauhan, also of Chopped and Iron Chef fame, was deciding where to open her restaurant, she chose Nashville. That was partially because of Margot McCormick and Deb Paquette, two female chefs and entrepreneurs who raised the culinary bar in Nashville. “When I came here, it was easy to see who were the […]

The Women-Owned Restaurants in Nashville You Should Know About

When chef Maneet Chauhan picked Nashville to open her own restaurant, post-TV stardom from Food Network’s Iron Chef, she picked Nashville because, in her view, all of the food pioneers there were women. With that in mind, here is a rundown on the 10 essential women-led restaurants in Music City. This list includes a cross-section […]