Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, a Nashville country music institution and world-famous honky-tonk, has operated across the alley from the Ryman almost continuously since 1960. Featuring outstanding music and a wonderful hometown vibe, Tootsies Orchid Lounge is one of Nashville’s most iconic honky tonks. Tootsies has an incredible history; performers have taken the stage for over sixty years in hopes of being discovered. Tootsies features a fabulous deck for lunch and great bars for dinner. With multiple bands playing at once, you have your choice of music. Drop by Tootsies for a great time with authentic entertainment.