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The Heart of Our Community: Celebrating Local Eats

As a locally owned builder deeply invested in the growth and vibrancy of our community, we’re shining a spotlight on the cornerstone of local culture and economy—our locally owned restaurants. Supporting local businesses is more than a catchphrase; it’s a commitment to nurturing the unique character and sustainability of our hometowns.


Why Shop Local?

When you dine at locally owned restaurants, you do more than just enjoy a meal; you contribute to the local economy, help create jobs, and promote community well-being. Local businesses recycle a large share of their revenue back into the local economy, enriching the whole community. Moreover, these establishments add a unique flavor and charm, offering experiences and tastes that can’t be found elsewhere.


Spotlight on Local Favorites:

C.R. Noodle House Lao & Thai Restaurant, La Vergne

Nestled in La Vergne, C.R. Noodle House offers an authentic blend of Lao and Thai cuisines. Patrons rave about the “fresh spring rolls with shrimp” and the “chicken pad Thai noodles,” describing them as must-try dishes. The restaurant is celebrated for its inviting atmosphere and the warmth of its staff, making every dining experience memorable. A customer mentioned, “The food is amazing, the atmosphere is warm and inviting, definitely a must-try place”​​.

492 Reviews on Google 4.6 Rating


Sorelles Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria, Eagleville

Sorelles, a gem in Eagleville, serves Italian cuisine that brings a slice of Italy to Tennessee. Customers can’t get enough of their “chicken cutlet parmigiana” and “fettuccine Alfredo.” Reviewers highlight the cozy ambiance and the genuine hospitality that makes you feel like part of the family. A review noted, “Absolutely blown away by the service and the food was so good!”​​.

425 Reviews on Google 4.7 Rating


Breaking Bread, Smyrna

Breaking Bread in Smyrna is renowned for its Southern comfort food. With favorites like “turkey & dressing with gravy” and “green beans,” it’s a go-to for those seeking the warmth of home-cooked meals. Diners often mention the restaurant’s welcoming vibe and the exceptional taste that keeps them coming back. “Hands down the BEST comfort food in Smyrna!” one review exclaims​​.

356 Reviews on Google 4.6 Rating


The Alley on Main, Murfreesboro

A Murfreesboro favorite, The Alley on Main, is known for its array of delicious dishes served in a cozy, inviting setting. The restaurant’s dedication to quality and service shines through in rave reviews. Patrons frequently praise their “hand cut steaks” and the personalized experience offered. “The meals are prepared with care, and the staff makes you feel welcomed,” shares a satisfied diner​​.

1,901 Reviews on Google 4.6 Rating


By choosing to dine at local establishments, we do more than satisfy our appetites—we foster a sense of community and contribute to the local economy. These restaurants are not just places to eat; they are pillars of the community, offering unique flavors and experiences that define the essence of our local culture. Let’s continue to support and celebrate them, for in doing so, we invest in the heart and soul of our community.

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