Driven by seasonality and the pursuit of product-sourcing excellence, M Street's cucina remains in motion. Balanced by finesse and power, Moto's spectrum stretches from lighter, fresh fare to the savory and indulgent. From the bar, Moto features an award-winning wine list with special focus on selections by the glass “enoteca style,” while our mixologists infuse Italian classics with fresh imagination. From romantic dinners for two to larger special event dining, Moto’s seductive ambiance and private room options make every occasion a celebration of food, drink, and life. Saluti!


Make a Reservation

Reservations recommended, walk-ins welcome
Please call 615-736-5305 for parties of 11 or more

The Best Italian Restaurant in Every State
— Love Food
Best Italian, Wine List + Date Night
— Nashville Lifestyles
Best Wine Bars in Nashville
— Nashville Guru

Hours & Info

Weekly hours

Sun-Mon — 5 pm-10 pm
Tues-Thurs — 5 pm-10 pm, Bar ‘til 11 pm
Fri-Sat — 5 pm-11 pm, Bar ‘til midnight

Wed, Nov. 13th — 4:30 pm-11 pm

Happy Hour

Every Day — 5 pm-7 pm
$9 each / select bubbles, wine and food (bar only)

Dress Code

Business casual

Corkage fee

$50 per bottle
$75 per bottle for in-house selections


1120 McGavock Street
Nashville, TN 37203

Event Dining

Private Event Dining is available at Moto Cucina & Enoteca for parties of 11-150+.

Moto Event Dining 

“The menu is a contemporary approach to authentic Italian cooking that utilizes consciously sourced produce from local farms and artisans balanced by premium product imported from Italy.”
— Thrillist