When one asks brothers Chris and Steven Smithing what makes their restaurant Mere Bulles so special? They quickly answer in unison, ìI love what I do.î Chris explains we are always here on site. Steven explains as two of six siblings they love being around people. They feel as though the staff at the The Maryland Farms business district establishment is one big welcoming family waiting to warmly greet guests. The name Mere Bulles translated from French is literally ìMother Bubbles.î It was the nickname of the champagne loving grandmother of the restaurant’sí original owner. After a fifteen year stint on Second Avenue in downtown Nashville, Mere Bulles moved a few miles south to Maryland Manor, a historic plantation-style farmhouse and former estate home in Brentwood. The Mansion itself was built in 1942 with bricks salvaged from a previous historic building that was torn down near the present site, thus giving Maryland Manor itís authentic Old South appearance.Mere Bulles provides a warm new-old Southern Dining experience. Start your meal off with a delectable appetizer. Choices include a classic Shrimp Cocktail and an Artisan Cheese Plate, chosen daily by the chef. The menuís diversity ensures diners of all tastes will be satisfied. The dinner menu is augmented with daily specials. Enjoy the deliciously prepared Prime Rib. Choose from a selection including Phyllo-Wrapped Sea Bass or Shrimp & Grits. And for the vegetarian the Seasonal Vegetable Plate. The lunch time feel of the restaurant is slightly more casual. Lunch features an array of salads and sandwiches including the Nashville Hot Chicken Salad, Featuring fried chicken, slaw, julienne spinach, celery, carrots, crumbled bleu cheese, diced pickles, red onions & tomatoes tossed with creamy bleu cheese dressing. Try an amazing Salmon BLT or the Steak & Crab cake: a 4oz. grilled filet mignon topped with bleu cheese cream sauce and sautÈed asparagus & mushrooms, accompanied by a panko encrusted crab cake served oscar style with roasted seasonal vegetables.Mere Bulles features a separate Brunch and Weekend Menus and provides delivery and pick up menus as well. If the weather is nice consider dining al fresco on the patio. The extensive wine list is half-off by the bottle all day, every day. Ask about private dining or think about celebrating your wedding or other momentous event at Mere Bellus.
5201 Maryland Way
Brentwood, TN 37027