Belmont Bruins Rock the Foodie Scene

Looking for some great restaurants or tasty beverages in Nashville? Several of our alumni have started some of the best places to eat and drink in town! Check out these…


Baked on 8th

Have a special occasion or searching for a sweet treat? Baked on 8th was founded in 2018 by Leah Carmean and specializes in classic and trendy single-serve desserts as well as custom cakes and cookies.


Biscuit Love

Looking for delicious, homemade breakfast or lunch options? Biscuit Love could be the answer! Founded in 2012 by Sarah Worley, Biscuit Love serves a variety of options made entirely from scratch. Throughout its journey from food truck to brick-and-mortar, Biscuit Love has remained steadfast in its commitment to sourcing from local purveyors, and actively giving back to the Nashville community. There’s no greater feeling than a experiencing a home cooked meal!


No Baked Cookie Dough

Looking for a creative spin on dessert? Founded in 2017 by Megan and Jimmy Feeman, No Baked Cookie Dough makes gourmet, edible cookie dough. Can dessert get any better than that?! It’s not only located in Nashville, scoop shops can also be found in Louisville, Lexington and Chattanooga.


Juniper Green

Need a catering company to cater your next event? Founded in 2017 by Lyndi Stein, Juniper Green is a modern culinary events company focused on the creative and community–oriented people of Nashville.


Proper Sake

Planning your next event with friends, co-workers or family and wanting to try something new? Founded in 2016 by Byron Stithem, Proper Sake is not only a creative and modern take on sake, but can be experienced first hand at The Proper Sake Tasting Room in Nashville’s Pie Town.

Not in Nashville? We have alumni all over the United States. Here are some of our other favorite places to eat and enjoy a beverage!

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Mill Creek Brewing Company

Looking for a fun, road trip weekend idea? Check out Mill Creek Brewing Company! Founded in 2014 by Chris Going, Mill Creek Brewing Company is located in the beautiful town of Nolensville, just a short drive south of Nashville. This hard working brewery proudly offers a variety of beers that are full of flavor, never overwhelming and perfect for just about anything, whether it’s a weekend in the Smokies or a night out with friends.


RoRo’s Baking Company

There is something extra special about observing your grandmother baking in the kitchen and experiencing her home made meals, especially when it comes to handmade rolls. A family owned business located in Dallas, TX founded in 2011 by Amy Collins, RoRo’s Baking Company named after the family grandmother “RoRo”, specializes in handmade Cinn-A-Rolls and Dinn-A-Rolls that can be found in multiple retail stores and ordered online. With a mission that focuses on bringing “back those memories of Grandma’s hot, yummy rolls into your life” who could resist?

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Roots Coffeehouse

In the North Richland Hills, Texas area searching for a good cup of coffee and wanting to connect with the local community? Check out Roots Coffeehouse! Founded in 2009 by Janice Dotti Townsend, Roots Coffeehouse, is not only focused on building relationships within the community, but serves as great gathering place where you can enjoy a delicious cup of artisan coffee!

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