Cheese Lab to Melt Hearts in Nashville’s Food Hall

Cheese Lab set to open in Assembly Food Hall, April 2024.

NASHVILLE, TN – Cheese enthusiasts have a new reason to celebrate as Assembly Food Hall announces the upcoming opening of Cheese Lab, a gourmet grilled cheese eatery, slated to open its doors in April 2024. Situated in the North Hall, nestled between Whisk Crêpes Café and the entrance of 501 Commerce building, Cheese Lab is the brainchild of Nashville’s own restaurateur, Youssef Koutout.

Cheese Lab’s menu is a tribute to cheese in all its forms, promising an array of enticing melts, savory sides, and delectable sweets. Patrons can look forward to indulging in gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches with flavors ranging from the classic American Cheese to more adventurous combinations like Brie and Fig, Buffalo Chicken, and even a vegan Salsa Fresca & Artichoke option. The menu also features entrée salads, homemade soups, sides, and desserts, ensuring a well-rounded meal for every visitor.

Youssef Koutout, the force behind Cheese Lab, brings over 15 years of experience in the food and beverage industry, with a portfolio that includes successful ventures at Music City Center, Bridgestone Arena, Leaf n’Brew, and Taco Chela. “We are so excited to bring Cheese Lab to the country’s largest food hall,” said Mr. Koutout. “With our commitment to creativity and culinary excellence, we believe Cheese Lab will not only enhance the diverse food offerings within Assembly Food Hall but also capture the hearts and taste buds of Nashville’s locals and visitors alike.”

Michael Seale, General Manager of Assembly Food Hall, expressed enthusiasm about welcoming Cheese Lab to their eclectic mix of tenants. He highlighted the demand from patrons for food stalls offering grilled cheese, soups, and salads, asserting that Cheese Lab perfectly fits the bill and is anticipated to deliver an exceptional new dining experience.

For more information and updates, Cheese Lab can be followed on their social channels and via the Assembly Food Hall website. Assembly Food Hall, a venture by The Food Hall Co., is a pioneering European-style food hall featuring chef-curated menus, craft cocktails, live music, and is home to more than 30 eateries and bars, including Nashville’s largest rooftop bar, Skydeck on Broadway. Located at Fifth + Broadway, 5055 Broadway Place, Assembly Food Hall welcomes visitors seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.

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