Lyra Offers a Superb Take on Modern Middle Eastern Fare

I’ve always appreciated a good patio, but perhaps never more so than during a global pandemic, when we spent months wondering if eating inside a restaurant might mean imminent death. Pandemic or not, the patio at Lyra is damn near perfect with ample seating, lush landscaping and a feeling of seclusion, despite being on one of the busiest corners of East Nashville. And the fact that Lyra now serves lunch, offers phenomenal happy-hour specials and boasts an ever-changing menu of inventive, flavorful Middle Eastern dishes is all the more reason to book a reservation immediately.

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