Travel & Features Editor Jennifer V. Cole shares her personal favorite restaurants, both new and old, in her most frequented towns. This list is always evolving, so follow @jennifervcole on Twitter for her latest stops.
What to Order: Redneck Taco. Patrick Martin’s tongue-in-cheek name for this menu staple demonstrates his playful nature. But if loving this dish makes me a redneck, so be it: It’s the perfect marriage of a griddled hoecake, pulled smoked pork, tangy coleslaw, and his tomato-vinegar sauce.
7238 Nolensville Road; martinsbbqjoint.com