Famous Local Guide
If you're from Nashville, you know Wells Adams from his hit radio shows on IHeartRadio's 105.9 The Rock and ALT 98.3. If you're not from Nashville, you know him from The Bachelor and Bachelor in Paradise. His best friend is a Bloodhound named Carl, and his love of dive bars and greasy food runs deep. Be sure and listen to Olio City's founder, Ellen, chat with Wells every Thursday on the radio to get you prepared for the weekend.
"Dino's burgers, sandos at Mitchell's, or oysters at Rudy's. The burger from Dino's is so good. "
"Either Basement. Basement East or the OG basement. But the best place is The Ryman. "
"I saw Cage the Elephant at both The Basement and The Basement East. The Basement show was years ago, and they actually did a live taping of their record "Thank You Happy Birthday." Then last year, they did a secret show there. "
"I do say "Y'all" now. But my favorite is "bless her heart" because it's the meanest nicest thing you can say. My least favorite one is "reckon," like "I reckon I'll...""
"Good Chinese food. I come from the Bay Area, and San Francisco has Chinese food down. We need that here. We have good Vietnamese, sushi, and Indian. We need really good Chinese food. And it needs to be deliverable to my house."
"El Jaliencience, my favorite dive Mexican restaurant, for tacos. Then drinks at Urban Cowboy, then a show at Basement East. And then...maybe dance at The 5 Spot."
"An Old Fashioned. Year round. An Old Fashioned to me doesn't have maraschino cherries in it. If you hand me one with cherries in it, I'm sending it back. No. 308 has my favorite one."