If you are out enjoying a day on Old Hickory Lake and want to take a break, a popular stop is The Rudder at Anchor High Marina. The popular restaurant welcomes visitors from land and lake. While offering a regular menu, the restaurant hosts several special events such as shrimp boils, live music and themed parties.
Monday through Thursday the restaurant opens at 3 p.m. but on weekends, Friday through Sunday, it opens at 11 a.m. The Rudder offers a full menu with appetizers, entrees, pizzas, sandwiches, drinks and a great selection of side dishes.
Guests can dine outside overlooking the lake. The restaurant is located at Anchor High Marina, which is near the Rockland Recreation Area. The marina has ample space for guests to park their boats while they enjoy some time on the shore at the restaurant and marina.
Throughout the summer months, live entertainment is scheduled frequently. You can enjoy the sounds of the bands out on the patio while you eat. Because of its lakeside location, The Rudder is easily accessible to boaters and fishermen. If you are traveling by car, it is located at 126 River Road in Hendersonville. Call (615) 348-0129 for more information or to book a special event.
126 River Road
Below is a short video of The Rudder restaurant.