I’d like my steak medium rare with a side of ear plugs — when restaurants are just too loud

When you have to play Charades with your waiter just to place an order, know the restaurant is too loud. 

Restaurant critics say noise is the number one complaint they hear from readers. So why don’t restaurateurs reduce the noise? They believe it helps turn tables so they can serve more customers and boost their bottom lines.

This week we dive into the topic of restaurant noise how we got here, how it affects you and how to know how loud a restaurant is before you walk in the door.

You can hear us sound off at HungryInNashville.com