Neighborhood Spotlight: Sylvan Park

Sylvan Park is a popular, community-oriented neighborhood west of downtown Nashville. The walkable neighborhood is mostly residential, but has shops, restaurants, and greenery to enjoy. Let’s explore more of this Nashville neighborhood!

Sylvan Park

Sylvan Park is nestled between West End, Charlotte Ave, and the Nations. Its convenient location makes it close to Green Hills, Belmont, Downtown, and more. And hop on the nearby interstate for anywhere you need to go!

With tree-lined sidewalks, the neighborhood makes it easy to go for an early morning run or sunset stroll. Also in the neighborhood is McCabe Park, which has the McCabe Golf Course and Richland Creek Greenway. Wanting more of a workout? Hit up Climb Nashville for some rock climbing. Or go to the McCabe Community Center which has a full-service fitness center, along with many other great features.

Get your grocery shopping done at Produce Place, which sells locally sourced produce, or the Turnip Truck, a Nashville favorite. Looking for new clothes? Check out the charming boutique, Elle Gray. And if you’re in need of home décor check out OAK Nashville.

Feeling hungry? Thankfully there are plenty of great restaurants to try in Sylvan Park. For breakfast check out dose or Star Bagel. Grab a drink and hang out on the patio at Neighbors or McCabe Pub. And have dinner at Edley’s Bar-B-Que, Caffe Nonna, answer, or Pancho & Lefty’s Cantina.  

What kind of homes can you find in Sylvan Park? There are lots of 1930 stone bungalows and cottages, as well as Victorian and Tudor homes. And thanks to the boom the neighborhood has seen recently, there are new construction homes popping up as well.

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Sylvan Park is a warm and welcoming neighborhood with lots to do and see. If it sounds like the right neighborhood for you, start your home search using our custom search page!