Here Are the Best Things to Do in Sylvan Park in Nashville

If you’re looking for a great place to hang out during your stay with Playlist Properties, consider venturing outside of downtown. Escape the hubbub and find some quainter and quieter nooks in Sylvan Park in Nashville. This neighborhood features some charming restaurants with great happy hour prices and some great outdoor spaces for exercise and adventure. With a laid-back energy that is palpable, you’ll love relaxing in Sylvan Park in Nashville during your vacation!

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How Far is Sylvan Park in Nashville from Downtown?

Less than a 15-minute drive!

Things to Do While Visiting Sylvan Park in Nashville


Though downtown may be the central location for dining, you may discover some hidden gems off the beaten path. When looking for Sylvan Park Nashville restaurants, you’ll want to stop by The Local Taco, which serves brunch, creative tacos, fajitas, and cocktails in a laid-back setting. For a caffeine kick, you can stop by Dose Coffee & Tea, which also features freshly made pastries, savory lunch foods, draft beer, and wine. Double Dogs is another fantastic stop with scrumptious sandwiches, salads, pizzas, and mac n’ cheese. You can also get carry out if you’re planning a picnic lunch! For vegan options and locally sourced ingredients, visit AVO. You’ll love the funky flavors here, such as Strawberry Caprese, Kimchi Spring Rolls, and Sesame Nori Popcorn. And for some tried and true Southern plates, try Edley’s Bar-B-Que. They have two-for-one beers on Thursdays! Park Cafe is another comfy, quirky eatery with creative dishes inspired by Asian, Indian, French, and Italian influences.

Outdoor Recreation

The outdoor couples will love the great recreational spaces in Sylvan Park in Nashville. The McCabe Golf Course is a wonderful space to tee off and make par. The 27-hole course and practice facility has been voted the best place to play by Nashville Scene. This is a great way to unwind and start your vacation off right while also taking in the gorgeous greenway. The Richland Creek Greenway, also known as the McCabe Trailhead, is another fantastic place for outdoor recreation. You’ll love running, walking, or biking along this trail, which winds through some beautiful forest and rolling hill spaces.

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Our West End and Vanderbilt property is only 10 minutes away from the Sylvan Park neighborhood. In between the city and Sylvan Park, this area is great for escaping the crowds just a little bit. Uptown in Downtown Nashville is a 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath home that sleeps up to 8. Adjacent to Centennial Park and the Parthenon with stunning views of the Nashville skyline, this luxurious property features a balcony, park-like courtyard, large soaker tub, and more amenities. From the hardwood floors to 10-foot ceilings and a mosaic tiled staircase, you’ll love Uptown in Downtown. Book your Nashville getaway today!