As Nashville continues to expand and attract more people, Hillsboro Village always seems to keep its neighborhood-feel. While businesses make up a large part of the area, it still manages to capture a part of Nashville that doesn’t seem to changing anytime soon.
Here are just a few of the many reasons why you want to live in Hillsboro Village:
The Hillsboro Village area offers a lot of delicious options from classic breakfast joints to a variety of sit-down restaurants for lunch and dinner. If you’re willing to wait in line for a tasty breakfast, you must try the Pancake Pantry or Fido. Famous for serving up the city’s best pancakes for more than 55 years, the Pancake Pantry is considered a Nashville staple and a must for anyone visiting the area. If you’re in the mood for great coffee and organic local foods, Fido offers a menu from breakfast to sandwiches, salads, soups and more.
Lunch and dinner spots also run abundant in the area. For lunch, swing by McDougals Chicken Fingers & Wings for a southern comforting basket of fried foods. For a nice dinner, Cabana and Jackson’s Bar and Bistro will start you off with a great cocktail before starting the night. The list of deliciousness goes on to impress. For more, check it out here.
Take the kids to enjoy Fannie Mae Dees Park, where several play areas are available to kids of all ages. Located at the center of the park, families can admire Nashville’s famous dragon sculpture. Built by Pedro Silva and decorated by local artists and volunteers, the sculpture makes a great place for kids to climb and families to take pictures. Also in the park, there are tennis courts and a soccer field for those looking for more activity.
Local movie theater
You don’t have to wait in long lines or catch the newest blockbuster to have a great night out at the movies. Watch some of the best independent films and documentaries at the Belcourt Theater, a 90-year-old nonprofit film center in Hillsboro Village. Hosting more than 300 films a year and showing over 2,300 screenings, this newly renovated theater is the perfect experience for all — and with ideal concession items like craft beer and wine, you can’t pass this up!
Plenty of shopping
Find something uniquely Nashville at one of the many small boutiques in the Hillsboro Village area. Need a perfect gift for a family member or friend? Don’t even consider skipping Pangaea, a women’s clothing and jewelry store, which offers all kinds of quirky books, candles and knickknacks for everyone to enjoy. Hey Rooster General Store is new to the Hillsboro Village area, but also ideal for gift giving. Here you’ll find little made-in-Nashville goods as well as kitchen items, cards, apothecary and more.
If you’re in the market for a new wardrobe, clothing boutiques line both sides of 21st Avenue for an easy shopping experience. Here are just a few of the places you will find in the Hillsboro Village area: Posh, UAL, Tennessee Chic, Native + Nomad and Impeccable Pig.