Welcome to Green Hills
Peaceful neighborhood with some of Nashville’s best shopping
Green Hills is a highly sought-after neighborhood in South Nashville with gently rolling hills and a peaceful suburban vibe. The neighborhood also offers some of the city’s premier shopping and dining with more than 100 restaurants and retailers located at The Mall at Green Hills. Green Hills is also home to the intimate Bluebird Cafe, which has helped launch the careers of stars such as Garth Brooks and Taylor Swift.
Development of Green Hills began in the 1930s, and the neighborhood’s real estate mix features many different styles built at various points since then. Housing options include classic mid-century ranches on generous lots, cozy bungalows, spacious single-family homes, and sprawling private estates. Recent years have seen the addition of upscale condominium developments with stylish living space and first-class amenities.
What to Love
- Peaceful suburban vibe
- Eclectic architectural mix
- Gently rolling hills
- The Mall at Green Hills
People & Lifestyle
Green Hills is one of Nashville’s most affluent and sought-after neighborhoods. The neighborhood combines a relaxed residential setting with the convenience of being close to some of Nashville’s most extensive shopping and dining options. Green Hills is home to many young families and professionals who commute to other Nashville areas for work.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
is the best place for upscale shopping in Nashville. With around 100 stores and 20 restaurants anchored by Dillard’s, Macy’s, and Nordstrom department stores, the Mall’s extensive selection of fashion brands includes Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Coach, Crate & Barrel, David Yurman, Forever 21, Gucci, J. Crew, J. Jill, Kate Spade New York, Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors, Sephora, Tiffany & Co., and Zara. The Mall’s flagship is an enormous four-story gallery showcasing the finest in contemporary interior design. Restoration Hardware’s beautifully-designed RH Café is a must-visit. Here, you can dine on ingredient-driven cuisine and sip artisanal wine and craft beer inside a striking steel-and-glass atrium featuring a trickling fountain, heritage olive trees, and elegant chandeliers. Other dining choices at The Mall include wood-grilled Italian dishes at , creative salads at , over 200 delicious desserts at , and handcrafted Italian classics and seasonal specialties at . More retailers and restaurants can be found clustered around the Hillsboro Pike close to The Mall at Green Hills. Local favorites include indie bookstore , which hosts monthly book clubs and many in-store author events.
Things to Do
is a tiny venue with a towering reputation. This intimate 90-seat performance space offers an average of two shows every night with open mic nights on Mondays. The Bluebird Cafe has helped unearth many of Music City’s brightest stars, including Garth Brooks and Taylor Swift. The performance format typically sees musicians join the crowd to enjoy other acts. Green Hills is within a few minutes’ drive of exquisite historic sites in neighboring Belle Meade. Guided tours are available of the early-1800s , while features an art museum and 55 acres of beautiful botanical gardens.
Green Hills is served by the Davidson County School District.
- Julia Green Elementary School, Public, Magnet, K-4
- Hillsboro High School, Public, Magnet, 9-12
- Lipscomb University, Private, Christian, Higher Education