Welcome to The Gulch
Exciting Music City neighborhood with premier restaurants and entertainment
The Gulch is an exciting upscale neighborhood nestled between Downtown Nashville and Music Row. Located at the southern edge of downtown, this bustling urban neighborhood is packed with premier restaurants, live music venues, and cultural attractions, such as the Frist Art Museum. The Gulch has many high-rise towers offering refined living space close to an endless array of entertainment options. Residents of these sophisticated condominium buildings enjoy access to private amenities such as swimming pools and fitness centers.
What to Love
- Trendy and modern
- Premier dining on Nashville’s Restaurant Row
- Outstanding live music venues
- Frist Art Museum
People & Lifestyle
The Gulch is an ideal neighborhood for those who want to be as close to all of the action in Music City as possible. A highly walkable neighborhood with many of Music City’s most revered restaurants and some great music venues, The Gulch has exploded in popularity in recent years after spending a long time languishing as an area of disused warehouses and former industrial buildings. Now, it’s one of the trendiest and most modern neighborhoods in Nashville.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
The Gulch is located directly southwest of Downtown Nashville and is an integral part of Music City’s urban core. McGavock Street is Nashville’s Restaurant Row. Branded as M Street, this upscale dining destination features some of the finest restaurants in the city. is a stylish spot offering masterpiece sushi and an extensive selection of Japanese whiskey and sake. is a chef-driven boutique steakhouse serving delectable prime steaks alongside innovative farm-to-table dishes and an impressive wine list. Another standout M Street dining choices include haute Italian cuisine at industrial-chic and elevated pub grub with world-class whiskies at intimate tavern . There are lots more spots for foodies to discover in The Gulch. Highlights include seasonal farm-to-table cooking and an extensive whiskey selection at and classic Southern breakfast and lunch fare at . Stylish rooftop bars such as , , and provide a swanky place to hang out with great views over the Nashville skyline. is a cozy microbrewery with 36 taps of rotating craft beers from Nashville and further afield. Other businesses in The Gulch include unique boutiques and specialty stores. sells fashionable apparel alongside jewelry, accessories, gifts, and musical instruments in a space decorated with rock music memorabilia. This off-beat store also frequently hosts live performances from local musicians. Jack White’s is another store steeped in Music City’s influential music scene. Stocked with rare vinyl records and instruments, tours are available of a direct-to-acetate recording facility inside the store.
Things to Do
is one of Nashville’s most popular cultural attractions. The museum hosts premier touring exhibitions and offers fun interactive exhibitions at the family-friendly Martin ArtQuest Gallery. The angel wings of are one of the most-photographed spots in Nashville. The Gulch is also home to some of Music City’s most popular live performance venues. Enjoy intimate bluegrass performances at or head to for an eclectic mix of leading local and touring acts. offers live jazz every night of the week alongside flavorful Cajun and Creole cooking and outstanding cocktails.
The Gulch is served by the Davidson County School District.
- Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet School, Public, Magnet, 9-12
- Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet High School, Public, Magnet, 7-1