Nashville TN By Neighborhood: A Visitors Guide To Green Hills

Green Hills is Music City Highway’s own premiere shopping destination & we like to refer to it as the LA of Nashville. You may come for an exquisite shopping spree, but be sure and linger for a meal or two to recharge after you’ve shopped ’til you dropped. Then, drive around town and check out the other upscale neighborhood highlights.

Breakfast/Brunch

Fox’s Donut Den

For breakfast/brunch/lunch, grab donuts at a classic and world famous – Fox’s Donut Den, located right on Music City Highway, Hwy 431, or enjoy a taste of Europe with our favorite French Shop, Little Gourmand and breakfast crepes at The Perch Crêperie!  For a traditional NY style deli experience, pop into Noshville Delicatessen, where breakfast is served all day – alongside NY deli staple sandwiches, soups, and more.

 

Little Gourmand

Little Gourmand, Open 5 days a week and on Saturdays at 9AM, is an absolute must!!  Get Directions from their listing here or visit their website here!

SANDWICHES

Come savor an authentic Parisian sandwich on a French baguette !

  • Their dough is imported and breads are baked every morning.
  • You can enjoy your sandwich in our store or our patio, or take it to go.
  • You can call ahead if you want your order to be ready when you arrive.
  • Sandwiches are made fresh every morning, in limited quantities.
  • You can place your order the day before if you need a large order.

CROISSANTS

Fresh butter croissants and chocolate croissants are baked every Saturday morning.

Open at 9 :00 am on Saturdays so you can come and enjoy a typically French breakfast – or just pick some to go.

Note : you can place a special order if you need croissants an any other day. Minimum order is 6 pieces

COFFEE/ TEA

We serve espressos, americanos and hot tea all day long.

Come and have coffee break with us !

NEW : Try our new Espresso Waffleshot ! A real espresso served in a waffle cup, coated with milk, dark or white chocolate. Truly amazing !

 

Our Favorite Morning Coffee! Loving the World & Meeting Needs in One Cup!

The Well Coffee House

Grab a morning Coffee at The Well Coffee House, A Local Favorite and where “Coffee (literally) Changes Lives”.  Get your daily fill and pick me up’ at this local coffee shop located in the heart of Green Hills at 4002 Granny White Pk Nashville TN 37204 where you are not only enjoying great coffee but you are also “filling the well”. What was started by a local group of friends that wanted to put their faith and love into action is making local and global impacts by providing clean drinking water to those in need.  Turning profits into Hope you can not only feel warm inside about your cup of coffee, but at this local coffee hotspot, you can together with The Well Coffee House help serve the world!  Visit their website through their Music City Highway page here to learn more about the vision and other locations.

Lunch

The Food Company is a quick counter-service stop with fresh and healthy wraps, salads, soups, and sandwiches, plus prepped grab & go meals for even the most hurried of lunchers.

Veggie Wrap from The Food Co

Goozy Dessert Bar & Cafe is located inside Green Hills Mall, but it’s definitely worthy of it’s own storefront. With artisan grilled cheese sandwiches, homemade soups, gourmet hot dogs, wraps, and baked potatoes, Goozy is much more than a dessert-only destination. The gooey molten cakes and other inventive sweet treats are well worth a visit any time of day.

Kalamata’s is a family owned Mediterranean restaurant with loads of options for vegetarians, plus Greek classics like falafel, kabobs, and gyros.

Happy Hour Picks

Crow’s Nest is exactly the comfortable neighborhood bar everyone hopes to frequent. With upgraded, homemade food that expands beyond typical “bar food”, The Crow’s Nest is ideal for happy hour, brunch, lunch, or dinner.

Portobello Sandwich from Crow’s Nest

Greenhouse Bar sits cozied up next to sister restaurant The Food Co., with another well executed bar menu and cool surroundings for drinks or bites with friends. Bonus points for patio vibes.

Dinner

Firefly Grille serves New American cuisine with global influences in an fun, eclectic, colorful setting.

Tucked behind the hustle and bustle of Green Hills lies Etc., an intimate space serving flavors from around the world, paired with a well curated wine list and seasonally inspired craft cocktails.

Short Rib Appetizer from Etc.

Green Hills Grille is an old neighborhood staple that reopened in a new location with a perfect patio situation and large, varied menu offering something for everyone.

Shop

Green Hills Mall, the Shops at Green Hills, and Hill Center Green Hills are the centerpieces of the Green Hills shopping scene. Other local clothing notables like Levy’s Clothiers – a men’s and women’s clothing store in business since 1855 – and Lizard Thicket Boutique make excellent choices for additional shopping spree stops.

Brilliant Sky Toys and Books is a destination for high quality toys and books that lend to physical, emotional, and cognitive development. Avid readers will fall in love with locally owned Parnassus Books. The store has a wide selection of literature, non-fiction, children’s books, and features a generous selection by local authors.

Get your groceries at Whole Foods or Trader Joe’s, with both locations just a short stroll south of Green Hills Mall on Music City Highway. Wine aficionados will salivate over the boutique selection at Green Hills Wine Shoppe.

Other Notable Stops

No trip to Green Hills would be complete without a visit to the famous Bluebird Cafe. Buy your tickets early – they book up way ahead, even more than usual thanks to national coverage on the hit show Nashville. Shows occur nightly here featuring local singers and songwriters in an intimate, music-focused setting.