Sylvan Park has a great “know your neighbor” culture. People who live in Sylvan Park tend to be very involved in the community and are very supportive of their neighborhood businesses. Of course, it’s easy to support your neighborhood businesses when they rock! A few Nashville favorites in Sylvan Park are Park Cafe, Neighbors, and Star Bagel. There is also some shopping and a natural foods market.
If you are an active person, Sylvan Park may interest you. With the McCabe Community Center, McCabe Golf Course, Climb Nashville, and Richland Park, there is some serious exercise potential. From Sylvan Park, you can easily walk to West End, but would have to drive to the other areas in Nashville. Sylvan Park is wonderful for families of all types or single people wanting to be in a more residential area.