The Local’s Guide to Berry Hill

ABOUT BERRY HILL

Though it is less than one square mile in area, Berry Hill has a big personality. Here you’ll find tree-lined streets dotted with quaint cottages, small parks with playgrounds, and one of a kind shops and restaurants. Murals cover the fences and brick walls of some of the businesses, giving the neighborhood a unique creative atmosphere.

Berry Hill Nashville Community Real Estate Parks RealtyEclectic stores fill former homes from the 1940’s and are separated by well-known restaurants such as Monell’s and the Pfunky Griddle. The once industrial area is now thriving with recording studios, music publishers, and one of a kind businesses, growing the under 1,000-resident city to nearly 7,000 during business hours.

In the evenings, you’ll find locals playing trivia at M.L. Rose, sipping a pint at the nearby Black Abbey Brewing Company, or shooting pool at the Melrose Billiard Parlor in the Sutler.

For an evening of fine dining, make a reservation at Sinema which is housed in the once Melrose Theater and pays homage to its theatrical past in its decor. For more casual bites, there is an endless variety to choose from.

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In terms of housing, residents have options that range from one-story bungalows to high-rise luxury condominiums with all the amenities. The neighborhood’s proximity to other incredible communities, as well as downtown Nashville, make it the perfect place for both Nashville natives and newcomers to settle. Its small-town charm will welcome you immediately.

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LOCAL RESTAURANTS

Monells is a true Southern staple. Enjoy plates piled high with all the classics: fried chicken, green beans, cheese grits, biscuits and gravy, and more! Their tagline is, “Enter as Strangers, Leave as Friends.” They truly live this out as they sit all parties together at communal tables.

When you visit, make sure to eat some fried chicken for us!


The Pfunky Griddle (pronounced “Funky Griddle”) is a unique spin on breakfast food! There are grills in the middle of the table and most items are make-it-yourself. Pancakes are all you can eat and feature a long list of amazing toppings. Not a pancake person? Choose from the many other options including French toast, grilled cheese, biscuits and gravy, and more!

Make sure to go early to avoid the long lines!


Baja Burrito is one of those amazing places only locals know about. In the heart of Berry Hill, this locally-owned restaurant serves up an amazing menu of burritos, tacos, and more! Their food is absolutely amazing (as proven by their stellar Yelp reviews).

If you’re looking for an inexpensive but delicious option for catering, they are a great choice!


Sinema is on the border of Berry Hill and the Melrose neighborhood. Located in the historic Melrose Theater, this restaurant is a unique experience. Sinema opened its doors in 2014 and have been awarded every distinction imaginable since then. From artisanal cheese boards to bone-in rib eye, everything they serve is top notch.

There are too many wonderful things on the menu to just recommend one so make sure to let us know what your favorite is!


THINGS TO DO

M.L. Rose is a casual pub that features over 90 craft beers! You can enjoy their renowned burgers while sipping on high-quality beer and winning at trivia! Tuesday nights 8-10pm join all the locals in competing for prizes!


Named after Martin Luther’s home, Black Abbey Brewing Company delights locals and others alike with their creations. They offer tours on Saturday afternoons and also have a “Fellowship Hall,” or brewery tasting room. Designed to look like the monastery Martin Luther resided in, it is a unique experience!

Check out their Instagram here!


Melrose Billiard Parlor is a unique take on a Friday night. Located underneath the popular Sutler Saloon, this dive bar features a host of games for you to play. From pool to ping pong, you’ll be entertained all night long! If you get hungry, they also have classic bar food. Be sure to check it out next weekend, or, go during the week for specials on beer, wine, and well drinks!


SCHOOL SYSTEM

Berry Hill residents have the option of sending their children to any of the Metro Nashville Public Schools. Enjoy quality education close to home!


  • Private Schools

Berry Hills center location in Nashville make it convenient to a number of private schooling options! St. Edwards is a reputable school close by. You may also wish to look at Father Ryan High School and Lipscomb Academy during your schooling search.


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