East Nashville (37206)

East Nashville is the urban area east of the Cumberland River, accessed from Downtown by the Woodland Street Bridge, Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge, or Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge. It is comprised of a handful of smaller neighborhoods including Historic Edgefield, Lockeland Springs, Rosebank, and Eastwood Neighbors. Here you’ll find a concentration of Victorian-style architecture as well as cute Bungalows, Queen Anne and Neo-Classical homes. East Nashville also has seen growth in condo and loft developments.

The central commercial district in East Nashville is known as Five Points. A mix of eclectic restaurants, bars, local music venues, markets and boutiques bring out the locals, who you’ll see strolling the area any day of the week. Popular spots include Bongo Java East, Marche Artisan Foods (great brunch!), 3 Crow Bar, and Margot Cafe. East Nashville is also home to Shelby Park and Shelby Bottoms Greenway.

Links & Resources

Lockeland Springs Neighborhood Association
Greater Five Points Merchants Association