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Hillstrom is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood is part of the 27612 zip code off of Glenwood Avenue. Hillstrom is known for having excellent greenery with many trees surrounding the homes and lining the streets throughout the area. These trees offer excellent canopy coverage, providing a sense of peace and tranquility to the neighborhood.
Shopping for Hillstrom area residents is incredibly easy, as the neighborhood is located only about a mile away from Crabtree Valley Mall off of Glenwood Avenue. This massive mall is considered a destination mall for Raleigh. Many residents and visitors to Raleigh travel a long distance to take advantage of the nearly 200 stores located within this shopping mecca. The stores provide a wide assortment of products and services, many of which are from major name-brand retailers.
The Crabtree Valley Mall is also a major destination for diners. The mall itself has a large food court that features a wide variety of different quick service restaurants that provide great food at a great price in a hurry. There are also many sit-down restaurants that are part of the mall, including the Cheesecake Factory, McCormick and Schmick’s, and Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse. There are other restaurants outside the mall that round out the food offerings in the area.
For recreation, many residents head out to Pleasant Valley Road to the AMF Pleasant Valley Lanes bowling alley. This popular bowling alley is a favorite with teenagers for hanging out with their friends on the weekends, families celebrating birthdays, and general leisure-time bowlers there for the fun. The bowling alley is also known for having league play for many different age groups, as well as tournaments throughout the year. The bowling alley also serves food and has games to keep younger children and non-bowlers entertained.