In a town famous for performing and visual arts, it’s no surprise that the culinary scene is also extraordinarily creative.
Unique and locally-owned establishments are located all around Abingdon. Download a Dining and Shopping Guide or stop by the Visitor Center for a free copy.
128 Pecan Street
hours: Tues-Sat- 11am-9pm. Dinner Starts at 4pm
Small casual restaurant featuring simple, good food. Appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches and daily specials.[+] Expand Details
Centrally located in Historic Abingdon, VA, we're just down the hill from the Martha Washington Inn and Barter Theatre. The Virginia Creeper trail is nearby, and 128 Pecan is just around the corner from St.Thomas Episcopal and Sinking Spring Presbyterian.
301 West Main Street Abingdon, Virginia
p: (276) 258-5715
hours: Closed Mondays
149 Sweets is a locally owned and operated dessert and ice cream shop. We enjoy providing the community with fresh, homemade sweets and treats. All of our baked goods and ice creams are made from scratch in the shop.[+] Expand Details149 Sweets is a locally owned and operated dessert and ice cream shop. We enjoy providing the community with fresh, homemade sweets and treats. All of our baked goods and ice creams are made from scratch in the shop.
Abingdon Farmers Market
Abingdon Market Pavilion
10 Remsburg Dr
hours: Tuesdays 3pm-6pm, Saturdays 8am-1pm
Open from April to November, get your fresh farmer produce here.[+] Expand Details
The Abingdon Farmers Market has served as a place for farmers, artisans and food producers to sell their wares directly to the community for over a dozen years. Located at the corners of Remsburg Dr. and Cummings Street in Abingdon, VA, the market is open year-round. Come out and see why they have been called The Best Small-Town Market in America, and the #1 Farmers Market in SWVA!
Abingdon Olive Oil Company
152 E. Main Street
hours: Mon-Sat- 11am-6pm, Sun 12pm-6pm
Over 53 Varieties and Endless Combinations! Come into our Tasting Gallery and sample "The Taste of Good Health!"[+] Expand Details
Abingdon Vineyard and Winery
20530 Alvarado Road
hours: Tues-Sat: 10am - 6pm; Sun: 12pm - 6pm
A farm winery located on a 50-acre farm along the South Holston River. Winery tours and tastings are available during open hours. A small gift shop of wine-related items is also on site.[+] Expand Details
Our customers are our first priority at Abingdon Vineyard and Winery. We welcome you to our tasting room to try our wines and learn more about making and growing wine. All of our available wines are sold from our tasting room. We now can sell wholesale again, via the Virginia Wine Distribution Company, to other retail establishments. Currently some of our wines can be found in Abingdon at Katbird's Wine and Gourmet, and The Tavern; in Meadowview at the Harvest Table; in Bristol at Inari's; in Chilhowie at the Townhouse Grill. We are licensed to ship wine from our tasting room to customers residing in Virginia and into North Carolina. We only ship cases from our winery, 12 bottles in each case any mix. Costs are dependent on your location and weight of the package. We are interested in your likes and dislikes in kinds and types of wine and welcome your feedback on those we have available.
284 West Main Street
hours: Monday – Wednesday 11 AM – 6 PM Thursday – Saturday 11 AM – 9 PM Closed Sundays
Stop in and have a dessert or get one to go- All desserts are made from scratch and served fresh.[+] Expand Details
Anthony's Desserts: Make Every Day A Sweet Day. Stop by and visit with us and treat yourself or your friends. We make every dessert, ice cream, and pie from scratch on site. Custom cheesecakes, hand made truffles, premium freshly made artisian ice creams, tarts, cookies, brownies, and even sugar art displays. If it is a dessert we can probably meet your needs. Anthony's Desserts also offers single origin premium coffee with our own roast profile selected by Anthony himself.
380 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210
hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 8:00AM – 2:00PM inside Zazzy'z Coffee Shop; Tuesday: 3-6 PM and Saturdays 8:00AM – 1:00PM at the Farmers Market
The Balkan Bakery offers European style baked breads and desserts.[+] Expand DetailsThe Balkan Bakery offers European style baked breads and desserts specific to the Balkan region of eastern Europe. Original European family recipes that date back over 2,000 years. Fresh baked desserts like baklava, eclairs, croissants, as well as lunch offerings like moussaka or stuffed filo dough pastries, and a special blend of Turkish Coffee.
872 E. Main Street
Specialty Pizza, Subs, Calzones and more[+] Expand Details
Enjoy a casual, fun atmosphere while eating great pizzas, calzones, salads and more at Bella's Pizza. Outdoor dining in season also.
Blue Hills Market
130 Pecan Street
hours: Monday-Saturday--9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Formerly Whole Health Center Natural Foods, Lum & Sue's brings bring healthy lifestyle choices to the online and local community in southwest Virginia through organic food, natural and environmentally friendly products.[+] Expand DetailsFormerly Whole Health Center Natural Foods, Lum & Sue's brings bring healthy lifestyle choices to the online and local community in southwest Virginia through organic food, natural and environmentally friendly products. Offers local artisan bread, local, organic, free range eggs, Locally ground flour, Kombucha on tap, locally made gourmet goat cheese, gluten free flours, sweets, frozen goods and a wide selection of gluten free bread, organic grass fed local beef and lamb, over 130 bulk herbs, spices, grains, seeds, dried fruit and snacks. superfoods, vitamins and minerals and a wide selection of supplements. NEW: White Birch Juice Company is now located inside Lum & Sue's, serving fresh smoothies and juices.
Bone Fire Smokehouse At The Hardware
260 West Main Street
hours: Mon-Sun- 11am-10pm
BBQ at its finest, great atmosphere, all-around great experience.[+] Expand Details
Camella's Remember When Tea Parlor & Niceties
165 East Main Street
hours: Wed-Sun: 11am - 4pm
Finest Loose Teas, Handmade Lovelys, Tea Pot Wax Melters, Victorian Art, Tea Music Books and more[+] Expand Details
People come from around the world to Camella's to relax and enjoy an elegant Afternoon Tea served on a three-tiered china tray with a delicious selection of homemade warm scones served with Devonshire cream, lemon curd & jam, an assortment of finger foods, canapes and a seasonal soup de jour or salad, finished with a luscious dessert. Accompanied by your choice of two of the many fine loose-leaf teas we have to offer. To make a toast, enjoy a lovely pear sparkler served in a champaign glass. For lighter fare ...enjoy a Cream Tea or Sandwich Tea. Camella's also serves groups and private parties such as Bridal Teas, Baby Shower Teas, Birthday Teas, and Special Occasion Teas. Newest addition Camella's Dressing Room featuring the most exquisite dresses in the world.
105 Charwood Drive
hours: Mon-Fri 11am - 2:30pm
Sandwiches, Soups, Salads and Paninis. Catering Available
Chef Jennifer’s Raw Life Giving Cuisine
130 Pecan Street Abingdon VA 24210
hours: Monday – Saturday 10am to 4pm
Chef Jennifer uses locally grown and organic ingredients that you are looking for to add to your healthy lifestyle. Chef Jennifer creates raw plant based foods from organic juices, super smoothies, appetizers, wraps, main course meals to desserts.[+] Expand DetailsChef Jennifer’s Raw Life Giving Cuisine is located inside Blue Hill Market at 130 Pecan Street in downtown Abingdon.
401 W. Main Street
Casual Family Dining Featuring Country Cooking[+] Expand Details
Chick-N-Little features great southern cooking. Enjoy breakfast all day.
380 Towne Center Drive
hours: Monday-Friday 11:00 - 9:30 pm and Saturday 5:00-10:00 pm
Traditional Chinese Cuisine
909 Empire Drive
hours: Sunday through Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
967 West Main Street
hours: 11am-9:30pm Mon-Sat, 11am-9pm Sun
Authentic Mexican Grill
Fuji Express and Yogurt City
598 Cummings Street
hours: Mon.-Thurs. 10:30am-10:30pm; Fri.-Sat. 10:30am-11:00pm; Sun. 10:30am-10:00pm
Japanese cuisine + frozen yogurt.[+] Expand DetailsFuji offers hibachi style Japanese cuisine, including teriyaki specialties, as well as frozen yogurt. Drive through, eat in, or place your order to go.
Harbor House Seafood & Steak
912 East Main Street
hours: Sun-Th 11:00am-8:00pm, F-Sat 11:00am-9:00pm
Seafood, Chicken, Steak and More[+] Expand DetailsEnjoy a wide variety of seafood, chicken, and steak at Harbor House.
Harvest Table Restaurant
13180 Meadowview Square, Meadowview, VA 24361
p: (276) 944‑5142
hours: Lunch: Tuesday-Saturday 11:00 — 2:00; Dinner: Wednesday-Saturday 5:00 — 9:00; Sunday Brunch: 11:30— 2:30; Closed Monday
The most dedicated farm-to-table restaurant in Southwestern Virginia, Harvest Table Restaurant works with seasonal produce and meats from local and regional sources, offering the best of each season. Creative recipes are designed to highlight freshness and quality.[+] Expand Details
The restaurant prefers to serve foods with a low carbon footprint. All meats are pasture-raised and finished, and all of the seafood is wild and sustainably harvested from the Carolina and Virginia shores. In addition to the produce grown on the Harvest Table Farm, you'll find products from over 50 regional farmers, gardeners and ranchers. Even the beer & wine menu is from local and regional sources, offering wines, beers, and hard ciders from Virginia.
In addition to the local-foods restaurant, check out the Meadowview Farmers’ Guild General Store that carries food items and handmade goods from over 170 local craftspeople and artisans. The Harvest Table is located in a pair of renovated buildings on the old town square in Meadowview, VA.
Harvest Table Restaurants also offers catering, including a portable smoker for on-site barbecue, and can accommodate weddings and special events. Call for more information.
One Heartwood Circle
hours: Monday - Sunday: 10 am-3 pm plus Thursday Night BBQ- 5-9 pm
Heartwood reinterprets Southwest Virginia traditions of home cooking to create dishes that are both adventurous and deeply satisfying. We use locally grown ingredients whenever possible, reflecting Heartwood's support for local artisans. The result is upscale but casual comfort food that's as good for you as it tastes.[+] Expand Details
Heartwood is the perfect place to experience the best in local food. Our chef reinterprets Southwest Virginia traditions of home cooking to create dishes that are both adventurous and deeply satisfying. We use locally grown ingredients whenever possible, reflecting Heartwood's support for local artisans. The result is upscale but casual comfort food that's as good for you as it tastes.
Call (276) 492-2400 for more information or to make dinner reservations. Reservations are encouraged but not required.
Sample the coffees and regional wines of Southwest Virginia in our Coffee and Wine Bar, a warm and pleasant place to relax and visit with family and friends.
Our coffees are brewed from locally roasted coffee beans. We also feature wines, mead and cider from around the region – award-winning vintages that are also for sale in our gift shop.
Heartwood is your gateway to Southwest Virginia craft, music, food and local culture. Shop crafts by local artisans, juried to be the best of the best, and the most complete collection of Crooked Road old time, bluegrass and gospel music. Meet artisans and musicians at live events and in interactive exhibits. Get a personal welcome to Southwest Virginia's heritage, craft, music, outdoor recreation, scenic beauty.
JJ's Restaurant & Sports Bar
115 Charwood Drive
hours: Monday - Thursday 11:00-11:00 pm, Friday-Saturday 11:00-12:00 am, Sunday 11:00-10:00 pm
Serving a variety of foods: burgers, sandwiches, salads, seafood, steak and homemade pies.
Katbird's Wine and Gourmet
230 East Main Street
hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10:00-6:00 pm Holiday Hours (Dec 1 - 25) Monday - Saturday 10:00-6:00 pm and Sunday 1:00-4:00 pm
Large wine and beer selection, gourmet food, Italian pottery, gifts and gift baskets.[+] Expand Details
Looking for a little European charm? Stop by Katbird's Wine & Gourmet. We feature wines from around the world, something to fit every price range. Our beer selection includes over 100 different beers: from pilsners to imperial stouts. We offer a great selection of cheeses, salami and prosciutto sliced to order. Our gourmet food section includes a wide variety of savories and sweets to make any evening special.
Need a quick gift? Let us customize a gift bag or basket for you. Not a wine drinker? Come join us for a delicious cup of coffee and browse through our gorgeous selection of gift ware, geared toward the essentials of setting your table with flair.
Kristan's Country Store
125 Charwood Drive, Abingdon VA 24210
p: (276) 608-0005
An Amish country store offering meat, jams & jellies, breads, soaps, old-fashioned candies, hand-crafted furniture, gifts and more. All made in the USA by the Amish.[+] Expand Details
All of Kristan’s products are Amish hand-crafted and shipped directly from the Amish workshops and farms. Kristan’s furniture is handcrafted in the Amish communities of Lancaster, PA, Holmes County, OH, as well as in Michigan . Each of Kristan’s Country Store's unique home and outdoor furniture and accent pieces is proudly made in the USA.
Los Arcos I
414 Cummings Street
hours: Mon-Thurs 11am to 10pm, Fri & Sat 11am to 10:30pm, Sun 11:30am to 9pm
823 West Main Street
hours: Tues-Thurs 11am-8pm; Fri-Sat 11am-9pm
Eclectic Music and Art inspired Cafe.
1060 West Main Street, Stone Mill Village
hours: M-Th 10:30am-10:30pm, F-Sat 10:30am- 11:00pm, Sun 10:30am- 9:00pm
"Let our family take care of yours" Authentic Taste of Italy at your convenience.[+] Expand Details
An authentic taste of Italy at your convenience. Enjoy lunch with friends, a romantic dinner for two, or come in and pick up your favorite menu items hot and ready when you get here. Don't forget dessert . . . from simple to divine . . . delicious no-frills Canoli to decadent Tira Mi Su or NY Style Cheese Cake.
Milano's is also glad to host parties and other special occasions.
Moon Dog Brick Oven
1099 Old Berry Drive
hours: Monday thru Thursday 11 AM - 9PM Friday & Saturday 11 AM - 10 PM Sunday 12PM - 9PM
Brick Oven Pizza at its finest.
190 E. Main Street, Abingdon VA 24210
hours: Open for lunch and dinner Tuesday - Saturday, plus Sunday brunch
Old World. New World. Whole World.[+] Expand DetailsThrough a love of travel and international culture, Chef Stephen Gilbert has been taking influences from all over the world and creatively presenting them using some of the freshest ingredients from the southwest Virginia area. Beginning in March, Chef Gilbert will open Morgan's, an exciting new restaurant in Abingdon, Virginia that will showcase his vision of local ingredients prepared with international influences. “Experimentation and presentation are the driving points of our cuisine as we create seasonal menus and daily specials that highlight the best flavors and ingredients of that season, as well as allowing for creative explorations of these ingredients, says Chef Stephen Gilbert.” The ever-changing menu is inspired by local availability and focuses on unique ingredients. The core message is “Old world, new world, whole world" which focuses on using old traditions and recipes blended with new technologies and styles and using the best local ingredients in a seasonal manner while blending multi-cultural influences. Customers will learn about new and interesting ingredients and the cultural influences of these ingredients. New cooking technologies, such as sous vide cooking, will be blended with Appalachian and global cooking traditions. Menus are changed seasonally to allow for utilization of seasonal ingredients and to highlight chef creativity.
266 West Main Street
hours: Mon-Sat- 11am-7pm
Local, International and specialty food, gifts and local art.
231 West Main Street
hours: Monday - Saturday 11:00AM to 9:00PM
Combines fine dining and fun with an atmosphere that is second to none.
Located off I-81, Exit 19
883 Empire Drive
hours: Open daily 11am-10pm. Delivery Hours 11:30am-1:30pm and 4:30-10pm.
Healthy and delicious menu items featuring hummus, salads, pita sandwiches, pizza and more.
283 East Main Street
hours: Tuesday - Saturday - Lunch Hours 11:00-2:00 pm - Dinner Hours 5:00-9:00 pm
Casual Dining Experience in Historic Abingdon.[+] Expand Details
Rain Restaurant & Bar.
480 Cummings Street
Sisters at the Martha Washington Inn
150 West Main Street
Located inside the Historic Martha Washington Inn. Come enjoy intimate, cozy atmosphere and snuggly bar.[+] Expand DetailsAvailable to both Inn guests and visitors to Abingdon, reservations are suggested. Whether it's a private family celebration, a business dinner or a relaxing bite to eat before turning in for the night, our Chef and his team will make you feel both welcome and well satisfied. We offer an innovative menu for casual or formal occasions in Sisters, an American Grill with a charming outdoor courtyard and a very comfortable bar/lounge area with discreetly placed HDTV's for those who simply cannot miss that important game or match! And for families staying at the Inn and dining with children under twelve, their special menu is on us!
East meets Southwest (Virginia) Abingdon food truck The Pakalachian, which blends Pakistani cuisine with traditional Appalachian cooking. Offers dishes like chicken curry piled on creamy mashed potatoes, samosa pot pie, or spicy okra sautee. Visit the website for a schedule of events where you can find them.[+] Expand DetailsThe Pakalachian is a food truck based out of Abingdon, Virginia, that strives to creatively blend the culinary elements of both Southwest Virginia and South Asia to produce unique, vibrant dishes that benefit local Appalachia. Owned and operated by Mohsin and Katlin Kazmi, this food truck is anything but ordinary. Each dish is curated to combine the comforting elements of the foods Katlin and Mohsin grew up with as kids. The Pakalachian strives to creatively blend the culinary elements of both Southwest Virginia and South Asia to produce unique, vibrant dishes. The Pakalachian offers menu items such as Curry Me Down South, tomato-based Pakistani chicken curry piled on mashed potatoes. Samosa Pot Pie & I Shut My Mouth, another favorite, is a vegetarian option with a savory helping of pot pie goodness “wallered” in a crispy samosa shell served with imli, dill ranch, or spicy chutney for dipping. There’s also Tikka My Senses, Uncle Keema Joe, and more.
222 East Main Street
hours: Mon-Sat 4:30pm-10pm, Dinner 5pm-9pm
"A relaxed and casual dining experience"[+] Expand Details
Welcome to The Tavern Restaurant, located in Abingdon's oldest building, built in 1779. Dining at The Tavern is a long-standing tradition in Abingdon. Guests experience a friendly, relaxed and informal atmosphere. Casual attire. A diverse menu is offered, all entrees are prepared fresh at the time they are ordered. We have an extensive beer and wine list and full service bar. Gift Certificates. Corporate dining - Meetings - Entertainment. Special functions available on Sundays. Indoor/Outdoor dining. Reservations recommended. The Tavern, a place where you can relax and enjoy fine food.
The Virginia Ballroom at the Community Center of Abingdon
300 Senior Drive, Abingdon VA 24210[+] Expand DetailsCustom buffet starts at $30 per person. Includes added experience such as music, storytelling or local history Ask about adding wine to your menu. Our signature space, The Virginia Ballroom, boasts 6,100 square-feet of open ballroom space and a dance floor. Your event will be complete with the optional use of audio and video equipment, stage lighting, a piano, covered porch and an extended lounge area. The Virginia Ballroom is supported by our professional kitchen with our skilled chef ready to create a special menu for your event. Capacity, 300. Featuring Chef David Williams to assist you with the perfect menu for your event. The Dogwood Room is a 2,100 square feet space that seats up to 150 people. With a small kitchen within the room, it is excellent for large meetings, professional development events or personal parties. The most cozy space, The Cardinal Room, is a 860 square feet and seats up to 40 people. A mini-kitchen makes it convenient for private functions and is an excellent work space for smaller meetings or events.
Tokyo Japanese Steak House
811 Village Blvd
Authentic Japanese Cuisine
White Birch Food and Juice
170 Main St, Abingdon VA 24210
hours: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm; Friday & Sat 8am-9pm; Sun 10am-3pm
White Birch Juice is a locally sourced, raw juice and smoothie bar that offers a variety of healthy alternatives to your everyday meal. Now offering farm fresh breakfast and lunch.[+] Expand Details
Wolf Hills Brewing
350 Park Street
hours: Mon. - Thurs. 5-9pm; Fri. 3-9pm, Sat. 1-9pm, Sun. 1-6pm
Providing fresh handmade malt beverages to Southwest Virginia and nearby areas![+] Expand DetailsWOLF HILLS BREWING CO is a craft brewery located in historic Abingdon, Virginia. Voted Best Local Craft Beer in Southwest Virginia by Virginia Living Magazine, Wolf Hills serves up delicious hand-crafted brews, along with local art on display, and a packed line-up of live music. The brewery takes its name from the original appellation that Daniel Boone gave to the wilderness that became Abingdon. Tradition holds that Boone and his hunting companion spent a sleepless night along a hill on the Great Road after their dogs encountered a pack of wolves, which had a den in a nearby cave. Drawing from this rich history, Wolf Hills Brewing CO melds together time honored brewing methods using only the highest quality ingredients with modern beer styles inspired by the wide array of fragrant hops from the Pacific-Northwest. Wolf Hills brews in small batches that are only distributed in the Virginia Highlands. The result is a level of fresh, savory beer that is unmatched in this region. Discover one of our many styles for yourself . . . you’ll be howling for more. Weekly schedule is:
Zazzy'z Coffee House and Roastery
380 East Main Street
hours: Monday thru Friday 7:30 am - 6 pm ~ Saturday 8 am - 6 pm ~ Sunday 9 am - 3 pm
Downtown Abingdon's coffee house and roastery, featuring a bistro cafe and local art and books! Gourmet coffee, pastries, freshly made breakfast and lunch.[+] Expand DetailsDowntown Abingdon's coffee house and roastery, featuring a bistro cafe and local art and books! Great coffee roasted on site, espresso drinks, frappes, homemade muffins, sandwiches, soups, quiche and lasagna. Order coffee for home, including fair trade, organic and shade grown coffees, or stop by to relax, have a good chat, or browse your favorite authors in the cafe book shop. Set in a two-story Victorian town-house, Zazzy'Z combines all the comforts of home with the luxury of a metropolitan bookseller and cafe. Zazzy'z shares a building with the Balkan Bakery, featuring authentic European pastries, savory treats & lunch options.