• FATZ
  • Cheesecake
  • English Farmstead Cheese
  • Stock Grapes
  • Tailgate Bread
  • Low country tuna
  • BBQ Switz CAfe
  • Chalet Shrimp Salad
  • Bruces

Eat

Sample something new and exciting by dining with locally owned cafes, diners and restaurants.  You'll find everything from authentic pulled, pork BBQ to the traditional southern "meat and 3" to scrumptious cheesecakes and desserts!

Most restaurants offer menu options that change with the season, incorporating locally sourced foods.  Marion's downtown tailgate market is a great place to shop for picnic fare or to pick up specialty items.  Search by location or review the entire list!  Don't see what you're looking for?  Call us!

Bantam Chef

Bantam Chef

Locally owned, this small diner serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Some dishes are served with a "Greek flavor" and others ...

  • Phone
    828-652-7023
Bojangle's Chicken and Biscuits

Bojangle's Chicken and Biscuits

Bojangle's famous chicken and biscuits is served daily.  Breakfast, lunch and dinner options.

Bojangles' Famous Chicken and Biscuits

Bojangles' Famous Chicken and Biscuits

Fast food chain offering three meals and snacks daily.

  • Phone
    828-659-9079
Cafe Marion

Cafe Marion

Locally owned cafe, located in historic downtown Marion.  Focusing on fresh ingredients, comfort food, familiar favorites and some exciting new ...

  • Phone
    828-559-2040
Chow Time Pizza

Chow Time Pizza

Locally owned, open daily for lunch or dinner, take out only.  Serving pizza, salads and wings!  Convenient Marion ...

  • Phone
    828-652-1717
Kentucky Fried Chicken

Kentucky Fried Chicken

The Colonel operates two locations in Marion, NC.   96 US 70 West (828-652-2322) and 3334 NC 226 South (828-652-5080 ...

  • Phone
    828-652-5080
Las Salsas

Las Salsas

Open daily for lunch and dinner, Las Salsas is a local favorite and as the name states, offers multiple salsas ...

  • Phone
    828-659-3350
Nara Express

Nara Express

Japanese cuisine served in a casual atmosphere, with take out and drive thru service.  

  • Phone
    828-652-7933
Sharon's Cafe

Sharon's Cafe

Old fashioned, southern style food and cafe serving breakfast and lunch between 7:00 am and 3:00 pm.  Stop ...

  • Phone
    828-652-5334
Subway Sandwiches

Subway Sandwiches

Serving deli style sandwiches and salads plus, breakfast daily.  Located inside the Love Truck Stop.

  • Phone
    828-652-9043
Tom Johnson's Camping Center

Tom Johnson's Camping Center

Tom Johnson's Camping Center is more than a campground, it also serves as a performance/event venue.  Located beside ...

  • Phone
    800-225-7802
Waffle House

Waffle House

The Waffle House is conveniently located in Marion, just off I-40 Exit 86/Hwy. 226 North.  You'll find ...

  • Phone
    828-659-0964
Zaxby's Fried Chicken

Zaxby's Fried Chicken

Zaxby's offers fried chicken wings, chicken fingers, salads and more.

  • Phone
    828-659-9966

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