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


The Blue Ridge Mountains are known for adding unique twists on traditional, southern dishes.  Sample regional fare and try something new and exciting when dining at locally owned cafes, diners and restaurants.  You'll find everything from authentic North Carolina pulled, pork BBQ to the traditional southern "meat and 3" to scrumptious cheesecakes and desserts! For the wine and craft beer fans, follow the Blue Ridge Travelers' Wine Trail and check out downtown Marion's tap rooms.

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 goodies or to pick up specialty items.  Search by location or review the entire list!  Don't see what you're looking for?  Call us!

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