Food & Drink

Ashe County Cheese

Watch cheese be made at Carolina’s oldest cheese plant! With over 20 varieties of cheese, locally made wines, old fashioned candies and more, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy.

Oshu House

You’ll love Oshu House for their unique sushi, American-Japanese cusine, and great ambiance! Enjoy lunch from 11-3 or dinner staring at 3. Or both, we wouldn’t blame you!

Smoky Mtn. BBQ

Pork bbq, grilled chicken, fried fish, country ham…there’s no shortage of homestyle lunch and dinner plates at Smoky Mountain. For a meal in a nice, relaxed setting make sure to try dining on their screened in porch area!

Hillbilly Grill

In a cozy, country setting you can enjoy home cooked meals served with southern hospitality. Hillbilly Grill also offers a can’t miss breakfast that’s served all day long!


Located right on Main Street you can find both the restaurant and Brew Haus. Make sure to check out Ashe County’s first roof-top deck at the Brew Haus.

Slice WJ

Find tasty New York style pizza, pasta and salads at your local eatery, pub, and friendly hangout spot.

Blackjacks Pub & Grill

Build your own burger and try our signature handmade beef patty made using our secret family recipe!

New River Brewery

Founded by a father and son, here you can find fresh, innovated craft beers with tasty appetizers and meals.


Coffee shop with many specialty coffees and pastries. With plenty of seating areas in a warm, cozy space!

Hole Lotta Doughnuts

Tasty, large doughnuts and fritters with specialty drinks, ciders and wine!

Oldhouse Goods

Not your mama’s grilled cheese. At Oldhouse you can find speciality drinks, ice cream and pastries. As well as many options for breakfast and lunch.

Visit us Monday-Friday from 7-6. Or Saturdays from 8-6.

Find us on Insta @oldhousegoods

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Ashe Arts Center

Home to a year round exhibition space that showcases art from local and regional artists.

Florence Thomas Art School

Visit our galley exhibit or sign up for one of our many workshops!


The Marketing House

A local full service marketing agency specializing in digital marketing services.


Madi’s Clothing & Accessories

Trendy, not-so-basic clothing for women of all shapes and sizes. Helping to make you feel beautiful & confident

Pretty N Pearls

Your go to shop for bridal, prom, and women’s clothing. You will also be able to find a wide selection of accessories and shoes here making this your one stop shop for your special day!

Barks & Co.

Dog boutique with everything you could possibly need or want for your furry friends!

McB’s Mercantile

Here you can find clothing, jewelry, and custom embroidery along with speciality ice cream!

Sister’s on Main

Clothing, gifts, and accessories. You’ll always find a treasure at Sister’s on Main.

Three Little Bears

Old fashioned candies & sodas. Also featuring locally made crafts & clothing.

Mountain Outfitters

Outdoor speciality store on Main Street carrying the top brands in outdoor industry.

Third Day

Home decor, garden center, furniture, food and a pumpkin patch in the fall!

The Foundry

Featuring local vendors who sell home decor, clothing, antiques, farm supplies, and more!

Parkway Theater

Charming, locally owned theater that carries the latest big screen hits!

Mo’s Boots

Boots, outdoor wear, outdoor gear, everyday wear and plenty of Carhartt. Plus, so much more!

Watson Foods

Purveyor of fine foods. Take your cooking to a whole new level with everything we have to offer!

Blue Ridge Movie Lounge

A movie theater but with a twist – watch a movie from a recliner or cozy sofa.

Ramblin Poppy

Butcher shop located on Main Street in downtown WJ. Fresh meats & perfect cuts!

Great Southern Gothic

Curiosity Shoppe featuring many handmade and novelty items. Plus, a fun escape room & ghost tours!

Maizy’s on Main

Clothing, home decor, gifts, and more. The perfect blend of all things old & new!

Old Orchard Creek General Store

Located in downtown Lansing, you can visit Old Orchards cafe that serves Hatchet Coffee, teas from Art of Tea and Stick Boy Pastries. While there you can also shop the store which sells handmade goods from local artisans.

Visit us Monday-Saturday from 7-6. Or Sunday from 8-5.

Find us on Insta @oldorchardcreek

Bull’s Boots

Stylish boots, work boots, western wear, work wear, hats, accessories and so much more! Bull’s is a can’t miss shop in down town WJ with a western themed environment and friendly staff.

Visit us Monday-Thursday from 10-5. Friday & Saturday from 10-6. And Sundays from 12-4.

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Twin Creeks

Quaint and stylish shop featuring antiques, home decor and seasonal /vintage items.

Antiques on Main

The largest antique shop in Ashe County full of one-of-a-kind collectibles.

North State Antiques

The perfect place to find an antique collectible or treasure that you can cherish forever!

Shops on Wheels

Lemon Drop

When life gives you lemons…you buy a trailer and sell lemonade out of it. Don’t miss where we drop by next.

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The bookmobile offers book renting and buying. They also accept donations! See them next time they’re near you!

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Molly Chomper Cider

Cidery and wine bar located at the old Lansing school. Outside food is allowed and we are pet friendly!

Carolina Country Wines

Unwind and relax in our store with fine wines and craft beer with the twenty tap tasting bar.

Old Barn Winery

Come try our wine, as we have a wine for every palate. You can also come to one our many events or take a ride on our trolley into town!

Visit us Thursdays from 12-6. Friday and Saturday from 12-7. Or Sunday from 1-6.

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