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The Best Restaurants Are Here in Abingdon.

Before or after your show be sure to support local businesses and experience one of Abingdon's fantastic restaurants.

USA Today Best Small Town Food Scene 2020

For the second year running, Abingdon has been named the Best Small Town Food Scene in the country by USA Today’s 10Best! With more than 30 independent restaurants, Abingdon has more eateries per capita than New York City!

Play With Your Food

In celebration of Barter at the Moonlite, Abingdon's restaurants are offering a playful take on their most popular dishes. All across town you'll find menu specials, cocktails and picnic basket dinners, perfect for enjoying before the show, or taking to the drive-in.

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Mamma Mia

Three times world champion and pizza (Napoli Palermo and Paris).
✔️Homemade Lasagna ✔️Homemade Manicotti ✔️Homemade Ravioli
✔️Homemade Eggplant Parmesan ✔️Gluten Free for some Options
I don’t know where would I want to be but Mamma Mia!
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JJ’s Restaurant & Sports Bar

Not just a restaurant, not just a sports bar. At JJ’s you’ll feel like one of the locals. We use only the freshest ingredients, with an eye on locally grown food, to create comfort food at affordable prices.

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128Pecan

Local, quirky, fun little restaurant with simple good food and friendly professional service. Serving lunch, dinner and carries a full bar.

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Greekos

At Greeko’s, we offer many fresh, made-from-scratch dishes seasoned with distinct Mediterranean spices. Our tzatziki, Greek dressing, soups, keftedes meatballs, spanokopita, moussaka, pastitsio; all these are made from recipes developed by owner/chef Mustafa, from his own traditional family recipes.

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Anthony’s Desserts

Anthony’s Desserts was founded in 2010 by Pastry Chef Anthony Perkins and provides a diverse selection of freshly made dessert creations, hand-roasted coffees, and ice-creams to Abingdon, VA and the surrounding region.

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The Best Hotels and B&B’s Around!

Need a place to stay while you are here? We partner with several of the best hotels and coziest bed and breakfast's in the surrounding areas.

The Martha Washington Inn & Spa

The Martha is Abingdon’s most famous hotel and a treasured landmark. Pick up a generous glass of “goodnight” port wine each night at the Front Desk thereby guaranteeing “sweet dreams” and on Saturdays, enjoy afternoon tea and cookies, a great favorite to meet and mingle with other guests. The Round-Table Library features over 1000 volumes of American writers and an assortment of favorites, a great place to curl up in front of the fire on any evening.

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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson

Located at the intersection of I-81 and US-11, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Abingdon, VA is a smart hotel choice for leisure and business travelers. We invite you to start your day with our free, hot breakfast and then unwind with a swim in our seasonal outdoor pool. For a cardio workout, our guests have free access to the fitness center adjacent to the hotel. For a quick snack, stop by our lobby for a free cookie and coffee 24/7.

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Time to relax

Make your trip more than just exciting, make it relaxing with a visit to a local spa or wellness center

Salt of the Earth

A Sanctuary from Stress – A Healing Touch – A Place to Reconnect Mind, Body, & Spirit.  Offering Salt Therapy, Massage Therapy, Infrared Sauna and Red Light Therapy

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Whitetop Yoga

Whitetop Yoga is deeply rooted in our culture of authenticity and non-judgment. We welcome you to come exactly as you are – our humanity is what truly connects us all. Our yoga classes have something for every body from restorative yoga to power vinyasa.

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Cuttin Up Hair Salon & Spa

Located In beautiful, historic Abingdon Va. Voted Best Salon in Abingdon and by Virginia Living Magazine. We offer a variety of services and products to make you look & feel Beautiful!

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Make Your Moment an Adventure!

South West Virginia has plenty of options for outdoor recreation.

Virginia Creeper Trail

The gentle grade and easy access points make the Creeper Trail fun for all members of the family, young and old. Anyone looking to see spectacular scenery and cover a lot of ground with minimal effort, especially families seeking an outdoor activity that everyone can enjoy. With options to make this trail extremely easy or very difficult, anyone can find their perfect activity and have a great time on the Virginia Creeper Trail.

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Abingdon Vinyards

Napa to Appalachia…World-class wines in the Virginia Highlands.  The Gardner Family moved from California to Virginia to build the legacy of Abingdon Vineyards. Come taste the adventure!

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Birthplace of Country Music Museum

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. Exhibits are highly interactive and feature a number of video experiences as well as various artifacts relating to the 1927 Bristol Sessions and other aspects of Bristol’s musical legacy.

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Intense Escape

Intense Escape is a real life, action filled game. A thrilling interactive activity for you and your friends to enjoy. With three challenging rooms to choose from, you will be locked in a specially designed room full of codes to crack puzzles to solve and clues to aid you during your quest.

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William King Museum of Art

William King Museum of Art is an ever-changing gallery and gathering space in the vibrant arts and cultural community of Abingdon, VA. Our exhibitions range from contemporary art made right here in our Appalachian region to fine art from all around the world.

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Explore Downtown

Discover Abingdon's downtown shopping scene.

Abingdon Olive Oil Company

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The Arts Depot

Considered one of the top 5 things to do in Abingdon, The Arts Depot has three galleries and seven resident artists who invite you to interact with them in their working studios. Folk art, clay, textiles, portraiture, jewelry, oil, acrylic, watercolor and mixed media painting and more are showcased in this historic freight station built in the 1860’s now known as The Arts Depot.

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Fox Glove Antiques & Etc.

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Goodman Jewelers

We offer appraisals, remounts, repairs, and sales of fine jewelry.  Our speciality is custom jewelry.  We search out the finest sources for your diamonds and colored gemstones to complete your custom jewelry design.

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Holston Mountain Artisans

Established in 1971 in Abingdon, Virginia, Holston Mountain Artisans preserves and promotes the finest traditional and contemporary arts and crafts of our Appalachian region. Our non-profit, member-owned cooperative is comprised of over 80 talented artisans living primarily in Southwest Virginia and Upper East Tennessee.

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Necessities

Local, international, and specialty foods; gift baskets, and local art.

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A Likely Yarn

Providing a quality fiber arts experience through exceptional customer service, creativity, and honest product value. All kintters, crocheters, weavers, spinners and felters welcome!

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Siegner’s LTD

Siegner’s LTD is a contemporary, classic boutique of women’s clothing, unique jewelry & accessories and gifts.  Original art by Lauren Siegner.  Visit Siegner’s and discover the unique! Need a little help perfecting your style?  Siegner’s offers personalized wardrobe coordinating service -consultation.  Let us help you look your best!

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Wolf Hills Antiques

Exciting new store with beautiful antiques, collectibles and decorator items for your home
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