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Savor the Flavors of McDowell County, NC

After a day of exploring the beauty of the mountains, you'll be delighted by the wide array of dining choices available in McDowell County. Whether you're craving Southern comfort food, need catering and space for a private gathering, or want to tour a local working farm to learn about sustainable agricultural practices, we have it all.

Where to Eat: Diverse Dining Options for Every Taste

From cozy coffee shops and general stores that fuel your morning adventures to restaurants catering to specific tastes and dietary needs, you'll find what you're looking for here. Grab your morning caffeine and picnic supplies before hitting the trails, then end your day at locally owned diners and breweries, where friendly faces and small-town charm make for a perfect finish. Experience the local flavors and hospitality that make McDowell County a food lover’s paradise.