Where to Eat

Political Dogs

The best hot dogs, but also so much more: Catfish, burgers, chicken salad, vegetarian options, wings, desserts, etc. It's gourmet casual comfort food. Conveniently located in the restaurant space at Barter Stage II.

276.619.5462

Abingdon Vineyard & Winery

Located on 50 acres in Washington County, Virginia, along the South Holston River. Two miles down river is South Holston Lake, a resort lake. Over twenty different, handcrafted, wines. Guests are allowed to bring a picnic and enjoy fun, comfortable time with quality wine.

20530 Alvarado Road, Abingdon, VA
276.623.1255
abingdonwinery.com

Damascus Old Mill Restaurant and Inn

Walking distance from the Creeper Trail shuttle in the quaint town of Damascus. Private inn with full service restaurant and pub on the banks of the Laurel Creek overlooking Old Mill waterfall. Only 14 miles to Barter Theatre.

215 West Imboden Street, Damascus, VA
276.475.3745
damascusinn.com

Harvest Table Restaurant

At the Harvest Table our chefs create recipes designed to highlight quality and freshness with the best of each season’s produce and meats from local and regional sources. We pride ourselves on being the most dedicated farm to table restaurant in Southwestern Virginia. Stop in for lunch or dinner and we guarantee a unique and positive dining experience.
Present your Barter Theatre ticket stub for 10% off your entire purchase.

13180 Meadowview Square, Meadowview, VA
276.944.5142
harvesttablerestaurant.com

Pop Ellis Soda Shoppe & Grill

Ellis Soda Shoppe & Grill is in a former pharmacy that, unlike the others at the time, had no soda fountain. But it has one now — and the best sandwiches, sodas and ice cream in town!

217 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA
276.623.8187
ellissodashoppe.com

Rain Restaurant & Bar

Enjoy incredible homemade food with a traditional southern flavor by dining at Rain Restaurant & Bar. At Rain, everything is made in-house right down to the sacues and salad dressings. Rain features menu options for any appetitie with only the freshest ingredients possible.

283 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA
276.739.2331
rainabingdon.com

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