Eat & Drink
Carolina Smoke- Morganton
Legendary barbeque that is low 'n slow all wood smoked meat!
Catawba Valley Ale Trail
The Catawba Valley Region is home to many award-winning breweries that try to use as many local ingredients as possible and strive to give back to the earth and river that they call home. Get a stamp from each location by checking in on your phone after buying food or drinks from each location. Check in to each participating brewery to qualify for a prize.
Catawba Valley Wine Trail
The Catawba Valley Wine Trail features 5 wineries - all located within minutes of Interstate 40 between Exit 90 and Exit 112. We are located only 45 minutes east of Asheville, NC and 45 minutes west of Statesville, NC.
Local newspaper readers selected Chubby's "Best Sandwich in Burke County - 2016/2017" & "Best Pizza In Burke County - 2015"!
Copper Penny Grill Lake Hickory
Locally owned and operated restaurant, full bar, catering, and outdoor Waterfront Dining. 4 bars overlooking beautiful Lake Hickory with 37 beers on tap and boat parking. Featuring Live Music every Saturday (seasonal) from 7-10pm
Featuring beer AND wine ON TAP, a diverse and wide- ranging bottled wine selection, gourmet whole bean coffees and loose-leaf teas, cigars, and locally crafted handmade art. Join us for Cigar Night (every other Thursday) and weekly Friday night Wine Tastings.
Cup n' Spoon Coffee & Yogurt Bar
Delicious probiotic rich froyo and so much more! They offer espresso drinks, smoothies, frappes, shakes, dairy free, sugar free, gluten free and vegan options!
Divinity Donuts & Bakery
Fresh made small batch donuts & baked goods, located in the downtown of Morganton, North Carolina
Fonta Flora Brewery
Fonta Flora utilizes local artists to help conceptualize the notion that fermentation is yet another medium for creating art. Downtown Morganton tasting room and special event space.
Fonta Flora Whippoorwill Farm
Located under the backdrop of the stunning and rugged Linville Gorge, the farmhouse brewery sits on 9 acres of beautiful pastureland surrounded by Lake James State Park. Once a dairy farm known as Whippoorwill, this land is currently home to their 15 barrel brewhouse and will eventually be transformed into a working and educational farm with annual gardens and fruit groves.