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These 12 Charming General Stores In North Carolina Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Who doesn’t love a weathered wood floor that creaks with history, shelves packed to the brim with eye-catching candies, and locally-grown, packaged foods that take us to a simpler time, reminiscent of a ‘Grocery’ we’d see in an old movie.

General stores embody the good ol’ days of shopping. No fluff or unnecessary fancy, just simple, antiquated shops that you’ll want to spend hours exploring. Luckily, North Carolina has some great ones to choose from, starting with these twelve.

What is your favorite general store in North Carolina? Tell us in the comments!

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com