We all stop by the store fairly often to restock on groceries and things, and while corporations may have decent deals on their products, they don’t even compare to the friendly country atmosphere you can experience at a mom & pop shop. Here are 16 charming general stores around Washington that you’ve got to check out:
1. Jack's Country Store, Ocean Park
All of your general needs can be met at this shop near Oysterville. Need food? Hardware? Stop by and see what they've got!
2. Carlton General Store
If you're on the hunt for some fresh produce, they've got you covered. They grow their own delicious greens!
3. Gragg's General Store, Cathlamet
Not only does this place have a great selection of produce to choose from as well, but you can pick up your (hopefully winning) lottery ticket for the next draw!
4. Skamania General Store, Stevenson
You deserve to feel comfortable during your routine trip to the store, so why not stop by a place with a relaxing environment like this shop near the Columbia River?
5. Spring Street General Store, Friday Harbor
Beer lovers can refill their growler and also pick up any merchandise they may need at this amazing spot on San Juan Island!
6. Greenwater General Store, Enumclaw
Bigfoot fan? You can score some awesome specialized items, in addition to much more at this shop in Western Washington.
7. Anderson’s General Store, Anacortes
After you're done shopping for goods, be sure to sink your teeth into one of their meals from the Channelside Cafe!
8. Chelatchie Prairie General Store, Amboy
From prepared foods to dry items for your pantry, this amiable store by the mountains offers a little bit of everything.
9. Port Gamble General Store
This spot on the Kitsap Peninsula also serves as a cafe for double the charm!
10. Onion Creek General Store, Colville
If you're out in Eastern Washington, this is a perfect place to stock up on all your general needs.
11. Dupont General Store
They've always got a Soup of the Day for you to enjoy. They also have fresh flowers that smell heavenly!
12. Potholes General Store, Othello
Whether you're refilling your tank of gas, hungry for a quick snack, or you even forgot part of your fishing or camping gear - this is your go-to location!
13. Carson General Store, Carson
Their "Neighborhood Market Sales" have some unbeatable prices - not to mention the warm, welcoming vibe as soon you as walk in.
14. Yelvik's General Store, Brinnon
Out on the Olympic Peninusla you'll find this shop ideal for loading up on your favorite treats & drinks!
15. Cooper's General Store, Entiat
This small, yet cozy convenience store also provides as an adorable cafe & post office about ten miles up from the Entiat River Road.
16. Glenwood General Store
From their high quality beer to fresh veggies, this store can supply you with a variety of essential items!
Have you been to any of these stores? There are plenty more charming general shops here in our state. Share your favorite places with us below!