The Homemade Goods From This Amish Store In North Carolina Are Worth The Drive To Get Them

There are only a few Amish communities in the Tar Heel State, and this general store is located right in the heart of one of them. Updated in the last two years to include a huge expansion, Shiloh General Store has all of the essentials (including a deli) to make for a fun and eclectic day trip into North Carolina’s Amish country.

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Shiloh General Store is located at 5520 St Paul Church Rd., Hamptonville, NC 27020. It’s a mere 60 minutes north of Charlotte, 40 minutes west of Winston-Salem, and 60 minutes east of Boone. The store is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (closed on Sunday and Monday). Learn more on the official website!

While you’re visiting this quaint Amish country store, the famous North Carolina town where cars are banned (Love Valley) is only 17 miles away. Learn more in this previous article, and then go check it out, too!