The Tiny Virginia Farm Town That’s Now A Southern Food Destination
Venture to the southwestern corner of the state and you’ll find a small town that’s known for its culture, friendliness, and absolutely incredible food scene. Pairing traditional Appalachian fare with fine dining, Abingdon offers a food scene that’s surprising for its modest size yet fits right into the vibrant nature of the town. So if you find yourself passing through, you’ll want to stop in for a meal and be sure to load up on plenty of apple stack cakes.
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With its locally-sourced cuisine and traditional recipes, the dining scene in Abingdon is nothing short of incredible. If you’re curious to learn more, you can plan a visit to this unique region of Virginia and experience it for yourself! For related content, you’ll enjoy learning about Why This Tiny Town Is The Perfect Place To Hibernate All Winter Long.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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