2400A South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: (828) 433-9000
Fax: (828) 438-3674
Bars & Cafes
If you ever find yourself in need of a quick bite in Downtown Morganton, don't hesitate to make your way over to Grind Cafe, which has an array of delicious offerings for you to enjoy. The Apollo Wrap is one of the highlights of the menu, and don't forget to order a Tulip Bud Latte to go with it. This small coffeehouse also serves wine and beer, perfect for evenings when local musicians perform. Occasional trivia nights keep things interesting at this cafe.
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Drips' is Hickory's only full-service restaurant & coffeehouse serving top quality coffees, desserts, & food as well as hosting fine musicians from all over the country each Thursday, Friday, & Saturday night in the only non-smoking, alcohol-free music venue in town.
If you are seeking a friendly, laid back hangout with live music in its backdrop and a beer list with a lot of options to choose from, then head to the Olde Hickory Tap Room. Located on the Union Square in downtown, this restaurant and brew pub is known for serving variety of beers from its own brewery located a couple of blocks away. Apart from beer, other beverages like wine, tequila, whiskey, bourbon and vodka are also on offer. As for the food, this tap room also offers great selection of American food that is bound to impress you. Its menu includes tasty regular American fare of Buffalo Wings, cheeseburgers, signature pizzas and munchies. Ideal for families, walk in almost anytime of the day and settle down in its comfy atmosphere.
Youssef 242 is a versatile venue which is appropriate for business lunches or even a gathering of friends and family. The restaurant serves an eclectic fusion cuisine of American and Middle-Eastern fare, bringing out the best of both worlds. Wood-fired pizzas, delicious burgers and colorful salads also feature alongside. A critically recognized wine selection along with a decent beer list also appears. The restaurant's interiors are modern and sleek, and possess an upscale vibe. Youssef 242 is a great find in a small town like Hickory which is certainly not to be missed!
Iron Thunder Saloon & Grill, as the name indicates, is a Western themed bar which is part of a chain of three restaurants. The bar features big screen TVs to watch the latest games, pool table and pin-ball machines to keep you entertained and several events to grab your attention.