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Address: 256 Middle Street, New Bern, NC 28560
Phone Number: 252-636-5898
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Description: This soda fountain and Pepsi gift shop is located at the same site where...
This soda fountain and Pepsi gift shop is located at the same site where the first Pepsi drink was invented.
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The Pepsi Birthplace

New Bern has some great shops in its downtown area. The Pepsi store isn't one of the fanciest but it's unusual and fun. Children especially, may enjoy a visit. Great place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Ahoskie, North Carolina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

OK, we enjoyed a Pepsi Float and got some "Real Sugar Pepsi" to take home for the kids. There were other Pepsi souvenirs for sale and few items on display.

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Falmouth, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

New Bern has some great shops in its downtown area. The Pepsi store isn't one of the fanciest but it's unusual and fun. Children especially, may enjoy a visit. Great place to purchase inexpensive knick-knacks that will remind you of New Bern's history.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

learned a lot about pepsi which happens to be our favorite soft drink was very friendly and enlightened us with the history of the company and the founder.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This may not be the big exhibit space of their competition in Atlanta GA, but there is a nice little gift shop along with the counter where you can get Pepsi at a reasonable price.

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Cobleskill
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Never knew Pepsi-Cola originated in New Bern, but now I do! Cute attraction in downtown New Bern. Find anything and everything "Pepsi" that you'd like here. Don't miss it when you visit New Bern -- great place for souvenirs.

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Catonsville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

So much fun to learn all about the origins of Pepsi and Caleb Bradham's journey to market his new creation. Especially interesting to see the original recipe. This is a cute little store where you can learn something new while enjoying a cold soda in a glass bottle, just like the old days!

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Old Fort, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Enjoyed visiting this store. While we were in town there was a Pepsico shareholders meeting going on as well.

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Havelock, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

This place is located on Middle Street in the heart of New Bern. It's a great spot to stop into. It has the history of Pepsi or "Brad's Drink" along with the original recipe and old photographs on the wall. It also includes Pepsi paraphernalia throughout the decades. To top it off, there is a "restaurant" side where you can... More 

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Morehead City, North Carolina
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113 reviews 113 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

great spot for a break while touring New Bern...would have liked salted peanuts to "load" my bottle of Pepsi. Founder, Caleb Brabham would have been proud.

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North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This was in downtown New Bern. It had a lot of historical advertisement as well as some things for sale. It was nice to feel like you had stepped back in time for a moment.

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