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U.G. White Mercantile

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Loved The Building:)

Just walking around this store took me back 60 years, loved the old design and bones:) How many... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Cartersville, Georgia
via mobile
Fun store

This is such a neat store. We had so much fun picking out candy and gifts for family. The customer... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Huntsville, Alabama
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  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“general store”(5 reviews)
“case knives”(4 reviews)
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101 N Jefferson St, Athens, AL 35611-1701
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Just walking around this store took me back 60 years, loved the old design and bones:) How many people over the years have walked these floors I kept thinking. The store has two floors, upscale name brand clothes up top:) Country store items from nails...More

Thank Jayjay099
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is such a neat store. We had so much fun picking out candy and gifts for family. The customer service was great.

Thank HehMommy256
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Like walking back on time, very cool old time feeling with some nice.otems and my wife was.very happy to see the taffy

Thank KentPaulson
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in while in Athens on business. I really enjoyed this store. The staff was really friendly and showed us some of the antiques scattered around the store. This store has a little bit of everything from candy to kitchen items. I really enjoyed...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

White is a great place to experience the history of Athens. The store is on the square which has servived extremely well. The store is a good first visit that will draw you into the other very worth wile sole proprietorship stores.

Thank Don1630TD
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Old time general store, selling items from candy by the pound and toys to clothing. We spent about a half-hour or so looking around, and my husband ended up buying a couple of shirts that were on sale.

Thank mkitchens
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

U G White’s is a piece of history. Great selection of pocket knives, lanterns, jellies and jams, and toys.

Thank n4xdk1
Reviewed September 28, 2017

I have been in this store many times and i always find something to buy. The store has a lot of old toys from the past and new ones as well. Lots of candy to choose from. Excellent collection of kitchen everything.

Thank juejue5050
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

When I get to go home and visit my family I always stop at U G White's. Nothing takes me back like the smell of the old store and the ability to rack a glass Coke bottle out of a old fashioned machine. There's nothing...More

Thank Leonard J
Reviewed August 14, 2017

they have a lot of candy from when I was a kid and kitchen accessories that are unique for now. Lye soap, homemade salsa's, honey etc. nice stop along the downtown square

Thank 4lifeisgood2
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