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Rockford General Store

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Step Back In Time...

When stepping on the front porch of the store, you suddenly realize you're in for a surprise when... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David F
East Bend, North Carolina
Mark York Tavern & Rockford General Store

This is my ancestral Grandfather, Marcus York. Beautiful old town. Took our Star Tours & Travel... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Larry B
Millers Creek, North Carolina
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5174 Rockford Rd, Dobson, NC 27017-7957
+1 336-374-5317
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When stepping on the front porch of the store, you suddenly realize you're in for a surprise when you walk into the store. Step inside and you are transported back in time to when general stores served as the community grocery store, cafe, and dry...More

Thank David F
Reviewed May 30, 2018

This is my ancestral Grandfather, Marcus York. Beautiful old town. Took our Star Tours & Travel here many times to the Rockford General Store. We also visit a hidden gem here in Rockford, Ben Long’s Frescoe of Jesus Come Unto Me.

Thank Larry B
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

They have the best sandwiches and fried Apple pies! We always visit there with Harley friends and never fails to meet some more bikers. The old candy Barrels are always a nice treat to bring back to the grandkids.

Thank Jeffrey Y
Reviewed December 6, 2017

This store has a variety of memorabilia and souvenirs. Candy is sold from barrels. It serves sandwiches and snacks.

Thank robert_whittaker
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Enjoyed a ride through rural Surry County en route to the country store. The area and store are historic relics of a past time and way of life. The local general store stocked with lots of interesting things. Instead of horses, Harleys parked out front...More

Thank BlueridgeCharlie
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Traveled to the store looking for something to do during Mayberry week. The place is small, really one big room. Not much there just jars of candy. Very old building, chairs out front very dirty. Saw a lot of bees around the candy jars. A...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

This place is amazing. There is so many choices of great old timey candy it is very hard not to rack up the "national debt" to buy everything. Great place, we loved it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Mike D
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Visiting some vineyards in the area and stopped for lunch This place was perfect lots of history Great service sat in a historic park across the street and ate our lunch. You have to appreciate this .

Thank montonij
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This cute little general store is a part of many memories that I have as a child. Growing up I use to go there with my grandfather and selecting the different flavored stick candy from the glass jars. The historic low water bridge is no...More

Thank dhsballin12
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Great experience! Amazing sandwiches! Fun "back-in-the-day" items for sale. Old fashioned candies. A must if you are in the area!

Thank mitzid937
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