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Thompson's Store

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Wife and I spent ~ an hour in Saluda this past SAT - this old general store was a hidden gem! We bought a pound of their bulk sausage and cooked it the next day - SO GOOD! We did not try the adjoining restaurant - maybe on our next visit.
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This experience will thrill anyone looking for a nostalgic trip filled with items from the past and present. The staff in the store were friendly and helpful.
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We visited thinking it would be like an old general store. It was more like a small neighborhood/community store. We didn't buy anything. It wasn't what we expected.
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Whether a grocery or general store, Thompson's is special. A little of this and a pinch of that is about what to expect. Not fancy, but an oasis for local residents. This old-time (1890) establishment is a Saluda "institution" and a must visit. Fun!
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Response from r clark t, Owner at Thompson's Store
Responded Nov 12, 2018
Thank you Keen. Support from folks such as you certainly helps to keep our doors open after all these years and we very much appreciate your kindness.
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Love old fashioned stores! Great fresh veggies, cheese and sausage! Friendly folk. You won't be disappointed. 😉
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Response from r clark t, Owner at Thompson's Store
Responded Aug 22, 2018
And we love having such a nice review from you!!! Thank you for making us feel like it's worth the effort to hang on to a 128 year old family owned grocery store....now in its fourth generation of the same family. R. Clark Thompson,Owner Historic Thompson's Store/Ward's Grill 24 West Main Street Saluda, NC 28773 (pop. 713)
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