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Draper Mercantile

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Draper Merchantile

This was a wonderful surprise! Took my sister there for her birthday! The food was wonderful. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cynthia F
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
via mobile
A little treasure in Draper

Quaint eatery in a refurbished 1800s Merchantile. The building is gorgeously renovated. Wandering... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Blacksburg, Virginia
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The Draper Mercantile is a historic building restored as an arts and cultural heritage center. Showcasing the best of Southwest Virginia, we feature local arts, local and gourmet foods and have regular live music on stage. We have an eclectic array...more
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3054 Greenbriar Rd, Draper, VA 24324-2818
+1 540-994-5659
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a wonderful surprise! Took my sister there for her birthday! The food was wonderful. I had the apple French toast. Will go back soon for it again. The little shops are so sweet also

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Quaint eatery in a refurbished 1800s Merchantile. The building is gorgeously renovated. Wandering the structure after dinner was a real treat. Lots of art and crafts smattered around the various rooms. Small store with local goods (from meat to jams) and a surprisingly nice wine...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We were on our last day of a 10 day road trip from NC to Canada and back. Our goal has been to forego all chains and only eat local. The Draper was our last meal (lunch) and was the perfect way to end our...More

Thank AprilBWhitlock
Reviewed August 1, 2018

I understand the hours of operation are sketchy, but it was open an full when we visited. The restaurant has a country feel, there is a stage so I guess there is entertainment in the evening. There are a few areas of things for sale...More

1  Thank Purl22Knit
Reviewed July 24, 2018

My father and I have been meaning to try "the Merc" since I moved here several years ago. We finally made it in while they were actually open one afternoon recently. (They weren't twice before when we tried). We didn't wait too long for a...More

Thank CBSmith2016
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing lunch last week. As a vegetarian I was happy to see 2 items for the vehetarian. I enjoyed the veggie sandwich.. might i say it was amazing.. i noticed that it was not on the menu online, when i was telling my...More

Thank Jinia M
Reviewed April 14, 2018

I was expecting an old time store, what we found was a grouping of small vendors and a restaurant. The up side was the hostess at the desk at the restaurant was very helpful with directions and telling about the huge snow they had just...More

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed February 18, 2018

The Draper Mercantile was a nice place to visit. The food was good and there were several buildings to explore. Lots of unusual items to see and purchase.

1  Thank bonnieb736
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A great place for good food in a quaint restaurant and market very conveniently very near the New River Valley trail, which offers a good hike to try to work off the rich food. The home-ground sausage was just one example of the good attention...More

Thank RTavi_mon
Reviewed December 29, 2017

We stopped in just to browse around and decided to grab lunch there as well. Everyone was super polite and friendly and the food was delicious. A great place to visit!

1  Thank Candie M
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Debra L
December 18, 2014|
Response from Bobcat1950 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they do, but you would have to call them directly to make a reservation. It is such a wonderful place with great food and a band usually playing.