Downtown Directory / Food + Beverages

Downtown Wine & Gourmet

With nearly 300 different beers and over 500 different wines in stock (from as close as Bridgewater, VA to as far as New Zealand) you’re sure to find something to suit your personal tastes at Downtown Wine & Gourmet. They also carry beer and winemaking supplies, locally made chocolates, locally roasted coffee and a selection of gourmet foods from around the world. more

Friendly City Food Co-op

The Friendly City Food Co-op is a business that’s owned and democratically controlled by a large group of owners right here in our area. As a friendly, neighborhood grocery store with a distinctively modern twist, the co-op offers meat and produce from local farmers and producers, bulk spices and herbs, gourmet cheeses, delicious baked goods from local bakers, locally made soaps and lotions, and more. They also have a pleasant seating area so you can enjoy a cup of coffee or soup and salad from their deli. more

Harrisonburg Farmers Market

The Harrisonburg Farmers Market mission is to provide the public with easy access to fresh, nutritious, locally produced agricultural goods and crafts of the highest quality, to assist local and regional farmers and other producers to directly market their products to the local customer base, and to support environmental stewardship and community well-being. more

Meals 4 Home

Meals 4 Home offers a variety of prepared entrees for pickup by busy people. They specialize in preparing hand-made, refrigerated eat-at-home meals with entrees including: soups, stews, chowders, chili, sauces, casseroles, meatloaf, lasagna, and more. Their meals are perfect for busy professionals, working-parent families, students away from home, and senior citizens seeking an alternative to fast food without the cost of conventional restaurants. Meals are available for pick-up on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-7pm. more

Midtowne Market

Midtowne Market is a one-stop-shop for people who live, work and play in downtown Harrisonburg. They offer a great selection of craft and domestic beers, keg orders, fresh sandwiches & muffins from Mr. J's, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, Route 11 potato chips, Tasty Bites Indian & Asian entrées, along with the usual convenience store products and accoutrements. more

Rocktown Gift Shoppe

Rocktown Gift Shoppe, located inside the Hardesty-Higgins House Visitor Center, is your destination for local gifts and souvenirs. The shop offers a diverse selection of Virginia’s Finest products, including jams and jellies, syrups, honey, spices, sauces, soaps, and more. It’s here you’ll find a bounty of Virginia is For Lovers merchandise, including adult and youth T-shirts, mugs, bags, water bottles, magnets and other products. The gift shoppe is also home to hiking trail books and maps, as well as Civil War memorabilia, postcards, jewelry, Virginia candies and peanuts, Route 11 Potato Chips, lavender products, and a variety of books written by and about local people. more

Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn

Shirley's Gourmet Popcorn is downtown Harrisonburg's only locally-made, gourmet popcorn store. Their popcorn is made in small batches, and you'll always be invited to sample before you buy. Some of their most popular flavors are their Caramel To Die For and their Caramel Nut Cluster, as well as their flavors of the month. more

Ten Thousand Villages

Ten Thousand Villages carries fair trade artisan-crafted home decor, personal accessories, and gift items from across the globe, including coffee, tea, chocolate, and more. more

The Friendly Fermenter

The Friendly Fermenter is a nanobrewery and homebrewing shop, with brew on-site classes where you can make your own beer. The Fermenter cranks out new homebrew inspired beers weekly, so check them out regularly to see what's on tap. more