Main Street Café and Catering

Main Street Café and Catering is a combination café/full-service catering company that offers homemade soups, salads, grilled items, sandwiches, oven-baked desserts, fresh ground coffee, and locally brewed beer. Their catering services are available in East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, and Western North Carolina.

Main Street Pizza Company

Main Street Pizza Company specializes in hand-made pizzas and meticulously crafted subs, salads, pastas, and desserts, along with seasonal menus featuring local ingredients, daily specials, and amazing Sunday brunches. Guests may create their own pizzas or choose from among a variety of gourmet pies, and the bar features microbrews on tap, high gravity beers, wine, and liquor.

Red Meze

Red Meze is a local chain of two down-to-earth eateries that offer gyros, hummus, and other Greek and Turkish fare, including vegetarian options. The downtown location keeps guests in the heart of the action, with fresh, upscale décor to match the city’s bustling atmosphere.

The Barter Theater

The Barter Theatre is the nation’s longest running professional theatre, with classic musicals, productions specifically for young audiences, and original plays headlined by professional performers. […]

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt is a cheerful self-serve frozen yogurt chain with dozens of delightful flavors and toppings, sold by weight.

Mid City Grill

Mid City Grill is a local favorite and late-night downtown staple. The no-frills diner specializes in burgers, breakfast, amazing desserts, and plenty of vegetarian and vegan fare.

Mona Lisa’s Gelato & Café

Mona Lisa’s Gelato offers authentic artisan gelato made fresh daily with Mayfield Cream and imported Italian ingredients. Guests can also dine on hand-crafted, made-to-order grilled sandwiches, savory soups, and organic salads.

Numan’s Café & Sports Bar

Family-owned and operated since 1993, Numan’s Café & Sports Bar is a laid-back, 2-level sports bar and restaurant. Numan’s is also the largest billiard center in northeast Tennessee, with 20 pool tables, games, karaoke, and Texas Hold ‘em Poker and Pool Leagues.

Ole’s Guacamoles

Ole’s Guacamoles, founded by the Delatorre family, first opened its doors in Black Mountain, NC in 2006, and has since opened a second location on Johnson City. The menu features home-cooked Mexican cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including table-side guacamole.

Open Doors Coffeehouse

open doors coffee house
Open Doors Coffeehouse buys, sells, and serves some of the world’s finest coffee beans, expertly roasted by Crimson Cup – winner of Roast Magazine’s 2016 Roaster of the Year – along with breakfast and lunch. Most of the store’s profit is given to Rise Up! – a children’s non-profit organization that benefits the community.