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Find yourself indulging in wonderful plates here in Smithfield.


Events for the family, a fun evening out, and more!

Explore our locally owned and operated retail stores

Join us for local vendor events, night markets, parades, & more!  

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Eat & Drink


The Chicken Barn

Established in 1979, the Chicken Barn has an original recipe chicken and full line of veggies. Eat-in or drive-thru window.

(919) 938-9020

703 E Market Street


Cricket’s Grill

Home of delicious hot dogs, serving Bright Leaf Red Hot Dogs, hamburgers and other specialty menu items. Take out & cash only. 

(919) 934-0938

506 E Market Street


The Diner

Serving breakfast and lunch in Smithfield for more than ten years.

(919) 934-6644

314 E Market Street


Mariscos El Patron 323

Some of the best seafood tijuana style cuisine, Mexican restaurant.

712 E Market Street


The Gilded Pear Brew House

A welcoming coffee shop, offering coffee, tea, fresh food, catering. Visit today to truly understand just how gilded they are!

(919) 938-9020

234 E Market Street


Gotham’s Deli

NYC-style deli serving sandwiches on house made bread, plus salads, hot dogs & bagels

(919) 934-9100

224 E Market Street




Big Boy Gaming

Tournament hub and supplier for all things TCG related.

(919) 946-7666

135 North 3rd Street


Boutique 12/20

A women’s clothing boutique carrying the trendiest tops, bottoms, dresses, shoes, rompers and accessories.

129 North 2nd Street


Classy C’s

Boutique store for women of all sizes. They carry everyday fashion, to your latest church fashion.

331 East Market Street



Bustling but relaxed restaurant preparing a range of Southern-style barbecued meats & sides.

(919) 205-1076

146 S 3rd Street


Zack’s Char-Grill

Serving fresh char-grilled all-beef hamburgers, homemade chicken salad, and Carolina Packers Bright Leaf hot dogs. Outdoor Seating avaialable.

(919) 989-9227

618 E Market Street


Tandoori Trail

Upscale, casual dining. Vibrant flavors of Indian, Middle Eastern and Wine Bar cuisine. 

(919) 205-1668

227 E Market Street


Under the Oak Catering

Farm-to-table, scratch made kitchen offering full-service catering. Also offers cakes and other deserts for special events.

(919) 205-1098

135 South Third Street


Little Brown Jug

Come enjoy the coldest beers & wines in Smithfield, North Carolina.

(919) 934-0368

101 W Market Street


Saddle Up Saloon

Laid back hometown bar with a rustic look. Live bands, outdoor seating, and karaoke on select days.

(919) 205-1783

113 N Brightleaf Blvd


Sami’s Pizza & Pasta

Locally owned and operated pizza shop. They serve pizza, pasta, subs, and more!

(919) 300-1243

312 E Market Street


Down to Earth

Your sanctuary for healing, mindfulness, and learning. 

(919) 205-1940

230 East Market Street


The Dragonfly Boutique

A women’s clothing boutique set out to provide quality pieces and empower their customers to live a life of confidence and community. 

228 East Market Street


Evans Jewelers

Family jewelry store with diamond engagement rings, wedding rings, custom designs, and more. Also a wine and cigar shop.

(919) 938-2929

320 East Market Street


Furniture Distributors

The NC premier choice for top quality and family-owned, operated retail store. Offering a wide range of styles and prices on furniture, mattresses, and more.

(919) 504-1836

501 East Market Street


Good Vibes Smithfield

Your one stop vape shop with an assortment of items, a lounge area, and good vibes.

(772) 360-8064

136 South Third Street


Jewel’s Formals

A variety of pageant gowns, prom, cocktail, and evening dresses. Also a huge variety of accessories.

(919) 934-4943

101 South 3rd Street


Ladybug Designers

Specializing in embroidered sashes, vinyl, rhinestone shirts, and more!

(919) 749-5617

335 East Market Street


Mystic Anointings

Holistic healing center, offering a variety of healing sessions. Including a retail area section for natural products .

(513) 319-8693

210 Bridge Street


Oak City Collection

A shop of gifts and curiosities, several being from Johnston County and surrounding counties. As well as a variety of items for your home and your style.

(919) 333-5252

105 South 3rd Street


Sound Stations & Security

The triangle’s leader in car audio, home theater, and electronics.

(919) 989-3106

713 East Market Street


The Twisted Willow

One stop shop for unique refinished furniture, antiques, home decor, gifts, and more!

(919) 817-0010

119 South 3rd Street


We Ship It

Go-to resource for packing, shipping, printing, and business service needs.

(919) 371-6896

111 North 3rd Street


Things to Do

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Ava Gardner Museum

A museum that gives a look into the life of the beloved actress, Ava Gardner. One of the most iconic stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood.

(919) 934-5830

325 East Market Street


Bob Wallace Jaycee Kiddie Park

A park that features a family playground, picnic area, and trailhead to Buffalo Creek Greenway.

(919) 989-7275

306 South 2nd Street


Howell Theatre

Theatre dating back to 1935 showing feature films on four screens and two with stadium seating.

(919) 514-1616

141 South 3rd Street

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Johnston County Heritage Center

A museum dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of Johnston County, NC and making it accessible to the public.

(919) 934-2836

241 East Market Street

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Neuse Little Theatre

Community theatre in riverfront log cabin, hosting dramas, comedies, and musicals, plus kids’ camps.

(919) 934-1873

104 Front Street

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Neuse River Amphiteatre

Situated along the Buffalo Creek Greenway to host special events, movies, concerts. Within walking distance of various attractions and restaurants.

Smithfield Neuse Riverwalk


Smithfield Town Commons

Launch your boat into the Neuse River for fishing and recreation at these ramps.

(919) 934-2148

200 North Front Street


Neuse Riverwalk & Buffalo Greenway

Paved trail which meanders nearly three miles along the Spring Branch to the Neuse River Walk.

(919) 934-2148

650 Booker Dairy Road


Public Library of Johnston County & Smithfield

Enhancing the overall ty of life in our communities by promoting and developing readers of all age for a passion for lifelong reading and learning

(984) 985-2665

305 East Market Street

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