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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Food
“This is the the Childress Winery. They offer wine tastings and have a bistro on site for lunch or dinner. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Route
“Owned by Nascar owner Richard Childress. Wine tastings, tours, lunch bistro, and a gift shop. They often have live music and this is a great wedding venue. Beautiful castle-like surroundings and grounds. In-door and out-door dining from 11 am - 3 pm. At times, there are evening events.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Winery
“A local favorite about 15 minutes off of 52 South, a wonderful restaurants and winery tours are fun. You can also stop by the gift shop and take home some of your favorite wines and other unique gifts”
  • 2 locals recommend
Candy Store
“Featured in several publications, The Candy Factory has every kind of candy you can imagine, along with old-time toys and games. This shop with it's old creaky floors is a step back in time.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
  • 1 local recommends
Gift Shop
“Downtown Lexington. Unique in-door and out-door items such as fountains, scented oils and candles, wall and garden art, and so much more.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Goodness! Hard to categorize this place! Yes, they sell outfitter's equipment, but are also a coffee shop, bar, with live entertainment in the evenings. Pretty eclectic, especially for Lexington!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great home cooking reasonably priced. They will also cater food to the home if requested early enough.”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Historical Museum - A very old and special building to all visiting Lexington. A symbol of Lexington NC. "History Buffs Delight".”
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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Café
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“Wonderful downtown Lexington Café, delicious food - lots of antique stores close by and other shopping. Enjoy the sights of the historic downtown.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Finch Park has a nice playground for the kids, plus a walking trail around a small lake. Nice place to take the kiddos for a picnic and playtime. Good place to get a little walking in without committing to a long hike. Also has basketball goals, softball and soccer fields, covered shelters, and geese to feed.”
  • 1 local recommends
BBQ Restaurant
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“Known locally as "Honey Monk's", this is THE BBQ joint in Lexington. If you've heard of Lexington BBQ, you've heard of Honey Monk's!”
  • 1 local recommends
Steakhouse
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  • 1 local recommends
Store
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Winery
“A local favorite about 15 minutes off of 52 South, a wonderful restaurants and winery tours are fun. You can also stop by the gift shop and take home some of your favorite wines and other unique gifts”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great home cooking reasonably priced. They will also cater food to the home if requested early enough.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Wonderful downtown Lexington Café, delicious food - lots of antique stores close by and other shopping. Enjoy the sights of the historic downtown.”
  • 1 local recommends
BBQ Restaurant
“Known locally as "Honey Monk's", this is THE BBQ joint in Lexington. If you've heard of Lexington BBQ, you've heard of Honey Monk's!”
  • 1 local recommends
Steakhouse
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Italian Restaurant
“Great Pizza buffet and lots of salads and subs. Reasonably priced and close by.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“There are at least 25 "LEXINGTON Barbecue" restaurants in this small town. World Famous Barbecue, Fast Cars, Fine Art and Award winning Wines in this Historic Uptown. There are PIGS all over the Uptown for all visitors to view... ”
  • 1 local recommends

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