Shopping & Dining


With a dozen shops in the village, you’re sure to find a unique gift for that special someone. You’ll find a wide variety of products from delectable bakery items, home decor, hand dipped-ice cream, handmade jewelry, consignment items, antiques, pottery, music supplies, original art and more. Be sure to plan to dine with us at Mama T’s of Gold Hill. Check out their page for more info on daily specials and nightly entertainment schedule!!
Shops are open Thursday – Sunday but, Please Remember, Shop Hours and open days vary. Not all shops are open on Thursday. So be sure to check each shops hours and contact information before driving a long distance.

Mama T’s Restaurant of Gold Hill

Back Home in Gold Hill
Find unique and lovely home decor, antiques, gifts, as well as local crafters & artists wares when you come to ‘Back Home’.

Address: 1035 Back Street, Gold Hill, NC 28071
Phone: 704-209-3318
Be sure to check out the website at: Back Home in Gold Hill
Facebook: Back Home in Gold Hill
Instagram: Back Home in Gold Hill
Hours: Fri-Sat, 11am-5pm
Sunday 1-5pm

Bakery, Baskets & Gifts
Delicious home-made baked goods!! Come get delicious cakes, cookies, candies and breads. You’ll also find Lindsay’s hand-made baskets and gifts.

Store Hours: Thursday & Friday by chance or appointment.
Saturday 11AM-5PM, and when the lights are on.
Call for weekly updates or to place an order.
Phone: 704-723-4032

E.H. Montgomery General Store
Old Fashioned General Store with Amish made Jam & Jellies, hand-dipped ice cream, long-neck bottled sodas, old fashion candies, snacks & sweets, Gold Hill Souvenirs, gold panning supplies (we also offer gold panning May-Oct), original art and more. Host store for the Friday Night Bluegrass Jam held every Friday night year round. Check-in location for History/Tour information and tour guide booklet. Information for Gold Hill Mines Historic Park and Hiking the Gold Hill Rail Trail also available here.
Pop in for a delicious Ice Cream or Frozen Yogurt to cool you down on warm days. Be sure to try the Gold Rush Salty Carmel Sundae! When it’s cold outside, grab a cup of Hot Russian Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate and sit by the old pot-bellied wood stove and warm your heart and toes! Remember:
“Home is Where the Hearth Is – Come Prop Your Feet Up on Ours!”
Thurs 11am-4pm
Friday 11am-5pm Bluegrass Jam 7-9pm.
Saturday  11am-5pm
Sunday     noon-5pm

Address: 770 St. Stephens Church Road
Facebook: Vivian Pennington Hopkins
Instagram: vphopkins and E.H. Montgomery General Store
Facebook: E.H. Montgomery General Store
Phone: 704-267-9439

File Store / Back Street Mercantile 
Back Street Mercantile is located in the heart of the historic mining village of Gold Hill, NC. featuring unique local and American made gifts and treats for everyone in the family, including the pets!
Facebook: Back Street Mercantile
Instagram: Back Street Mercantile
Hours: Thursday – Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Come stay with us at our beautifully decorated Upstairs Loft Apartment!
Airbnb: A Simpler Time

Golden Pine Design Co.
Laser engraved and laser cut gifts you’ll love!
Located beside Mauney’s 1840 Store (Formerly Little House Antiques)
Hours: Thurs-Fri 2-6pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun, 1-6pm
Facebook: GoldenPinenc

Gold Hill Flower Company
Gold Hill Flower Co. is a flower farm, growing specialty cut flowers, in the Historic Village of Gold Hill, NC.
Parking in public gravel lot in village. (turn at Texaco sign) Self-serve flower stand open Friday-Sunday
We’re excited about new things to come utilizing the Texaco Filling Station to expand our business! Contact us for group flower arranging workshops, art classes and more!
Contact us:
Facebook: Gold Hill Flower Co
Instagram: Gold Hill Flower Co
Phone: 704-628-1617. Email:

Gold Hill Percantile
A quaint little shop with locally curated goods serving a great cup of coffee and showcasing the best bakeries in the Charlotte area.
Instagram: Gold Hill Percantile

JJ’s Local Farm Fresh Produce
Seasonal Fresh fruits and vegetables picked daily from the farm right here in Gold Hill.

Mama T’s of Gold Hill
The restaurant is currently open with Social Distancing Guidelines in place. Indoor and outside seating available.
The restaurant serves delectable menu selections and  your favorite beverages all at reasonable prices. The restaurant offers nightly entertainment Wednesday – Sunday!!
Hours:  Wednesday- Thursday 5 – 9pm
Friday – Saturday – Sunday 11 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Phone: 980-332-0027.
Facebook: Mama T’s of Gold Hill
Click here for Music Schedule and more at Mama T’s

Mauney’s 1840 Store
Antiques, vintage collectibles, hand-made, vintage wood furniture items.
Vintage antiques from around the world and more.
Hours: Fri-Sun, 11am-5pm
Facebook: Mauney’s 1840 Store

Once in a Blue Moon
Lovely handmade jewelry , gifts, and accessories.
Facebook: Once in a Blue Moon 
Instagram: shopobmhgh

River Pines Art
Your home for pottery, and other hand-crafted  treasures. Stop by and you may see us making pottery on site. Special  orders  accepted. For seasonal shop hours contact Facebook @ River Pines or email at

Facebook: River Pines Art

Key Kabin
The Key Kabin is an 1800’s log cabin that has been renovated with a modern yet rustic twist. We offer weddings, parties, and overnight stays

Located in the Historic Village of Gold Hill, the Key Kabin is available as a venue for weddings, birthday parties, bridal showers, baby showers, business luncheons, tea parties, and also weekend/weekday getaways. Prices for any type of party start at $75. Overnight stays start at $100.
The Kabin is not available at this time.