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Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Disappointing from prior visits

We have always loved Heartwood. Yesterday it had more touristy stuff and less really high end... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leza W
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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We stopped on a rainy day and found some excellent locally made products a excellent meal, followed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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“arts and crafts”(23 reviews)
“for sale”(26 reviews)
“local artists”(15 reviews)
Conveniently located off of Exit 14 on Interstate 81, Heartwood is a must-see destination for those who cherish traditional music, original crafts, and regional cuisine. The 30,000 square food facility features crafts, music, food, coffee, and wine...more
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1 Heartwood Cir, Abingdon, VA 24210-8398
+1 276-492-2400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always loved Heartwood. Yesterday it had more touristy stuff and less really high end crafts. That probably appeals to some audiences, but we were disappointed.

Thank Leza W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped on a rainy day and found some excellent locally made products a excellent meal, followed by 3 hours of Country Blue Grass music by four different bands.who were local and excellent. A real treat. daveg

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch reasonable- most crafts quite pricey Lovely view- outdoor terrace in good weather Commercial looking compared to in town shops

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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited here for lunch. I had the burger that was tender and juicy. The kids liked the setting and the prices were fair. Our server was friendly and fast. Highly recommend. I think if you see a play at the local Barter theatre you...More

Thank Jet4396
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Fantastic building with very interesting items and gifts of the region. Great location for meal. A must visit when in area

Thank Sam B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Heartwood is a gem! The gallery shop is filled with arts and crafts created by local artisans in SW Virginia. The staff is friendly and helpful and the overall experience is relaxing.

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This is an art gallery with a restaurant and music venue. All artwork is created by Virginia artists. The work is truly unique and there are some great finds. My partner and I had lunch at the restaurant. It was busy with a tour bus,...More

Thank Kaye N
Reviewed August 6, 2018

this is a place that visioning creative. what a wonderful display of creative energy - friendly staff, easily accessed displays.

Thank anonymousL8774CM
Reviewed July 20, 2018

The gallery gift shop showcased Southwest Virginia arts and crafts and were beautiful. Very well presented in a lovely mountain setting.

Thank E H M
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Stop here, great folks, beautiful crafts, sweet lunch spot and tiny bar/cafe. Very clean, great music collection

Thank anita p
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Michael W
January 10, 2015|
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Response from K L | Reviewed this property |
Charlotte NC (Douglas International) is 3 hours + by automobile.
Michael W
January 10, 2015|
Response from Mary H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am from NY. This is an isolated area of Virginia. Looks like Charlotte or Raleigh, NC are the nearest airports.