The Streets: State St.

posted on August 28, 2020 by Amy Scott

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Fun for all on State Street

A block off North Elm Street and two miles from downtown Greensboro, State St. offers a variety of shops, dining and drinks.  State Street still has the tucked-away feel of a village within the city. It's charming with locally-owned businesses. It features plenty of parking.


Brown Gardiner Fountain

Brown Gardiner Fountain is an old-fashioned pharmacy and soda fountain that has served Greensboro for over 59 years and has the motto "A place for great food and candid conversations." Serving breakfast and lunch at affordable prices.  

Address: 2101 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27408

Phone: (336) 275-3267

La Bamba Mexican Restaurant

Serving Mexican foods. La Bamba on State Street was established in 1989 and has been family operated since. Try the lunch specials. Relax on the patio.

Address: 601 State. St.
Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 275-4655

Cafe Pasta

Since 1984, Cafe Pasta is a staple to Greensboro, NC. Serving Italian staples using only the highest quality ingredients available and the freshest produce daily. Try the weekly specials. 

Address: 305 State St, Greensboro, NC 27408

Phone: (336) 272-1308

Mizumi Hibachi and Sushi

An all you can eat sushi and hibachi. This corner resturant has a hole-in-the-wall feel with freshly-prepared fish served mere inches from you. Featuring classic Asian-inspired dishes, such as sashimi, edamame and volcano rolls. 

Address: 309 State St, Greensboro, NC 27408

Phone: (336) 230-2266


State St. Jewelers

State St. Jewelers offers an incredible selection of fine jewelry that you won’t find anywhere else. Get a personal, in-store experience with the pricing and selection that you can find on the internet. 

Address: 211 #A State St Greensboro, NC 27408

Phone: (336) 273-5872

Wonderland Bookshop

Greensboro’s only bookshop focusing on children's and young adult books and gifts. Story times are Saturdays at 10:30 am. 

Address: 409 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 840-7898

Lillo Bella Boutique

Lillo Bella is a locally-owned and operated chic fashion boutique specializing in both established brands and young upcoming designers with fresh ideas in footwear, apparel, artisan jewelry and gifts. 

Address: 507 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405 

Phone: (336) 275-7645

Eclectic By Nature

Eclectic By Nature is a woman-owned store that specializes in Spirituality products. This includes Metaphysics, Wicca, Paganism, Shamanism, Vodou and Hoodoo, Aromatherapy, Herbal Healing, Reiki, Huna and more.

Address: 414 State Street - Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 373-0733


J.McLaughlin is a modern classic American sportswear and accessories brand for men and women recognized for a distinctive flair for color and signature portfolio of prints.

Address: 301 State St, Greensboro, NC 27408

Phone:  (336) 663-8958

Vida Pour Tea

Set in a green 1940s building, Vida Pour Tea sells and serves Free Trade Organic Teas, Kombucha and treats from 6 beloved Triad bakeries including Gluten-free & Vegan goods. Shop and take home teas and tea accessories. 

Address: 412 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 676-4552

Bull City Ciderworks

Bull City Ciderworks “BCC” is the premier destination for cider in Greensboro. The family and pet-friendly taproom opened in 2021, about three miles from downtown, to serve a line up of their national and international award-winning craft ciders. The Gate City location features indoor and outdoor seating along with a fire pit in the terraced cider garden. BCC was founded in Durham in 2013 and is one of the largest independently-owned cideries in the southeast with five taproom locations in North Carolina. 

Address: 504 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 808-5153


Dancing Dogs Yoga

A Baptiste Inspired Affiliate Yoga Studio with over 40 classes offered each week. ALL classes on our schedule are All Levels!  

Address: 301 C State St Greensboro NC 27405

Phone: (336) 541-6817

Nailed it DIY Greensboro

Do it yourself! Create, paint and make your own wood projects at Nailed It DIY Greensboro. Offering classes, drop-ins and party options. Make it yourself is for all. 

Address: 403 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: (336) 500-4747

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