Dining and Shopping

Dining

Whatever your taste in cuisine, you'll find it in one of the hundreds of restaurants in Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Montgomery County. Dining experiences from around the world, ranging from American to Thai, can be found throughout the area. 

The following table provides listings of restaurants throughout Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Montgomery County by cuisine type.

Resturant Type

 Number Listed

 Listing/Map

American 

12

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Asian, Thai & Indian

13

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Bar & Grill

17

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Café, Deli & Sandwich

20

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Fast Food

25

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Fine Dining

4

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Homestyle & Buffet

4

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Ice Cream & Chocolate

7

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Italian & Pizza

17

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Mexican

7

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Seafood & Sushi

9

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Vegaterian

1

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Total

 147

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Shopping

Christiansburg Retail District

The Christiansburg Retail District is the major shopping hub of the New River Valley.  The district has direct access to VA Route 460, Exit 4, via Peppers Ferry Road and is within five miles of downtown Blacksburg.  Some of the most notable shopping centers in the district include:

  • New River Valley Mall - The anchor of the Christiansburg Retail District with over 40 shops and restaurants.  Major retailers include Kohl's, Dick's Sporting Goods, American Eagle Outfitters, Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works, and Belk.  To see all NRV mall retailers, visit www.shopnewrivervalleymall.com.
  • New River Valley Center - Is located adjacent to the New River Valley Mall with several national retailers, including:  Best Buy, Old Navy, Ross Dress For Less, Pet Smart, Five Below, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Jo-Ann Fabrics & Crafts.
  • Spradlin Farms -  Home to several national retailers, including:  Target, Home Depot, Barnes & Noble, Michaels Arts & Crafts Store, and TJ Maxx.
  • Market Place Plaza - Current retailers include Office Depot and Harbor Freight. 
  • Wal-Mart Supercenter - Located on N. Franklin Street.

Blacksburg Retail Districts:

Blacksburg provides a unique mix of local and national retail offerings with over 200 boutiques and trendy restaurants. 

  • Downtown Blacksburg - Is one of Virginia’s most vibrant and appealing downtowns with over 33,000 potential customers within two miles.  Long-term downtown businesses include Women’s Apparel, Art and Architecture Supply, Fine and Custom Jewelry and Diverse Ethnic, American and Vegetarian Cuisine.
  • First & Main - Offers an assortment of national, regional and local retailers, including: Ann Taylor Loft, Blue Ridge Mountain Sports, JoS. A. Bank, Talbots, On A Whim Gifts & Accessories.  To see a listing of all First & Main tenants, visit www.firstandmainblacksburg.com

Map & Directions

View a map of the major shoping centers and areas mention above. View Map & Get Directions 

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The Montgomery County Department of Economic Development (MCDED) offers a number of free and confidential services and resources to help companies large and small. We welcome the opportunity to provide direct assistance to companies interested in starting, expanding or relocating a business in Montgomery County, Blacksburg and Christiansburg. Contact us today!