T.B. Sutton Store

Just a stone's throw from the banks of the Cumberland River (now Cordell Hull Lake), stands     T. B. Sutton General Store in Granville, Tennessee. Built-in 1800's, this country store has continuously served the families of the area.   In 2017, Country Living Magazine listed this store as one of the thirteen most charming country stores.  Southern Living Magazine recommended T.B. Sutton General Store as the number one store to visit during the summer of 2018. 

The two-story country store’s unique style features a balcony with many products the store offered for sale during its 90 years of service. The original building has many of the same interior fixtures it had at the turn of the 20th century.  Museum-quality furnishings and memorabilia are on display.  T. B. Sutton Store is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Available to purchase are unique handmade items, toys of a past era, cookbooks, Stetson hats, Key overalls, pocket knives, old fashion candies, caps, shirts, and other merchandise.  Visitors entering this historic store step back in time.


Reminisce at the ice cream counter with a hand-dipped ice cream cone, a root beer float, or a delightful milkshake.  Country cooking is available Wednesday through Saturday.  You may choose a meat and vegetable plate or one of the famous made-to-order sandwiches. Save room for cobbler and ice cream!  Experience Southern hospitality as you dine at the communal table.  Adjacent to the general store is a feed room converted into a dining room.  It offers family-style country cooking and accommodates groups of up to 55 by reservation.


The second level contains an Arts and Cultural Center where unique and creative creations by local artists are displayed and may be purchased.  The quilt shop allows visitors to view beautiful creations, purchase fabric, patterns, and notions used in stitching treasured memories.

From the world-famous corner stage in the general store, enjoy Tennessee's Best Bluegrass every Saturday night.  It is presented by the Sutton Ole Time Music Hour.


Create new memories or take a walk down memory lane, T.B. Sutton General Store has something of interest for the entire family. Bring your friends or make new friends. Visit and you will see why Granville is Tennessee's Mayberry Town.

Join Us Every Week!
Sutton Ole Time Music Hour

Tennessee #1 Live Bluegrass Radio Show

Different Groups Each Saturday Night at 6:00pm.

One hour east of Nashville, at Sutton General Store

in Granville, Tennessee.

Admission $5.00 (show only)

$20.00 for Dinner and Show


CALL  931.653.4151

or Purchase Tickets Online