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TB Sutton General Store

Step into history at T.B. Sutton General Store, a cornerstone of Granville since the 1800s. 

8:30 am - 4 pm Wed-Fri

8:30 am - 8 pm Sat

(931) 653-4151


Shopping: Browse unique handmade items, nostalgic toys, cookbooks, Stetson hats, Key overalls, pocketknives, and old-fashioned candies.
Dining: Enjoy a delicious breakfast starting at 8:30 AM and lunch from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Savor "Meat n Three" specials or a variety of fresh sandwiches.
Entertainment: Experience Tennessee's best bluegrass every Saturday night at the Sutton Ole Time Music Hour. Enjoy dinner and live music for a memorable evening.

Discover T.B. Sutton General Store
Nestled near the scenic Cordell Hull Lake, the historic T.B. Sutton General Store in Granville, Tennessee, has been a beloved landmark since the 1800s. Recognized by Country Living Magazine as one of the most charming country stores and recommended by Southern Living Magazine as a top summer destination, this iconic store has a rich heritage of serving the community.

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Tennessee #1 Live Bluegrass Radio Show

Every Saturday night, the T.B. Sutton General Store comes alive with Tennessee's Best Bluegrass at the Sutton Ole Time Music Hour. Enjoy a delicious meal in the Sutton Store Dining Room and listen to great regional bluegrass bands. Reservations are required; purchase your tickets online or by calling 931-653-4151.


Admission: $5.00 (show only)

$25.00 for Dinner and Show

Delicious Southern Fare
Indulge in a hand-dipped ice cream cone, root beer float, or a delightful milkshake at the ice cream counter. Enjoy country cooking from Wednesday to Saturday, with options like meat and vegetable plates or famous made-to-order sandwiches. Don’t forget to save room for cobbler and ice cream! Experience true Southern hospitality while dining at the communal table or in the converted feed room, which accommodates groups of up to 55 by reservation.

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A Journey Through Time

The two-story T.B. Sutton General Store retains its original charm with many interior fixtures from the early 20th century. The store is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and features museum-quality furnishings and memorabilia. Visitors can purchase unique handmade items, nostalgic toys, cookbooks, Stetson hats, Key overalls, pocketknives, old-fashioned candies, caps, shirts, and more.

Granville Artisans' Gallery Upstairs

Explore the Granville Artisans' Gallery, featuring unique handmade items from ten local artisans, including baskets, pottery, hand-forged ironworks, and woven fabric creations.

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Plan Your Visit

Create new memories or take a nostalgic trip down memory lane at T.B. Sutton General Store, a place with something for everyone. Discover why Granville is known as Tennessee's Mayberry Town.

Visitor Information

Open: Wednesday - Saturday, Year-Round

Wednesday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM


Tour Tickets:
Adults: $7.00
Children 6-12: $5.00
Children Under 6: Free

Explore Granville
Start your day at T.B. Sutton General Store, where friendly staff and volunteers will help plan your visit. Your tour ticket includes access to:

  • Sutton Homestead and Pioneer Village (guided tour)

  • Granville Museum

  • Farm to Your Table Agriculture Museum

  • Daniel Barber Shop and Post Office Museum

  • Clemons Car Museum

  • Mayberry - I Love Lucy Museum

  • Granville Whiskey Decanter Museum

  • Whistle Stop Saloon and Ice Cream Museum

  • Tennessee Quilt & Textile Museum

Purchase tickets at Sutton General Store, Southern Shops of Granville, or Aunt Bee's Quilt Shop & Bakery. Experience the charm and history of Granville, Tennessee – we look forward to welcoming you!

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