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What are you in the mood for tonight?  Where to eat is just the hardest decision!!

Hush PuppiesDining out in the county can be fast if need be, home-cooking Southern style or national chains offering steaks, seafood, and American cuisine giving even your "picky" eater something to choose from.

Johnston County has a variety of restaurant styles to choose from and to make it a little easier to decide we have created the following categories to help you out.  First choose the style and then click on the closest town to you, and area restaurant information is provided.

You will find national chains and locally owned and operated restaurants in all categories! Be sure to leave room for dessert!  (or more hush puppies!)



American -  SmithfieldSelma, Benson, Clayton/ClevelandFour Oaks, Kenly

Asian -  Smithfield, Selma, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland, Four Oaks, Kenly

Barbecue/Southern - Smithfield, Selma, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland, Kenly

Deli/Sandwich Shops - Smithfield, Selma, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland, Four Oaks, Kenly       

Italian/Pizza - Smithfield, Selma, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland, Four Oaks, Kenly                         

Mexican- Smithfield, Selma, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland                                

Seafood - Smithfield, Benson, Clayton/Cleveland                             

Steakhouses - Smithfield, Selma, Clayton/Cleveland                     

Beer Wine & Shine Trail

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Travel around the county to four award-winning wineries, two breweries and get a taste of brandy along the way!  Receive a Free $30 coupon book when you complete the trail.


Meeting Planners

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Johnston County offers conveniently located and affordable conference facilities for meetings, reunions, and unique destination weddings sites.  Why not select a historic home or horse farm for your next event?


Group Tour Operators

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Groups have discovered exits along I-40 and I-95 for outlet shopping, music theatre, museums and heritage sites.  Call today for custom itinerary planning.


Hotel Packages

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We have created several special hotel packages including a Girlfriends Getaway for outlet shopping, we know you need a break and great deals on shoes!  Click here to book your getaway today.


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