Ardmore, located southwest of Downtown, is a beautiful historic district and a popular Winston-Salem neighborhood for young families and medical students. Ardmore is known for its adorable homes and close proximity to both major hospitals. Check out all there is to do in Ardmore. If you live in Ardmore, check out the Ardmore Neighborhood Association website and Facebook page to stay up to date on what is going on in Ardmore.
Updated June 2022
ANNUAL EVENTS IN ARDMORE:
- Ardmore Art Walk – Every fall, artists display their art in their front yard as residents and others shop from front yard to front yard
- Ardmore RAH! – the Race Against Hunger (RAH!) is a fundraiser for the local food bank each fall
- Halloween Decorations & Christmas Lights– Ardmore is a great neighborhood to find spooky Halloween decorations and beautiful Christmas light displays
WHERE TO EAT:
With a wide variety and diner-like menu, they have everything – burgers, sandwiches, and salads.
ADDRESS | 1416 S Hawthorne Rd.
Cin Cin is home to some of the best burgers in the area. In addition to their gourmet burgers, try their speakeasy cocktails and boozy milkshakes.
ADDRESS | 1425 W 1st St.
Nothing is better than an ice cream cone from Lil Dipper – a soft-serve ice cream shop featuring over 20 different toppings and 10 dipping choices. The options and combinations are endless!
ADDRESS | 1318 S. Hawthorne Rd.
Top Dog of Winston-Salem since 1987. They are consistently voted One Of the Best Hot Dogs in the Triad.
ADDRESS | 1412 S Hawthorne Rd.
The Quiet Pint is a down-to-earth hangout with patio tables offering elevated pub eats & occasional live music. They have a large menu, so everyone will find something delicious to order.
ADDRESS | 1420 W 1st St.
Chilly Philly is the perfect spot to cool off with Philly Water Ice (dairy-free) + Ice Cream! Get one scoop, mix and match, get a sampler of all 12 Water Ice flavors, get a milkshake or buy a quart to take home! They constantly rotate flavors so there is always something new to try.
Address | 454 Knollwood St
Enjoy chicken sandwiches made with chicken from Joyce Farms, Duke’s Mayo, Copain bun, and house-made pickles. This chicken shack will not disappoint.
Address | 1500 W. 1st St.
Don Express is a casual, counter-service restaurant. There are a few seats inside and outside for you to enjoy your authentic Japanese items such as ramen, yakisoba (buckwheat-noodle stir-fry), gyoza pot-stickers and chicken katsu (breaded, fried chicken).
Address | 472 Knollwood St.
WHERE TO DRINK:
Ardmore Coffee is welcoming and feels like your neighborhood coffee shop (because it is).
ADDRESS | 1316 S Hawthorne Rd.
Stella Brew is a retail craft beer and wine market. They strive to offer a vast selection of local, regional, and imported craft beer and wine. With a knowledgeable staff, you are bound to find something you love.
ADDRESS | 1305 S. Hawthorne Rd.
WHERE TO SHOP:
Located inside Ardmore Barbershop, you’ll find a selection of apparel and accessories at this Men’s Clothing store.
ADRESS | 1311 S Hawthorne Rd
WHERE TO PLAY OUTSIDE:
Miller Park is the perfect spot for tennis, throwing a frisbee, taking a walk, or any other outdoor game. Pack a picnic and eat in one of their shelters, or play fetch with your dog. Along with Miller Park, walk the neighborhood to see some beautiful updated historical homes.
Address | 400 Leisure Ln.