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Martin's General Store

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Nice to see a family business in the heart of an old town. I miss the old fashioned candy they... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Ball Ground, Georgia
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We enjoy small towns and going in quirky stores. We liked that they were decorated well for the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Woodstock, Georgia
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  • Average16%
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“fudge”(3 reviews)
“merchandise”(3 reviews)
We are a small, family owned and operated business in the heart of downtown Ball Ground, GA. We have some new and exciting changes to our store and now carry women's clothing, accessories, home decor and gift items.
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340 Gilmer Ferry Rd, Ball Ground, GA 30107-2909
+1 678-493-5900
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is now mainly an apparel store, mostly for women, with a few throw pillows, some jewelry, and country sayings painted on boards. Very nice little store, but it needs to change the name. No ice cream here any more, but just a couple of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank H8321BAelizabetht
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Nice to see a family business in the heart of an old town. I miss the old fashioned candy they used to sell, but still enjoy the ice cream and produce.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mfs64
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Martin's used to be a place where you could buy locally grown fruits and vegetables and canned products. But now they have changed it to make it just another store with merchandise for tourists. I guess if you are tourist it's okay but I do...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 8864Yvonne
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We enjoy small towns and going in quirky stores. We liked that they were decorated well for the autumn time of year too. It's a fun photo op too.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mikki777
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Lots of old fashioned candies to bag. T shirts and other special items. They have cheeses and local items.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank riri35
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a neat store that offers hand dipped ice cream, fudge, snacks,vegetables, shirts and assorted other souvenirs. They have some seating outside.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank John W
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

When they have fresh tomato bread it's really good but it must be seasonal because they don't have it all the time. They have a good selection of old fashioned candy and some of the new stuff too. They carry different sodas and chips as...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank LSuddeth
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This is a cute mercantile where you can grab an icy-cold Root Beer or a scoop of ice-cream ($2) or maybe some local honey or veggies. The gift shop items are for wealthy tourists who think the South is simply adorable. I just won't pay...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 101gretaz
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great little town and perfect General Store featuring fudge, ice cream and local preserves and salsa! Ball Ground is a cute town to visit!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Deneen M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a must stop after a visit to Gibbs Gardens. Visited a half dozen times. Stop in for ice cream or fudge or candy and enjoy the crazy merchandise. It's an enjoyable visit even without the ice cream

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank cjdotheworld
Management response:Responded 17 June 2017

Thank you so much for your sweet review! We always try to switch things up and keep everything current and have a selection that will fit most people's wants and needs. Thank you for your continued support!

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