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U.G. White Mercantile

101 N Jefferson St, Athens, AL 35611-1701
+1 877-849-1917
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Aunt & Niece shopping!

Loved the nostalgia of this store. There was a wide selection of goods sure to fit any body style... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Shellie W
Boynton Beach, Florida
via mobile
Really the best brands/ unique shopping experience

My family members have shopped here for everything from candy to kitchen gadgets to clothing, and... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
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101 N Jefferson St, Athens, AL 35611-1701
+1 877-849-1917
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Loved the nostalgia of this store. There was a wide selection of goods sure to fit any body style, palate & adventure seekers! We felt right @ home.

Thank Shellie W
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My family members have shopped here for everything from candy to kitchen gadgets to clothing, and we rarely leave empty handed. Our college-age daughter finds the brands very much to her liking, I like like the selection of men's clothing (especially Woolrich and Patagonia). I...More

Thank Alabama21
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Fun for all ages. Candy, tools, knives, hats, shoes, cookware, toys and ice cream freezers. Old coke machines, cash registers, a moose head and friendly folks. Baskets of taffy and bins of penny candy to buy. Clothes, kitchen wares and anything else you need. Snow...More

Thank Evelyn K
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided on a day trip and ended up in downtown Athens. I had heard of U.G. White's and saw the photos and reviews and we decided on a quick stop. The quick stop became a long stay with lunch at the...More

Thank BamaGregory
Reviewed 17 March 2017

U.G. White is so much fun to visit. We always enjoy visiting. If you're in Athens, you simply must visit this charming store. There is are so many neat products that everyone in your family will enjoy. There are a variety of old fashioned toys...More

Thank mygingerjourney
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is one of my favorite types of stores to visit...a cross between an old general store and an outdoor outfitter with high quality clothing, fun and simple gear.

Thank Map752
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Old mercantile (hardware?) store re-imagined with broad range of fun unique products, candy, outdoor clothes and Southern touristy knickknacks and such. There are numerous functioning vintage store displays, coke machine and such worth seeing This is the kind of place that has something for everyone....More

Thank DealHawk2
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This store has been downtown for many, many decades and has a relatively new owner since I first went there. It has the "general store" feel with quality products ranging in price. It offers it's own brand of pickles and jams and has a clothing...More

Thank RetiredDawg
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This Mercantile has been a fixture of the Athens square for many years. A walk through the store is a step back in time. They carry several name brands from any kind of Lodge cast iron to Columbia shirts. Case knives to Radio Flyer wagons....More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I love the inside of this place and the rustiness inside with the old registers and signs. The prices of clothing though is almost Disney World prices. You will find a variety of items here.

Thank Kevin W
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