Johnny's Gone Fishing
Carrboro's landmark coffee shop and country store.
You haven’t fully experienced Carrboro, NC until you’ve been to Johnny’s Gone Fishing! With an 80+ year history, Johnny’s is set in a large yard with on-site parking on W. Main Street a few blocks up from downtown.
We serve locally-roasted fair trade coffee and espresso drinks and a wide variety of snacks, beverages, baked goods (including gluten-free!), biscuits, paninis, wraps, award-winning ice cream, fresh farm products and local artisan goods.
Come visit us in our charming blue house, with free Wi-Fi and some of the friendliest folks you’ll ever meet! Check out our calendar for live music, kids activities, wine tastings, food trucks and farm stands.
3 Bands This Thurs. 10/2, 7 PM!
New Food Truck!
What Customers Say...
“(This) has got to be one of the coolest places we've stumbled upon by chance in all our wandering around the Triangle thus far. The place was dripping with local charm...This is a truly wonderful place that you should seek out if you are anywhere near the Carrboro area.”
-- Max M., Durham, NC
Now Open til 9 every night!
Monday - Wednesday 7 - 9
Thursday and Friday 7 - 9
Sat and Sun - 8 - 9
Sat. 9/20 - 7 - 9 - Open Mic
Sun. 28 - 10:30am - Biscuits & Bows - Jennifer Curtis, called "perfectly in sync" by the New York Times, is in the house!!
Th 10/2 - Live Music - Lost Trail, The Spook Fish, and Brown Bread - 7 - 9 pm.
Tues 7 - Living Poetry Open Mic and Wine Tasting - 7 - 9pm
Sat 11 - FUNDRAISER for Bucket List!
3 - 8:30pm - Food, games, music silent auction
Sat 18 - 7 - 9pm - Jacob Cummings
Th 23 - 7 - 9pm Matchsellers - bluegrass duo
Sat 25 - 7 - 9 Open Mic!
11/1 - Gaelic New Year's Celebration - 5 - 9pm
11/18 - 7-9pm Christopher Bell Live
all are welcome and encouraged to join in!
Tuesdays 10:45-11:30 - Kid's Stories & Songs
Thursdays 6-7:00 - Kid's Spanish Hour
Saturdays 3-4:00 - Sing along
Sundays 2-3:00 - Old time music jam
Thursday and Sunday 5:30 - Taco Truck
Saturday 5:30-8:30 - Capp's APizza
Most Sundays 10-2:00 - Parlez Vous Crepes
Saturday 8-12 - Small Potatoes Farms fresh produce