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.
Haw River Strings Live
Now Open til 9 every night!
Monday - Wednesday 7 - 9
Thursday and Friday 7 - 9
Sat and Sun - 8 - 9
Click red event names to view details.
Christmas carol sing-along every Sat. from 3-5
Fri 12/5 - Anna Mae Live - Country, Pop, Holiday Favorites, 7-9pm
Fri 12/12 - Festive Vaudeville - 1920's ragtime, 7-9pm
Sat 12/13 - Belgian Waffology Food Truck!, 9:30am-1pm
Sat 12/13 - Holiday Gift Fair, 2-6pm
Wed 12/17 - Haw River Strings Live - guitar and mandolin instrumentals with NC roots, 7-9pm
Fri 12/19 - Christmas caroling - 7-9pm
Sat 12/20 - The Bucket Brothers Live - Jazz and Americana, 7-9pm
Mon 12/22 - Holiday Uke Jam, 7-9pm
Sat 12/27 - Erin McLendon Live - Country/Americana, 7-9pm
Th 1/1 - Bait Shop Boys Live, 10:30am
Fri 1/9 - Cincinnati Folksinger, 7-9pm
Fri 1/16 - Navi Singh Live - acoustic pop rock, 7-9pm
Sat 1/31 - Josh Brophy Live - St. Louis-based Pianist, Singer/Songwriter, 7-9pm
all are welcome and encouraged to join in!
Tuesdays 10:45-11:30 - Kid's Stories & Songs
Wednesday 3-4:00 - Songwriters' Circle
Thursdays 6-7:00 - Kids' Spanish Hour
Saturdays 3-4:00 - Sing along
Sundays 2-3:00 - Old time music jam
Thursday and Sunday 5:30 - Taco Truck
Some Saturdays and Sundays - Soomsoom Pita Pocket (see schedule)
Most Sundays 10-2:00 - Parlez Vous Crepes
Saturdays 8am-12pm - Small Potatoes Farms fresh produce, meats, cheese, yogurt