When it comes to shopping and dining, the City of Manassas offers an artful array of both. Our Historic Downtown neighborhood features unique shops and restaurants in historically preserved buildings, while our commercial corridor stars trusted, household-name favorites. With a shop for every style and a plate for every palate, everyone wins with a visit to Manassas. Explore our small-town feel and see why Manassas has earned the national designation as a “Main Street” community.


It’s no wonder Manassas has been a celebrated shopping destination for over a century  — there’s always something for everyone!

Throughout City streets, discover handcrafted gifts from local artisans, vintage décor, as well as home and office furnishings, clothes, jewelry, rare books, and bath and body delights. For the food lover in all of us, specialty stores offer culinary treats, from imported olive oil, vinegars and wines to baked goods and gourmet candy apples. Don’t miss our year-round Farmer’s Market where local novelties tempt anyone passing by. Our small businesses carry one-of-a-kind finds for that perfect gift or to mark that special memory. Or, a treasure suiting your own unique tastes!

Whether you’re shopping for that special someone — or for yourself — find out why people are choosing Manassas.


If you aren’t a foodie now, you will be by the time you leave Manassas!

Explore a medley of restaurants, pubs and sidewalk cafes where local chefs whip up dishes featuring All-American fare and international cuisine. For more culinary adventures, the City invites visitors to pull up a chair at its breweries, tasting rooms, coffee shops, tea rooms and ice cream parlors. On weekends, stroll tree-lined streets in Historic Downtown while music livens the ambiance at choice restaurants and pubs. Who wouldn’t love that? Come to Manassas and experience rare small-town charm in busy Northern Virginia.

With all these attractions, Manassas serves up a feast of classic flavors and international delights — transforming the City into a true foodie’s paradise.