Entering Ward’s Grill is like traveling back in time. In its authentic 1950s-style diner setting, Ward’s Grill in downtown Saluda serves delicious breakfast and lunch items including eggs, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, burgers, sandwiches, milkshakes and its signature Charlie’s Sage Sausage.
Ward’s Grill is a local landmark and has been Saluda’s central gathering place for decades. As a family-friendly establishment, Ward’s Grill is frequented by regulars and vacationers alike who come for the restaurant’s warmth, camaraderie and homestyle diner cooking. Ward’s Grill is also a destination for customers shopping at its adjoining business Thompson’s Store, the oldest grocery store in North Carolina.
Ward's Grill is a Saluda tradition that for decades has been serving homestyle breakfast and lunch items including eggs, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, burgers, sandwiches, milkshakes and the restaurant's signature Charlie's Sage Sausage.
Ward's Grill is also a destination for people shopping at its adjoining business Thompson's Store – the oldest grocery store in North Carolina – where customers can find gourmet foods, hand-cut meats including Charlie's Sage Sausage from the Thompson's meat market, deli items, fine wines and craft beers, fresh produce and other household staples.