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Porterdale: The Up-n-Coming Place to be!


PorterdaleNewton County is full of great places. The square is usually known as the place for all things food and shopping, but that might just be changing.

Porterdale is definitely growing into its own. Many new and delicious restaurants are popping up. From Jimbos to Baby Cakes Bakery, there’s always going to be something good to eat.

This walkable place makes it easy for everything you need to be right there. There’s a coffee shop coming up, a dance studio there, and lofts all beside each other.

Not only are there many great businesses and places to live, you can also have a great time outdoors. The ‘Yak Club is a great place to kayak and explore the great Newton County.

The Mill is the highlight of Porterdale, with many films having been shot at this location. This includes the 2012 movie, Prisoners, which received an Oscar nomination for cinematography.

Whether you’re looking for a great eatery, some coffee, or to head out onto the Yellow River, Porterdale is the place to be. Check out their website, here, or just visit for yourself. Be sure to stop by the bakery and get a cupcake!

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