The Hillsville Diner is located on Main Street in Hillsville, Virginia. The diner was first opened in 1946. The legend is that the original proprietor moved his restaurant from Mount Airy, North Carolina where a young Andy Griffith often frequented and opened the Hillsville Diner. The present owners have operated it since 1966. The Diner is part of the Hillsville Historic District which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 16, 2002.