Local Community

Rock Barn is located in Conover, North Carolina just east of Hickory. From Conover you can visit the city of Charlotte or the mountains of Boone and Blowing Rock within about an hour. As of the census of 2009, there were 7,461 people, 3,456 households, and 2,945 families residing in Conover.

Public Schools

The Oaks

Elementary School: Oxford Elementary

Middle School: River Bend

High School: Bunker Hill

Olde Savannah

Elementary School: Claremont Elementary

Middle School: River Bend

High School: Bunker Hill

All Others

Elementary School: Shuford Elementary

Middle School: Newton Conover Middle

High School: Newton Conover High School

Private Schools

Concordia Christian Day School

Tri-City Baptist Church

Hickory Christian Academy

St Stephen’s Lutheran School


The Hickory Metro area is perfectly situated for shopping. There are local malls within minutes and within an hour you can be in Charlotte or the Lake Norman Area.


Hickory Furniture Mart, Wal-Mart Complex with dining, groceries and more, Valley Hills Mall (Hickory within minutes), Belle Hollow (Hickory within minutes)

Charlotte, Lake Norman, Winston Salem and the Mountains are just a short drive away!

Dining at Rock Barn

Alexander’s Grill is our fine dining restaurant at Rock Barn Golf and Spa. Our service associates, dining room managers and culinary staff are dedicated to providing the finest in services and culinary choices to enhance your dining experience.

Tuesday – Thursday 6:00pm – 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday 6:00pm – 9:30pm.

Closed on Sunday & Monday

At Sue’s Grill we offer a complete menu for both breakfast and lunch. You’ll find a lighter fare such as salads and deli-style sandwishes for lunch, and all your favorites for breakfast. The service and hospitality at Sue’s are as exceptional as the food. It’s no wonder that on many days, Sue’s is “standing room only”.

Open 7 Days a Week From 7:30am – 6:00pm.

Tuesday Family Night:  5:00-8:00pm

Breakfast is served daily until 11:00am with a limited breakfast menu Monday – Friday and full breakfast menu on Saturday and Sunday.

Other Local Dining Locations

Boxcar – 3140 N Oxford St, Claremont, NC 28610

Burger King – 3005 Centennial Blvd, Claremont, NC 28610

Hardees – 3099 W Main St, Claremont, NC 28610

Claremont Cafe – 4885 S Depot St, Claremont, NC 28610

Pinocchio’s Pizza – 3252 Main St, Claremont, NC 28610

McDonalds ( in Walmart) – 717 Conover Blvd W, Conover, NC 28610

Zaxby’s – 1233 N Nc 16 Hwy, Conover, NC 28610

Hannahs BBQ– 204 S Oxford St, Claremont, NC 28610

Village Inn Pizza Parlor – 902 Conover Blvd East, Conover, NC 28613

Charlie’s Cafe – 707 1st St E, Conover, NC 28613

Jack in the Box – 510 10th St Nw, Conover, NC 28613

The Untouchables – 102 10th Street Northwest, Conover, NC 28613
and much more in the near by area.

Local Tax Information

Catawba Tax Rates 2014

Catawba Tax Rates 2014

Hospital and Medical Information

Catawba Valley Medical Center – Hickory, NC

Davis Regional Medical Center – Statesville, NC

Frye Regional Medical Center – Hickory, NC

Iredell Memorial Hospital – Statesville, NC