There’s this saying that curiosity killed the cat. We’re not falling for it. We think curiosity was framed.
We believe something different. We believe that curiosity gives you life.
Or at least a life with enough fun that it’s simply more worth living.
At The Carriage, our goal is to spark your curiosity, fill your belly, and over- flow your cup with happiness. And some really good wine.
We curate sips and bites for winos and foodies, and other curious folks.
Wine, craft beer, cheese, specialty grocery, friendly faces, and good times.
What more could you want?
Whether you’re here for a nibble and a glass of wine with a friend, or roaming for something inspiring for tonight’s dinner at home, we’re here to guide you on your next palatable journey.
And, just like our favorite, Ina Garten, we’ll be here to greet you with a drink in our hand, a warm smile on our face, and great music for a healthy dose of toe-tapping. Because that’s how it’ll all get off to a fun start.
MEET THE FAM
Here at The Carriage we're one big, happy, and slightly eccentric family of winos. Get to know some of the folks who call The Carriage home and be sure to stop in soon to say hello and spend a little time with us!
PARTNERS WE LOVE
Looking for a cozy place to stay in downtown Florence, AL? The Carriage House is a newly-renovated, one bedroom stand-alone unit with vaulted ceilings, a full bath, flat-screen television, clothing cabinet, kitchenette (granite counter tops, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and bar sink) and comfortable full-size bed that sleeps two. The Carriage House is nestled in a quaint, established neighborhood in historic downtown Florence. Located next door to the University of North Alabama, it is mere steps from the heart of campus and a just a short walk, bike ride or drive from us at The Carriage Wine & Market in Florence. Guests will enjoy a private driveway, outdoor flagstone patio and keypad entry to The Carriage House.
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Florence Wine Fest is annual celebration of wine, food and community in downtown Florence, AL. Each March, attendees can explore 100+ fantastic wines from around the globe and local food pairings from some of the Shoals' best chefs all while soaking in the electric atmosphere of historic downtown Florence, AL.
The Residence by The Carriage is a luxuriously appointed modern 3,000 sq. ft. 2nd-floor apartment and mixed use event space featuring tons of natural light, antique exposed brick walls, three spacious bedrooms, living room, dining/conference area, bathroom with large shower and double vanity, full kitchen, laundry room, and spacious event area all inside a beautifully renovated historic building in the heart of downtown Sheffield, AL. With 1,500+ sq. ft. of flexible event space, on-site catering kitchen, and built-in ambiance, The Residence makes throwing an impressive party a breeze!
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