American Dining in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina

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Balsam Mountain Inn & RestaurantBalsamDetails
Balsam Mountain Inn, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, is one of the South's grand old inns. Built at the turn of the century, this lovingly restored romantic inn features a casual elegance that's lured travelers to the North Carolina Mountains for decades. Visitors find 50 comfortable, spacious guestrooms and suites, each with its own unique decor. Peace and quiet is guaranteed as rooms come w ...

Big Wesser BBQ & BrewBryson CityDetails
Enjoy a hearty meal at the intersection of the Appalachian Trail and the Nantahala River. Live music calendar available online.

Jackson County's gathering place foreveryone. Steaks, seafood, burgers,salads, kids menu, carryout andcatering. Open breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Boiler Room SteakhouseFranklinDetails
Located inside The Fun Factory, The Boiler Room Steakhouse offers an upscale atmosphere and menu, with fine dining from steaks to seafood to homemadem desserts.The Boiler Room Steak House is open Monday - Thursday 11:30 am to 8:00 pm, Friday 11:30 am to 9:00 pm, and Saturday 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Bourbon Barrel Beef & AleWaynesvilleDetails
The Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale is located in the Hazelwood area of the beautiful town of Waynesville, NC. We specialize in hand-cut, all natural steaks from local farms, incredible burgers, and other classic american comfort foods that are made using only the finest local and sustainable ingredients available. We also feature a great selection of microbrews and ales from local artisan brewers, and ...

BRIO Tuscan Grille at Harrah’s Cherokee invites you to gather with friends, family and co-workers and experience the flavors of Tuscany without a passport! Bringing the pleasures of the Tuscan country villa to Cherokee, our chef-inspired recipes are sure to tempt your palate. At this Italian restaurant, we believe that to eat well is to live well. Known for its authentic Northern Italian spec ...

Cash's Smokehouse BBQFranklinDetails
Good old Southern BBQ hickory-smoked daily with a homemade touch. Take out or eat in covered patio.

Chefs Stage BuffetCherokeeDetails
Offering seven stations - Italian, Mexican, Asian, Comfort Food, BBQ, Soup & Salad Bar and Desserts!

City Lights CafeSylvaDetails
Crepes, paninis, soups/salads, pasta, coffee, espresso, beer, wine, organic, gluten-free, vegetarian, free Wi-Fi, outdoor dining.

Cupboard CafeDillardDetails
Open daily
  • Fresh Desserts
  • Fresh Biscuits
  • Salad Bar
  • Coffee Bar
  • Gift Shop

Fat Buddies Ribs and BBQ of WaynesvilleWaynesvilleDetails
Fat Buddies Restaurants offer the best family atmosphere and excellent BBQ favorites and specialty dishes. Savor a taste of real Southern BBQ and home made desserts in two smoke free location in Franklin and Waynesville from 11-9 p.m. Monday thru Saturdays. Closed on Sundays, Christmas and Thanksgiving.

Fatz CafeFranklinDetails
We promise: Fresh, delicious homemade food, genuine southern hospitality and a spirited community connection. When you step into a FATZ, you'll notice a warm, authentic atmosphere right away. And you'll feel it every second you're here. It's in the friendly smile that greets you as you walk through the door. It's in the genuine, attention-to-detail service displayed by each one of our ass ...

Gazebo Creekside CafeFranklinDetails
Gazebo Creekside cafe is where the locals eat. Enjoy outdoor dining. Enjoy good food and relax by the creekside. Listen to the birds and babbling creek.

Jasper's RestaurantRobbinsvilleDetails
Come take a step back in time with us at Jasper's Restaurant, located at Historic Tapoco Lodge. Jasper's five course gourmet meals are all prepared with the freshest of seasonal ingredients. Entree' choices include NC Mountain trout, bone-in ribeye, stuffed pork chops with homemade muscadine jelly sauce, pasta and more. The menu changes nightly and any special dietary considerations can be read ...

Lulu's On MainSylvaDetails
Lulu's Cafe is a delectable surprise for travelers visiting the Great Smoky Mountains and a home away from home for those who live there. Nestled in the heart of Main Street in Sylva, Lulu's offers a varied and imaginatively prepared menu.Eclectic ethnic dining - fresh seafood, pasta and vegetarian dishes, served lunch and dinner hours Monday thru Saturday. Lulu's maintains a reputation of folks g ...

Mad Batter Food & FilmSylvaDetails
Our dining theater features fabulous foods, free films, and a fantastic local draft beer selection. Our dining theater features fabulous foods, free films, & a fantastic local draft beer selection. We specialize in pizza, tri-tip, wraps, steaks& plenty of vegetarian options. Love and local ingredients are in our food.  

River's End RestaurantBryson CityDetails
At River's End Restaurant located at Nantahala Outdoor Center in Bryson City, guests enjoy great meals and river views. Choose from hearty soups, filling specialty sandwiches and delicious entrees. Stop in and experience the friendly service in the heart of the Nantahala Gorge!

Rosebud CottageFranklinDetails
Center of Main Street, homemade soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, Breyers Ice Cream, adjoining gift shop

SlickRock GrillTopocoDetails
Bring your group of twenty or more and dine on our patio alongside the beautiful Cheoah River! You’ll love the laid back atmosphere we’ve created here at SlickRock… almost as much as you’ll love the food!

Based on availability, SlickRock can be reserved for luncheons, game day parties, receptions, or just a gathering of good friends. Reservations are required and we welcome ...

Stamey's CafeFranklinDetails
Locally owned. Breakfast all day; lunch and dinner specials with vegetables.

Sunset RestaurantFranklinDetails
Franklin's oldest eating establishment - family owned since 1955. Enjoy your old fashioned favorites and good home cooking- family style dining and curbside service to go. Open Monday thru Saturdays 6 am to 8 pm Closed on Sunday and some holidays

The Bowery RestaurantFranklinDetails
Chef Ken Naron, from Old Edwards Inn & Spa in Highlands, will be bringing southern inspired provisions to downtown Franklin, NC. Enjoy fresh, local, southern cuisine with a full bar in a modern rustic atmosphere.

The Pizza FactoryFranklinDetails
Home of the All-You-Can-Eat Pizza and Salad Buffet. The buffet features traditional and specialty pizzas, and a salad bar with all the trimmings. Located inside The Factory. Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday 10 AM - 9 PM Friday & Saturday 10 AM - 10 PM

The Ridges Golf Club & Event CenterHayesvilleDetails
Located in the western Land-of-Sky mountain region of western North Carolina, The Ridges Golf Club is the perfect destination get away for golf, weddings & events. Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Willard Byrd designed golf course is a championship golf course providing unparalleled vistas from several points. The Ridges Golf Club and Event Center, spanning over 127 acres of rolling h ...  

The SwagWaynesvilleDetails
Walk a few feet and escape into the grandeur of our National Park. With fourteen unique accommodations boasting wood-burning fireplaces, steam showers, saunas, private balconies and three gourmet meals you'll find our ritzy rustic hideaway at 5,000 feet.


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