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Banner Elk Cafe & Lodge

119 Central Way SW, Banner Elk, NC 28604
828 898-4242
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Ranked #10 of 42 Restaurants in Banner Elk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert

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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The other night I had the privilege to attend my son's end of season little league football banquet. The coaches decided to have the banquet at The Banner Elk Cafe. I have only been to the cafe once prior and that was several years back. With that in mind, the team was provided a chicken wings, pizza, and salad buffet.... More

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Lake Norman, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

this place is huge...can enter from 2 adjacent streets....on one end, the waitresses said sit anywhere, but as we progressed through the extremely busy restaurant, a hostess at the other end, said there's a line outside that she's seating, but she exceeded our expectations and sat us anyway and we had a very tasty pizza lunch with adequate service considering... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Perhaps it was an off night at the café, service was not good and food was just average, nothing to write home about. However, we spoke to other couples who had a great experience at this place.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Wonderful dinner. We had an exceptional dinner during Sugar Mountain Oktoberfest Weekend. With the weather chilling down, the Mixed Trio Ravioli with red sauce was the perfect comfort food. The meal comes with a salad and garlic knot. Great presentation and ample portions. All the meals for our group looked very inviting. The service was exceptional with great attention to... More

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Mobile
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had lunch with some friends we all had lunch specials. the food was tasty and very reasonable in price. We liked it so much that we went another day later in our visit. Go early if you do not want to wait. They are very busy.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

we were a group of 4. We ordered our lunch and the service was quick, the food good. The chili is a little "hot" but we like it that way. Our waitress was attentive and kept our drinks filled. We would definitely go there again.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We had lunch at The Banner Elk Cafe today, very nice. I had the turkey and dressing special, and my husband had the pulled pork platter special. We both liked our meals very much. Our server was very nice and attentive. We found the prices very reasonable. We plan to go back again sometime during our week's vacation in Banner... More

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AZ
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We enjoyed lunch- a hot Italian sub and blackened mahi-mahi sandwich, both with fries for less than $10 each. Service was good and pleasant eating areas, birth inside and out. We'd return again.

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goldsboro nc
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Our family had lunch here over the Labor Day weekend. The burgers are excellent and the onion rings are hand cut, lightly battered and fried. Delish. We had a GREAT time together and had wonderful service.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Server I've had several times and still isn't familiar with the menu coming back after my order has been taken to change it. The order wasn't correct, again, and the food seemed like it was oily and reheated. Can't say I would go back for breakfast.

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Additional Information about Banner Elk Cafe & Lodge

Address: 119 Central Way SW, Banner Elk, NC 28604
Phone Number: 828 898-4242
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Banner Elk

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