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MK's Southern Cooking

1182 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-9683
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Ranked #37 of 42 Restaurants in Blowing Rock
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 27, 2014
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English first
Syracuse, New York
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Went here for lunch and had the specials. Well prepared food served by a competent waitress. Food was a good value and the restaurant is cozy and worth a stop.

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The Villages, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My husband and I were in the area for a short time. We discovered Southern Comforts, which had rather recently changed management and name. I had the fried chicken with homemade mashed potatoes, green beans, and biscuits. Three pieces - huge pieces - done absolutely perfectly. My husband had hamburger steak with onions and peppers, old fashioned spiced beets, and... More

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North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Southern Comforts is the new name for the old Knights on Main in Blowing Rock. the new owners are the former Mountain House owners from Boone. Rumors abound about why they moved and changed their name after 25+ years. The service hasn't changed a bit. the owner has her reputation and apparently there are many who like it. Many don't.... More

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Advance, NC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised at Southern Comforts, which is where Knights on Main was. It is excellent food. We were a little hesitant as we had been regular customers of Knights for years. The food is home cooking, well-prepared, just plain delicious. And the prices are reasonable. We were in Blowing Rock 2 weeks ago and stayed for 2 nights... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This restaurant has been closed for over a year. It was terrible- both food and service including lunch and dinner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013 via mobile

I was visiting from Raleigh with my Yankee mother in law from NY. Our waiter, Pete, was really nice and provided amazing service even though my mother in law gave him a hard time about the food. It was obvious that the food was frozen and not prepared in house. The mashed potatoes were oddly colored and cold as well... More

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hickory,NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Stopped in for a drink while wife was shopping,Bartender was friendly and knew what he was doing, the mixed drinks were Awesome! Live music in the corner,Sports on TV, very laid back atmosphere, felt very "at home" unlike most places in Blowing Rock we had been.Wife ended up joining me later 'cause I didn't want to leave! We were give... More

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NC
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

See review for Glidewells--processed cheese square on top of french onion soup that never melted, frozen mush fries and unremarkable burger. Wish I'd spent the money at the grocery store & cooked at home.

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Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

I don't know how to rate this one. The name brought us in, along with the historical building. Once in its not inviting just cold tables and chairs all over on one side and huge bar on other. Next room is small but nice with fire place. Now comes service the young waiter was trying but seems no training is... More

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Miami, FL
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

We waited 40 minutes to have soup and wings. Denied! None of our three top choices we wanted were available. We were forced to chose from 4 options. The fried tomatoes were good. Everything else was greasy and poorly prepared. They clearly have buckets of a cheesy pimento spread they add to everything. We all got sick after eating here.... More

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