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8960 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
828-295-7661
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Ranked #23 of 40 Restaurants in Blowing Rock
Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Southwestern
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Alexis
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

We go here to eat every time we are in the area! Great food and great service every time. Always crowed but we always get seated very quickly. Will be going back for sure when in the area again!

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here after a day of skiing at a local resort. Arriving right at sunset, the view was spectacular. Once inside, we were seated promptly enough, but the service was a bit slow for my liking. When the food arrived, it was average at best. My son's burger was so burnt on one side that it was inedible. For... More 

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Linville, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I've been going to canyons for a long time. If nothing else come for the sunsets. either inside or on the deck they're awesome. enjoy a great drink and some really good food. They have great fries and the best veggie burger around. Finish it off with the darby pie or the chocolate enchilada.

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florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

You can't beat the view here. We stopped to take a sunset picture and decided to go back the next day for lunch. The staff was helpful and our food was good. The "Fish and Chips" that my son ordered was especially delicious. The plate had two huge, fresh pieces of flounder and crispy fries. There were people being seated... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Everytime we visit Blowing Rock, we have to go to Canyons for their Sunday brunch. They have a two or three piece jazz band that plays, and the brunch food is very good. Other menu items I have tried are ok, so I stick to the biscuits and gravy, which are great. The view is really incredible. Great place to... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Canyons has one of the most breathtaking views in the area. I went for their Sunday Brunch which included some jazz music in the background which was most pleasant. The staff was courteous, prompt and overall did a great job. Unfortunately the kitchen is holding this friendly local restaurant back. The food is mediocre at best. There are so many... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Food was ok but the view was fantasitc. If you go for drinks or outside dining, you will be pleased.

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have visited a couple times when the weather is nice so you can siton the deck and enjoy the incredible view, but after having to eat inside I will never return. Everything from the menu to the decor is outdated and I have seen better restrooms at gas stations. Service has never been great on any of our visits.... More 

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Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Canyons has a "killer" view and extremely friendly staff...the food is lacking. It appears to be a restaurant that can't decide what they want to be..bar food, Mexican, Spanish, or Southern. Fried food or calorie laden food fill the menu. We tried it several years ago and thought perhaps they had improved their menu...not so, even the salad and soups... More 

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Food was just OK, but go for the view, especially at sunset. Staff was great, but my chicken sandwich was a little skimpy. Great drinks, reasonably priced.

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Additional Information about Canyons

Address: 8960 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Phone Number: 828-295-7661
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: American, Southwestern

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