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Melanie's Food Fantasy

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664 West King Street, Boone, NC 28607
(828) 263-0300
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8:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Good for:
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 98
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best eggs Benedict I've ever had

This place is small with an eclectic mix of uncomfortable furniture and mix-matched dishes however it is well worth the visit as this is the best eggs Benedict I have ever had! Everything is fresh and made to order. You will not go wrong having brunch here, but expect a wait.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 2, 2015
GolfDiva73
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Hickory, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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Hickory, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This place is small with an eclectic mix of uncomfortable furniture and mix-matched dishes however it is well worth the visit as this is the best eggs Benedict I have ever had! Everything is fresh and made to order. You will not go wrong having brunch here, but expect a wait.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

A local shopkeeper recommended Melanie's for lunch on a snowy Monday afternoon. We were greeted immediately upon entering and shown to a table. I really appreciate when you ask a waitress for recommendations and a) she knows the menu and b) she will actually have an opinion. Our waitress gets an A+ for recommending the Mediterranean chicken sandwich -- excellent!... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We ate a late breakfast here and really enjoyed the food. A local person advised us to eat here and really glad we went. The prices are good too.

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Patrick S, Owner at Melanie's Food Fantasy, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your visit! We hope to see you again. More 

fayetteville, nc
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Our family of five loved everything we ordered, from the local, organic coffee to the toast made from homemade bread to the home fries. Our friendly waitress Caroline was the best!

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I couldn't tell you the last time I ate at Melanie's but it was before they moved to this location and took a hiatus from Boone. I was visiting for the weekend and couldn't wait to eat here. The tempeh is still just as good as I remember it and those homefries!! Yummy! It's so nice to see great things... More 

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Patrick S, Owner at Melanie's Food Fantasy, responded to this review

Glad to have you back! Don't take so long to get back to us next time :) More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I've been coming to Boone for years and only recently begun looking for a second home and by accident discovered what so many have known for so long. For a wonderfully fresh and healthy breakfast Melanie's has to top the list of Boone's breakfast spots. They are big into locally grown and hormone free items and everything tastes so fresh... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The stuffed French Toast on a Sunday morning is, without question, to die for. This small, but efficient restaurant offers excellent food in an eclectic environment. Staff are busy, but efficient and gracious. This is an absolute must if you are in the area, either for breakfast or lunch. Fresh, fresh food - most of which is locally produced. You... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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125 reviews 125 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

We've been coming to Blowing Rock & Boone for years and thought we had tried every place to eat. Read about Melanie's this morning and decided to give it a try for breakfast. Glad we did, it was great! As good as our favorite, the Village Cafe, and portions were large. Definitely recommend it!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Great menu items. They make the food to order, so expect slower service. Totally worth the wait! Nice outdoor area. Stuffed French toast is to die for...

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Tallahassee, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We ate breakfast hear upon the recommendation of a friend. Good food, good service. There is a little bit of a wait to get in but it was worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 664 West King Street, Boone, NC 28607
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: (828) 263-0300

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?