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Joy Bistro

115 New Market Center, Boone, NC 28607-3992
828-265-0500
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Ranked #3 of 127 Restaurants in Boone
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $25
Hours:
Sun 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, French, Italian
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations

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Sugar Grove, North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had one of our best meals ever in this incredibly pleasant spot - like a little gem!! You simply can't imagine the lovely atmosphere from the outside. This was for our anniversary, and EVERY aspect of the meal was done to perfection. A truly lovely jazz ensemble played, plus the lighting and sparkling bar really added a cosmopolitan air.... More 

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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The food is outstanding and the service matched it. We were very surprised and delighted with our "find" Highly recommend eating dinner here.

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NC
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We were staying at the La Quinta and Joy Bistro was right across the street so we could walk there. The food, atmosphere, and service were perfect. Will definitely will return on our next visit to Boone.

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Augusta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We were very eager to try this restaurant after reading the reviews, and it certainly lived up to everything that I read. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere, and every aspect of our meal, from the cocktails to the desserts, was exceptional. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and the service was great. Although a bit expensive, the meal... More 

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Flat Rock, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The meal and the service was excellent. My wife and I were celebrating a special occasion and this restaurant was the perfect place in a strange town. It was very conveniently located to our hotel. We are so happy that we chose Joy Bistro for our special night out.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Really fit the French bistro look and feel, Great ambiance, friendly service. The menu was deinitedly upscale, reminded me of Bistro's in France, I definitely will go back, and I highly recommend it

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Concord, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We had a wonderful meal with attentive but not fussy service. Because of health issues, it is difficult for me to dine out. The chef and owners at Joy Bistro went out of their way to make sure that I could dine just as exquisitely as the others at our table. Wonderful fresh salads, buttery filet mignon, tender sweet scallops,... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Went here for a birthday dinner, made a reservation - which was good because they were busy. Gnocchi appetizer was good as was the pear salad. Scallop main course also good. The two of us shared this all with the extra cost of a plate fee which was fine with us. The food was the highlight. Wine and cocktails left... More 

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Gainesville, FL
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107 reviews 107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The Joy Bistro is a small restaurant but somehow managed to fit our party of 8. The food was all amazingly good. My husband had the duck and he said it was one of the best meals he's ever eaten. I ordered the locally-made ravioli with mushrooms. It was very good (and a large portion) but maybe a bit too... More 

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Maui
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The prices, we thought, were higher than one would expect in a small town eatery in a strip mall but the food was really very good. The decor was pleasant and the atmosphere good. It seemed that most of the other patrons that night were locals as they greeted each other and chatted. This is usually a good sign in... More 

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Additional Information about Joy Bistro

Address: 115 New Market Center, Boone, NC 28607-3992
Phone Number: 828-265-0500
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Boone
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: American, French, Italian

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