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The Gamekeeper's Tavern

3646 US Highway 64 E, Cashiers, NC 28774
828-743-4263
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Ranked #11 of 25 Restaurants in Cashiers
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
nc mountains
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

First it is so dark that one must have a little flashlight, provided by the server, to see the menu, or even the food. A little ambience goes a long way, I guess. I ordered the "desconstructed chicken pot pie", I love chicken pie, so thought this would be good, plus at $17 it was one of the more reasonably... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This was a terrible experience. Our server started with excuses from the start. He told us three tables were seated at once and that he would try his best to take care of us. It took three tries to get the beer order correct as they were out of my first choice and my second choice for an IPA was... More 

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Staying in Sapphire valley after leave season one should expect limited dining options as many places close for the season after Halloween. It could be that the ones who stay open year round cut back on staff during the off season. We were seated and the bartender was our server, he told us the specials and remarked they only had... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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124 reviews 124 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We made reservations on Open Table (very convenient) on Saturday night. When we drove up, it looked like it wasn't open, but the restaurant is around the side. The porch had a massive stone fireplace with a blazing fire and seating all around. We were taken to the dining room, which was romantically rustic, with another fireplace. The menu has... More 

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lexington, s.c.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The men liked the very different selection of meat (Elk, lamb, etc.) Great burger, not so good chicken.Took a long time to get dinner. Good wait staff. Loved the large fireplace and seating and tables around it. Blankets provided so that you could eat outside. Inside very nice . Very pricey, all Ala-Carte.

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Sapphire, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We have been to the Gamekeeper's Tavern for lunch but this was the first time for dinner. Very nice atmosphere, good food and great service. There is a very extensive wine list for those who look for that kind of thing. Food is on the pricey side but there is something for everyone on the menu.

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Stone Mountain, Georgia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A gem of an experience that had me thinking I was vacationing in Europe's countryside. A drive to the mountains for leaf season turned into an awesome culinary experience for me and a couple of friends. Timing was just right as we went around a curve enroute to Asheville. Just in time for lunch and I knew this had to... More 

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Hickory, North Carolina, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Went for dinner. Place had its Halloween decorations up. Loads of ambiance. Cozy, comfortable restaurant. Fire in the fireplace. Gal playing piano bar out on the porch. Food was excellent but pricey. Menu is ala carte. I had 8 oz. sirloin with a peppercorn glaze and marsala mushrooms. Both were outstanding. The wife had a crab cake with baked potato.... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Delightful lunch on the patio. Great service and nice creative menu. Wine list is fantastic. Inside is dark so outside is nice in September.

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Bargersville
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Dark inside but there is outside seating. Meals were pricey. Wine store in the front. Not very friendly staff. Not for kids.

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Additional Information about The Gamekeeper's Tavern

Address: 3646 US Highway 64 E, Cashiers, NC 28774
Phone Number: 828-743-4263
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Cashiers
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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