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Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn

204 Lawson Street, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743
+1 800-914-9306
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Price range: $30 - $60
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: (VISIT OUR WEB SITE FOR MENU)Unforgettable Dining is just that- unforgettable in both it's taste and presentation, and service. The setting, whether it be by fireside or on the front porch with mountain views is equally memorable. Dress is casual. Organic and locally grown foods.

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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I would like to start by saying that I had one of the best meals of my life at Mountain Magnolia Inn September 2013. Everything that night was excellent, particularly the she-crab soup, butternut squash lasagna with tomato jam and sage, and the exquisite caramelized pear dessert. My girlfriend and I were definitely in the Chris Brown fan club. With... More 

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

In all fairness, our old Chef Chris and new Chef Zeb had been together 5 days in a transition. 2 of those days were cleaning and painting the kitchen. We have made no menu changes as Zeb is getting familiar with our operation. We did have a 7 course tasting menu last night with my wife and several friends who... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Get a late reservation if you can. We ended up as the last guests for dinner and it was like having a personal chef. The food was fantastic and service was prompt. Filet was done to perfection and my wife's chicken was excellent. Can't say enough great things about the dinner here, loved it!!

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. I had the Hickory Nut Gap Farm grass fed filet last night and is wonderful. Again, thanks for the review and hope to see you soon. Pete More 

La Crosse, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

After driving through 5 states in one day we were ready for a good meal. This was excellent; one lamb special and one tomato pie (with a layer of kale baked in) - sweet tomatoes were excellent - followed by blueberry pie for dessert. Everything was superb including the seating on the porch with the cicadas in the background. Highly... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The chef did a wonderful job. I had the veal for dinner with brussel sprouts. I never at brussel sprouts before, but thoroughly enjoyed them. The breakfast buffet was perfect. I would have ate everything if I could.

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We make a big effort to have dining be a major part of what we offer - both breakfast and dinner. We use locally grown foods as much as possible, organic or natural and grow a lot of our own herbs. I have shared your feedback with Chef Chris Brown and Breakfast Chef Marion Cook.... More 

Bean Station, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My wife and I discovered the MM on a trip to visit the springs that made Hot Springs famous. We decided to pull in and see what they had. It was a weeknight and the crowd was light so they were able to seat us. What a treat! We soon made plans to return, this time with my in-laws. They... More 

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. I hope that special dinner with your daughter before going off the military provided a memorable sendoff. We appreciate your confidence in selecting Mountain Magnolia and Chef Chris Brown to celebrate the occasion. Pete More 

Charlottesville, VA
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Delicious, well prepared menu, great wine list. We dined on the porch, which I would recommend if the weather permits.

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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My wife & I were came to Hot Springs on our honeymoon - Mount Magnolia was our first dinner in town. We are from Charleston, SC where the food scene hoppin' and any new restaurant that opens has to have some niche and deliver delicious food or else it won't survive. When we came into Hot Springs we asked a... More 

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Both Chris Brown and I are very disappointed we did not live up to you expectations for your honeymoon dinner. Chris is personally highly invested in satisfying all our diners and reads reviews regularly. We evaluate guest input and always ask ourselves what we can learn from a review or feedback and make adjustments we think will enhance the dining... More 

Saint Augustine, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Beautiful setting & wonderful food & service. Pricey but worth it. Scallops , lobster bisque, trout, veggies were all delicious. This is true dining, thanks to the Chef.

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Hickory, North Carolina, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Mountain Magnolia Inn for a long weekend. We really enjoyed the Inn and he hospitality that we received. Our first night, we ate at the Inn. The food, service were amazing. They have a beautiful dining area, very calm and peaceful. I had the beef medallions and they were out standing, the best... More 

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Found this restaurant recommended online and chose it for our anniversary dinner. The menu was terrific. Loved the options of small plates in addition to entrees ... but in the end we chose from the tasting menu which featured a variety of seafood - lobster, fried local shrimp, scallops and the best crab cakes I've ever had. Even the warm... More 

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Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

We are so proud of Chris and his capabilities continue to flourished. He's recently been chosen to compete in an Asheville Culinary Competition and we are rooting for him. His talents are enhanced by our wait staff and others who maintain a beautiful property. Pete More 

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Additional Information about Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn

Address: 204 Lawson Street, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743
Phone Number: +1 800-914-9306
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Hot Springs
Average Prices: USD 30 - 60
Cuisine: American

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