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Lakeview Restaurant at Rumbling Bald Resort

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112 Mountains Blvd., Lake Lure, NC 28746
828-694-3000
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Since 1962, Lakeview Restaurant has delighted guests with fine dining and...
Since 1962, Lakeview Restaurant has delighted guests with fine dining and stunning views of Lake Lure and the surrounding mountains. The menu offers selections from soup and salads to a sumptuous variety of entrees, emphasizing seafood and grilled favorites. Led by Executive Chef Mike Jones, Lakeview offers a variety of nightly specials, as well as, a house favorite Prime Rib Buffet served on Wednesday night in season.
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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
"An Enjoyable Dinner"

My wife and I were spending a week at the Rumbling Bald Resort. Upon arrival we chose to eat at the Lakeview Restaurant on site. We were warmly greeted and seated immediately. Our server was courteous and friendly. My wife had a veal dish that she said was outstanding. I had the Ahi tuna that I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Bruce M
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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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  • Scenic view
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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

we did the throwback thursday special --it was incredible. Also has the grilled shrimp appetizer. Hard to pick which food item was the best. ate outside on the back deck - view was amazing. no issues with bugs. tried a local wine that was sponsored for the week. it was wonderful. waitress diane was great! very friendly

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Fort Wayne, IN
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49 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The staff was friendly and helpful but service while eating was super slow at everything. If you are in a hurry or have time commitment eat somewhere else. The food is good. The prime rib buffet was average to above average.

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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119 reviews 119 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

My wife and I were spending a week at the Rumbling Bald Resort. Upon arrival we chose to eat at the Lakeview Restaurant on site. We were warmly greeted and seated immediately. Our server was courteous and friendly. My wife had a veal dish that she said was outstanding. I had the Ahi tuna that I must say was slightly... More 

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Reading, Massachusetts
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171 reviews 171 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Arrived at the Fairfield Wyndham Resort and went directly to the Lakeview for dinner because of the wonderful reviews. We were not disappointed. The setting is very nice over looking the lake with inside and outside seating. The service was professional and efficient. We were not rushed and enjoyed the evening. The food was delicious. All four at the table... More 

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Hanahan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Wonderful views of the lake but very disappointed in the breakfast buffet. Many things needed replenishing.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We had the breakfast and it was wonderful. The presentation was beautiful and the food was delicious. I recommend it highly!

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Colorado Springs
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We really enjoyed our dinner at the Lakeview. The staff went out of their way to make it a pleasant experience and the food was spot on.

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New Baltimore, Michigan
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is our second year of coming to Rumbling Bald, lt was one month for last year and two months for this year.....We love Lakeview and the staff....The food is awesome, and you will never not find something you will like.....Mike is friendly and a great chef, from Kathy,Stephanie, Julius and Winston to a few, the are friendly, great workers... More 

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Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Was a Good Party, Music, Food in an Excellent place and People. We enjoyed all night until the party finished.

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Food is average, wait staff very friendly, Best views around at a window seat or on the patio. Love it in the summer for outside dining

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 112 Mountains Blvd., Lake Lure, NC 28746
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Lake Lure
  • Phone Number: 828-694-3000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

Since 1962, Lakeview Restaurant has delighted guests with fine dining and stunning views of Lake Lure and the surrounding mountains. The menu offers selections from soup and salads to a sumptuous variety of entrees, emphasizing seafood and grilled favorites. Led by Executive Chef Mike Jones, Lakeview offers a variety of nightly specials, as well as, a house favorite Prime Rib Buffet served on Wednesday night in season.

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