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All 18 Lake Lure Restaurants

Larkin's On The Lake

1020 Memorial Hwy, Lake Lure, NC 28744
828-625-4075
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Ranked #5 of 18 Restaurants in Lake Lure
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert

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English first
south carolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

In all of the resturants we have been to, this place is amoung the top. Service was perfect, and the food was six star. !!!! One person in our party had the prime rib and said it was the best EVER. Awonderful place and a wonderful time. We wish we lived closer.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Last year we visited and loved it!! This year was even better!!!! Keith and mom had pecan crusted trout and I had sun dried tomato and feta cheese chicken. We all were completely satisfied!!! The environment and atmosphere were fantastic :-) :-) :-) :-)

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Elgin, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Girls weekend out, we stopped by foe lunch. They had good food, service and great view. Will come back again.

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Green Valley, Arizona
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

When greeted, we were offered to eat downstairs where we could be near the lake or in the upper area. We chose the lake view as the weather permitted this. The servers were wonderful. We enjoyed our evening meal and the view of the lake. It was a fun atmosphere and great food.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Food preparation and presentation wonderful. Service excellent and friendly. Beautiful view of tthe lake.

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Kentucky
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had a quick dinner and the food was quite good. The She Crab soup is one of their specialties and it is terrific. The view is great as well (overlooks the lake). Just after we arrived a tour bus dropped a very large crowd of seniors--maybe 80 people, but we did get served and our waitress kept her cool... More

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Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I would recommend reservations. We eat early so we still had a lovely view of Lake Lure, but it got very busy after we arrived. The menu has many steak and seafood choices. The prices are in the $20 - $30 area. They also have a less expensive menu on the back with sandwiches and shrimp and fish baskets, so... More

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Scottsville, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

First let me say that it was a nice location and our server was very nice, too. However, we were less than impressed with our food and drinks. We sat at the Bayfront bar and grill but we were told that the food was coming from the same kitchen as the main restaurant. We were on the deck, right on... More

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North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is worth the trip just for the atmosphere or a few drinks. The food was okay, but it's the view that gives it four stars.

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Rockford, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The food and service were very good at this restaurant. We were there for lunch one day and dinner one day. Both were pleasant experiences. The view is amazing! Will definitely return.

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Additional Information about Larkin's On The Lake

Address: 1020 Memorial Hwy, Lake Lure, NC 28744
Phone Number: 828-625-4075
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Lake Lure
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: American

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