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J. Arthur's Restaurant

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2843 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-9500
828-926-1817
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Today
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert

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Visitor rating
  • 152
    Excellent
  • 88
    Very good
  • 62
    Average
  • 31
    Poor
  • 21
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great service and very good food

Visited this restaurant that was recommended by our hotel. We had a group of 10 adults and kids. The service was excellent and the food very good. The menu accomodated everyone and there was plenty of food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Aurore M
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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354 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Visited this restaurant that was recommended by our hotel. We had a group of 10 adults and kids. The service was excellent and the food very good. The menu accomodated everyone and there was plenty of food.

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

A variety of menu items, including home made soups and huge salads. Cozy, More family style than elegant, but a good stop.

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Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Food was average. Service was average. Prices way to high. None of the entrees come with a salad unless you pay $3 more. The salad consist of lettuce, croutons and purple onions. That's it. Basically was the only place open in Maggie valley to eat.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went there Valentines night for a romantic dinner. We 7.00 pm reservations and got there about 15 mins early and told them we were there, but the hostess could not seem to keep track of who was who,so we had to remind her more than twice who we were and our reservation time. Apparently they had made a bunch... More 

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MCCONNELLS
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This place is wonderful....... the food is out of this world. Eat here ... the fireplace was so warming.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The three of us had a blackened steak on a HUGE salad, a salmon fillet on a salad and prime rib with baked potato, respectively. All were just "OK", probably the blackened steak on a salad was the best. On a whim, I ordered a martini and it was EXCELLENT, big enough for two!! (maybe it was happy hour?). After... More 

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Maggie Valley, North Carolina, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Noted for their Prime Rib dinners and Gorgonzola salad have always been outstanding. Fried catfish and blackened mountain trout are delicious for non red meat entree's.

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Rainbow City, Alabama United States
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I think we encountered the worst waiter we've ever had at this restaurant. Even getting a drink of water took forever. The food -- when it finally came -- was NOT good. Too bad, because the setting and the ambiance were wonderful. But we came for the food, and it was terrible. Horrendously overpriced, too. Would NOT go back.

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Donnatml, Owner at J. Arthur's Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear of your experience here at J Arthur's. We pride ourselves on excellent hospitality and food. If you had mentioned to any member of our staff or management we would have remedied the issue immediately by replacing your meal or refunding your money, as our policy states. If you do decide to dine with us again or... More 

Asheville, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This place has the most amazing ribs.... Top Quality meat and the meat falls off the bone... The cheese grits were great

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

A wee bit pricy but this restraunt has great food that will not let you down! The french onion soup is a must have! The service was friendly and inviting. I will be visiting here soon!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2843 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-9500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Maggie Valley
  • Phone Number: 828-926-1817

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 27
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?