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Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
828-926-1730
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Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
AWESOME! Make it a stop!

Wonderful breakfast! Small Bar, quaint store and outside sitting! Staff is great, love Susie!! Definitely need to stop and check out the view! They also rent cabins!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Gingers47
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North Carolina
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Wonderful breakfast! Small Bar, quaint store and outside sitting! Staff is great, love Susie!! Definitely need to stop and check out the view! They also rent cabins!

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Ossian, Indiana
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

A bit on the quaint side, and you may see a few bees greeting your table. Still in the off season, so we were the only couple there until 6 bikers rolled in and raved about the food. We did have a good meal and really enjoyed the view.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We were looking forward to a nice breakfast. Hours say open at 8 AM and we got there about 8:20. Nobody there!

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

New to the area and have enjoyed several breakfasts with the unique views, the rustic look, make this a great place to visit. The farm fresh eggs, hash, and toast, all healthy portions, were great, fast, and served with a friendly smile. Got to meet the owner and now feel like family. Greeted with smiles and some local gossip now... More 

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Colfax, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The food was great, and the staff treated us like celebrities. The deserts were divine. Service was supurb. This is the type of restaurant you expect to find in much larger cities. They really go all out to be helpful and give you a fine dining experience.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

in september 2014 it was my fourth stop in to the mountaineer restaurant... we came across it in 2009 while traveling across to Bryson City, NC I make it a habit a must to stop in and eat and enjoy the food and the people and the view. the view from the outside porch is georgous. I have went different... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Any time we travel we make it a point to choose only local eateries. I found this one on TripAdvisor. We went tonight at the start of our Thanksgiving vaca. Knowing the town is turning into a ghost town, since it is at the end of the season, we called to make sure they were open. When we got there,... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

we tried to have dinner at this restaurant tonight. We weren't greeted. Finally I asked if there was a hostess or if it was seat yourself, her reply was sit anywhere. There a was a young lady singing in the dining room and it was overpowering. After waiting and talking to my family, we all decided it was too loud... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Slow down around the curve and do not miss The Mountaineer! Even if you don't see any other cars, stop and have a home-cooked meal. Dining at this restaurant is like eating with family! Our server was so friendly and even the cook came out to make sure everyone was happy and had everything we needed (we were and we... More 

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Rich Square, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We ate breakfast here for our 3 day stay. It is about 3 miles outside of Maggie Valley, but well worth the drive. Soco Falls and an observation tower are only a short drive from it. The views are fantastic and it was not crowded. It is definitely a hidden gem. Every restaurant in Maggie Valley had a line on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Maggie Valley
  • Phone Number: 828-926-1730

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?