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All 18 Pilot Mountain Restaurants

Mountain View Restaurant

729 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041-8436
336-368-9180
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
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English first
Pittsburgh
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

After a fall weekend at the beach, we were heading home in a driving rainstorm - and starving! We actually got off the Pilot Mountain exit to eat at "Aunt Bea's," since we were in Sheriff Andy's area, but it wasn't what we were looking for. The Mountain View advertised a lunch buffet, and we were pleasantly surprised - meatloaf,... More 

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NC
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I ate dinner here and breakfast the next morning. You will be very pleased with the quality and quantity of food that you receive here. You will not go away hungry. I have found a new place to dine for all three meals, lol, when I go to this area.

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Edenton, North Carolina, Usa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We ended up staying overnight in Pilot Mountain and instead of traveling to Mount Airy to eat, we ate at Mountain View. I was highly surprised! I had baked spaghetti and my husband had the grilled tenderloin. Not only do you get ample portions but the food was absolutely delicious. Also the service was very good. Everything was perfect. So.much... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Food is really good! I have worked in the area and have visited this place several times. Breakfast, lunch and dinner have always been good! The only issue I have with the restaurant is the tremendous smell of mildew when you first walk in the door. The front entrance is carpeted and the smell will almost make you lose your... More 

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dmueller54, Owner at Mountain View Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are aware of the issue and have been addressing it. In Jan of 2014 we completely removed the drywall in the front of the building and a room in the basement. We understand the concern and are working to correct the issue. More 

Wilmington, NC
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had supper here and we liked it so much we went back for breakfast. Of the two meals, breakfast was excellent. We will be back the next time we are near there. A very friendly staff.

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Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Had breakfast here. They have great biscuits. They are light and fluffy. The cook does not know what 'scrambled hard/well-done' means. The eggs were runny. The sausage gravy is okay, just needs some seasoning they are bland and had to put lots of pepper on it. The bacon is great and flavorful. Sausage links are greasy. You cut into them... More 

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Advance, North Carolina
Top Contributor
145 reviews 145 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Due to all the bad publicity from the North Carolina Department of Transportation ripping out the bridge at the Pilot Mtn./Hwy. 268 exit, and the negative impact the absence of the bridge is causing local merchants in the area, we decided to try out Mountain View Restaurant as a show of support. This was our first visit. The "Saturday Night... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Positives: friendly staff, very reasonablely priced 6.50 breakfast buffet, 1.75 drink 1.50 tea 1.25 coffee, tator tots are epic. But you literally get what you pay for. Negatives: vague selection, no cheese sauce or condiments(onions, peppers, salsa, etc.) for eggs, unless obtained immediately eggs are luke warm at best and bland, and my overall biggest complaint is there was a... More 

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I got the beef tips and rice and the the meat was so tender it melts in your mouth and the people are so friendly need to go

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North Carolina
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stopped here before going to the car show in downtown Pilot Mountain due to the comments from others. My husband got the BLT which was nice and fresh, with lots of bacon on it. He said it was quite tasty. I got the buffet. I liked it for the most part. The salad was quite good. I do wish... More 

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Additional Information about Mountain View Restaurant

Address: 729 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041-8436
Phone Number: 336-368-9180
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pilot Mountain
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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