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The Shepherds Table

14701 Highway 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC 28777
828-765-0870
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Ranked #11 of 33 restaurants in Spruce Pine
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: American
Description: We are a home cooking-seafood restaurant, featuring down home, made from scratch cooking like chicken and dumplings and meatloaf etc., and only the highest quality seafood available! So if you like down home country cooking like grandma used to make you'll love us! We are not fancy, so come as you are and enjoy some of the best cooking around and you'll be made to feel right at home!
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Description: We are a home cooking-seafood restaurant, featuring down home, made from scratch cooking like chicken and dumplings and meatloaf etc., and only the highest quality seafood available! So if you like down home country cooking like grandma used to make you'll love us! We are not fancy, so come as you are and enjoy some of the best cooking around and you'll be made to feel right at home!
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

I had the open face roast beef and it was the best I had ever had. The sevice wad amazing and my server was on top of my every request. The owner was out front helping and she smiled continuously. My husband had the seafood combo and it had the best flavor of anywhere, around, seasoned to perfection. Don't understand... More

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newland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Food was cold and home cooking was a lie. You can tell the difference between pre packaged and home made. Who are these people trying to kid? A bad sanitation grade that I only seen after I ate. Yes the food was that horrible. Bad when it tastes so bad you look for the grade and you have to ask... More

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Kernersville, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Our waitress seemed to be in another world. After sitting at our booth for a while, she finally came to get our drink order. She came back a while later and forgot she even asked for our drink order. Then she took our food order and we waited at least a half hour, then she came to say they were... More

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masheil, Owner at The Shepherds Table, responded to this review

I do apologize for your service, we just hired her and she has been reprimanded, she has no experience waiting tables, not full service like us and she was just over whelmed and didn't want us to think she couldn't do it if she ask for help. We strive for the best service possible, but unfortunately when you have to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

I did not feel welcome. My son and me was very disappointed in the food and the service. We both had a couple of side dishes we couldn't eat, told the waitress and she didn't care and didn't want to replace them. The bill was 20.00. Certainly not worth it. The attitude was I don't care. Never offered to refill... More

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masheil, Owner at The Shepherds Table, responded to this review

I am sorry for your experience, we just hired her, it was only her 2 day of waiting tables, I ask her about it and reprimanded her she says she is very sorry that she didn't know it was going to be so hard and didn't want to ask for help cause she didn't want us to think she couldn't... More

Morton, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I'm a "Yankee" from the Philly suburbs, where it's normal to see a Catholic church on every other corner. I'm now in the Bible belt in NC. We stopped in a gas station and asked for recommendations for lunch. We were directed to the Shepherd's Table and never really made the biblical connection until half-way through the meal. The building... More

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Loveland, Colorado, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We went for a mid week dinner for 2 and will be going back. The food was very good, good portions, and the dessert was great. We had open faced roast beef, mashed potatoes, and mustard greens with one meal- the other meal was meatloaf mashed potatoes and green beans- both meals were delicious but took a bit longer than... More

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Elizabethton, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The Shepherd's Table is comfortable and the country cooking is first class. My particular favorites are the meat loaf and open face roast beef sandwich. The potato salad is as good as any I have had. They also do a nice job on the apples and mustard greens. We do not travel to the Blue Ridge area without working in... More

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McLeansville, North Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I am naturally wary of "southern cooking" places. I have some excellent home cooks in my family and it is my experience that most places fall well short of my expectations. It doesn't help that I am a picky eater. We tried The Shepherd's Table on a whim. It is hidden on a hill and you could easily drive past... More

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The Mineral City ,Spruce Pine NC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

My family and coworkers love eating here. The atmosphere is good, people are friendly, and the food is delicious. The cheeseburgers all the way are the best I've ever eaten. This ain't some little wimpy burger either. If u order this u better b hungry. This is a family oriented restaurant. Nothing fancy, it's clean with a sanitation grade of... More

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Cleburne, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Excellent home cooked meals. Just about anything you can think of that you like. Wonderful chicken and dumplings and for dessert, try the apple dumplings.

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