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2489 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9219
18287838373
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Thu - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dover, Delaware
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been to Jackalope's many years ago for lunch and when we saw they had Sunday brunch and we had company, I decided to make a reservation. I was extremely disappointed with the Brunch menu. The only thing different from their breakfast menu was that they were making omelets. I felt that we were ordering high priced diner food.... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened to catch them at a very slow night, and were worried the food would be bad, but were pleasantly surprised. The food was good, fresh, and the corn bread soft and yummy.

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Thank Lola122
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

My family and I ate at Jackalope's and loved it. The food was very satisfying and the staff friendly. We will definitely be stopping in next time we are in the area.

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Thank maddarmom
Atlanta
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

My fiancée and I were advised to grab a bite at the Jackalope Restaurant by a fellow hiker on Grandfather Mountain. We are so glad we took the advice of a stranger! It was about 10-15 minutes away from Grandfather Mountain's park entrance and we didn't get lost (he told us to find Beech Mountain)! Once we arrived the waitress... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Stayed at the inn for three nights. The restaurant had just reopened. Easily the very best breakfast anywhere near near Beech; sweet potato pancakes, yum. The new menu is fabulous; real home cooking. Be sure to try the chicken and pastry and the mac and cheese. great stuff, and a good value.

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Thank Zafttack
Mint Hill
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153 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Jackalope's has closed. It is being remodeled and will reopen under a new name and new owner/mgmt. We were told it should reopen sometime after Memorial Day.

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1 Thank Charles S
Beech Mountain, North Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

One of the original restaurants on the mountain. The trout dinner is wonderful. Many other good choices. Very friendly management. Better to have a reservation.

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Thank Richard W
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

We saw the online menu and were very excited to try a few items just to arrive and discover they had a new menu and to add they were out of chili and chicken which half of their new menu was dependent upon. We were very disappointed at the experience. Very small menu. The atmosphere was decent once you walk... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

For the high price, I was very dissapointed, Steak was tough, and kale was almost inedible, you can't mess up a potato, grocery store bread was like cardboard. Don't waste your money. But the view was nice.

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Thank John G
Charlotte, North Carolina
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

We stopped there for lunch. The place was empty at 1PM, and they still only had breakfast items. The restaurant looked unkept. We ended up leaving and not ordering any food. I can't believe people gave this such a high rating!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2489 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9219
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: 18287838373
Description
Jackalope's View and The Vault Bar are located halfway up Beech Mountain and Boasts one of the most beautiful views you could have. Downstairs is a culinary treat with upscale and fine dining choices, while upstairs in our Vault Bar provides a casual dining atmosphere and full bar. The Vault is currently open Thursday through Saturday from 5:00p until 2:00 am business permitting. Jackalopes is open Thursday through Monday from 5:00pm until 9:30pm. Reservations are encouraged for Jackalope's. Jackalope's View Is Now Open For Breakfast! 7:30AM to 10:30AM!!

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Banner Elk, North Carolina
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?