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Great local beers on tap and good selection of health conscious food.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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All reviews burger corn pudding fish and chips tacos onion rings salad chilli tuna sandwiches sat at the bar on tap beer selection the wait staff full bar a late lunch menu items small town
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband ordered a burger and fries, and they were as close to perfect as you can get (although rather juicy and messy!) I had the ahi tuna salad, with the tuna seared outside and tender and pink inside. The salad contained spinach, shredded carrots,...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chips and “spicy” salsa were very bland and no spice at all! Not even what I would consider mild. Both burgers were VERY salty so not enjoyable. The fish was spot on, though. Not what we had hoped for.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on a whim after seeing a line outside the night before. We figured if people were willing to wait it was worth it. The prices were extremely reasonable and the portions were very generous! They are known for their burgers and they...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Trailhead has consistently awesome food and service. They’ve done a great job working within the confines of the Covid reality. Allison, Brad, and PJ offer the perfect service-friendly and attentive but not overbearing. Every staff person there works hard, and it shows. We’ve gotten food...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 1, 2020 via mobile

We came to this restaurant two nights in a row and everything that we ordered was absolutely fantastic. We had tuna tacos and mahi tacos that were the best I’ve ever had. Both days we had soup(coconut curry and Thai noodle) of the day that...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 28, 2020

Waitress \ bartender didn't wear mask Service slow Food average It was obvious that the staff I observed were untrained

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed March 20, 2020 via mobile

Ate lunch here and it was great! The atmosphere is rustic cool and the service is good. The draft beer was terrific and I had the best Cuban sandwich ever. The mojo pork on the cuban was perfection. The beer cheese soup was delicious and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

... who had been before. The menu is surprisingly full of a variety of foods and ingredients. Local and some items not do much ... tuna and salmon... great salads and entrees. Cocktails were okay and beers of course . We had a wonderful evening...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 28, 2020 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal and the lively environment last night. A local Bluegrass group plays at the Trailhead on Thursday nights and it was very good and not too loud -so we enjoyed both the music and the conversation at the table. We are...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 27, 2020

On our last day in Black Mountain we wanted to get some comfort food. Trailhead didn't disappoint. My wife and I both had the Standard. The burgers had a great flavor. Will definitely visit again.

Date of visit: January 2020
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slinnan
August 4, 2018|
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Response from LetsgoAshevi | Reviewed this property |
They do but typically in the evenings. I'm not certain if there is a day when a band is more likely than another. I've seen Kevin Scanlin there several times. Best to check their website for timing for music. BTW lots of... More
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