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Bistro Roca

143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
+1 828-295-4008
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful food and service. We went for Sunday brunch and the selections were really great. French toast is the best!

Thank hugo-phoebe
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Benny the bartender was awesome along with the pizza served at the bar. The nitro stout was great too. Great atmosphere, loved it!!

Thank KipperKain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family birthday dinner here. The restaurant is quaint and rustic. Servers are attentive and outstanding. Food is incredibly flavorful, putting together textures and flavors that you wouldn't anticipate going so beautifully together. Presentation is wonderful. The serving sizes are also quite nice. Typically...More

Thank atinnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently had the opportunity to visit the Antlers Bar at Bistro Roca and had a fabulous time. The food was good and the atmosphere was inviting. If you get to Blowing Rock this place is worth a visit.

Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was traveling alone through Blowing Rock and made reservations at Bistro Roca. It was an easy and pretty walk from my hotel. The decor is perfect for the setting. They sat me in the back by the window and it was like sitting in...More

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1. Make a reservation! This is a well-frequented place by locals and consistently busy. Having said that, they do a great job in not rushing your experience which lends to the full house. Tucked off of the main drag, main seating and a beautifully enclosed...More

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stumbled across this bar/restaurant on a “date night”during a family vacation 2 years ago... this year we insisted that the whole family go, because it was such an excellent experience. We received top-notch service and could not have been more happy....More

Thank Shannon F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious dinner here tonight. Great service and wonderful atmosphere. No children there. More of an adult venue. We love going.

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great interior with its rustic feel,fireplace for the winter there's a closed porch with nice views.

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

You can tell a lot of locals eat here often and with good reason — the food is great! We both had lobster rolls and they were delicious without all the fillers you find elsewhere. I had ordered the popular eggplant frites and they were...More

Thank Margaret W
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July 15, 2017|
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Response from JLS8040 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but looks like this is answered.
May 26, 2017|
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Response from dana m | Reviewed this property |
No but there are a few others in Blowing Rock, downtown that dogs can sit with you outside. And they bring them water.
Eric G
January 18, 2017|
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Response from George G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-4008
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One of Blowing Rock's most popular restaurants, Bistro Roca serves inventive American Bistro cuisine from Chef Seth Parker in a rustic yet elegant setting. Bistro Roca's superb staff combines efficient service with gracious hospitality and will delight you with a great selection of wines and mixed drinks from Antlers Bar
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