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Melanie's Food Fantasy

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664 W King St, Boone, NC 28607-3420
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Wed 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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laX wi
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a breakfast which was excellent. The coffee was rich and flavorful. The restaurant is quaint.

Thank pattyveach
Mooresville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First time eating here and really enjoyed it. Lots of vegetarian options & a diverse menu. Will definitely return again on a future visit to Boone.

Thank saibot
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The wait was an hour, which was perfect so we could walk around downtown first. They have a texting service which allows you to walk around and the restaurant texts you when your table is ready. We sat outside and loved every thing we ordered. If allergic to bees don't sit outside! Bees were all around searching for sweet things... More 

Thank Caprisun_12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A cute little corner cafe... Outdoor seating to enjoy the sites and sounds.. I had the apple-acihain... Very good sandwich and my husband had a burger.. He said best burger ever! The Coleslaw was unique and different also... Waitress was very friendly and very helpful...

Thank HollyEricNashCason
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pumpkin bread with chocolate chips was great not overly heavy on spice. Fair cream cheese pumpkin cupcakes are wonderful quite the surprise with cream cheese in the center . The employees are nice and explain their product well.

Thank Steven N
Hunterdon County
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our timeshare in nearby Vilas, NC was unaware of this place - lucky we found it on trip advisor! It is truly one of the best breakfast places ever! I had the "extreme" Appalachian breakfast - 2 eggs (i like mine soft poached and they were perfection) uncured bacon (best ever!)a heavenly home-made biscuit and gravy (they were out of... More 

Thank everly23
Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I were looking for a restaurant for a lunchtime meal on Sunday. I had recently heard about a local place called Melanies. When we arrived, we were told that there would be a 15-20 minute wait and that only a Brunch menu would be offered. The wait was pleasant and my friend and I were seated at... More 

Thank Rob M
South Durham USA
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65 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Boone in October and went to Melanie's for brunch. The outside seating was perfect for people watching in the crisp mountain air. But....I digress. Get.The.Stuffed.French.Toast! This was an amazing culinary delight! Wonderful bread with berry and cream filling. Oh my!!! Another in our party had a traditional breakfast (eggs, etc.) and they loved it as well...especially the tasty... More 

Thank NCTravelingFamily
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great service, really nice atmosphere. Our waitress made great suggestions, this is a must if you're visiting Boone!

Thank Pandora P
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my family of five to boone for some hiking had brunch here one morning and it was outstanding. The menu was a little different then the places I typically eat at but the food was outstanding and service was great

Thank matthew w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $12
Drinks, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 664 W King St, Boone, NC 28607-3420
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: 18282630300
Melanie's is a tradition in downtown Boone serving breakfast and lunch seven days a week. We source all of our bread, eggs and burgers locally as well as other items when we can. We have an eclectic and creative menu serving food made from scratch. We are sensitive to vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diners. Now open evening hours with a new small plate menu, Booneshine beer on draft and wine by the glass. Come see us Thur-Sat evenings and enjoy a drink and a bite to eat on our beautiful deck while you watch the hustle and bustle of downtown Boone.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?