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American, Bar
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed August 7, 2020

We ate here after a tubing the river which seems to be pretty common. Food choice were limited and its was decent, but not great. Counter service with disposable packaging. It felt safe, although I didn't see anyone wiping down the outdoor tables and chairs...while I was there. Can't beat the setting along the river.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed June 19, 2020 via mobile

Local breweries (with %’s listed!) snacks on a rainy afternoon, life is good!! Music, happy bar people, live music on weekends.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 6, 2020

This place offered a variety of things to do.. We enjoyed watching people kayaking and playing in the water. It was just a relaxing way to spend the lay over from the train.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed October 22, 2019

The Big Wesser is right along the river banks and is a great place to watch competition kayaking, or at the end of the day grab a brew and a snack and kick back. The beer selection here features a lot of local breweries, and...they have a good selection of different kinds to choose from. The chicken nachos here were really good as well.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed sitting at the bar and watching our kids on the ropes gym they had. The drinks are a bit pricey and we would have had a few more had they not been but all in all great atmosphere and great views.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

It was great to have a place to have a cold one after a day of kayaking. We loved the local selections of beer. The chips and salsa were decent. I did like the salsa but I wouldn’t go here for food. It takes a...while to order as well with only 1 lune open. Great views though!More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

After rafting we were starving and thought this place would be quick. It was not. It took forever to just order with only one person working the cash register. They got my name wrong and it was not good.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Nice tables outside by the Nantahala River. Nice fairly big selection of local craft beers. The tostidos and salsa were average and the queso was way too salty, but the Black Currant Gose from a brewery out of Highlands, NC was phenomenal. The beers aren't...cheap though-About $6 a piece! The live music could've been a little better the night we were there but still a good atmosphere.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

So we arrived off the GSMR train and only had 55 min to eat. This was one of the few places to eat at NOC. We got in line and ordered fast but it took 45 min to get our food(3tacos) Everyone there was waiting...on food and the train only had an 55 min layover. Staff did not seem to be rushing or even concerned. Watched the girl and guy make my wife’s tacos with the upmost respect for wait staff but these guys were super slow. Many others waiting received the wrong food as well as slow service. Some wanted refunds and some just got it Togo. Only reason for 2 stars is they were busy and the food was decent.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

You walk up to the bar and order your food. Great tacos and beer overlooking the river. We sat right next to the river and had great tacos and beer on the riverside patio.

Date of visit: August 2018
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