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The Gamekeeper's Tavern - CLOSED

3646 US Highway 64 E, Cashiers, NC 28774-6617
+1 828-743-4263
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3646 US Highway 64 E, Cashiers, NC 28774-6617
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Reviewed April 27, 2013

As a retired Chef I have the experience to know an excellent Restaurant when I dine at one. The serving staff was professional, knowledgeable and friendly. The food presentation was excellent and the food itself wonderful. I have'nt had food this wonderful in years.More

Thank 385Laura49
GKTavern, Owner at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

We are pleased you enjoyed your meal and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for taking time to review us. Next time you are in feel free to give us a call ahead of time and we will be happy to create a personalized...More

Reviewed April 20, 2013

One of the best restaurants east of Cashiers on Highway 64. The atmosphere is charming. There is a hugh brick fireplace on the patio that sets the ambiance. Every time I visit this area I eat at this restaurant and I'm never disappointed. The trout...More

Thank Cassie O
GKTavern, Manager at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

We appreciate you taking time to review us. We will have an exciting new side porch this season and hope you enjoy it as much as the back patio. We look forward to serving you soon. Thanks!

Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

I've been supporting Matt's endeavor since the beginning and it just keeps getting better. Great wine list, great atmosphere and friendly staff. The quail is second to none!

Thank mrfchef13
GKTavern, Manager at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

We are so happy you enjoy dinning with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks so much for taking time to let us know what you think.

Reviewed April 8, 2013

Two in our party adventured with the Kangaroo entree. One person had indigestion from it, but I enjoyed mine. Great atmosphere, good variety away from the 'normal' menu items.

Thank JensNC
GKTavern, Owner at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

We appreciate you taking time to let us know what you think. If we can do anything in the future to make you time with us more enjoyable just let us know. Thanks.

Reviewed April 4, 2013

If I was on death row, for my last meal I would request the rack of lamb from The Gamekeeper's Tavern! Best lamb ever!

Thank Jgmetzinger
GKTavern, Manager at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think. We are glad you enjoyed the lamb, and look forward to seeing you in the future. Thanks!

Reviewed February 24, 2013

We had dinner here last week. Everything was great. Kenny the bartender was there and he did the usual great job and is always very friendly. We ate in the bar at a table and all was very good. I had the scallops which were...More

Thank Cashiers_NCHonestabe
GKTavern, Owner at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2013

We appreciate you taking time to leave us your feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed February 23, 2013

As seasonal residents, we have tried just about every restaurant in the area and Gamekeeper's Tavern is by far our favorite. Its menu is by far the most diverse and we have been satisfied each and every time. We have a bit of a ride...More

Thank Patrick D
GKTavern, Owner at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2013

We thank you for taking time out to leave us your thoughts. We can't wait to see you back in the mountains and look forward to serving you again soon. If we can do anyhting to make your time with us more enjoyable please let...More

Reviewed February 23, 2013

We are summer residents and The Gamekeeper's Tavern is our favorite place to eat! We love everything on the menu and have never had even a mediocre meal there! The staff is great, too! Can't wait to get back up there!More

Thank mjharvey1
GKTavern, Owner at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a note. We can't wait to see you again this season and have an exciting new menu planned for summer. We will also be expanding the selection in the delicatessen. We can't wait to see you...More

Reviewed February 10, 2013

We went to Gamekeeper's Tavern twice in December... both times ate in the super-cozy bar..perfect place to dine in winter with the fireplace(and flat screens for those who were watching the games). Gourmet burgers, wild boar quesadillas, elk chop with bourbon maple sweet mash....amazing....and add...More

Thank hamiltonshabitat
GKTavern, Manager at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2013

Thanks for taking the time to leave us your thoughts. We appreciate you choosing The Gamekeeper's Tavern and look forward to serving you again soon. Thanks!

Reviewed January 22, 2013

Have gotten raves from friends but when we went the atmosphere disappointed and the food was just OK. Wine prices were ridiculous for this region and type of restaurant.More

Thank dozman3
GKTavern, Manager at The Gamekeeper's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2013

We appreciate you taking time to leave us feedback. We are sorry you did not think The Gamekeeper's was for you. We hope you choose to come back and join us again in the future. We would love to help you pick out a fantastic...More

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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3646 US Highway 64 E, Cashiers, NC 28774-6617
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Cashiers
  • Phone Number: +1 828-743-4263
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