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Jarrett House

518 Haywood Road, Dillsboro, NC 28725
+1 828-586-0265
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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518 Haywood Road, Dillsboro, NC 28725
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Reviewed July 18, 2014

I drove by Popeye's Chicken restaurant today and noted a two piece chicken dinner with two sides and a biscuit for $5.00. We stopped by the Jarrett House Dining Room on our trip to Cherokee on Wednesday. After driving past numerous times over the years,my...More

2  Thank kfransom
Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stopped in for dinner on the way to the casino. The shock I had on entering was huge. All of the charm and interest of the old Jarrett House dining experience was swept away by the new owners. The new interior was STARK and sterile....More

5  Thank BaronAkim
Reviewed July 6, 2014

We have eaten here before, so we knew what to expect. Wow, were we disappointed! All the vegetables were bland. Some of them tasted fresh...fresh out of the can, that is. I wouldn't waste my time or money eating here again.

4  Thank Conniesat
Reviewed July 5, 2014

We visited there today not realizing the menu had. changed. No longer family style. Simply a meat and two veggies which takes away the uniqueness of what it was previously. It's had a face lift and looks very nice but I would not recommend the...More

4  Thank Lynn H
Reviewed June 27, 2014

I love eating here! The staff are very friendly and the chicken is the best! The new owner is definitely doing things right.

Thank SouthernFriedChick
Reviewed June 26, 2014

My sister and I took our Mother there for a birthday lunch. Having never been there before I tried to take in all the atmosphere that this place offers. We were seated promptly and given the menu to choose what we desired to eat. In...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

The hubby and I visited for the first time and were impressed. We enjoyed the atmosphere and ambiance. The prices were great for the amount of food we got and the quality. We left with full and happy bellies! We will be back soon.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed June 18, 2014

A few years ago my husband and I had eaten here a couple of times and were not impressed. We needed a place to go on Father's Day, and thought we would give the new ownership a try. Big mistake! Whereas the food before was...More

5  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed June 12, 2014

We have eaten at the Jarrett House for years when we visited that area. That has always been a highlight of our trip. We made reservations for the family for my sons graduation from WCU. Once there, found out it was no longer a family...More

5  Thank Wanda W
Natalie T, Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2014

First of all, Thank you for your review of the Jarrett House. I am saddened by your review as old friends tend to stick together through the changes. We have gotten so many compliments regarding the face lift of the Jarrett House from old friends...More

Reviewed June 10, 2014

We have eaten at The Jarrett House when we visit the mountains for over 30 years. They recently changed ownership and the place has been updated nicely. We were there in May and had an enjoyable meal but today I had the fried trout and...More

1  Thank Peggy P
Natalie T, Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2014

Thank you for your feedback! We have taken your comments to heart and have reworked our trout and meatloaf and have received numerous compliments. We look forward to you coming back and finding your meal delicious! You are right, the fried chicken is hard to...More

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Jean L
February 26, 2015|
Response from Natalie T | Property representative |
Our lunch hours are 11:30- 2:30 Tuesday - Sunday Our dinner hours are 4:30 - 8:00 Tuesday - Sunday Our princes range from 9.95 - 17.95 We have a kids price for up to 10 years old for 7.95 We look forward to seeing you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 Haywood Road, Dillsboro, NC 28725
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Dillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 828-586-0265
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The Jarrett House in Western North Carolina was established in 1884 and is one of western North Carolina's oldest operating inns and is located in historic Dillsboro. Our beautiful bed and breakfast inn, boasts Victorian style furnishings in the guest rooms and a newly updated lobby for our guest to enjoy. This spectacular and historical southern inn is open May through November.The Jarrett House is easy walking distance from all of Dillsboro's attractions making this among the finest locations to spend your relaxing vacation.
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