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The Depot Restaurant at Cody Creek

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS
Blooming Onion
Beer-battered whole sweet onion; deep-fried to a crispy golden brown
7.95
Beer Battered Mushrooms
Lightly breaded mushrooms; deep fried to a crispy golden brown.
7.95
Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Mozzarella Sticks, lightly breaded and seasoned, deep-fried to a golden crisp.
6.95
Buffalo Chips
Lightly seasoned potato slices, deep-fried to a golden crisp
7.95
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Spinach and artichokes blended with a creamy cheese sauce. Served with chips.
7.95
Cheese Fries
a hearty helping of French fried potatoes, covered in melted cheddar cheese.
5.95
Battered Dill Pickles
Deep-fried to perfection.
6.95
Buffalo Shrimp
Battered in a sweet & spicy chili sauce.
8.95
Jalapeno Poppers
Lightly breaded, cheddar cheese-stuffed jalapeño peppers; deep-fried to a golden crisp.
5.95
Peel-N-Eat Shrimp 1/2 lb
Served cold with homemade cocktail sauce. You peel and enjoy.
1/2 lb8.95
1 lb14.95
WHITE WINES
Sutter Home Moscato
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
Chataeu Morrisette Sweet Mountain Laurel White
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Chateau Morrisette Our Dog Blue
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Shelton Vineyards Riesling
Bottle24.00
Glass6.50
Josh Cellars Sauvignon Blanc
Bottle20.00
Glass6.00
Cupcake Pinot Grigio
Bottle20.00
Glass6.00
Sutter Home Chardonnay
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
Kendall-Jackson Vinter's Reserve Chardonnay
Bottle24.00
Glass6.50
Shelton Vineyards Chardonnay
Bottle24.00
Glass6.50
RED WINES
Chateau Morrisette Red Mountain Laurel
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Duplin Winery Carolina Red
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
HobNob Pinot Noir
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Meiomi Pinot Noir
Bottle30.00
The show Malbec
Bottle24.00
Glass6.50
Sutter Home Merlot
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
14 Hands Merlot
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Rag Apple Lassie Merlot
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Shelton Vineyards Merlot
Bottle24.00
Glass6.50
Sutter Home Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
BLUSH WINES
Shelton Vineyards Salem Fork
Bottle18.00
Glass6.00
Beringer White Zinfandel
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
Sutter Home White Zinfandel
Bottle14.00
Glass5.00
WINE COOLERS
Wild Fuzzy Navel
3.50
Wild Strawberry Daiquiri
3.50
Smirnoff Ice
3.50
Smirnoff Grape
3.50
BEERS
Premium
Corona Extra3.50
Corona Light3.50
Yuengling3.50
Heineken3.50
Newcastle3.50
Killian's Red3.50
Rogue 6 Hop IPA3.50
Amber Bock Blue Moon3.50
Samuel Adams3.50
Angry Orchard3.50
Sweetwater Pale Ale3.50
Left Hand Milk Stout3.50
Domestic
Budweiser3.00
Bud Light3.00
Bud Light Lime Natural Light3.00
Michelob Ulta3.00
Coors Light3.00
Miller Light3.00
NON ALCOHOLIC
Coffee
2.00
Tea
2.00
Pink Lemonade
2.00
Soft Drinks
Pepsi2.00
Diet Pepsi2.00
Mountain Dew2.00
Diet Mountain Dew2.00
Dr. Pepper2.00
Diet Dr. Pepper2.00
Cheerwine2.00
Sierra Mist
ENTREES
Each entree is served with your choice of two sides and hush puppies, hot rolls or Texas toast
Chicken Tenders
Tender pieces of seasoned chicken, lightly breaded and deep-fried to perfection
9.95
Teriyaki Chicken
8oz chicken breast, marinated in a teriyaki sauce and grilled to perfections served over rice pilaf and pineapple slices
10.95
Sautéed Chicken
Tender pieces of juicy grilled chicken, served over rice pilaf with sautéed bell peppers, red peppers, onions, zucchini and squash.
11.95
Pepper Jack Chicken
8oz chicken breast, basted in BBQ sauce, topped with pepper jack cheese, colby jack cheese and smoked bacon
9.95
Grilled Chicken
8oz tender chicken breast, seasoned and grilled to perfection, served over rice pilaf.
9.95
Blackened Chicken
8oz chicken breast, flavored with cajun seasonings, served over a bed of tobacco onions.
10.95
USDA CHOICE STEAKS
each is served with your choice of two sides and hush puppies, hot rolls or Texas toast
Chopped Sirloin 10oz
grilled and served with our special blended mushroom gravy or green peppers and onions.
11.95
Sirloin
Lean, thick-cut beef, charbroiled to perfection. Available in two cuts.
8oz14.95
12oz16.95
Prime Rib
Slow-roasted, seared and aged prime rib, grilled and served with au jus. Medium & Well only.
23.95
Rib-Eye
A succulent loin of rib-eye, charbroiled to perfection
24.95
New York Strip 12oz
a Lean, center-cut choice New York strip, charbroiled to perfection
23.95
The Depot Filet
The finest cut of beef available, charbroiled to perfection.
24.95
Beef Tips
Tender cuts of beef, served with sautéed bell peppers, red peppers, onions, zucchini and squash, served over rice.
14.95
Teriyaki Beef, Chicken and Shrimp Stir-Fry
tender beef, chicken and jumbo shrimp, served on a bed of rice with sautéed red peppers, yellow peppers and onions in a teriyaki sauce.
15.95
PORK
Each is served with your choice of two sides and hush puppies, hot rolls or Texas toast
Pork Cutlets
slow-roasted cuts from the center of the loin, grilled to perfection and served over rice pilaf
10.95
Pork Chops
thick, juicy center-cut (bone-in) marinated pork chops, seared to perfection. Jack Daniel's, Blackened or BBQ. Blackened Served with tobacco onions.
one9.95
two17.95
Baby Back Ribs
Basted continually in our chef's special sauce, while slow-roasting; then grilled to perfection.
1/214.95
Full20.95
Depot Ham
Two 5oz slices of bone-in ham, grilled to perfection
9.95
Pork Tenderloin
Grilled pork tenderloin steak topped with asparagus.
14.95
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The grounds are beautiful and the food is good. The problem is they had Trump 2020 stuff in the restaurant. This turned us off, but we decided to still try it. After dinner, we went into the store they have next to the restaurant. They...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Dream553205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to go eat. The beauty starts as soon as you turn into the long driveway. It continues on into the restaurant. The staff and the food was great!!!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Crappie8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a romantic dinner with my wife. Location is a rustic country place. Appears a popular place for locals to eat. Their big business is events on sight, weddings and other parties. Don’t plan on a Mondays or Tuesdays as the store is closed....More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank BJC1960
Reviewed December 10, 2019

Great atmosphere Great Food This place is always busy but you get very fast service no long waiting time. Beautiful place to visit. Love this place. Be sure you try the sweet potato casserole it is out of this world.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Lynn P
Reviewed November 26, 2019

I took my husband to The Depot at Cody Creek for his birthday. The flounder and shrimp were perfectly cooked. I got blackened Salmon and it was the best I’ve ever had. Everything was hot and cooked to perfection and our server was so friendly....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Brenda G
Reviewed November 11, 2019

The Depot is a family run restaurant with a long proven track record of excellence. It was suggested that we try the Depot several years ago on our first trip to explore North Carolina wineries. We were greeted with a very historic looking building very...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank David A
Reviewed October 29, 2019

This place is off the beaten path and you would have to know about it to got there. It was super busy but the service was fast and friendly. Our wait time was only about 30 minutes and the parking lot was over full. My...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank S5602JMchrisl
Reviewed October 21, 2019

We visited on a Saturday night so we had to wait approximately an hour for our party of six. Most of us chose the sirloin steak, but we also had ribs. The food was fine, not the best steak ever, but definitely not bad. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Karen L
Reviewed October 20, 2019

If you love great food you have to visit this restaurant with its great landscaping, fantastic interior decor that includes a waterfall with all the creatures you would find in the mountains. The staff are great, the food is delicious.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Kacie60
Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

My husband & I had a nice dinner here. The property is beautiful when you drive in. The restaurant was super busy, but we were seated right away. It is definitely not fine dining, but we weren’t expecting it to be. My husband enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank luvs2runnc
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