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Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn

204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
+1 800-914-9306
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

My wife and I had the pleasure of experiencing the Chef's Table recently. This was our third year dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, and while the previous encounters were extremely enjoyable, the Chef's Table took dining to a new level! Every course was memorable due...More

Christina R, Front Office Manager at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thank you for the amazing review! I will pass along the wonderful comments to Chef Fecke and the Mountain Magnolia team. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal and look forward to your return!

Reviewed May 12, 2018

I wanted a getaway weekend to celebrate my birthday and had found the Mountain Magnolia Inn on a visit to Hot Springs a few years ago. I booked the Inn not knowing that the food was absolutely amazing! We stayed for two nights, had two...More

Thank Lisa_in_TN
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Recently went to the magnolia for a tasting. The food was absolutely out of this world. We ate several meals there during our weekend stay and everything was above and beyond my expectations. If you are anywhere near Hot Springs it is worth the trip...More

Thank Lexie R
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We went for our wedding anniversary dinner and were not disappointed. My rack of lamb was done to perfection on a bed of baby potatoes. My wife's beef fillet was also perfect. Raven, our waiter, was attentive, not pushy. We enjoyed his service and company....More

Thank Veggout
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Stayed there last winter and had a marvelous time. Wants. To eat there few weeks who but forgot that in jan only Open for dinner Friday Saturday

Thank Missyfitandfun
Reviewed October 24, 2017

We have been to the Mountain Magnolia for dinner several times, and each time the experience was wonderful. We travel from Burnsville, over an hour drive, but it is worth it! The chef, Zeb, has consistently come out with one delicious repast after another. We...More

Thank Teresa453
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

This was our 2nd time eating here. Last time was in June 2008. Tonight we brought my parents and it was amazing! I had the Tuna, my Mom the Pork, my husband the Ribeye and my Dad had Shrimp Risotto. The vegetables were delicious and...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed July 28, 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner in a beautiful Victorian house. We normally drive to Ashville to enjoy the "upscale dinner" however after reading the reviews, we stopped by to find a beautiful house and lovely garden so we made reservations. We arrived...More

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Tonia-LN, Manager at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2017

Thanks for the great review. We have a great team with our Chef Zeb, his assistant Ron and with Sarah being so attentive and an outstanding server. We strive to make your dining experience memorable! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed April 6, 2017

My girlfriends and I had dinner at Mountain Magnolia and everything was so yummy! The Golden Tile Fiah entree with risotto was so tasty. The service was superb! It is such a quaint and cozy place to have a very nice dinner with your spouse...More

Thank Betsy G
Management response:Responded May 16, 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been meaning to try dinner at the Mountain Magnolia Inn for some time. We had been told that the food was amazing. We live in the Asheville area which has quite a lot of great restaurants and so we would...More

Thank poosbaby
Management response:Responded May 13, 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! So glad it was worth the drive! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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June 14, 2016|
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Response from Sadie B | Reviewed this property |
I always call They have certain days of operation depending on season They also can tell you the specials You can see the hours and specials I'd you gi to their website Even after that it is good to call they do a lot of... More
Larry D
July 30, 2015|
Response from Petenagle | Property representative |
Casual is fine. Many diners have been hiking or rafting. It is rare that we see a sports coat or tie. Ladies shorts, slacks, tights ..........whatever. Pete
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $60
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 800-914-9306
  • E-mail
(VISIT OUR WEB SITE FOR MENU)Unforgettable Dining is just that- unforgettable in both it's taste and presentation, and service. The setting, whether it be by fireside or on the front porch with mountain views is equally memorable. Dress is casual. Organic and locally grown foods.
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