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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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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (12 reviews)
“risotto” (6 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
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Reviewed February 9, 2017

Best Filet and NC wild caught shrimp I've ever had! If you visit Hot Spings NC, this place is a must!

Thank Dylan E
Christina R, Innkeeper at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

Thanks for the great review! So glad you enjoyed it! -Christina

Reviewed January 9, 2017

As I mentioned in my review of the inn, I recommend that you do have supper there. My husband had driven from Tennessee years before just to dine, and again wasn't disappointed. For the menu size, there was an array of options: from ribeye to...More

Thank ALWP
Christina R, Innkeeper at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

Thanks for the nice review. I'm glad to hear it was worth the drive both times you came to dine with us. We look forward to your return. -Christina

Reviewed January 6, 2017

Neat little B&B with great food, excellent service, romantic atmosphere Planing to come back and staying in one of their room's and having Chef's dinner

1  Thank clstaggs
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2017

Happy anniversary and thanks for choosing to celebrate it with us. So glad you enjoyed. Pete

Reviewed October 18, 2016

We did the Chef's Table and I highly recommend doing this if you want to try the best of what is available. We had 5 courses, all served with a wine pairing. Each course was delicious and the portions were perfect to ensure that you...More

Thank Heather_Budd
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Great date night dinner. I had the filet that was cooked perfectly. My other had the lamb which he enjoyed. Sarah is a wonderful waitress and made us feel like VIP's. We are locals and always enjoy the attentive service and wonderful food!

Thank Beckyg234
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Very romantic inn dining experience. Quintessential of romance. Waitresses were attentive. We both need allergy accommodations in that our meals must be gluten free and diary free. The chef was able to make risotto special for us and make some swaps. Our meals were awesome....More

Thank ncglutenfree
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2016

Thanks for your nice review. You hit all we strive for: romance, attentive service great chef with flexibility to meet your needs. Thanks again, Pete

Reviewed August 21, 2016

Enjoyed a marvelous dinner at this lovely B&B. Very fresh ingredients with an unexpected culinary flair one would be more accustomed to find in a larger city. Our hostesses were very friendly and professional, making us feel more like friends or house guests than patrons....More

1  Thank JDBFNP
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2016

Thank you for your wonderful review. We have a great team in the kitchen with Head Chef Zeb and assistants Brooke and Ron. Your servers Sarah and Becca are exceptional on the service side. Our goal is for the combination to create a memorable dining...More

Reviewed August 10, 2016

We were served a wonderful dinner outside on the porch at the Mountain Magnolia Inn. The staff were attentive and friendly, and the food was magnificent.

1  Thank Estela061
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2016

Thanks for the great review. The view from the front porch is what captured our attention 20 years ago when we purchased the Inn and we still enjoy seeing it every day now. Pete

Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We came to the Mountain Magnolia twice for breakfast and one evening for dinner, while staying at a cabin a little ways away. The dinner was wonderful, the wine list had a good selection with reasonable pricing, the service was friendly and unobtrusive. The evening...More

Thank Wendy I
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. You captured all we strive top provide. "The evening was unforgettable - a blend of the cuisine, the relaxed pace, the porch dining setting, the peaceful garden and mountain vista." Again thanks Pete

Reviewed July 23, 2016

Every item on the buffet was superb - not simply excellent - from the filet mignon, fresh trout, veggie lasagna, mashed potatoes, mashed butternut squash, fresh green beans and spring salad. And it's all organic from their own garden and gluten-free! Their breakfast buffet for...More

Thank DocDines
Petenagle, Owner at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2016

Chef Zeb takes great care with weddings as well as individual dining. Quality food, cooked to perfection and tastefully seasoned are the key. We are so pleased that you were so pleased with all of our dining services and I'm sure had a wonderful time...More

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lovebugg1180
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
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Larry D
July 30, 2015|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $60
Meals
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
Special occasions, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
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
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Description
(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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