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Lambuth Inn Dining Hall

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55 Lambuth Drive, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745
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Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful buffet with many choices for all three meals. Likes that there were salad bar options each day.

Thank clwhitney65
Hartfield, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Great food, well trained and helpful staff, pretty and comfortable sitting. I enjoyed coming every day and eat here. Looking forward to come back!

Thank ilerosas
Asheville, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a terrible time at Lambuth Inn. The staff is rude, inconsiderate, and beyond not helpful. They were almost racist in policies at time.

Thank mdavid321
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Only had breakfast, based on our conference arrangements, but buffet had decent spread and it was good. The scrambled eggs were very fluffy and tasty. I had the grits, bacon and talked myself out of the biscuits with gravy, fresh fruit and other offerings because of an eating regiment I'm on. LOL Servers were friendly and accommodating.

Thank rking3170
Farragut, Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

After eating three meals here you may feel that you're in a Hansel and Gretel story with someone trying to fatten you up. The food is excellent, and there is a salad bar and sugar-free dessert options. The drinks are self-serve, and one has to add their own ice which is a little bothersome, but not enough so to give... More 

Thank Mike S
Knoxville, Tennessee
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Everything was very good except one day they had some pecan chicken that was a little too sweet for me. Not a great selection of deserts but enough.

Thank TRC15
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The food was good, very american but I did enjoy it.The ambiance is nice also I will never say anything negative about this place

Thank Madeleine T
Mascot, Tennessee
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

All Meals are GREAT, I've ENJOYED Everything at the Terrace Hotel & at Lambuth (Christmas time). Good Variety, to pick from at the Buffet.

Thank darwood1981
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Need to have more healthy options. Server staff friendly, but kitchen staff not very helpful when asking for low fat condiments, more fruit, etc.

Thank Jan F
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Lots of good vegetables, but overcooked. Offered fresh fruit which was great for me since I cannot eat desserts.

Thank Margaret M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Lambuth Drive, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Lake Junaluska
  • Phone Number: 828.452.2881

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?