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Pisgah Inn Restaurant

Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
+1 828-235-8228
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“trout” (133 reviews)
“french silk pie” (27 reviews)
“corn fritters” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

We have come here several times in the spring and fall. Always had to wait for a table (15 min. To 1.5 hr) so plan on sitting outdoors or going for a short hike during wait time. There is a small gift shop to wander...More

Thank 1bee2busy
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Fantastic! Thank you for the kind words. This is the kind of feedback our team strives for at the Pisgah Inn. We will keep on striving to improve.

Reviewed October 21, 2017

We knew the food would be overpriced simply because of where the inn is located, but decided to go anyway for the experience. We had looked at on-line menu the morning we planned to have lunch, before setting off for an afternoon hike. Imagine our...More

Thank Aunt23
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

We are sorry to hear that you viewed an outdated menu prior to your visit. Unfortunately when Pisgah Inn is typed into a search an old menu non related to our website may still be visible. You can trust our Pisgah Inn website to view...More

Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

One of the best porch views in NC mountains. Good fried green tomatoes & fried oysters. Really good trout, de-boned at the table. No reservations, but go a little early for the view and a drink.

Thank MeNotDave
Reviewed October 18, 2017

The view is incredible. The food; not so much. BBQ plate was good; especially the corn fritters and fries. I had a Reuben sandwich; not so good and the slaw was literally more mayonnaise than slaw; I could not eat it. Lunch selection is small....More

Thank WNC8206
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to share feedback from your recent experience with us. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy a few of our offerings. All guest feedback is key on our mission to continually improve our guests experience ..We...More

Reviewed October 17, 2017

We spent 25 hours at the Mt. Pisgah Campground across the street and ate all three meals here at the Inn/Restaurant. Observations: 1) If you are not there when they open, they will tell you you have a 1 hour to 80 minute wait. And...More

Thank SCDad
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for sharing this feedback. In response to your question: Our to-go menu is a limited selection of 4 items from our core menu. This is designed to have a little something for everyone that wants a quick "picnic ".The items include Hamburgers, BBQ...More

Reviewed October 17, 2017

The view from this place is spectacular, but we never did get to try the food. After waiting an hour we were told that the remaining wait would be another hour. If you plan to go keep this in mind. It's certainly worth stopping for...More

Thank jfgaff
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

I apologize for the lengthy wait time you experienced. We will keep on striving to find new ways to minimize the wait times during peak leaf season. Thank you for your feedback. We hope you will come back and visit us in the spring.

Reviewed October 14, 2017

We've been here a few times. Food is always fine. I haven't found that awesome dish yet, but its always good and the amazing view makes up for it. If you want a window seat be prepared to wait. They start serving lunch at 11:30...More

Thank Bryan S
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. We hope you will come back and try our variety of Chef inspired specials. Chef Kyle's short rib ragu with homemade pappardelle pasta and grilled toast points sure was a great hit...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017

We just came from a nice 3 mile hike to the top of pisgah mountain and finished the evening with a fantastic meal at the restaurant. As good as you will get anywhere in asheville and they have a view to beat them all. No...More

Thank Miguel C
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Fantastic! We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Please come back soon. The Mt Pisgah Hike is one of our teams favorite day hikes.

Reviewed October 13, 2017

The Pisgah Inn is perfectly located for those of us who got up at 5:00 a.m. to drive up into the Blue Ridge Mountains to see/photograph the sunrise, then hiked several trails only to realize we'd eaten up all our nuts in our packs. Like...More

Thank David R
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Thank you for such a detailed review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and recommend us to others. Hungry hikers welcome!!

Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We loved eating here! Great food with a great view! You have to try the fish and chips!!! Best thing on the menu! Service was great too!

Thank Jenny R
Ian D, Food and Beverage Director at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

We are delighted to hear about your experience! Thank you for the great review. The Fish and Chips are a keeper. Great picture of the golden fried Rainbow Trout fillets.

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Karen S
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Ian D | Property representative |
Yes! We will have a variety of different specials running all day on Saturday and Easter Sunday that will include Braised Lamb Shanks, Broiled Sea Scallops with citrus and herb butter, Salmon cakes, Quiche of the day and a... More
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Starshine24
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Ian D | Property representative |
We open for dinner on Saturday April 1 at 5:00 p.m, from then on it will be business as usual.
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ewright180
November 1, 2016|
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Response from VickyandDanny | Reviewed this property |
This is beginning to be fun - so I'll join in. A Google search revealed: Pisgah Inn & Restaurant is open from April 1-Oct 31.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $29
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-235-8228
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