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Mountain Aire Seafood & Steaks

9930 NC Hwy 16 South, West Jefferson, NC 28694
+1 336-982-3060
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
Oct 21, 2016
“A Good Lunch Stop”
Oct 17, 2016
“Good food and Service”
Closed Now
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American, Seafood, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
9930 NC Hwy 16 South, West Jefferson, NC 28694
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11 - 20 of 37 reviews

Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was a great place to eat! We had the flounder and clams and it was delicious with a perfectly baked potato and some wonderful hushpuppies! And the iced tea was great. They even had a small salad bar. Server was friendly and attentive and...More

Thank S E R
Reviewed January 20, 2015

We go up to West Jefferson to buy a Christmas tree every year, and we always stop in at Mountain Aire for dinner on the way home (it's also close to the Blue Ridge Parkway, Helton Creek, and the New River). We don't normally eat...More

1  Thank Ted N
Reviewed November 11, 2014

Mountain Aire Seafood and Steaks is a very good restaurant. They have good food. This pace is close to the Parkway so it is ten minutes from town.

1  Thank Devin D
Reviewed September 2, 2014

While camping at Raccoon Holler, we went to Mountain Aire and ordered both seafood & steaks. I had my doubts beforehand, this restaurant is somewhat remote in the mountains. All dinners were quite good.

Thank daffodilsunday
Reviewed August 17, 2014

We decided to give it another try.First time was good,second time bad and this time even worse.First the hushpuppies,3 words,greasy,cold and hard.We ordered the deluxe seafood platter and it was aweful. Looked good but was over cooked and greasy.It all tasted like it was cooked...More

Thank Blevins89
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Authentic NC BBQ with southern fixins (side dishes) staff is as sweet as their southern sweet tea never a bad choice

Thank NorthCarolinaTripgal
Reviewed January 20, 2014

Food was delicious. I loved the salad bar. Everything was fresh and there was a lot to choose from. Patrick loves the steaks, and grilled chicken. Always cooked perfect. Loads of seafood to choose from. Excellent!!! Sweet kind staff!!

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

Last year we stopped at this restaurant and had a really great meal of fried oysters and a fisherman's platter. The waiter and host were friendly and attentive. A year later we stopped by this past October and the food was just so so but...More

2  Thank Glenn O
Reviewed October 29, 2013

Got a take-out order - food was decent. The lady who took my order, Misty was very friendly and helpful and made sure I had all the condiments I need for our meal.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed August 14, 2013

We were looking forward to the "best hamburger in town" as we traveled through West Jefferson. The burger with grilled onions was the greasiest burger I've ever eaten in my life, coating the bun and pooling in the wax paper containing the sandwich. The fries...More

1  Thank vleake
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9930 NC Hwy 16 South, West Jefferson, NC 28694
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  West Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 336-982-3060
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